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Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngologyopen access

Country Brazil  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Brazil
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
PublisherElsevier Editora Ltda
Publication typeJournals
ISSN18088694, 18088686
Scope The aim of this journal is the national and international divulgation of the scientific production interesting to the otolaryngology, as well as the discussion, in editorials, of subjects of scientific, academic and professional relevance. Fields of interest: otolaryngology and the associated areas (cranio-maxillo-facial surgery and phoniatrics). Founded as the "Revista Oto-laryngológica de São Paulo" in 1933, the journal was, in the decade of 1950, incorporated to the Brazilian Federation of the Otolaryngology and Broncho-oesophagology Societies


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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.


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)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.071
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.276
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.517
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.667
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.845
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.868
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.895
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.017
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.910
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.944
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.159
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.254
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.396
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.276
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.521
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.617
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.809
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.810
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.884
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.893
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.852
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.920
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.295
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.406
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.280
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.443
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.538
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.683
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.755
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.685
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.801
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.764
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.780
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.359
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.263
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 Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20085
Self Cites200923
Self Cites201045
Self Cites201133
Self Cites201243
Self Cites201354
Self Cites201426
Self Cites201525
Self Cites201612
Self Cites201722
Self Cites201813
Self Cites201925
Total Cites20050
Total Cites20060
Total Cites20075
Total Cites200859
Total Cites2009195
Total Cites2010285
Total Cites2011364
Total Cites2012340
Total Cites2013358
Total Cites2014357
Total Cites2015311
Total Cites2016301
Total Cites2017352
Total Cites2018413
Total Cites2019457
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 document20050
External Cites per document20060.000
External Cites per document20070.071
External Cites per document20080.252
External Cites per document20090.460
External Cites per document20100.519
External Cites per document20110.736
External Cites per document20120.707
External Cites per document20130.751
External Cites per document20140.828
External Cites per document20150.784
External Cites per document20160.884
External Cites per document20171.071
External Cites per document20181.254
External Cites per document20191.329
Cites per document20050.000
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.071
Cites per document20080.276
Cites per document20090.521
Cites per document20100.617
Cites per document20110.809
Cites per document20120.810
Cites per document20130.884
Cites per document20140.893
Cites per document20150.852
Cites per document20160.920
Cites per document20171.143
Cites per document20181.295
Cites per document20191.406
% 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 documents20050
Non-citable documents20061
Non-citable documents20076
Non-citable documents200812
Non-citable documents200922
Non-citable documents201025
Non-citable documents201134
Non-citable documents201235
Non-citable documents201336
Non-citable documents201439
Non-citable documents201545
Non-citable documents201654
Non-citable documents201761
Non-citable documents201875
Non-citable documents201972
Citable documents20050
Citable documents20063
Citable documents200770
Citable documents2008214
Citable documents2009374
Citable documents2010462
Citable documents2011450
Citable documents2012420
Citable documents2013405
Citable documents2014400
Citable documents2015365
Citable documents2016327
Citable documents2017308
Citable documents2018319
Citable documents2019325
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 documents20050
Uncited documents20064
Uncited documents200771
Uncited documents2008181
Uncited documents2009271
Uncited documents2010303
Uncited documents2011273
Uncited documents2012249
Uncited documents2013240
Uncited documents2014245
Uncited documents2015231
Uncited documents2016215
Uncited documents2017192
Uncited documents2018182
Uncited documents2019183
Cited documents20050
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20075
Cited documents200845
Cited documents2009125
Cited documents2010184
Cited documents2011211
Cited documents2012206
Cited documents2013201
Cited documents2014194
Cited documents2015179
Cited documents2016166
Cited documents2017177
Cited documents2018212
Cited documents2019214
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