International Journal of General Medicine
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

International Journal of General Medicine
Overview

Impact Factor

2.466

H Index

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Impact Factor

2.122

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

New Zealand
Journal ISSN: 11787074
Publisher: Dove Medical Press Ltd.
History: 2009-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

International Journal of General Medicine
Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

2.466

by WOS

Ranking

6286

by WOS

International Journal of General Medicine
SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

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SJR

Scopus Impact Factor

2.122

International Journal of General Medicine
SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

2.122

3-year
Impact Factor

2.476

4-year
Impact Factor

2.122

Scope/Description:

The International Journal of General Medicine is an international peerreviewed open access journal that focuses on general and internal medicine pathogenesis epidemiology diagnosis monitoring and treatment protocols. The journal is characterized by the rapid reporting of reviews original research and clinical studies across all disease areas.A key focus of the journal is the elucidation of disease processes and management protocols resulting in improved outcomes for the patient. Patient perspectives such as satisfaction quality of life health literacy and communication and their role in developing new healthcare programs and optimizing clinical outcomes are major areas of interest for the journal.As of 1st April 2019 the International Journal of General Medicine will no longer consider metaanalyses for publication.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)



International Journal of General Medicine
SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

International Journal of General Medicine
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.

International Journal of General Medicine
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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International Journal of General Medicine
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    2.122 2.476 2.53
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    2.487 2.575 2.797
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    2.009 2.41 2.181
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    2.593 2.272 2.211
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    1.777 1.899 1.801
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    1.713 1.78 1.655
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    1.734 1.621 1.68
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    1.508 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    1.357 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    1.674 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    1 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.343 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    NA 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)

International Journal of General Medicine
H-Index

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