Impact of our evidence: impact factor and reviews cited in guidelines

2018 impact factor

The 2018 impact factor for The Cochrane Library is 7.775 and it is ranked 11th (of 160) in the category Medicine, General & Internal. The individual Cochrane ENT impact factor for 2018 is 7.889 (18 publications cited 142 times), higher than any other journal in ENT.

Guideline citations

Cochrane ENT reviews are regularly cited in clinical practice and evidence-based guidelines. Our reviews were cited in 46 national and international guidelines between 2017 and 2019.