Top cited articles

The quality and impact of our journals are dependent on many different measures. We’ve provided here some of those metrics for BMJ Global Health, to reflect the latest 2019 data, that remain important to our authors. We’ve also listed our topmost cited articles from each of the last two years.

2019

Qualitative evidence synthesis for complex interventions and guideline development: clarification of the purpose, designs and relevant methods
Jan 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000882

The foreign gaze: authorship in academic global health
Oct 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2019-002068

Synthesising quantitative and qualitative evidence to inform guidelines on complex interventions: clarifying the purposes, designs and outlining some methods
Jan 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000893

How is implementation research applied to advance health in low-income and middle-income countries?
Mar 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001257

Tackling antimicrobial resistance in low-income and middle-income countries
Nov 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2019-002104

Synthesising quantitative evidence in systematic reviews of complex health interventions
Jan 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000858

Tracking global trends in the effectiveness of antibiotic therapy using the Drug Resistance Index
Mar 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001315

The Household Water InSecurity Experiences (HWISE) Scale: development and validation of a household water insecurity measure for low-income and middle-income countries
Oct 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2019-001750

Community, facility and individual level impact of integrating mental health screening May 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001344

The costs of diabetes treatment in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review
Feb 2019
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001258

2018

Zika, chikungunya and dengue: the causes and threats of new and re-emerging arboviral diseases
Jan 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000530DOI

The Brazilian health system at crossroads: progress, crisis and resilience
Jul 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000829

Why miltefosine-a life-saving drug for leishmaniasis-is unavailable to people who need it the most
May 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000709

Not just a number: examining coverage and content of antenatal care in low-income and middle-income countries
Mar 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000779

Global action on the social determinants of health
Jan 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000603

What drives political commitment for nutrition? A review and framework synthesis to inform the United Nations Decade of Action on Nutrition
Jan 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000485

Performance-based financing in low-income and middle-income countries: isn’t it time for a rethink?
Jan 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000664

Digital adherence technologies for the management of tuberculosis therapy: mapping the landscape and research priorities
Sep 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001018

Artificial intelligence (AI) and global health: how can AI contribute to health in resource-poor settings?
Jul 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000798

Surrogate endpoints in global health research: still searching for killer apps and silver bullets?
Mar 2018
10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000755

Journal Metrics 2019:

Speed
Days to first decision: 23
Days from acceptance to publication: 26

Impact
2 year Impact Factor (JCR): 4.28
SciMago Journal Rank (SJR): 1.838
Eigenfactor: 0.01023
Citescore: 4.1

Reach
Total Content accesses: 575,260
Total Altmetric mentions: 15,125