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Ophthalmology

Impact, Factor and Metrics, Impact Score, Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and More

Last Updated on October 31, 2023

Impact Score

2022-2023

5.47

h-Index

2022-2023

 267

Rank

2022-2023

 391

SJR

2022-2023

 3.913

Note: The impact score or impact index shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics and Factor

Title Ophthalmology
Abbreviation Ophthalmology
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Ophthalmology (Q1)
h-index 267
Overall Rank/Ranking 391
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 3.913
Impact Score 5.47
Publisher Elsevier Inc.
Country United States
ISSN 15494713, 01616420
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1958, 1978-2022




Aim and Scope


Ophthalmology, the official journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, publishes original, peer-reviewed reports of research in ophthalmology, including basic science investigations and clinical studies. Topics include new diagnostic and surgical techniques, treatment methods, instrument updates, the latest drug findings, results of clinical trials, and research findings. Ophthalmology also publishes major reviews of specific topics by acknowledged authorities.

The objective of the American Academy of Ophthalmology in publishing Ophthalmology is to provide opportunities for the free exchange of ideas and information.


About Ophthalmology


Ophthalmology is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Ophthalmology (Q1). It is published by Elsevier Inc.. The overall rank of Ophthalmology is 391. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 3.913. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 267. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Ophthalmology journal is 15494713, 01616420. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Ophthalmology is cited by a total of 6570 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Ophthalmology Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Ophthalmology is 5.47, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Ophthalmology IF is increased by a factor of 0.32 and approximate percentage change is 6.21% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a rising trend. The impact IF, also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Ophthalmology Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Ophthalmology is 5.47. If the same upward trend persists, Impact IF may rise in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Ophthalmology. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 5.47
2021 5.15
2020 4.79
2019 4.28
2018 4.33
2017 4.82
2016 5.89
2015 5.54
2014 4.88

Ophthalmology h-index


  Table Setting

Ophthalmology has an h-index of 267. It means 267 articles of this journal have more than 267 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Ophthalmology ISSN


The ISSN of Ophthalmology is 15494713, 01616420. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Ophthalmology Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Ophthalmology is 391. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 3.913. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

SJR of Ophthalmology by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.913
2021 4.412
2020 5.028
2019 4.414
2018 4.198
2017 4.896
2016 4.733
2015 4.796
2014 4.296

Ranking of Ophthalmology by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 391
2021 335
2020 286
2019 330
2018 378
2017 306
2016 316
2015 300
2014 366

Ophthalmology Publisher


Table Setting

Ophthalmology is published by Elsevier Inc.. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1958, 1978-2022. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Ophthalmology is Ophthalmology. This abbreviation ('Ophthalmology') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Ophthalmology


If your research field is/are related to Ophthalmology (Q1), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the Ophthalmology?

Ophthalmology latest impact IF is 5.47. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 5.89 (2016) and 4.28 (2019), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 5.02 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Ophthalmology?

The Ophthalmology has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 3.913, according to the latest data. It is computed in the year 2023. In the past 9 years, this journal has recorded a range of SJR, with the highest being 5.028 in 2020 and the lowest being 3.913 in 2022. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Ophthalmology over the previous 9-year period stands at 5.02.


What's the latest h-index of the Ophthalmology?

The latest h-index of the Ophthalmology is 267.


Who's the publisher of the Ophthalmology?

The Ophthalmology is published by the Elsevier Inc., with its country of publication being the United States.


What's the current ranking of the Ophthalmology?

The Ophthalmology is currently ranked 391 out of 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series in the latest ranking. Over the course of the last 9 years, this journal has experienced varying rankings, reaching its highest position of 286 in 2020 and its lowest position of 391 in 2022.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Ophthalmology?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Ophthalmology is Ophthalmology.


Is the "Ophthalmology" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Ophthalmology is classified as a journal that the Elsevier Inc. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Ophthalmology?

The Ophthalmology encompasses the following areas:

  • Ophthalmology

For a more comprehensive understanding of its scope, check the official website of this journal.


What's the ISSN of the Ophthalmology?

The Ophthalmology is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 15494713, 01616420.


What's the best quartile of the Ophthalmology?

The best quartile for the Ophthalmology is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Ophthalmology?

The Ophthalmology coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1958, 1978-2022.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Ophthalmology

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 5.47
2021 5.15
2020 4.79
2019 4.28
2018 4.33
2017 4.82
2016 5.89
2015 5.54
2014 4.88



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