Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Mosby Inc.

H-Index

201

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

00225223, 1097685X

Coverage

1959-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

jtcvs@aats.org

Scope

The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery presents original, peer-reviewed articles on diseases of the heart, great vessels, lungs and thorax with emphasis on surgical interventions. An official publication of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery and The Western Thoracic Surgical Association, the Journal focuses on techniques and developments in acquired cardiac surgery, congenital cardiac repair, thoracic procedures, heart and lung transplantation, mechanical circulatory support and other procedures. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine1999Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2000Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2001Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2002Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2003Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2004Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2005Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2006Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2007Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2008Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2009Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2010Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2011Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2012Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2013Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2014Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2015Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2016Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2017Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2018Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2019Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2020Q1
Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine2021Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine1999Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2000Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2001Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2002Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2003Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2004Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2005Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2006Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2007Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2008Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2009Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2010Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2011Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2012Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2013Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2014Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2015Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2016Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2017Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2018Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2019Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2020Q1
Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine2021Q1
Surgery1999Q1
Surgery2000Q1
Surgery2001Q1
Surgery2002Q1
Surgery2003Q1
Surgery2004Q1
Surgery2005Q1
Surgery2006Q1
Surgery2007Q1
Surgery2008Q1
Surgery2009Q1
Surgery2010Q1
Surgery2011Q1
Surgery2012Q1
Surgery2013Q1
Surgery2014Q1
Surgery2015Q1
Surgery2016Q1
Surgery2017Q1
Surgery2018Q1
Surgery2019Q1
Surgery2020Q1
Surgery2021Q1
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
19991.105
20001.974
20012.205
20021.904
20031.728
20041.747
20051.904
20061.939
20071.750
20081.437
20091.556
20101.826
20112.080
20122.086
20132.303
20142.704
20152.568
20162.380
20172.297
20181.836
20191.608
20201.458
20211.389
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
1999407
2000385
2001458
2002446
2003707
2004527
2005646
2006728
2007824
2008682
2009694
2010845
2011711
2012747
2013791
20141161
20151028
2016961
20171058
20181472
20191277
20201519
20212018
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)19992.882
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20002.905
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20013.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20023.048
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.961
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.755
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.954
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.069
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.676
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.299
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.393
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.463
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.628
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.738
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.812
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.511
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.347
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.011
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.917
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.348
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.319
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20211.589
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.882
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.706
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20013.103
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.927
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.905
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.656
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.897
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.015
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.539
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.113
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.152
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.389
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.524
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.615
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.672
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.858
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.506
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.282
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.902
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.616
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.278
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20211.514
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19992.442
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.663
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.817
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.725
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.700
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.460
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.815
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.771
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.299
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.818
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.443
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.373
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.535
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.673
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.756
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.393
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.536
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.546
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.186
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.178
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20211.414
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 Cites1999310
Self Cites2000310
Self Cites2001309
Self Cites2002276
Self Cites2003531
Self Cites2004426
Self Cites2005454
Self Cites2006491
Self Cites2007454
Self Cites2008377
Self Cites2009367
Self Cites2010501
Self Cites2011478
Self Cites2012532
Self Cites2013552
Self Cites2014899
Self Cites2015872
Self Cites2016764
Self Cites2017767
Self Cites2018810
Self Cites2019695
Self Cites2020632
Self Cites20211050
Total Cites19993606
Total Cites20003282
Total Cites20013782
Total Cites20023659
Total Cites20033744
Total Cites20044279
Total Cites20054867
Total Cites20065668
Total Cites20074827
Total Cites20084644
Total Cites20094807
Total Cites20105255
Total Cites20115606
Total Cites20125884
Total Cites20136154
Total Cites20146428
Total Cites20156764
Total Cites20166799
Total Cites20175990
Total Cites20184925
Total Cites20194463
Total Cites20204758
Total Cites20216462
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 document19993.130
External Cites per document20002.975
External Cites per document20013.365
External Cites per document20023.053
External Cites per document20032.734
External Cites per document20042.788
External Cites per document20053.186
External Cites per document20063.329
External Cites per document20072.840
External Cites per document20082.488
External Cites per document20092.777
External Cites per document20103.032
External Cites per document20113.246
External Cites per document20123.316
External Cites per document20133.559
External Cites per document20143.659
External Cites per document20153.316
External Cites per document20163.480
External Cites per document20173.432
External Cites per document20183.793
External Cites per document20193.364
External Cites per document20203.503
External Cites per document20214.340
Cites per document19992.882
Cites per document20002.706
Cites per document20013.103
Cites per document20022.927
Cites per document20032.905
Cites per document20042.656
Cites per document20052.897
Cites per document20063.015
Cites per document20072.539
Cites per document20082.113
Cites per document20092.152
Cites per document20102.389
Cites per document20112.524
Cites per document20122.615
Cites per document20132.672
Cites per document20142.858
Cites per document20152.506
Cites per document20162.282
Cites per document20171.902
Cites per document20181.616
Cites per document20191.278
Cites per document20201.250
Cites per document20211.514
% 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
19990.00
20006.23
200111.57
20025.61
200314.43
200415.37
200512.69
20068.93
20079.47
20088.65
20098.93
201010.30
201113.36
20129.91
201310.75
201413.52
20157.78
20167.18
20179.17
20188.29
20199.01
20209.28
20219.51
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 documents1999198
Non-citable documents2000214
Non-citable documents2001187
Non-citable documents2002142
Non-citable documents2003114
Non-citable documents2004229
Non-citable documents2005295
Non-citable documents2006325
Non-citable documents2007361
Non-citable documents2008483
Non-citable documents2009635
Non-citable documents2010632
Non-citable documents2011641
Non-citable documents2012636
Non-citable documents2013729
Non-citable documents2014738
Non-citable documents2015922
Non-citable documents20161246
Non-citable documents20171628
Non-citable documents20181962
Non-citable documents20192371
Non-citable documents20202629
Non-citable documents20213021
Citable documents19991053
Citable documents2000999
Citable documents20011032
Citable documents20021108
Citable documents20031175
Citable documents20041382
Citable documents20051385
Citable documents20061555
Citable documents20071540
Citable documents20081715
Citable documents20091599
Citable documents20101568
Citable documents20111580
Citable documents20121614
Citable documents20131574
Citable documents20141511
Citable documents20151777
Citable documents20161734
Citable documents20171522
Citable documents20181085
Citable documents20191120
Citable documents20201178
Citable documents20211247
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 documents1999415
Uncited documents2000422
Uncited documents2001389
Uncited documents2002400
Uncited documents2003403
Uncited documents2004553
Uncited documents2005565
Uncited documents2006606
Uncited documents2007738
Uncited documents2008958
Uncited documents2009995
Uncited documents2010988
Uncited documents2011972
Uncited documents2012930
Uncited documents2013968
Uncited documents2014931
Uncited documents20151189
Uncited documents20161404
Uncited documents20171679
Uncited documents20181804
Uncited documents20192243
Uncited documents20202482
Uncited documents20212816
Cited documents1999836
Cited documents2000791
Cited documents2001830
Cited documents2002850
Cited documents2003886
Cited documents20041058
Cited documents20051115
Cited documents20061274
Cited documents20071163
Cited documents20081240
Cited documents20091239
Cited documents20101212
Cited documents20111249
Cited documents20121320
Cited documents20131335
Cited documents20141318
Cited documents20151510
Cited documents20161576
Cited documents20171471
Cited documents20181243
Cited documents20191248
Cited documents20201325
Cited documents20211452
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