|Country||Kenya - SIR Ranking of Kenya||
|Subject Area and Category||Medicine|
|Publisher||Surgical Society of Kenya|
|Scope||The Annals of African Surgery ANN. AFR. SURG. (ISSN: 1999-9674 [print], ISSN: 2523-0816 [online]) is a bi-annual publication that aims to provide a medium for the exchange of current information between surgeons in the African region. The journal embraces surgery in all its aspects: basic science, clinical research, experimental research, and surgical education. The Annals of African Surgery will help surgeons in the region keep abreast of developing surgical innovations. This Ethics Policies document is intended to inform the public and all persons affiliated with The Annals of African Surgery of its general ethics policies. Types of articles published: -Original articles -Case reports -Case series -Reviews -Short communications -Letters to the editor -Commentaries Annals of African Surgery publishes manuscripts in the following fields: - Cardiac and thoracic surgery - General surgery - Neurosurgery - Oral and maxillofacial surgery - Trauma and orthopaedic surgery - Otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat surgery) - Paediatric surgery - Plastic and reconstructive surgery - Urology surgery - Gynaecologic surgery - Surgical education -Medical education -Global surgery - Health advocacy - Innovations in surgery - Basic sciences - Anatomical sciences - Genetic and molecular studies|
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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.
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.
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 document||Year||Value|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2008||0.000|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2009||0.056|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2010||0.111|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2011||0.078|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2012||0.025|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2013||0.060|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2014||0.038|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2015||0.054|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2016||0.065|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2018||0.182|
|Cites / Doc. (4 years)||2019||0.556|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2008||0.000|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2009||0.056|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2010||0.111|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2011||0.078|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2012||0.016|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2013||0.067|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2014||0.037|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2015||0.000|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2016||0.125|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2018||0.222|
|Cites / Doc. (3 years)||2019||0.333|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2008||0.000|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2009||0.056|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2010||0.111|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2011||0.121|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2012||0.000|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2013||0.078|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2014||0.038|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2015||0.000|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2016||0.000|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2018||0.333|
|Cites / Doc. (2 years)||2019||0.000|
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.
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 document||2008||0|
|External Cites per document||2009||0.056|
|External Cites per document||2010||0.074|
|External Cites per document||2011||0.039|
|External Cites per document||2012||0.016|
|External Cites per document||2013||0.067|
|External Cites per document||2014||0.037|
|External Cites per document||2015||0.000|
|External Cites per document||2016||0.125|
|External Cites per document||2018||0.222|
|External Cites per document||2019||0.333|
|Cites per document||2008||0.000|
|Cites per document||2009||0.056|
|Cites per document||2010||0.111|
|Cites per document||2011||0.078|
|Cites per document||2012||0.016|
|Cites per document||2013||0.067|
|Cites per document||2014||0.037|
|Cites per document||2015||0.000|
|Cites per document||2016||0.125|
|Cites per document||2018||0.222|
|Cites per document||2019||0.333|
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.
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.
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.