Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases

The Official Journal of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), Brazilian Society for Bariatric Surgery and the Asociacion Latinoamericana de Cirujanos Endoscopistas

Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases - ISSN 1550-7289
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.069 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): 1.472 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: 3.758 (2018) 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: 4.065 (2018) 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 16
Issues: 12 issues
ISSN: 15507289

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Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases (SOARD), The Official Journal of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and the <a href="http://www.sbcb.org.br/"target="_blank">Brazilian Society for Bariatric Surgery, is an international journal devoted to the publication of peer-reviewed manuscripts of the highest quality with objective data regarding techniques for the treatment of severe obesity. Articles document the effects of surgically induced weight loss on obesity physiological, psychiatric and social co-morbidities. The Editorial Board includes internationally prominent individuals who are devoted to the optimal treatment of the severely obese and include internists, psychiatrists, surgeons, and nutritional experts. Manuscripts are blindly reviewed without the reviewers knowledge of the authors, institution or country of origin.

Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases is ranked 7th of 202 journals in Surgery category on the 2013 Journal Citation Reports®, published by Thomson Reuters, and has an Impact Factor of 4.942

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