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European Spine Journal

Country Germany  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Germany
114
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Surgery
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Publication typeJournals
ISSN14320932, 09406719
Coverage1992-ongoing
Scope European Spine Journal is a publication founded in response to the increasing trend toward specialization in spinal surgery. The Journal is devoted to spine surgery and all related disciplines, including functional and surgical anatomy of the spine, biomechanics and pathophysiology, diagnostic procedures, and neurology. The aim of European Spine Journal is to support the further development of highly innovative European spine surgery and to provide an integrated and balanced view of diagnostic, research and treatment procedures that will enhance effective collaboration among specialists worldwide.
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Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine1999Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2000Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2001Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2002Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2003Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2004Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2005Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2006Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2007Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2008Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2009Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2010Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2011Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2012Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2013Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2014Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2015Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2016Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2017Q1
Surgery1999Q1
Surgery2000Q1
Surgery2001Q1
Surgery2002Q1
Surgery2003Q1
Surgery2004Q1
Surgery2005Q1
Surgery2006Q1
Surgery2007Q1
Surgery2008Q1
Surgery2009Q1
Surgery2010Q1
Surgery2011Q1
Surgery2012Q1
Surgery2013Q1
Surgery2014Q1
Surgery2015Q1
Surgery2016Q1
Surgery2017Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
19990.490
20000.714
20010.646
20020.961
20031.196
20041.073
20051.704
20061.179
20071.103
20081.348
20091.519
20101.503
20111.469
20121.590
20131.581
20141.542
20151.350
20161.664
20171.535
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)19990.748
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.142
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.322
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.834
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.079
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.291
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.624
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.053
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.571
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.803
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.961
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.128
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.026
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.081
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.925
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.038
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.778
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.882
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.794
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.748
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.154
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.243
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.835
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.141
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.026
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.640
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.774
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.368
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.772
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.969
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.866
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.795
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.795
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.762
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.902
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.472
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.837
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.656
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.584
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.029
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.112
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.639
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.885
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.930
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.204
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.261
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.762
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.563
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.545
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.301
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.401
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.560
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.512
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.192
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.527
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.599
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199919
Self Cites200050
Self Cites200141
Self Cites200245
Self Cites200362
Self Cites200456
Self Cites2005104
Self Cites2006170
Self Cites2007181
Self Cites2008274
Self Cites2009312
Self Cites2010260
Self Cites2011283
Self Cites2012469
Self Cites2013560
Self Cites2014701
Self Cites2015454
Self Cites2016698
Self Cites2017585
Total Cites1999181
Total Cites2000285
Total Cites2001333
Total Cites2002499
Total Cites2003638
Total Cites2004624
Total Cites2005879
Total Cites20061007
Total Cites20071224
Total Cites20081868
Total Cites20092274
Total Cites20102250
Total Cites20112303
Total Cites20122689
Total Cites20133071
Total Cites20143694
Total Cites20153382
Total Cites20163793
Total Cites20173710
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19990.669
External Cites per document20000.951
External Cites per document20011.090
External Cites per document20021.669
External Cites per document20031.933
External Cites per document20041.844
External Cites per document20052.327
External Cites per document20062.306
External Cites per document20072.017
External Cites per document20082.365
External Cites per document20092.561
External Cites per document20102.535
External Cites per document20112.451
External Cites per document20122.308
External Cites per document20132.258
External Cites per document20142.351
External Cites per document20152.140
External Cites per document20162.315
External Cites per document20172.237
Cites per document19990.748
Cites per document20001.154
Cites per document20011.243
Cites per document20021.835
Cites per document20032.141
Cites per document20042.026
Cites per document20052.640
Cites per document20062.774
Cites per document20072.368
Cites per document20082.772
Cites per document20092.969
Cites per document20102.866
Cites per document20112.795
Cites per document20122.795
Cites per document20132.762
Cites per document20142.902
Cites per document20152.472
Cites per document20162.837
Cites per document20172.656
% 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
199913.40
200015.45
200118.35
200220.16
200316.81
200419.70
200523.68
200619.93
200716.56
200822.10
200921.09
201015.68
201117.34
201218.45
201315.30
201418.82
201520.59
201624.31
201720.07
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents199915
Non-citable documents200028
Non-citable documents200136
Non-citable documents200244
Non-citable documents200345
Non-citable documents200444
Non-citable documents200542
Non-citable documents200640
Non-citable documents200763
Non-citable documents200888
Non-citable documents2009111
Non-citable documents2010109
Non-citable documents201194
Non-citable documents201287
Non-citable documents2013101
Non-citable documents2014138
Non-citable documents2015187
Non-citable documents2016183
Non-citable documents2017200
Citable documents1999242
Citable documents2000247
Citable documents2001268
Citable documents2002272
Citable documents2003298
Citable documents2004308
Citable documents2005333
Citable documents2006363
Citable documents2007517
Citable documents2008674
Citable documents2009766
Citable documents2010785
Citable documents2011824
Citable documents2012962
Citable documents20131112
Citable documents20141273
Citable documents20151368
Citable documents20161337
Citable documents20171397
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents1999155
Uncited documents2000146
Uncited documents2001148
Uncited documents2002131
Uncited documents2003143
Uncited documents2004146
Uncited documents2005136
Uncited documents2006135
Uncited documents2007187
Uncited documents2008229
Uncited documents2009249
Uncited documents2010254
Uncited documents2011270
Uncited documents2012299
Uncited documents2013354
Uncited documents2014409
Uncited documents2015548
Uncited documents2016440
Uncited documents2017503
Cited documents1999102
Cited documents2000129
Cited documents2001156
Cited documents2002185
Cited documents2003200
Cited documents2004206
Cited documents2005239
Cited documents2006268
Cited documents2007393
Cited documents2008533
Cited documents2009628
Cited documents2010640
Cited documents2011648
Cited documents2012750
Cited documents2013859
Cited documents20141002
Cited documents20151007
Cited documents20161080
Cited documents20171094
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