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Annual Journal Metrics

2022 Citation Impact
3.9 - 2-year Impact Factor
3.9 - 5-year Impact Factor

2023 Speed
18 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
120 days submission to accept (Median)

2023 Usage 
381 Altmetric mentions