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European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category


SAGE Publications Ltd



Publication type



20488726, 20488734





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European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care publishes high quality peer-reviewed material, both clinical and scientific, on all aspects of acute cardiac care such as acute coronary syndromes, cardiogenic shock, cardiac arrest, cardiac arrhythmias and acute heart failure. It offers a unique integrative approach combining the expertise of the different subspecialties of cardiology, emergency and intensive care medicine in the management of patients with acute cardiovascular syndromes. The journal includes articles that discuss interdisciplinary daily clinical practice, with space also dedicated to educational materials such as reviews, clinical case discussions, practical tips & tricks, how-to articles. 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.

Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2013Q3
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2014Q2
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2015Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2016Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2017Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2018Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2019Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2020Q1
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2013Q2
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2014Q2
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2015Q1
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2016Q1
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2017Q1
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2018Q1
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2019Q1
Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine2020Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2020Q1

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)20130.545
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.913
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.206
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.623
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.702
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.810
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.653
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.927
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.545
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.913
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.206
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.729
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.673
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.827
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.795
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.545
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.913
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.387
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.630
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.660
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.886
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.823
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.625
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 Cites20132
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20165
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20200
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201318
Total Cites2014153
Total Cites2015404
Total Cites2016453
Total Cites2017556
Total Cites2018701
Total Cites2019738
Total Cites2020627
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 document20130.500
External Cites per document20141.937
External Cites per document20153.242
External Cites per document20162.783
External Cites per document20172.752
External Cites per document20182.958
External Cites per document20192.964
External Cites per document20203.408
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.545
Cites per document20141.913
Cites per document20153.206
Cites per document20162.729
Cites per document20172.673
Cites per document20182.827
Cites per document20192.795
Cites per document20203.167
% 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 documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents201811
Non-citable documents201915
Non-citable documents202014
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201332
Citable documents201479
Citable documents2015124
Citable documents2016161
Citable documents2017202
Citable documents2018237
Citable documents2019249
Citable documents2020184
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 documents201322
Uncited documents201429
Uncited documents201533
Uncited documents201635
Uncited documents201757
Uncited documents201872
Uncited documents201983
Uncited documents202052
Cited documents20120
Cited documents201311
Cited documents201451
Cited documents201593
Cited documents2016131
Cited documents2017151
Cited documents2018176
Cited documents2019181
Cited documents2020146
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