Journal of the American College of Surgeons (J AM COLL SURGEONS )

Publisher: American College of Surgeons, Elsevier

Journal description

Visit the Journal of the American College of Surgeons Web site maintained by the American College of Surgeons at http://www.facs.org:80/about_college/acsdept/jacs/jacshome.html Subscription orders and inquiries should be mailed to: Journal of the American College of Surgeons P.O. Box 2127 Marion, OH 43306-8227 Phone numbers: Voice, toll-free (US only): (800)214-8489 Voice, outside the US: (740)382-3322 Fax: (740)382-5866 Agent Inquiries: Tel: (815)734-1223 Fax: (815)734-1207 The Journal of the American College of Surgeons (JACS) is a monthly journal publishing peer-reviewed original contributions on all aspects of surgery. These contributions include but are not limited to original clinical studies, review articles, and experimental investigations with clear clinical relevance. In general, case reports will not be considered for publication. As the official journal of the American College of Surgeons, JACS has the goal of providing its readership the highest quality rapid retrieval of information relevant to surgeons.

Current impact factor: 4.45

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2015
2013 / 2014 Impact Factor 4.454
2012 Impact Factor 4.5
2011 Impact Factor 4.549
2010 Impact Factor 4.241
2009 Impact Factor 3.651
2008 Impact Factor 3.692

Impact factor over time

Impact factor
Year

Additional details

5-year impact 4.50
Cited half-life 6.30
Immediacy index 0.81
Eigenfactor 0.03
Article influence 1.62
Website Journal of the American College of Surgeons website
Other titles Surgical forum., Surgical forum supplement., Journal of the American College of Surgeons, International abstracts of surgery
ISSN 1879-1190
OCLC 29192491
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

Elsevier

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • Pre-print allowed on any website or open access repository
    • Voluntary deposit by author of authors post-print allowed on authors' personal website, arXiv.org or institutions open scholarly website including Institutional Repository, without embargo, where there is not a policy or mandate
    • Deposit due to Funding Body, Institutional and Governmental policy or mandate only allowed where separate agreement between repository and the publisher exists.
    • Permitted deposit due to Funding Body, Institutional and Governmental policy or mandate, may be required to comply with embargo periods of 12 months to 48 months .
    • Set statement to accompany deposit
    • Published source must be acknowledged
    • Must link to journal home page or articles' DOI
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Articles in some journals can be made Open Access on payment of additional charge
    • NIH Authors articles will be submitted to PubMed Central after 12 months
    • Publisher last contacted on 18/10/2013
  • Classification
    ​ green

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