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Clinical Specialties Guide

Journals

What are Journal Impact Factors used for? 

An Academic journal's impact factor is used to provide an average of how frequently an article has been cited in a particular journal within one year.

 

Tools you can use:

Journal Citation Reports (Can also look at previous year JCR rankings)

SCimago Journal and Country Rank (SJR)

Databases

Point of Care Resources

Books