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Asian Journal of Surgeryopen access

Country Taiwan  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Taiwan
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Surgery
PublisherElsevier Taiwan
Publication typeJournals
ISSN10159584
Coverage1988-ongoing
Scope The Asian Journal of Surgery, founded in 1978, is an indexed, peer-reviewed journal that is published quarterly. Today, the Asian Journal of Surgery is the official publication of seven professional surgical associations in the Asia-Pacific region, including: Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons; Asian Association of Pediatric Surgeons; Asian Surgical Association; Asian Society for Vascular Surgery; Association of University Surgeons of Asia; College of Surgeons, Academy of Medicine, Malaysia; Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia.

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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
Surgery1999Q3
Surgery2000Q4
Surgery2001Q3
Surgery2002Q3
Surgery2003Q3
Surgery2004Q3
Surgery2005Q3
Surgery2006Q2
Surgery2007Q3
Surgery2008Q2
Surgery2009Q3
Surgery2010Q2
Surgery2011Q3
Surgery2012Q3
Surgery2013Q3
Surgery2014Q3
Surgery2015Q3
Surgery2016Q3
Surgery2017Q2
Surgery2018Q3
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
19990.138
20000.125
20010.127
20020.125
20030.146
20040.153
20050.192
20060.396
20070.304
20080.318
20090.317
20100.374
20110.286
20120.297
20130.356
20140.360
20150.400
20160.315
20170.532
20180.434
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)19990.114
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.115
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.084
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.112
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.217
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.228
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.480
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.984
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.980
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.933
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.905
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.942
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.205
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.090
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.189
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.277
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.114
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.097
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.085
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.137
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.273
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.263
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.632
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.093
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.044
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.966
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.768
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.859
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.976
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.035
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.157
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.112
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.010
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.072
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.252
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.225
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.112
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.114
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.242
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.357
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.645
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.079
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.128
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.745
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.582
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.933
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.813
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.729
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.985
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.779
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.051
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.149
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.278
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20011
Self Cites20023
Self Cites20032
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20051
Self Cites20063
Self Cites20072
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20093
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20167
Self Cites20174
Self Cites20185
Total Cites199920
Total Cites200019
Total Cites200116
Total Cites200229
Total Cites200351
Total Cites200449
Total Cites2005117
Total Cites2006211
Total Cites2007212
Total Cites2008173
Total Cites2009119
Total Cites2010116
Total Cites2011122
Total Cites2012118
Total Cites2013118
Total Cites2014109
Total Cites2015101
Total Cites2016119
Total Cites2017154
Total Cites2018207
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 document19990.114
External Cites per document20000.097
External Cites per document20010.079
External Cites per document20020.123
External Cites per document20030.262
External Cites per document20040.263
External Cites per document20050.627
External Cites per document20061.078
External Cites per document20071.034
External Cites per document20080.966
External Cites per document20090.748
External Cites per document20100.859
External Cites per document20110.968
External Cites per document20121.026
External Cites per document20131.157
External Cites per document20141.092
External Cites per document20151.000
External Cites per document20161.009
External Cites per document20171.220
External Cites per document20181.195
Cites per document19990.114
Cites per document20000.097
Cites per document20010.085
Cites per document20020.137
Cites per document20030.273
Cites per document20040.263
Cites per document20050.632
Cites per document20061.093
Cites per document20071.044
Cites per document20080.966
Cites per document20090.768
Cites per document20100.859
Cites per document20110.976
Cites per document20121.035
Cites per document20131.157
Cites per document20141.112
Cites per document20151.010
Cites per document20161.072
Cites per document20171.252
Cites per document20181.225
% 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
19990.00
20000.00
20010.00
20024.35
20033.33
20045.41
20054.11
20067.58
20078.33
20088.70
20094.35
201011.11
201111.76
20126.06
20136.25
20148.33
20154.65
201610.91
201710.71
20187.21
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 documents19995
Non-citable documents200014
Non-citable documents200122
Non-citable documents200230
Non-citable documents200327
Non-citable documents200425
Non-citable documents200518
Non-citable documents200614
Non-citable documents200710
Non-citable documents20088
Non-citable documents20095
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents201711
Non-citable documents201813
Citable documents1999176
Citable documents2000196
Citable documents2001189
Citable documents2002211
Citable documents2003187
Citable documents2004186
Citable documents2005185
Citable documents2006193
Citable documents2007203
Citable documents2008179
Citable documents2009155
Citable documents2010135
Citable documents2011125
Citable documents2012114
Citable documents2013102
Citable documents201498
Citable documents2015100
Citable documents2016111
Citable documents2017123
Citable documents2018169
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 documents1999165
Uncited documents2000191
Uncited documents2001200
Uncited documents2002217
Uncited documents2003179
Uncited documents2004178
Uncited documents2005132
Uncited documents2006101
Uncited documents2007111
Uncited documents2008101
Uncited documents200990
Uncited documents201073
Uncited documents201167
Uncited documents201260
Uncited documents201348
Uncited documents201445
Uncited documents201551
Uncited documents201655
Uncited documents201756
Uncited documents201886
Cited documents199916
Cited documents200019
Cited documents200111
Cited documents200224
Cited documents200335
Cited documents200433
Cited documents200571
Cited documents2006106
Cited documents2007102
Cited documents200886
Cited documents200970
Cited documents201067
Cited documents201161
Cited documents201256
Cited documents201355
Cited documents201454
Cited documents201550
Cited documents201656
Cited documents201778
Cited documents201896
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