Colombia Medica
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Colombia Medica

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


Journal ISSN: 01208322, 16579534
Publisher: Corporacion Editora Medica del Valle
History: 1990, 1996-2002, 2004-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


This journal counts on a publishing body constituted by the Scientific Committee and the Publishing Committee and by a Consulting Committee. Colombia Médica, is the official journal of the School of Health Sciences, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia; a quarterly journal submitted to arbitration by pairs, published without interruption from 1970 on, offering contributions in Spanish, English and Portuguese of different nature.

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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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.892 1.008 1.482
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.382 1.534 1.478
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    1.067 1.158 1.279
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.765 0.942 0.941
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.785 0.921 1.049
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.568 0.846 0.947
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.819 1.101 1.017
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    1.099 0.838 0.646
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.411 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.176 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.157 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.111 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.218 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.168 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.182 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.163 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.105 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.048 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.036 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.093 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