Archives of Surgery (ARCH SURG-CHICAGO)

Publisher: American Medical Association; Central Surgical Association; Western Surgical Association; International Cardiovascular Society, American Medical Association

Journal description

The mission of this journal is to promote the art and science of surgery by publishing relevant peer-reviewed clinical and basic science information to assist the surgeon in optimizing patient care. The Archives of Surgery will also serve as a forum for the discussion of issues that involve ethics, teaching, surgical history, and socioeconomic concerns.

Current impact factor: 4.93

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 4.926
2013 Impact Factor 4.297
2012 Impact Factor 4.1
2011 Impact Factor 4.239
2010 Impact Factor 4.5
2009 Impact Factor 4.323
2008 Impact Factor 4.259
2007 Impact Factor 3.485
2006 Impact Factor 3.058
2005 Impact Factor 3.053
2004 Impact Factor 3.076
2003 Impact Factor 2.753
2002 Impact Factor 2.549
2001 Impact Factor 2.792
2000 Impact Factor 2.629
1999 Impact Factor 2.584
1998 Impact Factor 2.526
1997 Impact Factor 2.363
1996 Impact Factor 2.606
1995 Impact Factor 2.343
1994 Impact Factor 2.402
1993 Impact Factor 2.135
1992 Impact Factor 1.996

Impact factor over time

Impact factor
Year

Additional details

5-year impact 4.89
Cited half-life >10.0
Immediacy index 1.38
Eigenfactor 0.02
Article influence 1.91
Website Archives of Surgery website
Other titles Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill.: 1960), Archives of surgery
ISSN 0004-0010
OCLC 1513896
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

American Medical Association

  • Pre-print
    • Author cannot archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 12 months embargo
  • Conditions
    • Only if in receipt of funding from a not-for-profit organisation, articles can be deposited after 12 months embargo
    • On non-commercial open access repository, such as PubMed Central
    • Must link to publisher version
    • Publisher's version/PDF may be used
  • Classification
    white

Publications in this journal