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Integrative Cancer Therapiesopen access

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
PublisherSage Science Press
Publication typeJournals
Scope Integrative Cancer Therapies focuses on a new and growing movement in cancer treatment. The journal emphasizes scientific understanding of alternative medicine and traditional medicine therapies, and their responsible integration with conventional health care. Integrative care includes therapeutic interventions in diet, lifestyle, exercise, stress care, and nutritional supplements, as well as experimental vaccines, chrono-chemotherapy, and other advanced treatments. The journal presents scientifically rigorous original research, case studies, current literature reviews, educational roundtables, and commentary on key topics such as: treatment strategies.


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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.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine2003Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2004Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2005Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2006Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2007Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2008Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2009Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2010Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2011Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2012Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2013Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2014Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2015Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2016Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2017Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2018Q1

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)20030.305
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.492
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.359
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.546
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.770
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.241
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.908
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.410
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.117
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.037
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.920
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.742
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.733
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.468
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.612
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.697
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.305
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.492
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.359
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.911
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.906
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.211
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.792
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.603
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.677
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.281
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.687
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.598
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.905
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.190
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.472
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.756
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.305
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.492
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.753
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.132
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.156
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.534
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.036
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.775
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.650
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.257
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.807
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.490
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.162
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.411
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.381
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 Cites200314
Self Cites200411
Self Cites200526
Self Cites200629
Self Cites200718
Self Cites200811
Self Cites200910
Self Cites201019
Self Cites201113
Self Cites20129
Self Cites201316
Self Cites201410
Self Cites201523
Self Cites201617
Self Cites20179
Self Cites201838
Total Cites20020
Total Cites200318
Total Cites200458
Total Cites2005212
Total Cites2006258
Total Cites2007244
Total Cites2008283
Total Cites2009224
Total Cites2010315
Total Cites2011332
Total Cites2012420
Total Cites2013309
Total Cites2014317
Total Cites2015398
Total Cites2016335
Total Cites2017398
Total Cites2018452
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 document20030.068
External Cites per document20040.398
External Cites per document20051.192
External Cites per document20061.696
External Cites per document20071.766
External Cites per document20082.125
External Cites per document20091.712
External Cites per document20102.446
External Cites per document20112.573
External Cites per document20123.211
External Cites per document20132.548
External Cites per document20142.516
External Cites per document20152.737
External Cites per document20162.078
External Cites per document20172.416
External Cites per document20182.524
Cites per document20020.000
Cites per document20030.305
Cites per document20040.492
Cites per document20051.359
Cites per document20061.911
Cites per document20071.906
Cites per document20082.211
Cites per document20091.792
Cites per document20102.603
Cites per document20112.677
Cites per document20123.281
Cites per document20132.687
Cites per document20142.598
Cites per document20152.905
Cites per document20162.190
Cites per document20172.472
Cites per document20182.756
% 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 documents20037
Non-citable documents200414
Non-citable documents200519
Non-citable documents200617
Non-citable documents200716
Non-citable documents200815
Non-citable documents200915
Non-citable documents201018
Non-citable documents201126
Non-citable documents201226
Non-citable documents201319
Non-citable documents201415
Non-citable documents201514
Non-citable documents201619
Non-citable documents201715
Non-citable documents201811
Citable documents20020
Citable documents200359
Citable documents2004118
Citable documents2005156
Citable documents2006135
Citable documents2007128
Citable documents2008128
Citable documents2009125
Citable documents2010121
Citable documents2011124
Citable documents2012128
Citable documents2013115
Citable documents2014122
Citable documents2015137
Citable documents2016153
Citable documents2017161
Citable documents2018164
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 documents200356
Uncited documents2004101
Uncited documents2005121
Uncited documents200680
Uncited documents200772
Uncited documents200861
Uncited documents200970
Uncited documents201054
Uncited documents201155
Uncited documents201247
Uncited documents201339
Uncited documents201434
Uncited documents201544
Uncited documents201649
Uncited documents201751
Uncited documents201843
Cited documents20020
Cited documents200310
Cited documents200431
Cited documents200554
Cited documents200672
Cited documents200772
Cited documents200882
Cited documents200970
Cited documents201085
Cited documents201195
Cited documents2012107
Cited documents201395
Cited documents2014103
Cited documents2015107
Cited documents2016123
Cited documents2017125
Cited documents2018132
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