Ambulatory Surgery
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Ambulatory Surgery

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 9666532
Publisher: International Association for Ambulatory Surgery
History: 1993-2020
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Ambulatory Surgery is the official clinical journal for the International Association for Ambulatory Surgery. It is published quarterly on this website and is a free access journal.Ambulatory Surgery provides a multidisciplinary international forum for all health care professionals involved in day care surgery. The editors welcome reviews original articles case reports short communications and letters relating to the practice and management of ambulatory surgery.Topics covered include basic and clinical research surgery anaesthesia nursing administrative issues facility development management policy issues reimbursement perioperative care patient and procedure selection discharge criteria home care. The journal also publishes book reviews and a calendar of forthcoming events.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly 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.

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Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Ambulatory Surgery
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.154 0.1 0.127
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.056 0.03 0.034
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.103 0.048 0.043
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.014 0.013 0.022
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.047 0.054 0.045
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.053 0.121 0.217
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.167 0.216 0.232
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.222 0.304 0.31
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.219 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.419 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.3 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.286 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.159 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.077 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.238 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.216 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.319 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.1 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.263 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.413 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.227 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.433 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.32 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History