Journal of Vascular Surgery (J VASC SURG)

Publisher: Society for Vascular Surgery (U.S.); International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery. North American Chapter, Elsevier

Journal description

Journal of Vascular Surgery provides cardiothoracic, vascular, and general surgeons with the most recent information in vascular surgery. Original, peer-reviewed articles cover clinical and experimental studies, noninvasive diagnostic techniques, prostheses and vascular substitutes, microvascular surgical techniques, angiography, and endovascular management. Special issues publish papers presented at the annual joint meeting of the Journal's sponsoring societies, the Society for Vascular Surgery and The American Association for Vascular Surgery, a Chapter of the International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery. Journal of Vascular Surgery ranks in the top 9.7% of the 4,625 scientific journals most frequently cited (Science Citation Index). The Journal is also recommended for purchase in the Brandon-Hill study, Selected List of Books and Journals for the Small Medical Library (1997/98 Edition).

Current impact factor: 3.02

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 3.021
2013 Impact Factor 2.98
2012 Impact Factor 2.879
2011 Impact Factor 3.21
2010 Impact Factor 3.851
2009 Impact Factor 3.517
2008 Impact Factor 3.77
2007 Impact Factor 3.272
2006 Impact Factor 3.311
2005 Impact Factor 3.173
2004 Impact Factor 2.73
2003 Impact Factor 3.507
2002 Impact Factor 3.467
2001 Impact Factor 3.145
2000 Impact Factor 3.114
1999 Impact Factor 3.009
1998 Impact Factor 2.674
1997 Impact Factor 2.763
1996 Impact Factor 3.328
1995 Impact Factor 2.348
1994 Impact Factor 1.972
1993 Impact Factor 2.182
1992 Impact Factor 1.822

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 3.14
Cited half-life 7.50
Immediacy index 0.71
Eigenfactor 0.04
Article influence 0.97
Website Journal of Vascular Surgery website
Other titles Journal of vascular surgery
ISSN 0741-5214
OCLC 10161047
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details


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    • Publisher last reviewed on 03/06/2015
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