Best Medicine Journals

The ranking of best journals for Medicine was published by Research.com, one of the prominent websites for computer science research providing trusted data on scientific contributions since 2014.

The position in the ranking is based on a unique bibliometric score created by Research.com which is computed using the estimated h-index and the number of leading scientists who have endorsed the journal during the last three previous years. Show more

The ranking contains Impact Score values gathered on December 6th, 2021.

The process for ranking journals involves examining more than 9,788 journals which were selected after detailed inspection and rigorous examination of over 648,941 scientific documents published during the last three years by 16,234 leading and well-respected scientists in the area of computer science.

More details on the methodology for computing the score can be found on our Methodology Page.

Rank
Journal Details
Best Scientists
Documents
Impact Score
1 Rank The Lancet

The Lancet

0140-6736
Best Scientists 2915 2116 Impact Score 156.40
2 Rank New England Journal of Medicine Best Scientists 2719 2880 Impact Score 145.90
3 Rank Journal of Clinical Oncology Best Scientists 3027 13139 Impact Score 71.60
4 Rank The Lancet Oncology Best Scientists 1259 956 Impact Score 71.20
5 Rank JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association Best Scientists 1877 2028 Impact Score 69.90
6 Rank Journal of the American College of Cardiology Best Scientists 2097 7983 Impact Score 66.70
7 Rank JAMA oncology

JAMA oncology

2374-2437
Best Scientists 1279 927 Impact Score 64.50
8 Rank Circulation

Circulation

0009-7322
Best Scientists 2633 7392 Impact Score 60.50
9 Rank Nature Medicine

Nature Medicine

1078-8956
Best Scientists 1226 768 Impact Score 60.30
10 Rank The Lancet Neurology Best Scientists 881 551 Impact Score 60.10
11 Rank European Heart Journal Best Scientists 1973 7571 Impact Score 54.60
12 Rank The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology Best Scientists 797 503 Impact Score 51.80
13 Rank Cancer Cell

Cancer Cell

1535-6108
Best Scientists 653 417 Impact Score 45.70
14 Rank BMJ

BMJ

0959-8138
Best Scientists 1195 1115 Impact Score 44.90
15 Rank Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

0016-5085
Best Scientists 1700 7075 Impact Score 44.20
16 Rank Annals of Oncology

Annals of Oncology

0923-7534
Best Scientists 1620 4732 Impact Score 43.80
17 Rank Blood

Blood

0006-4971
Best Scientists 1800 9822 Impact Score 43.50
18 Rank JAMA Cardiology

JAMA Cardiology

2380-6583
Best Scientists 935 911 Impact Score 40.00
19 Rank PLoS Medicine

PLoS Medicine

1549-1277
Best Scientists 1108 691 Impact Score 39.60
20 Rank The Lancet Respiratory Medicine Best Scientists 742 566 Impact Score 39.10
21 Rank The Lancet Infectious Diseases Best Scientists 642 719 Impact Score 38.60
22 Rank Clinical Cancer Research Best Scientists 1823 2242 Impact Score 37.60
23 Rank International Journal of Epidemiology Best Scientists 1018 661 Impact Score 36.70
24 Rank Cancer Discovery

Cancer Discovery

2159-8274
Best Scientists 558 435 Impact Score 36.30
25 Rank Gut

Gut

0017-5749
Best Scientists 878 919 Impact Score 36.20
26 Rank Science Translational Medicine Best Scientists 1081 704 Impact Score 35.70
27 Rank Journal of the National Cancer Institute Best Scientists 1034 675 Impact Score 35.30
28 Rank Alzheimer's and Dementia Best Scientists 1043 4998 Impact Score 35.00
29 Rank Molecular Psychiatry Best Scientists 845 768 Impact Score 34.40
30 Rank Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases Best Scientists 597 1351 Impact Score 32.00
31 Rank Journal of Hepatology Best Scientists 856 2779 Impact Score 31.40
32 Rank JAMA Psychiatry

JAMA Psychiatry

2168-622X
Best Scientists 573 585 Impact Score 30.90
33 Rank Annals of Internal Medicine Best Scientists 1646 1747 Impact Score 30.20
34 Rank JAMA Neurology

JAMA Neurology

2168-6149
Best Scientists 735 633 Impact Score 30.00
35 Rank Neurology

Neurology

0028-3878
Best Scientists 1511 3200 Impact Score 29.80
36 Rank Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Best Scientists 867 2282 Impact Score 29.70
37 Rank The Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology Best Scientists 476 369 Impact Score 29.70
38 Rank Journal of Clinical Investigation Best Scientists 1367 1114 Impact Score 29.50
39 Rank Diabetes

Diabetes

0012-1797
Best Scientists 1216 2893 Impact Score 29.20
40 Rank The Lancet Global Health Best Scientists 531 482 Impact Score 29.00
41 Rank European Urology

European Urology

0302-2838
Best Scientists 533 1099 Impact Score 28.60
42 Rank American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Best Scientists 914 1603 Impact Score 28.50
43 Rank European Respiratory Journal Best Scientists 771 1433 Impact Score 28.50
44 Rank Leukemia

Leukemia

0887-6924
Best Scientists 655 1120 Impact Score 27.90
45 Rank Hepatology

Hepatology

0270-9139
Best Scientists 721 1225 Impact Score 27.60
46 Rank Clinical Infectious Diseases

