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Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhiopen access

Country Singapore  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Singapore
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)
Publisher Excerpta Medica Asia Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN09296646, 18760821
Coverage1961-1962, 1972-2020
Scope Journal of the Formosan Medical Association (JFMA), published continuously since 1902, is an open access international general medical journal of the Formosan Medical Association based in Taipei, Taiwan. It is indexed in Current Contents/ Clinical Medicine, Medline, ciSearch, CAB Abstracts, Embase, SIIC Data Bases, Research Alert, BIOSIS, Biological Abstracts, Scopus and ScienceDirect. As a general medical journal, research related to clinical practice and research in all fields of medicine and related disciplines are considered for publication. Article types considered include perspectives, reviews, original papers, case reports, brief communications, correspondence and letters to the editor.


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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.

Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q2

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)19990.427
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.533
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.612
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.670
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.621
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.743
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.817
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.774
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.811
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.845
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.887
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.315
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.275
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.416
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.691
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.634
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.621
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.568
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.786
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.859
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.379
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.427
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.530
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.554
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.614
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.587
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.756
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.775
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.778
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.737
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.935
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.317
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.443
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.723
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.653
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.550
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.557
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.865
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.936
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.631
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.413
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.508
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.564
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.557
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.654
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.722
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.669
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.616
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.788
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.828
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.321
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.395
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.256
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.482
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.547
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.549
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.870
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.197
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.632
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 Cites199919
Self Cites200017
Self Cites200112
Self Cites200212
Self Cites200314
Self Cites200415
Self Cites200516
Self Cites200614
Self Cites200710
Self Cites200814
Self Cites200916
Self Cites20108
Self Cites201132
Self Cites201224
Self Cites201379
Self Cites2014102
Self Cites2015128
Self Cites2016147
Self Cites2017150
Self Cites2018168
Self Cites2019328
Total Cites1999198
Total Cites2000236
Total Cites2001246
Total Cites2002272
Total Cites2003263
Total Cites2004325
Total Cites2005334
Total Cites2006346
Total Cites2007339
Total Cites2008401
Total Cites2009463
Total Cites2010623
Total Cites2011524
Total Cites2012518
Total Cites2013591
Total Cites2014605
Total Cites2015662
Total Cites2016825
Total Cites20171037
Total Cites20181030
Total Cites20191189
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 document19990.386
External Cites per document20000.492
External Cites per document20010.527
External Cites per document20020.587
External Cites per document20030.556
External Cites per document20040.721
External Cites per document20050.738
External Cites per document20060.746
External Cites per document20070.715
External Cites per document20080.772
External Cites per document20090.903
External Cites per document20101.300
External Cites per document20111.233
External Cites per document20121.376
External Cites per document20131.493
External Cites per document20141.374
External Cites per document20151.251
External Cites per document20161.279
External Cites per document20171.595
External Cites per document20181.620
External Cites per document20191.905
Cites per document19990.427
Cites per document20000.530
Cites per document20010.554
Cites per document20020.614
Cites per document20030.587
Cites per document20040.756
Cites per document20050.775
Cites per document20060.778
Cites per document20070.737
Cites per document20080.800
Cites per document20090.935
Cites per document20101.317
Cites per document20111.313
Cites per document20121.443
Cites per document20131.723
Cites per document20141.653
Cites per document20151.550
Cites per document20161.557
Cites per document20171.865
Cites per document20181.936
Cites per document20192.631
% 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 documents19997
Non-citable documents200012
Non-citable documents200113
Non-citable documents200212
Non-citable documents20039
Non-citable documents20046
Non-citable documents20058
Non-citable documents20067
Non-citable documents200711
Non-citable documents200810
Non-citable documents200918
Non-citable documents201024
Non-citable documents201136
Non-citable documents201257
Non-citable documents201356
Non-citable documents201459
Non-citable documents201548
Non-citable documents201648
Non-citable documents201753
Non-citable documents201854
Non-citable documents201990
Citable documents1999464
Citable documents2000445
Citable documents2001444
Citable documents2002443
Citable documents2003448
Citable documents2004430
Citable documents2005431
Citable documents2006445
Citable documents2007460
Citable documents2008501
Citable documents2009495
Citable documents2010473
Citable documents2011399
Citable documents2012359
Citable documents2013343
Citable documents2014366
Citable documents2015427
Citable documents2016530
Citable documents2017556
Citable documents2018532
Citable documents2019452
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 documents1999338
Uncited documents2000311
Uncited documents2001287
Uncited documents2002283
Uncited documents2003294
Uncited documents2004256
Uncited documents2005247
Uncited documents2006242
Uncited documents2007264
Uncited documents2008289
Uncited documents2009261
Uncited documents2010219
Uncited documents2011192
Uncited documents2012206
Uncited documents2013169
Uncited documents2014191
Uncited documents2015212
Uncited documents2016260
Uncited documents2017244
Uncited documents2018243
Uncited documents2019213
Cited documents1999133
Cited documents2000146
Cited documents2001170
Cited documents2002172
Cited documents2003163
Cited documents2004180
Cited documents2005192
Cited documents2006210
Cited documents2007207
Cited documents2008222
Cited documents2009252
Cited documents2010278
Cited documents2011243
Cited documents2012210
Cited documents2013230
Cited documents2014234
Cited documents2015263
Cited documents2016318
Cited documents2017365
Cited documents2018343
Cited documents2019329
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