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Table 2 List of journals in which the 591 documents were published with their impact factors

From: Scientific publications from Arab world in leading journals of Integrative and Complementary Medicine: a bibliometric analysis

Journal Frequency (%) IFa
Journal of Ethnopharmacology 325 (55.0) 2.755
Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 64 (10.8) 1.722
Phytomedicine 53 (9.0) 2.972
BMC Complementary And Alternative Medicine 51 (8.6) 2.082
American Journal of Chinese Medicine 28 (4.7) 2.281
African Journal of Traditional Complementary and Alternative Medicines 26 (4.4) 0.518
Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 14 (2.4) 1.464
Complementary Therapies in Medicine 7 (1.2) 2.093
Integrative Cancer Therapies 5 (0.9) 2.354
Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics 4 (0.7) 1.647
Journal of Herbal Medicine 2 (0.3) NA
Homeopathy 2 (0.3) 0.838
Forschende Komplementarmedizin 2 (0.3) 1.279
European Journal of Integrative Medicine 2 (0.3) 0.559
Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines 2 (0.3) 1.059
Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine 1 (0.2) 0.589
Holistic Nursing Practice 1 (0.2) 0.341
Chinese Medicine 1 (0.2) NA
Alternative Medicine Review 1 (0.2) 4.857
  1. Abbreviations: IF impact factor, NA not available
  2. aThe impact factor was reported according to Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) journal citation reports (JCR) 2012