New Journal Impact Factor® and CiteScore® for Bosnian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences


The 2019 issue of the Journal Citation Reports® (citations in Web of Science, Clarivate Analytics) brings good news for the Bosnian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences. The Journal Impact Factor® was continuously rising in the last few years, and for the year 2018 it has increased to 1.458. Article immediacy index has risen from 0.143 to 0.784. The total number of citations in 2018 has increased by more than 22% compared to last year. 86% of the articles published in 2016-2017 had been cited at least once in 2018.

In the 2019 CiteScore edition (citations in Scopus, ELSEVIER) the Bosnian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences ranked #87 out of 556 journals in the General Medicine category. This puts the Journal on the 84th percentile in its category. The CiteScore for 2018 equals 1.43.

We thank all the readers, authors, reviewers and editors for their contribution to the quality of the BJBMS!