Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons

description Peer-reviewed journal
Area of ​​Expertise Medicine and surgery
language English
publishing company Lippincott Williams & Wilkins ( United Kingdom )
First edition 1946
Frequency of publication per month
Impact Factor 3,784 (2017)
Editor-in-chief Rod J. Rohrich
editor American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Web link
Article archive (for subscribers )
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ISSN (online)

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery , abbreviated to Plast. Reconstr. Surg., Is a scientific journal published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Publishers on behalf of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons . The magazine is published twelve times a year. Papers dealing with plastic surgery are published.

The impact factor was self-reported in 2017 at 3,784 (2014: 3,535). According to the statistics of the ISI Web of Knowledge , the journal was listed 36th out of 198 journals in 2014 with an impact factor of 2.993 in the surgery category.

Individual evidence

  1. a b c homepage. In:, accessed December 14, 2017.
  2. ^ Website of the journal ( Memento of February 13, 2014 in the Internet Archive ). In: February 13, 2014, accessed December 14, 2017.
  3. 2014 Journal Citation Reports, Science Edition (Thomson Reuters, 2015).
  4. According to its own information in December 2017, the journal was ranked 23rd out of 196 in the surgery category and first ranked among the journals for plastic surgery. Homepage. In:, accessed December 14, 2017.