Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Hand Surgery

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
99
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Surgery
PublisherW. B. Saunders Co., Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN03635023, 15316564
Coverage1976-ongoing
Scope The Journal of Hand Surgery is essential reading for everyone involved in restoring the function to the hand and upper limb. Dedicated to the needs of hand, plastic, reconstructive and orthopaedic surgeons, it publishes the best selection of current papers on hand surgery. The journal regularly highlights key developments in a range of original, authoritative and highly informative articles written by distinguished experts from around the world. Rapid coverage of the latest research, techniques, trends and ideas to make sure you stay up-to-date
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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 Medicine1999Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2000Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2001Q1
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
19990.711
20000.719
20010.963
20021.243
20031.074
20041.139
20051.152
20061.211
20071.019
20081.345
20091.267
20101.143
20111.130
20121.140
20131.287
20141.284
20151.220
20161.053
20171.090
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)19990.909
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.117
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.569
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.554
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.570
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.611
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.941
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.081
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.877
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.051
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.079
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.029
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.192
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.066
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.231
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.177
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.917
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.876
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.909
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.108
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.466
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.426
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.556
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.919
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.914
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.805
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.995
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.140
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.900
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.865
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.022
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.034
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.164
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.022
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.815
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.864
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.848
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.971
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.322
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.264
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.388
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.476
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.513
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.723
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.614
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.861
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.811
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.727
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.578
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.891
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.906
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.960
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.845
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.690
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.674
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 Cites199993
Self Cites2000125
Self Cites2001102
Self Cites2002123
Self Cites2003114
Self Cites2004113
Self Cites2005174
Self Cites2006186
Self Cites2007219
Self Cites2008244
Self Cites2009271
Self Cites2010295
Self Cites2011282
Self Cites2012320
Self Cites2013394
Self Cites2014363
Self Cites2015411
Self Cites2016243
Self Cites2017209
Total Cites1999480
Total Cites2000566
Total Cites2001705
Total Cites2002669
Total Cites2003669
Total Cites2004658
Total Cites2005856
Total Cites2006932
Total Cites20071047
Total Cites20081271
Total Cites20091517
Total Cites20101385
Total Cites20111572
Total Cites20121814
Total Cites20132083
Total Cites20142251
Total Cites20152190
Total Cites20161918
Total Cites20171730
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 document19990.733
External Cites per document20000.863
External Cites per document20011.254
External Cites per document20021.164
External Cites per document20031.291
External Cites per document20041.253
External Cites per document20051.529
External Cites per document20061.532
External Cites per document20071.428
External Cites per document20081.612
External Cites per document20091.757
External Cites per document20101.495
External Cites per document20111.530
External Cites per document20121.666
External Cites per document20131.649
External Cites per document20141.815
External Cites per document20151.643
External Cites per document20161.585
External Cites per document20171.639
Cites per document19990.909
Cites per document20001.108
Cites per document20011.466
Cites per document20021.426
Cites per document20031.556
Cites per document20041.513
Cites per document20051.919
Cites per document20061.914
Cites per document20071.805
Cites per document20081.995
Cites per document20092.140
Cites per document20101.900
Cites per document20111.865
Cites per document20122.022
Cites per document20132.034
Cites per document20142.164
Cites per document20152.022
Cites per document20161.815
Cites per document20171.864
% 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
19991.97
20008.28
20014.85
20026.92
20033.61
200416.85
20056.44
20062.57
20070.43
20080.35
20090.34
20105.04
20116.56
201210.64
201311.03
201410.11
201511.54
201612.37
20178.84
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 documents199963
Non-citable documents200057
Non-citable documents200160
Non-citable documents200256
Non-citable documents200351
Non-citable documents200455
Non-citable documents200557
Non-citable documents200659
Non-citable documents200772
Non-citable documents200872
Non-citable documents200985
Non-citable documents201083
Non-citable documents2011111
Non-citable documents2012136
Non-citable documents2013189
Non-citable documents2014231
Non-citable documents2015277
Non-citable documents2016301
Non-citable documents2017286
Citable documents1999528
Citable documents2000511
Citable documents2001481
Citable documents2002469
Citable documents2003430
Citable documents2004435
Citable documents2005446
Citable documents2006487
Citable documents2007580
Citable documents2008637
Citable documents2009709
Citable documents2010729
Citable documents2011843
Citable documents2012897
Citable documents20131024
Citable documents20141040
Citable documents20151083
Citable documents20161057
Citable documents2017928
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 documents1999352
Uncited documents2000304
Uncited documents2001242
Uncited documents2002239
Uncited documents2003220
Uncited documents2004207
Uncited documents2005203
Uncited documents2006209
Uncited documents2007246
Uncited documents2008270
Uncited documents2009294
Uncited documents2010309
Uncited documents2011404
Uncited documents2012400
Uncited documents2013475
Uncited documents2014516
Uncited documents2015566
Uncited documents2016621
Uncited documents2017563
Cited documents1999239
Cited documents2000264
Cited documents2001299
Cited documents2002286
Cited documents2003261
Cited documents2004283
Cited documents2005300
Cited documents2006337
Cited documents2007406
Cited documents2008439
Cited documents2009500
Cited documents2010503
Cited documents2011550
Cited documents2012633
Cited documents2013738
Cited documents2014755
Cited documents2015794
Cited documents2016737
Cited documents2017651
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