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Insights into Imagingopen access



Universities and research institutions in Germany
Media Ranking in Germany

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Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH



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Insights into Imaging is a peer-reviewed, online gold open access journal published under the brand SpringerOpen. Owned by the European Society of Radiology (ESR), Insights into Imaging specializes in critical reviews, guidelines and policy statements, and is dedicated to education and strategies in radiology. It continuously updates scientific and best-practice knowledge in radiology through the publication of original articles and state of the art reviews, opinions, along with recommendations and statements from the leading radiological societies in Europe. 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.

Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2013Q2
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2014Q1
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2015Q1
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2016Q2
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2017Q1
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2018Q1
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2019Q1
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2020Q1
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2021Q1
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Imaging2022Q1

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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.763
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.523
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.010
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.155
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.008
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.780
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.070
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20205.193
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20216.776
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20226.537
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.763
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.523
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.010
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.834
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.005
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.725
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.136
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20205.517
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20216.814
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20224.830
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.763
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.523
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.519
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.954
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.924
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.793
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.236
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20205.275
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20215.028
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20224.682
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20136
Self Cites20147
Self Cites201512
Self Cites201621
Self Cites201718
Self Cites201829
Self Cites201953
Self Cites202052
Self Cites202158
Self Cites202284
Total Cites20120
Total Cites2013104
Total Cites2014323
Total Cites2015578
Total Cites2016564
Total Cites2017589
Total Cites2018678
Total Cites2019852
Total Cites20201440
Total Cites20212303
Total Cites20222101
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 document20120
External Cites per document20131.719
External Cites per document20142.633
External Cites per document20153.110
External Cites per document20162.935
External Cites per document20173.037
External Cites per document20183.688
External Cites per document20193.898
External Cites per document20205.338
External Cites per document20216.662
External Cites per document20224.691
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20131.763
Cites per document20142.523
Cites per document20153.010
Cites per document20162.834
Cites per document20173.005
Cites per document20183.725
Cites per document20194.136
Cites per document20205.517
Cites per document20216.814
Cites per document20224.830
% 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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents201510
Non-citable documents201614
Non-citable documents20178
Non-citable documents20186
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20201
Non-citable documents20211
Non-citable documents20225
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201357
Citable documents2014120
Citable documents2015182
Citable documents2016185
Citable documents2017188
Citable documents2018176
Citable documents2019205
Citable documents2020260
Citable documents2021337
Citable documents2022430
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 documents20120
Uncited documents201319
Uncited documents201436
Uncited documents201547
Uncited documents201638
Uncited documents201736
Uncited documents201831
Uncited documents201932
Uncited documents202038
Uncited documents202154
Uncited documents202262
Cited documents20120
Cited documents201340
Cited documents201492
Cited documents2015145
Cited documents2016161
Cited documents2017160
Cited documents2018151
Cited documents2019174
Cited documents2020223
Cited documents2021284
Cited documents2022373
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