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American Journal of Sports Medicine

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

5.03

h-Index

2022-2023

 252

Rank

2022-2023

 904

SJR

2022-2023

 2.477

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 American Journal of Sports Medicine
Abbreviation Am. J. Sports Med.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q1); Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (Q1); Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation (Q1); Sports Science (Q1)
h-index 252
Overall Rank/Ranking 904
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.477
Impact Score 5.03
Publisher SAGE Publications Inc.
Country United States
ISSN 03635465, 15523365
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1973-2022




About American Journal of Sports Medicine


American Journal of Sports Medicine is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q1); Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (Q1); Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation (Q1); Sports Science (Q1). It is published by SAGE Publications Inc.. The overall rank of American Journal of Sports Medicine is 904. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.477. 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 252. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of American Journal of Sports Medicine journal is 03635465, 15523365. 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. American Journal of Sports Medicine is cited by a total of 7686 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


American Journal of Sports Medicine Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of American Journal of Sports Medicine is 5.03, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. American Journal of Sports Medicine IF is decreased by a factor of 0.41 and approximate percentage change is -7.54% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a falling 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

American Journal of Sports Medicine Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of American Journal of Sports Medicine is 5.03. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of American Journal of Sports Medicine. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 5.03
2021 5.44
2020 5.11
2019 5.43
2018 5.69
2017 5.76
2016 5.92
2015 5.28
2014 5.16

American Journal of Sports Medicine h-index


  Table Setting

American Journal of Sports Medicine has an h-index of 252. It means 252 articles of this journal have more than 252 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.




American Journal of Sports Medicine ISSN


The ISSN of American Journal of Sports Medicine is 03635465, 15523365. 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

American Journal of Sports Medicine Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of American Journal of Sports Medicine is 904. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.477. 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 American Journal of Sports Medicine by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 2.477
2021 2.266
2020 3.021
2019 3.243
2018 3.617
2017 3.949
2016 3.494
2015 3.572
2014 3.594

Ranking of American Journal of Sports Medicine by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 904
2021 1011
2020 639
2019 578
2018 475
2017 410
2016 497
2015 467
2014 475

American Journal of Sports Medicine Publisher


Table Setting

American Journal of Sports Medicine is published by SAGE Publications Inc.. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1973-2022. 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 American Journal of Sports Medicine is Am. J. Sports Med.. This abbreviation ('Am. J. Sports 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 American Journal of Sports Medicine


If your research field is/are related to Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q1); Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (Q1); Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation (Q1); Sports Science (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 American Journal of Sports Medicine?

American Journal of Sports Medicine latest impact IF is 5.03. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 5.92 (2016) and 5.03 (2022), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 5.42 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The American Journal of Sports Medicine has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 2.477, 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 3.949 in 2017 and the lowest being 2.266 in 2021. Furthermore, the average SJR of the American Journal of Sports Medicine over the previous 9-year period stands at 5.42.


What's the latest h-index of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The latest h-index of the American Journal of Sports Medicine is 252.


Who's the publisher of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The American Journal of Sports Medicine is published by the SAGE Publications Inc., with its country of publication being the United States.


What's the current ranking of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The American Journal of Sports Medicine is currently ranked 904 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 410 in 2017 and its lowest position of 1011 in 2021.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the American Journal of Sports Medicine is Am. J. Sports Med..


Is the "American Journal of Sports Medicine" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

American Journal of Sports Medicine is classified as a journal that the SAGE Publications Inc. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The American Journal of Sports Medicine encompasses the following areas:

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
  • Sports Science

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


What's the ISSN of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The American Journal of Sports Medicine is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 03635465, 15523365.


What's the best quartile of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The best quartile for the American Journal of Sports Medicine is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the American Journal of Sports Medicine?

The American Journal of Sports Medicine coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1973-2022.


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 American Journal of Sports Medicine

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 5.03
2021 5.44
2020 5.11
2019 5.43
2018 5.69
2017 5.76
2016 5.92
2015 5.28
2014 5.16



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