Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Alternative and Complementary Therapies

CountryUnited States
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
PublisherMary Ann Liebert Inc.
Publication typeJournals
Scope Alternative and Complementary Therapies provides the latest information on evaluating alternative therapies and integrating them into your clinical practice. Topics include: botanical medicine, vitamins and supplements, nutrition and diet, mind-body medicine, acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine, ayurveda, indigenous medicine systems, homeopath, naturopathy, yoga & meditation, manual therapies, energy medicine, and spirituality and health. (source)

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 Medicine1999Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2000Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2001Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2002Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2003Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2004Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2005Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2006Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2007Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2008Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2009Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2010Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2011Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2012Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2013Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2014Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2015Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2016Q4
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2017Q4

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)19990.058
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.064
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.086
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.068
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.104
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.095
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.122
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.144
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.139
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.170
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.211
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.185
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.185
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.206
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.227
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.176
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.058
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.076
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.088
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.078
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.073
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.124
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.095
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.119
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.101
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.207
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.195
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.230
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.225
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.168
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.144
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.118
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.088
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.073
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.067
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.076
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.127
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.163
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.131
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.082
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.185
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.178
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.198
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.157
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.253
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.189
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.171
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.101
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20004
Self Cites200110
Self Cites20029
Self Cites20039
Self Cites20049
Self Cites200513
Self Cites20064
Self Cites20072
Self Cites20084
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20104
Self Cites20116
Self Cites20125
Self Cites20134
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20172
Total Cites199911
Total Cites200014
Total Cites200116
Total Cites200214
Total Cites200313
Total Cites200416
Total Cites200520
Total Cites200614
Total Cites200716
Total Cites200813
Total Cites200924
Total Cites201028
Total Cites201126
Total Cites201221
Total Cites201328
Total Cites201427
Total Cites201519
Total Cites201616
Total Cites201712
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 document19990.058
External Cites per document20000.054
External Cites per document20010.033
External Cites per document20020.028
External Cites per document20030.023
External Cites per document20040.041
External Cites per document20050.043
External Cites per document20060.068
External Cites per document20070.104
External Cites per document20080.070
External Cites per document20090.182
External Cites per document20100.178
External Cites per document20110.150
External Cites per document20120.127
External Cites per document20130.197
External Cites per document20140.208
External Cites per document20150.159
External Cites per document20160.108
External Cites per document20170.098
Cites per document19990.058
Cites per document20000.076
Cites per document20010.088
Cites per document20020.078
Cites per document20030.073
Cites per document20040.094
Cites per document20050.124
Cites per document20060.095
Cites per document20070.119
Cites per document20080.101
Cites per document20090.182
Cites per document20100.207
Cites per document20110.195
Cites per document20120.167
Cites per document20130.230
Cites per document20140.225
Cites per document20150.168
Cites per document20160.144
Cites per document20170.118
% 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 documents19994
Non-citable documents20005
Non-citable documents200117
Non-citable documents200220
Non-citable documents200319
Non-citable documents200412
Non-citable documents200519
Non-citable documents200634
Non-citable documents200732
Non-citable documents200835
Non-citable documents200926
Non-citable documents201027
Non-citable documents201132
Non-citable documents201237
Non-citable documents201344
Non-citable documents201452
Non-citable documents201571
Non-citable documents201699
Non-citable documents2017104
Citable documents1999191
Citable documents2000185
Citable documents2001182
Citable documents2002180
Citable documents2003177
Citable documents2004171
Citable documents2005161
Citable documents2006148
Citable documents2007135
Citable documents2008129
Citable documents2009132
Citable documents2010135
Citable documents2011133
Citable documents2012126
Citable documents2013122
Citable documents2014120
Citable documents2015113
Citable documents2016111
Citable documents2017102
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 documents1999185
Uncited documents2000176
Uncited documents2001188
Uncited documents2002188
Uncited documents2003184
Uncited documents2004168
Uncited documents2005168
Uncited documents2006170
Uncited documents2007155
Uncited documents2008152
Uncited documents2009137
Uncited documents2010137
Uncited documents2011141
Uncited documents2012147
Uncited documents2013142
Uncited documents2014151
Uncited documents2015168
Uncited documents2016196
Uncited documents2017195
Cited documents199910
Cited documents200014
Cited documents200111
Cited documents200212
Cited documents200312
Cited documents200415
Cited documents200512
Cited documents200612
Cited documents200712
Cited documents200812
Cited documents200921
Cited documents201025
Cited documents201124
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201324
Cited documents201421
Cited documents201516
Cited documents201614
Cited documents201711
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