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The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Category Year Quartile
Pharmacology 2002 Q4
Pharmacology 2003 Q3
Pharmacology 2004 Q3
Pharmacology 2005 Q3
Pharmacology 2006 Q4
Pharmacology 2007 Q3

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their ‘average prestige per article’. It is based on the idea that ‘all citations are not created equal’. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of 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 It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Year SJR
2002 0.119
2003 0.270
2004 0.256
2005 0.247
2006 0.140
2007 0.265

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per document Year Value
Cites / Doc. (4 years) 2001 0.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years) 2002 1.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years) 2003 0.893
Cites / Doc. (4 years) 2004 0.975
Cites / Doc. (4 years) 2005 1.023
Cites / Doc. (4 years) 2006 0.848
Cites / Doc. (4 years) 2007 1.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years) 2001 0.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years) 2002 1.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years) 2003 0.893
Cites / Doc. (3 years) 2004 0.975
Cites / Doc. (3 years) 2005 1.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years) 2006 1.133
Cites / Doc. (3 years) 2007 2.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years) 2001 0.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years) 2002 1.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years) 2003 0.893
Cites / Doc. (2 years) 2004 0.900
Cites / Doc. (2 years) 2005 1.400
Cites / Doc. (2 years) 2006 1.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years) 2007 0.000

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal’s self-citations received by a journal’s published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Cites Year Value
Self Cites 2001 0
Self Cites 2002 7
Self Cites 2003 14
Self Cites 2004 3
Self Cites 2005 0
Self Cites 2006 0
Self Cites 2007 0
Total Cites 2001 0
Total Cites 2002 10
Total Cites 2003 25
Total Cites 2004 39
Total Cites 2005 36
Total Cites 2006 17
Total Cites 2007 6

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal’s published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

Cites Year Value
External Cites per document 2001 0
External Cites per document 2002 0.300
External Cites per document 2003 0.393
External Cites per document 2004 0.900
External Cites per document 2005 1.091
External Cites per document 2006 1.133
External Cites per document 2007 2.000
Cites per document 2001 0.000
Cites per document 2002 1.000
Cites per document 2003 0.893
Cites per document 2004 0.975
Cites per document 2005 1.091
Cites per document 2006 1.133
Cites per document 2007 2.000

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal’s documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

Year International Collaboration
2001 0.00
2002 4.76
2003 0.00
2004 0.00
2005 0
2006 0
2007 0

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore “citable”, this chart shows the ratio of a journal’s articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Documents Year Value
Non-citable documents 2001 0
Non-citable documents 2002 4
Non-citable documents 2003 7
Non-citable documents 2004 9
Non-citable documents 2005 6
Non-citable documents 2006 3
Non-citable documents 2007 1
Citable documents 2001 0
Citable documents 2002 10
Citable documents 2003 28
Citable documents 2004 40
Citable documents 2005 33
Citable documents 2006 15
Citable documents 2007 3

Ratio of a journal’s items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

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