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West Indian Medical Journal- Impact Score, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on May 27, 2022

Impact Score

0.17

h-Index

 33

Rank

 23419

SJR

 0.12

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 West Indian Medical Journal
Abbreviation West Indian Med. J.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q4)
h-index 33
Overall Rank/Ranking 23419
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.12
Impact Score 0.17
Publisher University of the West Indies
Country Jamaica
ISSN 433144




About West Indian Medical Journal


West Indian Medical Journal is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q4). It is published by University of the West Indies. The overall rank of West Indian Medical Journal is 23419. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.12. 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 33. The best quartile for this journal is Q4.

The ISSN of West Indian Medical Journal journal is 433144. 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. West Indian Medical Journal is cited by a total of 17 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).


West Indian Medical Journal Impact Score 2021-2022


The impact score (IS) 2021 of West Indian Medical Journal is 0.17, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. West Indian Medical Journal IS is increased by a factor of 0.06 and approximate percentage change is 54.55% 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

West Indian Medical Journal Impact Score 2022 Prediction


IS 2021 of West Indian Medical Journal is 0.17. If the same upward trend persists, impact score may rise in 2022 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of West Indian Medical Journal. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 0.17
2020 0.11
2019 0.08
2018 0.11
2017 0.34
2016 0.22
2015 0.21
2014 0.40

West Indian Medical Journal h-index


  Table Setting

West Indian Medical Journal has an h-index of 33. It means 33 articles of this journal have more than 33 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.




West Indian Medical Journal ISSN


The ISSN of West Indian Medical Journal is 433144. 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

West Indian Medical Journal Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of West Indian Medical Journal is 23419. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.12. 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.


West Indian Medical Journal Publisher


Table Setting

West Indian Medical Journal is published by University of the West Indies. It's publishing house is located in Jamaica. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1954-2019, 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 West Indian Medical Journal is West Indian Med. J.. This abbreviation ('West Indian Med. J.') 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 West Indian Medical Journal


If your research field is/are related to Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q4), 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 West Indian Medical Journal

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 0.17
2020 0.11
2019 0.08
2018 0.11
2017 0.34
2016 0.22
2015 0.21
2014 0.40



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