Impact factor

Clarivate Analytics publish the impact factors of all journals indexed in the Journal Citation Report. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) impact factor for 2016 is 6.264.

We are ranked 3rd out of 52 review groups for average number of full text accesses per review (2016).

Our most accessed review in 2016 was downloaded 11,342 times - you can keep that figure growing by reading it here: 'Honey as a topical treatment for wounds'.

Our top 5 reviews in 2016 were accessed in full text 45,232 times.

Find out more about how impact factors are calculated and how the impact factor for the CDSR has changed over time here.