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Annals of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolismopen access


South Korea

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

Subject Area and Category


Korean society of pediatric endocrinology



Publication type



22871012, 22871292


2015-2016, 2018-2023



How to publish in this journal


The Annals of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism Journal is the official publication of the Korean Society of Pediatric Endocrinology. Its formal abbreviated title is “Ann Pediatr Endocrinol Metab”. It is a peer-reviewed open access journal of medicine published in English. The journal was launched in 1996 under the title of ‘Journal of Korean Society of Pediatric Endocrinology’ until 2011 (pISSN 1226-2242). Since 2012, the title is now changed to ‘Annals of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism’. The Journal is published four times per year on the last day of March, June, September, and December. It is widely distributed for free to members of the Korean Society of Pediatric Endocrinology, medical schools, libraries, and academic institutions. The journal is indexed/tracked/covered by web sites of PubMed Central, PubMed, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, EBSCO, EMBASE, KoreaMed, KoMCI, KCI, Science Central, DOI/CrossRef, Directory of Open Access Journals(DOAJ), and Google Scholar. The aims of Annals of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism are to contribute to the advancements in the fields of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism through the scientific reviews and interchange of all of pediatric endocrinology and metabolism. It aims to reflect the latest clinical, translational, and basic research trends from worldwide valuable achievements. In addition, genome research, epidemiology, public education and clinical practice guidelines in each country are welcomed for publication. The Journal particularly focuses on research conducted with Asian-Pacific children whose genetic and environmental backgrounds are different from those of the Western. Area of specific interest include the following : Growth, puberty, glucose metabolism including diabetes mellitus, obesity, nutrition, disorders of sexual development, pituitary, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal cortex, bone or other endocrine and metabolic disorders from infancy through adolescence. 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.

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Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2022Q3
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism2023Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2018Q2
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2019Q2
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2020Q2
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2021Q2
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2022Q2
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2023Q2

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)20161.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.833
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.491
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.677
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20212.527
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20222.254
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20232.291
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.833
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.481
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.563
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20212.527
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20222.112
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20232.217
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.889
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.279
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.563
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.545
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20222.078
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20232.128
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 Cites20160
Self Cites20181
Self Cites20191
Self Cites20203
Self Cites202112
Self Cites202238
Self Cites202336
Total Cites20150
Total Cites20163
Total Cites201834
Total Cites201977
Total Cites2020136
Total Cites2021331
Total Cites2022283
Total Cites2023306
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 document20161.000
External Cites per document20182.750
External Cites per document20191.462
External Cites per document20201.529
External Cites per document20212.435
External Cites per document20221.828
External Cites per document20231.957
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20161.000
Cites per document20182.833
Cites per document20191.481
Cites per document20201.563
Cites per document20212.527
Cites per document20222.112
Cites per document20232.217
% 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 documents20160
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20204
Non-citable documents20215
Non-citable documents20228
Non-citable documents202315
Citable documents20150
Citable documents20163
Citable documents201812
Citable documents201949
Citable documents202083
Citable documents2021126
Citable documents2022126
Citable documents2023123
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 documents20160
Uncited documents20181
Uncited documents201920
Uncited documents202030
Uncited documents202138
Uncited documents202237
Uncited documents202345
Cited documents20150
Cited documents20163
Cited documents201811
Cited documents201932
Cited documents202057
Cited documents202193
Cited documents202297
Cited documents202393
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