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Nursing journals

Air Medical Journal

cover CiteScore: 0.46
SNIP: 0.405
SJR: 0.245


Most cited articles

AJIC: American Journal of Infection Control

cover CiteScore: 1.80
Impact Factor: 1.971
SNIP: 1.015
SJR: 1.072

Applied Nursing Research

coverCiteScore: 1.53
Impact Factor: 1.327
SNIP: 0.825
SJR: 0.542

Most cited articles

Archives of Psychiatric Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.52
Impact Factor: 1.299
SNIP: 0.860
SJR: 0.553

Most cited articles

Australian Critical Care

cover CiteScore: 1.74
Impact Factor: 2.515
SNIP: 1.146
SJR: 0.699

Most cited articles

Clinical Simulation in Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.84
SNIP: 1.110
SJR: 0.917


Most cited articles

Collegian

cover CiteScore: 1.51
Impact Factor: 1.231
SNIP: 0.835
SJR: 0.521

Most cited articles

Geriatric Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.09
Impact Factor: 1.517
SNIP: 0.652
SJR: 0.437

Most cited articles

Heart & Lung

cover CiteScore: 1.69
Impact Factor: 1.840
SNIP: 0.845
SJR: 0.788

Most cited articles

Intensive & Critical Care Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.76
Impact Factor: 1.652
SNIP: 0.826
SJR: 0.543

International Emergency Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.42
Impact Factor: 1.415
SNIP: 0.968
SJR: 0.532

Most cited articles

International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences

cover CiteScore: 0.91
SNIP: 0.797
SJR: 0.296


Most cited articles

International Journal of Nursing Studies

cover CiteScore: 4.32
Impact Factor: 3.570
SNIP: 2.310
SJR: 1.556

Most cited articles

International Journal of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing

cover CiteScore: 0.81
SNIP: 0.490
SJR: 0.310


Most cited articles

Journal of Emergency Nursing

cover CiteScore: 0.46
Impact Factor: 1.489
SNIP: 0.444
SJR: 0.327

Most cited articles

Journal of Neonatal Nursing

cover CiteScore: 0.55
SNIP: 0.426
SJR: 0.258


Most cited articles

Journal of Nursing Regulation

cover CiteScore: 0.82
SNIP: 0.769
SJR: 0.436


Most cited articles

Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing

cover CiteScore: 0.99
Impact Factor: 1.219
SNIP: 0.738
SJR: 0.387

Most cited articles

Journal of Pediatric Health Care

cover CiteScore: 1.00
Impact Factor: 1.115
SNIP: 0.550
SJR: 0.396

Most cited articles

Journal of Pediatric Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.68
Impact Factor: 1.563
SNIP: 0.805
SJR: 0.588

Most cited articles

Journal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing

cover CiteScore: 0.63
Impact Factor: 0.875
SNIP: 0.635
SJR: 0.264

Most cited articles

Journal of Professional Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.89
Impact Factor: 1.829
SNIP: 1.127
SJR: 0.885

Most cited articles

Journal of Radiology Nursing

cover CiteScore: 0.25
SNIP: 0.267
SJR: 0.154


Most cited articles

Journal of the Association for Vascular Access

cover CiteScore: 0.31
SNIP: 0.272
SJR: 0.211


Most cited articles

Journal of Vascular Nursing

cover CiteScore: 0.63
SNIP: 0.435
SJR: 0.244


Most cited articles

Midwifery

cover CiteScore: 2.25
Impact Factor: 2.048
SNIP: 1.129
SJR: 0.818

Most cited articles

Nurse Education in Practice

cover CiteScore: 1.96
Impact Factor: 1.665
SNIP: 1.305
SJR: 0.810

Most cited articles

Nurse Education Today

cover CiteScore: 2.65
Impact Factor: 2.442
SNIP: 1.638
SJR: 1.041

Most cited articles

Nurse Leader

cover CiteScore: 0.22
SNIP: 0.352
SJR: 0.237


Most cited articles

Nursing for Women’s Health

cover CiteScore: 0.42
SNIP: 0.352
SJR: 0.206

Nursing Outlook

cover CiteScore: 1.96
Impact Factor: 2.540
SNIP: 1.586
SJR: 0.985

Most cited articles

Pain Management Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.73
Impact Factor: 1.455
SNIP: 1.187
SJR: 0.650

Most cited articles

Seminars in Oncology Nursing

cover CiteScore: 1.82
Impact Factor: 1.412
SNIP: 0.762
SJR: 0.714

Most cited articles

The Journal for Nurse Practitioners

cover CiteScore: 0.33
Impact Factor: 0.700
SNIP: 0.718
SJR: 0.249

Most cited articles

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