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World Journal of Emergency Surgery is the official publication of the World Society of Emergency Surgery
2017 Journal Metrics
27 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
31 days to first decision for all manuscripts
65 days from submission to acceptance
13 days from acceptance to publication
3.198 - 2-year Impact Factor
2.613 - 5-year Impact Factor
1.679 - SNIP (Source-Normalized Impact per Paper)
1.098 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)
385 Altmetric Mentions