2019 Impact Factor Published

Cochrane Stroke 2019 Impact Factor

The 2019 Journal Impact Factor for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews has increased to 7.890.

We are pleased to announce also that the individualised Impact Factor for Cochrane Stroke has also increased to  7.657.

Top 10 highest-cited reviews for the Stroke Group were:

Times CitedTitlePublication Date
30Electromechanical-assisted training for walking after stroke10/05/2017
20Treadmill training and body weight support for walking after stroke17/08/2017
19Mirror therapy for improving motor function after stroke11/07/2018
16Endovascular coiling versus neurosurgical clipping for people with aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage15/08/2018
14Early supported discharge services for people with acute stroke13/07/2017
14Carotid endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis07/06/2017
13Music interventions for acquired brain injury19/01/2017
13Circuit class therapy for improving mobility after stroke02/06/2017
12Factor Xa inhibitors versus vitamin K antagonists for preventing cerebral or systemic embolism in patients with atrial fibrillation06/03/2018
11Nitric oxide donors (nitrates), L-arginine, or nitric oxide synthase inhibitors for acute stroke21/04/2017
11Electromechanical and robot-assisted arm training for improving activities of daily living, arm function, and arm muscle strength after stroke03/09/2018

Full details can be seen here:  2019 CRG Impact Report for the Stroke Group