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Caspian Journal of Internal Medicineopen access



Universities and research institutions in Iran

Subject Area and Category


Babol University of Medical Sciences

Babol University of Medical Sciences in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



20086164, 20086172





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Caspian Journal of Internal Medicine (CJIM) is an international journal which works within the area of medical sciences and biology. It is designed for all doctors, researchers, and health workers regardless of their medical specialities. CIJM encourages submission of previously unpublished original clinical or experimental research articles of special relevance. As CJIM continues to grow, the main values of the art and science of medicine will continue to steer policy and practice to enhance health care by fostering professionalism as its mission-vision. All manuscripts must pass strict peer-review and only papers that are rated of top-notched scientific quality are accepted. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Internal Medicine2011Q4
Internal Medicine2012Q4
Internal Medicine2013Q4
Internal Medicine2014Q3
Internal Medicine2015Q3
Internal Medicine2016Q2
Internal Medicine2017Q3
Internal Medicine2018Q3
Internal Medicine2019Q3
Internal Medicine2020Q3

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.028
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.164
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.538
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.174
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.508
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.214
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.383
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.412
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.662
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.028
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.164
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.632
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.184
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.642
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.506
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.386
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.351
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.642
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.028
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.164
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.155
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.635
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.253
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.257
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.459
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.256
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.194
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.201
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20100
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20124
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20147
Self Cites201520
Self Cites201616
Self Cites201714
Self Cites201815
Self Cites20198
Self Cites20206
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20111
Total Cites201212
Total Cites201319
Total Cites201484
Total Cites2015174
Total Cites2016225
Total Cites2017241
Total Cites2018237
Total Cites2019254
Total Cites2020330
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20100
External Cites per document20110.000
External Cites per document20120.110
External Cites per document20130.133
External Cites per document20140.606
External Cites per document20151.132
External Cites per document20161.633
External Cites per document20171.555
External Cites per document20181.432
External Cites per document20191.414
External Cites per document20201.696
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.028
Cites per document20120.164
Cites per document20130.143
Cites per document20140.632
Cites per document20151.184
Cites per document20161.642
Cites per document20171.506
Cites per document20181.386
Cites per document20191.351
Cites per document20201.642
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents201511
Non-citable documents20169
Non-citable documents201714
Non-citable documents201816
Non-citable documents201914
Non-citable documents202010
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201136
Citable documents201273
Citable documents2013128
Citable documents2014127
Citable documents2015136
Citable documents2016128
Citable documents2017146
Citable documents2018155
Citable documents2019174
Citable documents2020191
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20100
Uncited documents201135
Uncited documents201265
Uncited documents2013120
Uncited documents201484
Uncited documents201570
Uncited documents201666
Uncited documents201768
Uncited documents201886
Uncited documents201988
Uncited documents202073
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20111
Cited documents20128
Cited documents201313
Cited documents201449
Cited documents201577
Cited documents201671
Cited documents201792
Cited documents201885
Cited documents2019100
Cited documents2020128
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