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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

9.44

h-Index

2022-2023

 179

Rank

2022-2023

 1211

SJR

2022-2023

 2.093

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 Drugs
Abbreviation Drugs
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Pharmacology (medical) (Q1)
h-index 179
Overall Rank/Ranking 1211
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.093
Impact Score 9.44
Publisher Adis International Ltd
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 00126667, 11791950
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1971-2022




About Drugs


Drugs is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Pharmacology (medical) (Q1). It is published by Adis International Ltd. The overall rank of Drugs is 1211. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.093. 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 179. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Drugs journal is 00126667, 11791950. 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. Drugs is cited by a total of 5013 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Drugs Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Drugs is 9.44, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Drugs IF is decreased by a factor of 0.64 and approximate percentage change is -6.35% 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

Drugs Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Drugs is 9.44. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Drugs. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 9.44
2021 10.08
2020 7.71
2019 5.92
2018 5.37
2017 5.14
2016 5.50
2015 5.75
2014 5.38

Drugs h-index


  Table Setting

Drugs has an h-index of 179. It means 179 articles of this journal have more than 179 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.




Drugs ISSN


The ISSN of Drugs is 00126667, 11791950. 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

Drugs Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Drugs is 1211. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.093. 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 Drugs by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 2.093
2021 2.081
2020 2.022
2019 1.589
2018 1.527
2017 1.547
2016 1.588
2015 1.683
2014 1.672

Ranking of Drugs by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1211
2021 1159
2020 1288
2019 2013
2018 2171
2017 2183
2016 2139
2015 1953
2014 1924

Drugs Publisher


Table Setting

Drugs is published by Adis International Ltd. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1971-2022. 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 Drugs is Drugs. This abbreviation ('Drugs') 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 Drugs


If your research field is/are related to Pharmacology (medical) (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 Drugs?

Drugs latest impact IF is 9.44. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 10.08 (2021) and 5.14 (2017), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 6.7 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Drugs?

The Drugs has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 2.093, 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 2.093 in 2022 and the lowest being 1.527 in 2018. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Drugs over the previous 9-year period stands at 6.7.


What's the latest h-index of the Drugs?

The latest h-index of the Drugs is 179.


Who's the publisher of the Drugs?

The Drugs is published by the Adis International Ltd, with its country of publication being the United Kingdom.


What's the current ranking of the Drugs?

The Drugs is currently ranked 1211 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 1159 in 2021 and its lowest position of 2183 in 2017.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Drugs?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Drugs is Drugs.


Is the "Drugs" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Drugs is classified as a journal that the Adis International Ltd publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Drugs?

The Drugs encompasses the following areas:

  • Pharmacology (medical)

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


What's the ISSN of the Drugs?

The Drugs is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 00126667, 11791950.


What's the best quartile of the Drugs?

The best quartile for the Drugs is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Drugs?

The Drugs coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1971-2022.


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 Drugs

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 9.44
2021 10.08
2020 7.71
2019 5.92
2018 5.37
2017 5.14
2016 5.50
2015 5.75
2014 5.38



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