Clinical Infectious Diseases

1058-4838 , Biweekly
Best Scientists 1195 2387 Impact Score 27.40
47 Rank The Lancet Psychiatry Best Scientists 380 447 Impact Score 27.40
48 Rank American Journal of Epidemiology Best Scientists 902 685 Impact Score 27.30
49 Rank Immunity

Immunity

1074-7613
Best Scientists 415 412 Impact Score 27.30
50 Rank Cell Metabolism

Cell Metabolism

1550-4131
Best Scientists 411 393 Impact Score 27.00
51 Rank Hypertension

Hypertension

0194-911X
Best Scientists 932 1448 Impact Score 26.70
52 Rank Brain

Brain

0006-8950
Best Scientists 701 830 Impact Score 26.70
53 Rank Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN Best Scientists 617 639 Impact Score 26.10
54 Rank Kidney International Best Scientists 606 874 Impact Score 25.90
55 Rank European Journal of Heart Failure Best Scientists 545 1053 Impact Score 25.80
56 Rank Journal of the American Heart Association Best Scientists 1876 2391 Impact Score 25.60
57 Rank JAMA Pediatrics

JAMA Pediatrics

2168-6203
Best Scientists 535 482 Impact Score 25.60
58 Rank Diabetes Care

Diabetes Care

0149-5992
Best Scientists 1040 1300 Impact Score 25.50
59 Rank Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN Best Scientists 410 327 Impact Score 25.20
60 Rank JAMA Internal Medicine Best Scientists 741 796 Impact Score 25.10
61 Rank The Lancet Haematology Best Scientists 422 279 Impact Score 25.10
62 Rank European Journal of Cancer Best Scientists 1039 1390 Impact Score 24.90
63 Rank Arthritis and Rheumatism Best Scientists 574 944 Impact Score 24.90
64 Rank Circulation Research

Circulation Research

0009-7330 , Biweekly
Best Scientists 695 1033 Impact Score 24.40
65 Rank Nature Immunology

Nature Immunology

1529-2908
Best Scientists 376 357 Impact Score 24.30
66 Rank Annals of Surgery

Annals of Surgery

0003-4932
Best Scientists 719 1301 Impact Score 24.20
67 Rank American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Best Scientists 926 913 Impact Score 23.70
68 Rank Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology Best Scientists 324 262 Impact Score 23.30
69 Rank Cancer

Cancer

0008-543X
Best Scientists 1228 1382 Impact Score 23.20
70 Rank JCI insight Best Scientists 1370 1096 Impact Score 23.00
71 Rank Annals of Neurology Best Scientists 679 613 Impact Score 23.00
72 Rank Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Best Scientists 427 918 Impact Score 22.80
73 Rank Journal of Thoracic Oncology Best Scientists 746 2885 Impact Score 22.60
74 Rank Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology Best Scientists 732 1191 Impact Score 22.50
75 Rank American Journal of Psychiatry Best Scientists 359 444 Impact Score 22.50
76 Rank The Lancet Public Health Best Scientists 363 252 Impact Score 22.40
77 Rank Nature Reviews Cardiology

Nature Reviews Cardiology

1759-5002 , Monthly
Best Scientists 309 252 Impact Score 22.40
78 Rank Intensive Care Medicine Best Scientists 315 777 Impact Score 22.20
79 Rank Journal of Experimental Medicine Best Scientists 544 501 Impact Score 22.00
80 Rank Cancer Research

Cancer Research

0008-5472
Best Scientists 1526 1745 Impact Score 21.50
81 Rank Diabetologia

Diabetologia

0012-186X
Best Scientists 795 922 Impact Score 21.40
82 Rank Translational Psychiatry Best Scientists 632 742 Impact Score 21.30
83 Rank Stroke

Stroke

0039-2499
Best Scientists 941 3500 Impact Score 21.20
84 Rank BMC Medicine

BMC Medicine

1741-7015
Best Scientists 918 712 Impact Score 21.10
85 Rank Science Immunology

Science Immunology

2470-9468
Best Scientists 309 222 Impact Score 21.10
86 Rank Blood advances Best Scientists 868 1024 Impact Score 21.00
87 Rank Acta Neuropathologica Best Scientists 370 396 Impact Score 21.00
88 Rank British Journal of Cancer Best Scientists 1148 949 Impact Score 20.70
89 Rank JAMA Network Open Best Scientists 1659 1470 Impact Score 20.50
90 Rank Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer Best Scientists 612 713 Impact Score 20.50
91 Rank BMJ Open

BMJ Open

2044-6055
Best Scientists 2639 4156 Impact Score 20.40
92 Rank Nature Reviews Neurology Best Scientists 286 233 Impact Score 20.40
93 Rank Frontiers in Immunology Best Scientists 1599 2739 Impact Score 20.20
94 Rank Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism Best Scientists 1331 1698 Impact Score 19.90
95 Rank American Heart Journal Best Scientists 822 817 Impact Score 19.80
96 Rank Oncotarget

Oncotarget

1949-2553
Best Scientists 1860 2418 Impact Score 19.70
97 Rank Genetics in Medicine Best Scientists 412 452 Impact Score 19.70
98 Rank Nature Reviews Disease Primers Best Scientists 212 86 Impact Score 19.70
99 Rank Radiology

Radiology

0033-8419
Best Scientists 574 766 Impact Score 19.60
100 Rank The Lancet HIV

The Lancet HIV

2352-3018
Best Scientists 323 287 Impact Score 19.60

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