Journal of Renal Care
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Journal of Renal Care
Overview

Impact Factor

1.294

H Index

28

Impact Factor

1.375

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

United States
Journal ISSN: 17556678, 17556686
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
History: 2006-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

Journal of Renal Care
Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

1.294

by WOS

Ranking

10033

by WOS

Journal of Renal Care
SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

28

SJR

Scopus Impact Factor

1.375

Journal of Renal Care
SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

1.375

3-year
Impact Factor

1.609

4-year
Impact Factor

1.375

Scope/Description:

The Journal of Renal Care JORC formally EDTNAERCA Journal is the official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Nursing AssociationEuropean Renal Care Association EDTNAERCA.The Journal of Renal Care is an international peerreviewed journal for the multiprofessional health care team caring for people with kidney disease and those who research this specialised area of health care. Kidney disease is a chronic illness with four basic treatments haemodialysis peritoneal dialysis conservative management and transplantation which includes emptive transplantation living donorcadavaric transplantation. The continuous worldwide increase of people with chronic kidney disease CKD means that research and shared knowledge into the causes and treatment is vital to delay the progression of CKD and to improve treatments and the care given. The Journal of Renal Care is an important journal for all healthcare professionals working in this and associated conditions such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease amongst others.It covers the trajectory of the disease from the first diagnosis to palliative care and includes acute renal injury.The Journal of Renal Care accepts that kidney disease affects not only the patients but also their families and significant others and provides a forum for both the psychosocial and physiological aspects of the disease.

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.

Journal of Renal Care
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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Journal of Renal Care
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.375 1.609 1.656
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.951 1.077 1.294
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    1.034 1.291 1.189
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    1.19 1.138 1.273
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    1.094 1.202 1.152
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    1.086 1.066 1.01
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.792 0.831 0.872
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.757 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.979 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.779 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.824 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.76 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.422 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.366 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.216 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.477 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.187 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.221 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.112 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.081 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.086 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.085 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)

Journal of Renal Care
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