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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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

1.70

h-Index

2022-2023

 198

Rank

2022-2023

 2530

SJR

2022-2023

 1.353

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 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Abbreviation Plast. Reconstr. Surg.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Surgery (Q1)
h-index 198
Overall Rank/Ranking 2530
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 1.353
Impact Score 1.70
Publisher Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd.
Country United States
ISSN 15294242, 00321052
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1946-2022




Aim and Scope


For more than 60 years Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery® has been the one consistently excellent reference for every specialist who uses plastic surgery techniques or works in conjunction with a plastic surgeon. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery® , the official journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, is a benefit of Society membership, and is also available on a subscription basis.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery® brings subscribers up-to-the-minute reports on the latest techniques and follow-up for all areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery, including breast reconstruction, experimental studies, maxillofacial reconstruction, hand and microsurgery, burn repair, cosmetic surgery, as well as news on medicolegal issues.


About Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Surgery (Q1). It is published by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd.. The overall rank of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is 2530. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.353. 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 198. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery journal is 15294242, 00321052. 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. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is cited by a total of 5857 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is 1.70, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery IF is decreased by a factor of 0.64 and approximate percentage change is -27.35% 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.

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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is 1.70. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.70
2021 2.34
2020 2.14
2019 2.19
2018 2.21
2017 2.05
2016 2.21
2015 2.02
2014 1.83

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery h-index


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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has an h-index of 198. It means 198 articles of this journal have more than 198 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.




Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery ISSN


The ISSN of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is 15294242, 00321052. 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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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is 2530. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.353. 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 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.353
2021 1.438
2020 1.841
2019 1.916
2018 1.752
2017 1.731
2016 1.694
2015 1.907
2014 2.012

Ranking of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 2530
2021 2258
2020 1560
2019 1422
2018 1724
2017 1775
2016 1912
2015 1585
2014 1386

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Publisher


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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is published by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd.. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1946-2022. 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 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is Plast. Reconstr. Surg.. This abbreviation ('Plast. Reconstr. 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 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


If your research field is/are related to Surgery (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 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery latest impact IF is 1.70. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 2.34 (2021) and 1.70 (2022), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 2.08 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 1.353, 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 2.012 in 2014 and the lowest being 1.353 in 2022. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery over the previous 9-year period stands at 2.08.


What's the latest h-index of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The latest h-index of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is 198.


Who's the publisher of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is published by the Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd., with its country of publication being the United States.


What's the current ranking of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is currently ranked 2530 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 1386 in 2014 and its lowest position of 2530 in 2022.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is Plast. Reconstr. Surg..


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

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is classified as a journal that the Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Ltd. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery encompasses the following areas:

  • Surgery

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


What's the ISSN of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 15294242, 00321052.


What's the best quartile of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The best quartile for the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery?

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1946-2022.


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 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.70
2021 2.34
2020 2.14
2019 2.19
2018 2.21
2017 2.05
2016 2.21
2015 2.02
2014 1.83



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