Current Problems in Surgery

Current Problems in Surgery - ISSN 0011-3840
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0.883 Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP):
SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.5 SCImago Journal Rank (SJR):
SJR is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and a qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.
Impact Factor: 1.577 (2019) Impact Factor:
The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years.
© 2017 Journal Citation Reports ® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)
5 Year Impact Factor: 2.141 (2019) Five-Year Impact Factor:
To calculate the five year Impact Factor, citations are counted in 2016 to the previous five years and divided by the source items published in the previous five years.
© 2017 Journal Citation Reports ® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)
Volumes: Volume 58
Issues: 12 issues
ISSN: 00113840
Editor-in-Chief: Ashley

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Current Problems in Surgery keeps readers up-to-date on the latest surgical advances. Each month, this publication examines a single clinical problem or condition commonly seen by general surgeons. Issues also focus on topics in surgical research and emerging ideas in surgical subspecialties. Current Problems in Surgery is ideal for information too urgent to await book publication, yet too important to be summarized in a brief journal article.

2016 Topics, Volume 53

The Gastrointestinal Immune System: Implications for the Surgical Patient

Joseph F. Pierre, Rebecca A. Busch, and Kenneth A. Kudsk

Process Improvement in Surgery

Christina A. Minami, Catherine R. Sheils, Karl Y. Bilimoria, and Anthony D. Yang

Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

Mariam F. Eskander, Lindsay A. Bliss, and Jennifer F. Tseng

Environmentalism in Surgical Practice

Anna Weiss, Hannah M. Hollandsworth, Adnan Alseidi, Lauren Scovel, Clare French, Ellen L. Derrick, and Daniel Klaristenfeld

Endocrine Incidentalomas

Lee F. Starker, Peter A. Prieto, J. Spencer Liles, Hop S. Tran Cao, Elizabeth G. Grubbs, Jeffrey E. Lee, Nancy D. Perrier, and Paul H. Graham

The Intestinal Microbiome and Surgical Disease

Monika A. Krezalek, Kinga B. Skowron, Kristina L. Guyton, Baddr Shakhsheer, Sanjiv Hyoju, and John C. Alverdy