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Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprologyopen access

Country India  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of India
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Infectious Diseases
PublisherMedknow Publications
Publication typeJournals
Coverage1976-1982, 1985-1995, 2002-ongoing
Scope The Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists (IADVL) is the national association of Indian medical specialists who manage patients with skin disorders, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) or leprosy. The current member strength of the association is about 3800. The association works for the betterment of the specialty by holding academic meetings, printing a journal and publishing a textbook. The IADVL has several state branches, each with their own office bearers, which function independently within the constitution of the IADVL. Established in 1940, the Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology (IJDVL, ISSN 0378-6323) is the official publication of the IADVL (Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists).


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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.

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Infectious Diseases2007Q3
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Infectious Diseases2011Q3
Infectious Diseases2012Q3
Infectious Diseases2013Q2
Infectious Diseases2014Q2
Infectious Diseases2015Q3
Infectious Diseases2016Q3
Infectious Diseases2017Q3

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.

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)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.021
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.092
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.124
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.242
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.485
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.102
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.276
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.264
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.645
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.662
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.835
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.893
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.036
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.208
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.021
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.092
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.124
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.301
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.563
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.231
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.353
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.489
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.525
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.708
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.918
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.929
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.140
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.095
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.021
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.092
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.148
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.383
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.675
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.041
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.284
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.166
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.230
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.504
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.554
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.824
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.881
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.976
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.936
Total 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.

Self Cites20020
Self Cites20032
Self Cites200422
Self Cites200516
Self Cites200615
Self Cites200719
Self Cites200851
Self Cites200940
Self Cites201049
Self Cites201143
Self Cites201247
Self Cites201345
Self Cites201444
Self Cites201518
Self Cites201625
Self Cites201721
Total Cites20020
Total Cites20033
Total Cites200425
Total Cites200546
Total Cites200698
Total Cites2007169
Total Cites2008371
Total Cites2009448
Total Cites2010541
Total Cites2011606
Total Cites2012572
Total Cites2013584
Total Cites2014612
Total Cites2015519
Total Cites2016475
Total Cites2017396
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.

External Cites per document20020
External Cites per document20030.007
External Cites per document20040.011
External Cites per document20050.081
External Cites per document20060.255
External Cites per document20070.500
External Cites per document20081.019
External Cites per document20091.121
External Cites per document20101.230
External Cites per document20111.383
External Cites per document20121.400
External Cites per document20131.576
External Cites per document20141.781
External Cites per document20151.862
External Cites per document20162.027
External Cites per document20171.984
Cites per document20020.000
Cites per document20030.021
Cites per document20040.092
Cites per document20050.124
Cites per document20060.301
Cites per document20070.563
Cites per document20081.182
Cites per document20091.231
Cites per document20101.353
Cites per document20111.489
Cites per document20121.525
Cites per document20131.708
Cites per document20141.918
Cites per document20151.929
Cites per document20162.140
Cites per document20172.095
% 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
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.

Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents200315
Non-citable documents200443
Non-citable documents200579
Non-citable documents2006111
Non-citable documents2007136
Non-citable documents2008159
Non-citable documents2009250
Non-citable documents2010317
Non-citable documents2011361
Non-citable documents2012338
Non-citable documents2013357
Non-citable documents2014376
Non-citable documents2015419
Non-citable documents2016451
Non-citable documents2017492
Citable documents20020
Citable documents2003140
Citable documents2004273
Citable documents2005370
Citable documents2006326
Citable documents2007300
Citable documents2008314
Citable documents2009364
Citable documents2010400
Citable documents2011407
Citable documents2012375
Citable documents2013342
Citable documents2014319
Citable documents2015269
Citable documents2016222
Citable documents2017189
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.

Uncited documents20020
Uncited documents2003152
Uncited documents2004298
Uncited documents2005407
Uncited documents2006363
Uncited documents2007318
Uncited documents2008260
Uncited documents2009375
Uncited documents2010435
Uncited documents2011463
Uncited documents2012416
Uncited documents2013405
Uncited documents2014382
Uncited documents2015407
Uncited documents2016426
Uncited documents2017457
Cited documents20020
Cited documents20033
Cited documents200418
Cited documents200542
Cited documents200674
Cited documents2007118
Cited documents2008213
Cited documents2009239
Cited documents2010282
Cited documents2011305
Cited documents2012297
Cited documents2013294
Cited documents2014313
Cited documents2015281
Cited documents2016247
Cited documents2017224
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