Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
Overview

Impact Factor

NA

H Index

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Impact Factor

3.548

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 7909667
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
History: 1968, 1989-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

NA

by WOS

Ranking

NA

by WOS

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

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SJR

Scopus Impact Factor

3.548

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

3.548

3-year
Impact Factor

3.01

4-year
Impact Factor

3.548

Scope/Description:

Established in 1982 the Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine is dedicated to acting as an international forum for the publication of research on the science and practice of psychiatry. Its main aim is to disseminate original scientific research to a national and international readership with the objective of improving clinical practice and service development in mental health. The journal advocates for delivering high quality clinical care and improvement in mental health services and is committed to keeping the field of mental health vibrant and relevant by publishing research on novel topics. Particular strengths and unique features of the Journal include a focus on Clinical Psychiatry Youth Mental Health and the History of Psychiatry with regular features and special issues devoted to these topics.The Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine publishes research papers short reports review papers editorials case reports historical papers perspective pieces and book reviews. There are four editions published per year for which rapid peer review process and publication is considered a priority. The journal regularly publishes special themed editions guest edited by internationally respected academics in a particular research field. With a progressive focus the journal provides important reading for clinicians researchers policymakers and all professionals with an interest in mental health.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)



Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
SCR Impact Factor

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
SCR Journal Ranking

Irish Journal of Psychological 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.

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    3.548 3.01 2.622
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.918 0.837 0.811
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.649 0.594 0.716
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.377 0.577 0.494
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.377 0.395 0.386
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.376 0.353 0.306
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.152 0.154 0.128
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.278 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.163 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.341 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.18 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.244 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.207 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.267 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.105 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.195 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.179 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.185 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.2 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.185 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.163 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.22 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)

Irish Journal of Psychological 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