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Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseaseopen access



Universities and research institutions in Switzerland

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Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease publishes on all tropical diseases of global significance, as well as neglected tropical diseases as defined from time-to-time by the World Health Organization. The scope of the journal includes, but is not limited to: Clinical tropical medicine; Tropical public health; Tropical infectious diseases; Parasitology and entomology; Bacteriology, mycology and virology; Epidemiological and social science studies; Chemotherapy and pharmacology; Immunology; Disease prevention, control and elimination; Emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases; Emerging public health threats; Global health and One Health. 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.

Immunology and Microbiology (miscellaneous) 2019Q2
Immunology and Microbiology (miscellaneous) 2020Q2
Immunology and Microbiology (miscellaneous) 2021Q2
Infectious Diseases2019Q2
Infectious Diseases2020Q2
Infectious Diseases2021Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2019Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2020Q1
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2021Q1

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)20170.750
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.264
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.164
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.024
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20213.542
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.264
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.164
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.042
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20213.611
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.264
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.209
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.101
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20213.591
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 Cites20170
Self Cites201825
Self Cites201940
Self Cites202053
Self Cites202198
Total Cites20160
Total Cites20176
Total Cites201891
Total Cites2019422
Total Cites20201007
Total Cites20211636
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 document20170.857
External Cites per document20180.930
External Cites per document20192.000
External Cites per document20202.926
External Cites per document20213.456
Cites per document20160.000
Cites per document20170.750
Cites per document20181.264
Cites per document20192.164
Cites per document20203.042
Cites per document20213.611
% 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 documents20171
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20194
Non-citable documents20205
Non-citable documents20218
Citable documents20160
Citable documents20177
Citable documents201871
Citable documents2019191
Citable documents2020326
Citable documents2021445
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 documents20174
Uncited documents201832
Uncited documents201940
Uncited documents202070
Uncited documents202181
Cited documents20160
Cited documents20174
Cited documents201840
Cited documents2019155
Cited documents2020261
Cited documents2021372
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