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Alongside author self-citation (9), journal self-citation is one of the most common ways in which journals artificially improve their impact factor (10-12).
Subscribers to the new JCR platform see the impact factor and journal rank.
While the impact factor is currently the "one metric to rule them all," it's ineffective in many ways, Crotty said.
Clearly the lack of an impact factor makes JOR a less attractive venue for publication, particularly for students and early career scientists.
Impact Factor, it may be mentioned here, is a citation based metrics based on the average number of times an article published in a journal has been referenced to by authors in other journals1.
Impact Factor we have always believed is just one and not the only one criterion to judge the quality and standard of a medical journal.2-3 We in Pakistan have about a dozen high quality peer reviewed biomedical journals but they could not get IF because till a few years ago most of these journals were being managed by non-professionals who did not know the importance of such indexations like IF.
The impact factor, or a mathematical calculation used to assess our care, inhibits the ability to provide care that is individualized and valued.
An impact factor is a measure of the frequency with which the average article in a journal has been cited in a particular year.
He said that scholarships would also be provided to the students with impact factor research while a cash prize would be awarded to the student having highest impact factor research.
Not since chasing home Getabird in a maiden hurdle at Punchestown in the early part of last season has Impact Factor tried this trip and he looked to be crying out for it when second to the very useful Riders Onthe Storm over 2m at Punchestown this month.
He said bachelor-level students who would publish one research paper in any impact factor journal would be given waiver in tuition fee while the students having two impact factor research papers would be given admission to MS and PhD programmes without any fee.
Jameel Khilji, How to write an impact factor research paper by Dr.