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Lasers in Medical Science- Impact Score, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on May 27, 2022

Impact Score

2.88

h-Index

 77

Rank

 7914

SJR

 0.623

Note: The impact score 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

Title Lasers in Medical Science
Abbreviation Lasers Med. Sci.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Dermatology (Q2); Surgery (Q2)
h-index 77
Overall Rank/Ranking 7914
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.623
Impact Score 2.88
Publisher Springer London
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 1435604X, 02688921




Aim and Scope


Lasers in Medical Science has established itself as the leading international journal publication in the rapidly expanding field of the medical applications of lasers and light. It provides a forum for the publication of papers on the technical, experimental and clinical aspects of the use of medical lasers, including the use of lasers in surgery, endoscopy, angioplasty, hyperthermia of tumours, and photodynamic therapy.

In addition, the journal publishes articles on the medical application of new lasers, light delivery systems, sensors to monitor laser effects, basic laser-tissue interactions and the modelling of laser-tissue interactions. The journal also welcomes articles relating to the use of non-laser light-tissue interactions.


About Lasers in Medical Science


Lasers in Medical Science is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Dermatology (Q2); Surgery (Q2). It is published by Springer London. The overall rank of Lasers in Medical Science is 7914. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.623. 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 77. The best quartile for this journal is Q2.

The ISSN of Lasers in Medical Science journal is 1435604X, 02688921. 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. Lasers in Medical Science is cited by a total of 2145 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).


Lasers in Medical Science Impact Score 2021-2022


The impact score (IS) 2021 of Lasers in Medical Science is 2.88, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. Lasers in Medical Science IS is increased by a factor of 0.17 and approximate percentage change is 6.27% when compared to preceding year 2020, which shows a rising trend. The impact score (IS), 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

Lasers in Medical Science Impact Score 2022 Prediction


IS 2021 of Lasers in Medical Science is 2.88. If the same upward trend persists, impact score may rise in 2022 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Lasers in Medical Science. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 2.88
2020 2.71
2019 2.41
2018 2.16
2017 2.08
2016 2.62
2015 2.63
2014 2.58

Lasers in Medical Science h-index


  Table Setting

Lasers in Medical Science has an h-index of 77. It means 77 articles of this journal have more than 77 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.




Lasers in Medical Science ISSN


The ISSN of Lasers in Medical Science is 1435604X, 02688921. 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

Lasers in Medical Science Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Lasers in Medical Science is 7914. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.623. 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.


Lasers in Medical Science Publisher


Table Setting

Lasers in Medical Science is published by Springer London. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1986-2021. 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 Lasers in Medical Science is Lasers Med. Sci.. This abbreviation ('Lasers Med. Sci.') 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 Lasers in Medical Science


If your research field is/are related to Dermatology (Q2); Surgery (Q2), 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.


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 Lasers in Medical Science

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 2.88
2020 2.71
2019 2.41
2018 2.16
2017 2.08
2016 2.62
2015 2.63
2014 2.58



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