Top Medical Journals

Below is a list of the top 10 Medicine journals with the highest impact factor assessed in 2020. Impact factor is based on the total citations out of the total citable publications. As we have discussed in “what is a good impact factor?”, impact factor is NOT the be-all and end-all; it’s not the ONLY journal influence indicator out there. However, even with the inventions such as H-index and SJR score, impact factor is still widely adopted and referenced by leading research institutes and researchers world-wide. So, let’s treat this listing as a starter and go deeper. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the Top 10 Journal by Impact Factors in 2020.

  1. ” International Review of Neurobiology Impact Factor: 426″
  2. ” CA – A Cancer Journal for Clinicians Impact Factor: 206.846″
  3. ” The Lancet Impact Factor: 43.377″
  4. ” New England Journal of Medicine Impact Factor: 37.909″
  5. ” The Lancet Oncology Impact Factor: 34.341″
  6. ” Nature Reviews Disease Primers Impact Factor: 31.833″
  7. ” The Lancet Neurology Impact Factor: 25.94″
  8. ” World Psychiatry Impact Factor: 24.032″
  9. ” The Lancet Infectious Diseases Impact Factor: 21.769″
  10. ” Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology Impact Factor: 21.196″

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