Impact Factors Stay Strong for RSNA Journals

RSNA journals remain highly regarded by scientific community.

The RSNA journals Radiology and RadioGraphics scored strong impact factors in 2017, according to the 2018 edition of Journal Citation Reports. An impact factor is a measure of the average number of citations to articles published in a journal. 

The latest impact factor for Radiology is 7.469 up from 7.296 in 2016, with total citations up from 50,983 to 54,109. The impact factor for RadioGraphics is 3.249, with citations increasing from 10,286 to 11,207.

Radiology is ranked fourth among radiology, nuclear medicine and medical imaging journals. RadioGraphics is ranked 29th out of 128 journals in the category and remains a top source for earning SA-CME credits with peer-reviewed educational material. 

Published by RSNA since 1923, Radiology has long been recognized as the authoritative reference for the most current, clinically relevant and highest quality research in the field of radiology. 

Launched by RSNA in 1981, RadioGraphics is one of the premier education journals in diagnostic radiology.