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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
160
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Surgery
PublisherWilliams & Wilkins Co.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00321052
Coverage1965-ongoing
Scope For more than 60 years Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery® has been the one consistently excellent reference for every specialist who uses plastic surgery techniques or works in conjunction with a plastic surgeon. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery® , the official journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, is a benefit of Society membership, and is also available on a subscription basis. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery® brings subscribers up-to-the-minute reports on the latest techniques and follow-up for all areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery, including breast reconstruction, experimental studies, maxillofacial reconstruction, hand and microsurgery, burn repair, cosmetic surgery, as well as news on medicolegal issues.

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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
Surgery1999Q1
Surgery2000Q1
Surgery2001Q1
Surgery2002Q1
Surgery2003Q1
Surgery2004Q1
Surgery2005Q1
Surgery2006Q1
Surgery2007Q1
Surgery2008Q1
Surgery2009Q1
Surgery2010Q1
Surgery2011Q1
Surgery2012Q1
Surgery2013Q1
Surgery2014Q1
Surgery2015Q1
Surgery2016Q1
Surgery2017Q1
Surgery2018Q1
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
19990.749
20000.985
20011.049
20021.006
20031.156
20041.172
20051.118
20061.303
20071.363
20081.695
20091.650
20101.749
20111.803
20122.079
20132.191
20142.012
20151.907
20161.694
20171.731
20181.752
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)19991.204
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.728
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.952
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.992
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.085
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.287
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.313
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.438
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.798
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.946
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.386
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.349
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.848
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.285
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.717
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.781
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.554
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.392
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.814
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.204
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.512
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.734
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.852
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.947
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.978
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.164
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.160
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.406
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.741
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.958
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.377
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.816
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.166
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.670
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.559
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.330
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.262
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.854
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.081
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.451
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.589
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.701
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.785
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.868
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.838
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.963
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.683
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.519
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.916
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.320
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.566
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.983
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.301
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.060
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.090
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.138
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.699
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 Cites1999518
Self Cites2000618
Self Cites2001653
Self Cites2002679
Self Cites2003591
Self Cites2004652
Self Cites2005580
Self Cites2006690
Self Cites2007688
Self Cites2008764
Self Cites2009856
Self Cites2010919
Self Cites20111188
Self Cites20121080
Self Cites20131275
Self Cites20141163
Self Cites20151097
Self Cites20161114
Self Cites20171041
Self Cites2018260
Total Cites19991826
Total Cites20002566
Total Cites20012849
Total Cites20022810
Total Cites20032814
Total Cites20042896
Total Cites20053201
Total Cites20063231
Total Cites20073609
Total Cites20084235
Total Cites20094671
Total Cites20104739
Total Cites20114991
Total Cites20125526
Total Cites20135978
Total Cites20145579
Total Cites20155758
Total Cites20165631
Total Cites20175447
Total Cites20184473
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 document19990.862
External Cites per document20001.148
External Cites per document20011.337
External Cites per document20021.405
External Cites per document20031.538
External Cites per document20041.533
External Cites per document20051.772
External Cites per document20061.699
External Cites per document20071.947
External Cites per document20082.247
External Cites per document20092.416
External Cites per document20102.489
External Cites per document20112.573
External Cites per document20123.070
External Cites per document20133.277
External Cites per document20142.905
External Cites per document20152.881
External Cites per document20162.671
External Cites per document20172.638
External Cites per document20182.689
Cites per document19991.204
Cites per document20001.512
Cites per document20011.734
Cites per document20021.852
Cites per document20031.947
Cites per document20041.978
Cites per document20052.164
Cites per document20062.160
Cites per document20072.406
Cites per document20082.741
Cites per document20092.958
Cites per document20103.087
Cites per document20113.377
Cites per document20123.816
Cites per document20134.166
Cites per document20143.670
Cites per document20153.559
Cites per document20163.330
Cites per document20173.262
Cites per document20182.854
% 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
19991.25
20000.45
20011.06
20023.20
20033.98
20045.32
20052.80
20061.80
20072.27
20083.46
20093.91
20107.22
20115.68
20127.97
201319.54
201420.54
201519.04
201622.76
201721.54
20183.73
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 documents1999592
Non-citable documents2000760
Non-citable documents2001999
Non-citable documents20021101
Non-citable documents20031198
Non-citable documents20041320
Non-citable documents20051471
Non-citable documents20061514
Non-citable documents20071537
Non-citable documents20081402
Non-citable documents20091386
Non-citable documents20101294
Non-citable documents20111423
Non-citable documents20121421
Non-citable documents20131479
Non-citable documents20141344
Non-citable documents20151186
Non-citable documents2016977
Non-citable documents2017978
Non-citable documents20181035
Citable documents19991517
Citable documents20001697
Citable documents20011643
Citable documents20021517
Citable documents20031445
Citable documents20041464
Citable documents20051479
Citable documents20061496
Citable documents20071500
Citable documents20081545
Citable documents20091579
Citable documents20101535
Citable documents20111478
Citable documents20121448
Citable documents20131435
Citable documents20141520
Citable documents20151618
Citable documents20161691
Citable documents20171670
Citable documents20181567
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 documents19991264
Uncited documents20001390
Uncited documents20011509
Uncited documents20021526
Uncited documents20031522
Uncited documents20041609
Uncited documents20051767
Uncited documents20061768
Uncited documents20071778
Uncited documents20081606
Uncited documents20091554
Uncited documents20101401
Uncited documents20111436
Uncited documents20121371
Uncited documents20131359
Uncited documents20141325
Uncited documents20151246
Uncited documents20161136
Uncited documents20171114
Uncited documents20181241
Cited documents1999845
Cited documents20001067
Cited documents20011133
Cited documents20021092
Cited documents20031121
Cited documents20041175
Cited documents20051183
Cited documents20061242
Cited documents20071259
Cited documents20081341
Cited documents20091411
Cited documents20101428
Cited documents20111465
Cited documents20121498
Cited documents20131555
Cited documents20141539
Cited documents20151558
Cited documents20161532
Cited documents20171534
Cited documents20181361
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