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Psychological Medicine- Impact Factor, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on October 4, 2021

Impact Factor

7.723

h-Index

 209

Rank

 698

SJR

 2.857

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 Psychological Medicine
Abbreviation Psychol. Med.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Applied Psychology (Q1); Psychiatry and Mental Health (Q1)
h-index 209
Overall Rank/Ranking 698
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.857
Impact Score 5.60
Impact Factor 7.723 (2020)
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 14698978, 00332917


Aim and Scope


Now in its fourth decade of publication, Psychological Medicine is a leading international journal in the fields of psychiatry, related aspects of psychology and basic sciences. There are twelve issues a year, each featuring original articles reporting key research being undertaken worldwide, together with literature reviews and shorter editorials by distinguished scholars, as well as an important book review section. The journal"s success is clearly demonstrated by a consistently high impact factor.


About Psychological Medicine


Psychological Medicine is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Applied Psychology (Q1); Psychiatry and Mental Health (Q1). It is published by Cambridge University Press. The overall rank of Psychological Medicine is 698. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.857. 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 209. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Psychological Medicine journal is 14698978, 00332917. 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. Psychological Medicine is cited by a total of 5530 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2020).


Psychological Medicine Impact Factor 2020-2021


The impact factor (IF) 2020 of Psychological Medicine is 7.723, which is computed in 2021 as per it's definition. Psychological Medicine IF is increased by a factor of 1.91 and approximate percentage change is 32.86% when compared to preceding year 2019, which shows a rising trend. The impact factor (If), also denoted as Journal impact factor (JIF), 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 Web of Science data.

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Impact Factor Trend


Year wise Impact Factor (IF) of Psychological Medicine. Based on Web of Science data.


Year Impact Factor (IF)
2021/2022Coming Soon
2020 7.723
2019 5.813
2018 5.641
2017 5.475
2016 5.230
2015 5.491
2014 5.938
2013 5.428
2012 5.587
2011 6.159
2010 5.200

Psychological Medicine Impact Score 2020-2021


The impact score (IS) 2020 of Psychological Medicine is 5.60, which is computed in 2021 as per its definition. Psychological Medicine IS is increased by a factor of 0.48 and approximate percentage change is 9.37% when compared to preceding year 2019, 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.

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Psychological Medicine Impact Score 2021 Prediction


IS 2020 of Psychological Medicine is 5.60. If the same upward trend persists, impact score of joule may rise in 2021 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Psychological Medicine. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 5.60
2019 5.12
2018 5.04
2017 5.27
2016 5.40
2015 5.01
2014 5.23

Psychological Medicine h-index


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Psychological Medicine has an h-index of 209. It means 209 articles of this journal have more than 209 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.




Psychological Medicine ISSN


The ISSN of Psychological Medicine is 14698978, 00332917. 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.

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Psychological Medicine Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Psychological Medicine is 698. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.857. 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.


Psychological Medicine Publisher


Table Setting

Psychological Medicine is published by Cambridge University Press. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1970-2020. 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 Psychological Medicine is Psychol. Med.. This abbreviation ('Psychol. Med.') 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 Psychological Medicine


If your research field is/are related to Applied Psychology (Q1); Psychiatry and Mental Health (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.


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 Factor (IF) of Psychological Medicine

Impact Factor Table

Year Impact Factor (IF)
2021/2022Coming Soon
2020 7.723
2019 5.813
2018 5.641
2017 5.475
2016 5.230
2015 5.491
2014 5.938
2013 5.428
2012 5.587
2011 6.159
2010 5.200



Year wise Impact Score (IF) of Psychological Medicine

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 5.60
2019 5.12
2018 5.04
2017 5.27
2016 5.40
2015 5.01
2014 5.23



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