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Korean Journal of Medical Educationopen access


South Korea

Universities and research institutions in South Korea
Media Ranking in South Korea

Subject Area and Category


Korean Society of Medical Education



Publication type



2005727X, 20057288





How to publish in this journal


The journal seeks to provide theoretical foundations, practical analysis, and up-to-date developments in health professional education: Curriculum development Teaching and learning Student assessment Educational evaluation Educational management and policy The journal welcomes high-quality papers on all levels of health professional education, including: Undergraduate education Postgraduate training Continuous professional development Interprofessional education. 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.

Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3

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)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.421
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.494
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.593
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.807
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.342
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20211.770
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20222.051
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.421
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.494
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.593
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.036
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.208
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20211.733
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20221.980
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.421
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.494
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.773
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.955
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.127
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20211.559
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20221.924
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 Cites20150
Self Cites20166
Self Cites201715
Self Cites20186
Self Cites201912
Self Cites20206
Self Cites202116
Self Cites20222
Total Cites20150
Total Cites201616
Total Cites201741
Total Cites201867
Total Cites2019116
Total Cites2020122
Total Cites2021182
Total Cites2022198
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 document20150
External Cites per document20160.303
External Cites per document20170.347
External Cites per document20180.604
External Cites per document20191.010
External Cites per document20201.247
External Cites per document20211.711
External Cites per document20222.108
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20160.421
Cites per document20170.494
Cites per document20180.593
Cites per document20191.036
Cites per document20201.208
Cites per document20211.733
Cites per document20221.980
% 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 documents20150
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20178
Non-citable documents201812
Non-citable documents20199
Non-citable documents20208
Non-citable documents20218
Non-citable documents20227
Citable documents20150
Citable documents201633
Citable documents201775
Citable documents2018101
Citable documents2019103
Citable documents202093
Citable documents202197
Citable documents202293
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 documents20150
Uncited documents201625
Uncited documents201754
Uncited documents201881
Uncited documents201957
Uncited documents202053
Uncited documents202137
Uncited documents202241
Cited documents20150
Cited documents201613
Cited documents201729
Cited documents201832
Cited documents201955
Cited documents202048
Cited documents202168
Cited documents202259
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