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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
171
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Surgery
PublisherLippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15294242, 00321052
Coverage1946-2020
Scope For more than 70 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. The cosmetic section provides expanded coverage on new procedures and techniques and offers more cosmetic-specific content than any other journal. All subscribers enjoy full access to the Journal's website, which features broadcast quality videos of reconstructive and cosmetic procedures, podcasts, comprehensive article archives dating to 1946, and additional benefits offered by the newly-redesigned website.

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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
Surgery2019Q1
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
20191.916
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)19991.199
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.560
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.688
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.953
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.018
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.111
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.311
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.458
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.603
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.923
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.162
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.373
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.358
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.848
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.291
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.741
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.811
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.747
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.497
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.685
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.462
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.199
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.533
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.696
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.856
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.983
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.008
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.290
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.569
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.859
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.171
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.385
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.822
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.171
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.703
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.592
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.517
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.370
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.772
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.405
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.077
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.468
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.545
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.708
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.833
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.886
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.836
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.073
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.285
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.806
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.697
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.893
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.987
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.342
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.087
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.260
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.241
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.682
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20193.207
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 Cites1999512
Self Cites2000607
Self Cites2001630
Self Cites2002651
Self Cites2003606
Self Cites2004667
Self Cites2005585
Self Cites2006697
Self Cites2007695
Self Cites2008765
Self Cites2009888
Self Cites2010923
Self Cites20111203
Self Cites20121089
Self Cites20131275
Self Cites20141166
Self Cites20151097
Self Cites20161113
Self Cites20171183
Self Cites20181276
Self Cites2019767
Total Cites19991816
Total Cites20002598
Total Cites20012783
Total Cites20022816
Total Cites20032866
Total Cites20042939
Total Cites20053219
Total Cites20063426
Total Cites20073853
Total Cites20084435
Total Cites20095026
Total Cites20104779
Total Cites20115054
Total Cites20125591
Total Cites20135981
Total Cites20145625
Total Cites20155798
Total Cites20165937
Total Cites20175618
Total Cites20185880
Total Cites20195403
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 document19990.861
External Cites per document20001.175
External Cites per document20011.312
External Cites per document20021.427
External Cites per document20031.564
External Cites per document20041.552
External Cites per document20051.781
External Cites per document20061.824
External Cites per document20072.105
External Cites per document20082.366
External Cites per document20092.611
External Cites per document20102.478
External Cites per document20112.579
External Cites per document20123.077
External Cites per document20133.282
External Cites per document20142.935
External Cites per document20152.913
External Cites per document20162.858
External Cites per document20172.660
External Cites per document20182.953
External Cites per document20192.921
Cites per document19991.199
Cites per document20001.533
Cites per document20011.696
Cites per document20021.856
Cites per document20031.983
Cites per document20042.008
Cites per document20052.176
Cites per document20062.290
Cites per document20072.569
Cites per document20082.859
Cites per document20093.171
Cites per document20103.071
Cites per document20113.385
Cites per document20123.822
Cites per document20134.171
Cites per document20143.703
Cites per document20153.592
Cites per document20163.517
Cites per document20173.370
Cites per document20183.772
Cites per document20193.405
% 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
19991.28
20000.46
20011.13
20023.34
20033.98
20045.23
20052.91
20061.78
20072.22
20083.37
20093.73
20106.72
20115.39
20128.00
201319.64
201420.45
201519.04
201622.79
201722.89
201820.40
20197.08
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 documents1999577
Non-citable documents2000727
Non-citable documents2001944
Non-citable documents20021012
Non-citable documents20031090
Non-citable documents20041233
Non-citable documents20051431
Non-citable documents20061509
Non-citable documents20071543
Non-citable documents20081423
Non-citable documents20091405
Non-citable documents20101305
Non-citable documents20111421
Non-citable documents20121419
Non-citable documents20131473
Non-citable documents20141338
Non-citable documents20151186
Non-citable documents2016979
Non-citable documents2017979
Non-citable documents20181040
Non-citable documents20191123
Citable documents19991515
Citable documents20001695
Citable documents20011641
Citable documents20021517
Citable documents20031445
Citable documents20041464
Citable documents20051479
Citable documents20061496
Citable documents20071500
Citable documents20081551
Citable documents20091585
Citable documents20101556
Citable documents20111493
Citable documents20121463
Citable documents20131434
Citable documents20141519
Citable documents20151614
Citable documents20161688
Citable documents20171667
Citable documents20181559
Citable documents20191587
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 documents19991249
Uncited documents20001349
Uncited documents20011469
Uncited documents20021452
Uncited documents20031426
Uncited documents20041550
Uncited documents20051733
Uncited documents20061721
Uncited documents20071733
Uncited documents20081592
Uncited documents20091531
Uncited documents20101415
Uncited documents20111433
Uncited documents20121368
Uncited documents20131350
Uncited documents20141314
Uncited documents20151239
Uncited documents20161105
Uncited documents20171102
Uncited documents20181122
Uncited documents20191252
Cited documents1999843
Cited documents20001073
Cited documents20011116
Cited documents20021077
Cited documents20031109
Cited documents20041147
Cited documents20051177
Cited documents20061284
Cited documents20071310
Cited documents20081382
Cited documents20091459
Cited documents20101446
Cited documents20111481
Cited documents20121514
Cited documents20131557
Cited documents20141543
Cited documents20151561
Cited documents20161562
Cited documents20171544
Cited documents20181477
Cited documents20191458
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