The new impact factors for Cochrane and Cochrane Oral Health have been released by our publisher, Wiley. The data are taken from Clarivate Analytics.
The 2018 impact factor for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews is 7.755, which describes the ratio of the number of citations in 2018 of reviews published in 2016 and 2017 (12,106) to the number of reviews published in 2016 and 2017 (1,561).
The 2018 impact factor for Cochrane Oral Health publications is 4.927, 41 publications cited 202 times. A review published by Cochrane Oral Health in 2016 and 2017 was cited, on average, 4.927 times in 2018. This impact factor puts us at par with the third journal in the Dentistry, Oral Surgery and Medicine category.
The top ten most cited reviews contributing to our 2018 impact factor were: