This blog post aims to provide a list of Q1 medical journals.
Q1 is occupied by the top 25% of journals in the list; Q2 is occupied by journals in the 25 to 50% group; Q3 is occupied by journals in the 50 to 75% group and Q4 is occupied by journals in the 75 to 100% group.
There are a total of 1,846 medical Q1 journals in 2022. In this blog post, we are listing the top 40 Q1 medical journals. However, the direct link to download the complete Q1 medical journal list is also provided.
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Q1 medical journals list
An excel file containing all the Medical Q1 journals will be shown.
Top 40 Q1 medical journals
|1||Ca-A Cancer Journal for Clinicians||463.2||62.937||Wiley-Blackwell|
|3||New England Journal of Medicine||80.6||19.889||Massachusetts Medical Society|
|4||Nature Reviews Cancer||78.3||19.575||Springer Nature|
|5||Nature Reviews Genetics||62.4||26.214||Springer Nature|
|6||Nature Reviews Immunology||53.9||20.529||Springer Nature|
|7||MMWR Surveillance Summaries||53.6||19.961||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)|
|8||The Lancet Oncology||53.0||13.53||Elsevier|
|10||MMWR Recommendations and Reports||51.6||40.949||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)|
|11||Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology||51.6||12.214||Springer Nature|
|12||Physiological Reviews||48.9||13.853||American Physiological Society|
|13||Nature Reviews Disease Primers||46.2||10.718||Springer Nature|
|14||The Lancet Neurology||44.8||12.776||Elsevier|
|15||The Lancet Respiratory Medicine||43.7||9.03||Elsevier|
|16||The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology||43.6||8.596||Elsevier|
|17||Nature Reviews Endocrinology||41.5||7.653||Springer Nature|
|18||Nature Reviews Microbiology||40.7||11.496||Springer Nature|
|20||Clinical Microbiology Reviews||39.4||9.177||American Society for Microbiology|
|22||Annual Review of Immunology||38.4||18.301||Annual Reviews Inc.|
|23||JAMA Oncology||37.7||8.846||American Medical Association|
|24||Journal of Clinical Oncology||37.0||10.482||American Society of Clinical Oncology|
|25||Nature Reviews Gastroenterology and Hepatology||36.6||8.801||Springer Nature|
|26||The Lancet Infectious Diseases||36.6||7.475||Elsevier|
|27||Gut||35.6||8.413||BMJ Publishing Group|
|29||Annual Review of Pathology: Mechanisms of Disease||34.5||9.417||Annual Reviews Inc.|
|30||Molecular Cancer||34.3||7.274||Springer Nature|
|31||Journal of Hepatology||33.6||7.112||Elsevier|
|32||Annals of Oncology||33.5||7.954||Elsevier|
|33||Journal of the American College of Cardiology||33.1||10.315||Elsevier|
|34||The Lancet Global Health||32.1||7.97||Elsevier|
|35||Circulation||31.5||7.795||Wolters Kluwer Health|
|36||Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering||29.5||4.142||Annual Reviews Inc.|
|37||Nature Reviews Neurology||29.5||7.271||Springer Nature|
|38||Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases||28.7||6.333||BMJ Publishing Group|
|39||The Lancet Public Health||28.7||7.226||Elsevier|
|40||Progress in Retinal and Eye Research||28.6||7.198||Elsevier|
Q stands for quartile. Q1 journals are reputed journals. Q1 means ranking among the top 25% of journals in the same area of research.
Go to journalsearches.com and choose a subject category. After selecting a category, researchers can browse Q1 journals, free journals, and fast publishing journals in that particular subject.
Source & Credit: Scopus
Dr. Sunny is an Assistant Professor in higher education. He has completed his Ph.D. in Computer Science.