Impact factor

Thomson Reuters publish the impact factors of all journals indexed in the ISI Journal Citation Report. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) impact factor for 2016 is 6.124.

The 2015 CRG impact factor for Cochrane Wounds  is 3.478.

The top ten most cited reviews from Cochrane Wounds contributing to the 2015 impact factor are:

 Title of review

 

Times cited

Preoperative skin antiseptics for preventing surgical wound infections after clean surgery

 

21

 

Dressings for superficial and partial thickness burns

 

15

 

Hydrogel dressings for healing diabetic foot ulcers

 

13

 

Alginate dressings for healing diabetic foot ulcers

 

12

Antibiotic prophylaxis for the prevention of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) related complications in surgical patients

 

12

 

Honey as a topical treatment for wounds

 

11

 

Nutritional interventions for preventing and treating pressure ulcers

 

9

 

Risk assessment tools for the prevention of pressure ulcers

 

9

 

Pressure-relieving interventions for treating diabetic foot ulcers

 

8

 

Skin grafting for venous leg ulcers

 

7