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Journal of Medicinal Plants

Country Iran  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Iran
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
PublisherPizhuhishkadh-i giyahan-i darayiva faravardah ha-vi tabbii
Publication typeJournals
Scope The Journal of Medicinal Plants is published quarterly. This journal contains articles in the fields of basic and clinical sciences related to medicinal plants including pharmacognosy, basic and clinical pharmacology, basic and clinical toxicology, and pharmacology.


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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 Medicine2005Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2006Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2007Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2008Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2009Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2010Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2011Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2012Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2013Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2014Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2015Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2016Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2017Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2018Q3

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)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.012
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.072
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.188
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.181
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.276
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.393
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.478
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.524
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.467
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.570
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.389
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.395
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.012
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.072
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.141
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.163
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.175
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.269
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.372
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.432
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.510
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.312
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.570
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.327
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.358
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.012
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.045
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.144
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.117
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.150
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.163
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.347
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.417
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.390
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.515
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.264
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.290
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 Cites20040
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20072
Self Cites20088
Self Cites200911
Self Cites201010
Self Cites20116
Self Cites201212
Self Cites201312
Self Cites201418
Self Cites201510
Self Cites201613
Self Cites20178
Self Cites20189
Total Cites20040
Total Cites20050
Total Cites20061
Total Cites20079
Total Cites200820
Total Cites200924
Total Cites201028
Total Cites201153
Total Cites201277
Total Cites2013101
Total Cites2014100
Total Cites201558
Total Cites201686
Total Cites201751
Total Cites201862
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 document20040
External Cites per document20050.000
External Cites per document20060.012
External Cites per document20070.056
External Cites per document20080.085
External Cites per document20090.088
External Cites per document20100.113
External Cites per document20110.239
External Cites per document20120.314
External Cites per document20130.380
External Cites per document20140.418
External Cites per document20150.258
External Cites per document20160.483
External Cites per document20170.276
External Cites per document20180.306
Cites per document20040.000
Cites per document20050.000
Cites per document20060.012
Cites per document20070.072
Cites per document20080.141
Cites per document20090.163
Cites per document20100.175
Cites per document20110.269
Cites per document20120.372
Cites per document20130.432
Cites per document20140.510
Cites per document20150.312
Cites per document20160.570
Cites per document20170.327
Cites per document20180.358
% 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 documents20040
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20182
Citable documents20040
Citable documents200536
Citable documents200681
Citable documents2007125
Citable documents2008142
Citable documents2009147
Citable documents2010160
Citable documents2011197
Citable documents2012207
Citable documents2013234
Citable documents2014196
Citable documents2015186
Citable documents2016151
Citable documents2017156
Citable documents2018173
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 documents20040
Uncited documents200536
Uncited documents200680
Uncited documents2007117
Uncited documents2008127
Uncited documents2009126
Uncited documents2010140
Uncited documents2011162
Uncited documents2012151
Uncited documents2013160
Uncited documents2014135
Uncited documents2015145
Uncited documents2016105
Uncited documents2017124
Uncited documents2018128
Cited documents20040
Cited documents20050
Cited documents20061
Cited documents20078
Cited documents200815
Cited documents200921
Cited documents201020
Cited documents201135
Cited documents201256
Cited documents201374
Cited documents201461
Cited documents201541
Cited documents201646
Cited documents201733
Cited documents201847
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