Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Iranian Journal of Neonatologyopen access



Universities and research institutions in Iran

Subject Area and Category


Mashhad University of Medical Sciences

Mashhad University of Medical Sciences in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



22517510, 23222158





How to publish in this journal


The aim of the Iranian Journal of Neonatology (IJN) is to disseminate new medical knowledge via publishing original articles relating to ba- sic and clinical research in neonatology and perinatology from across the globe.This peer reviewed open access journal covers all aspect of neonatal- perinatal medicine and to promote healthcare and management of newborn infants, pregnant women as well as the family of the neonate.Although other journals also publish such papers, IJN is the only Iranian journal dedicated exclusively to neonatology in its broadest sense. In this era of rapid growth in research and medical advancements in the field of neonatal health, there was a need for a comprehensive journal in this field. 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.

Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2014Q4
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2015Q4
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2016Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2017Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2018Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2019Q4
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2020Q3

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)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.208
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.154
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.380
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.326
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.353
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.342
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.477
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.208
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.154
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.380
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.317
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.310
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.305
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.465
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.208
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.154
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.342
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.217
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.247
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.299
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.385
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 Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20151
Self Cites201610
Self Cites20174
Self Cites20185
Self Cites201913
Self Cites20205
Total Cites20130
Total Cites20145
Total Cites20158
Total Cites201638
Total Cites201738
Total Cites201845
Total Cites201946
Total Cites202079
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 document20130
External Cites per document20140.208
External Cites per document20150.135
External Cites per document20160.280
External Cites per document20170.283
External Cites per document20180.276
External Cites per document20190.219
External Cites per document20200.435
Cites per document20130.000
Cites per document20140.208
Cites per document20150.154
Cites per document20160.380
Cites per document20170.317
Cites per document20180.310
Cites per document20190.305
Cites per document20200.465
% 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 documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Citable documents20130
Citable documents201424
Citable documents201552
Citable documents2016100
Citable documents2017120
Citable documents2018145
Citable documents2019151
Citable documents2020170
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 documents20130
Uncited documents201421
Uncited documents201545
Uncited documents201673
Uncited documents201796
Uncited documents2018115
Uncited documents2019115
Uncited documents2020120
Cited documents20130
Cited documents20143
Cited documents20157
Cited documents201627
Cited documents201724
Cited documents201830
Cited documents201936
Cited documents202050
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