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American Surgeon- Impact Score, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on May 27, 2022

Impact Score

0.71

h-Index

 95

Rank

 14988

SJR

 0.293

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 American Surgeon
Abbreviation Am. Surg.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q3); Surgery (Q3)
h-index 95
Overall Rank/Ranking 14988
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.293
Impact Score 0.71
Publisher Sage Publications
Country United States
ISSN 15559823, 00031348




Aim and Scope


The Southeastern Surgical Congress owns and publishes THE AMERICAN SURGEON monthly. It is the official journal of the Congress and the Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, which all members receive each month. The journal brings up to date clinical advances in surgical knowledge in a popular reference format.


About American Surgeon


American Surgeon is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q3); Surgery (Q3). It is published by Sage Publications. The overall rank of American Surgeon is 14988. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.293. 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 95. The best quartile for this journal is Q3.

The ISSN of American Surgeon journal is 15559823, 00031348. 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 Surgeon is cited by a total of 1277 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).


American Surgeon Impact Score 2021-2022


The impact score (IS) 2021 of American Surgeon is 0.71, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. American Surgeon IS is increased by a factor of 0.13 and approximate percentage change is 22.41% 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

American Surgeon Impact Score 2022 Prediction


IS 2021 of American Surgeon is 0.71. If the same upward trend persists, impact score may rise in 2022 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of American Surgeon. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 0.71
2020 0.58
2019 0.49
2018 0.64
2017 0.67
2016 0.80
2015 0.87
2014 0.91

American Surgeon h-index


  Table Setting

American Surgeon has an h-index of 95. It means 95 articles of this journal have more than 95 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 Surgeon ISSN


The ISSN of American Surgeon is 15559823, 00031348. 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 Surgeon Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of American Surgeon is 14988. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.293. 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.


American Surgeon Publisher


Table Setting

American Surgeon is published by Sage Publications. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1951-2021. 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 American Surgeon is Am. Surg.. This abbreviation ('Am. Surg.') 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 Surgeon


If your research field is/are related to Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q3); Surgery (Q3), 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 American Surgeon

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 0.71
2020 0.58
2019 0.49
2018 0.64
2017 0.67
2016 0.80
2015 0.87
2014 0.91



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