Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Evidence Based Care Journalopen access



Universities and research institutions in Iran
Media Ranking in Iran

Subject Area and Category


Mashhad University of Medical Sciences

Mashhad University of Medical Sciences in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



20082487, 2008370X





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The Evidence Based Care Journal (EBCJ) is an international, peer reviewed, scientific journal that seeks to promote the development and exchange of knowledge that is directly relevant to all spheres of patient care. The primary aim is to promote a high standard of clinically related scholarship which advances and supports patient care in practice. The Journal also aims to promote the international exchange of ideas and experience that draws from the different cultures in which practice takes place. Further, EBCJ seeks to enrich insight into clinical needs and the implications for patient care intervention and models of service delivery. Emphasis is placed on clinical practicality of research findings and strength of study design. EBCJ is essential reading for anyone involved in healthcare professions, whether clinicians, researchers, educators, managers, policy makers, or students. Contributions are welcomed from other health professionals on issues that have a direct impact on patient care. 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.

Health Policy2018Q4
Health Policy2019Q3
Health Policy2020Q3
Health Policy2021Q4
Health Policy2022Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2018Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2019Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2020Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2021Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2022Q3

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)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.323
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.397
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.707
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.756
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.875
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20221.195
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.323
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.397
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.707
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.719
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20221.207
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.323
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.397
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.662
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.531
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.850
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20221.031
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 Cites20160
Self Cites20176
Self Cites201813
Self Cites201913
Self Cites20207
Self Cites202121
Self Cites202230
Total Cites20160
Total Cites201710
Total Cites201825
Total Cites201970
Total Cites202072
Total Cites202169
Total Cites2022111
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 document20160
External Cites per document20170.143
External Cites per document20180.200
External Cites per document20190.594
External Cites per document20200.677
External Cites per document20210.505
External Cites per document20220.890
Cites per document20160.000
Cites per document20170.323
Cites per document20180.397
Cites per document20190.707
Cites per document20200.750
Cites per document20210.719
Cites per document20221.207
% 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 documents20160
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20183
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20211
Non-citable documents20221
Citable documents20160
Citable documents201728
Citable documents201860
Citable documents201996
Citable documents202096
Citable documents202195
Citable documents202291
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 documents20160
Uncited documents201722
Uncited documents201847
Uncited documents201953
Uncited documents202055
Uncited documents202159
Uncited documents202238
Cited documents20160
Cited documents20179
Cited documents201816
Cited documents201946
Cited documents202041
Cited documents202137
Cited documents202254
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