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Table 2 The 10 most published journals

From: Global research trends of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: a bibliometric analysis

SCRa Journal Frequency (%) IF b
1st Journal of Virology 46 (5.2) 4.439
2nd Emerging Infectious Diseases 43 (4.9) 6.751
3rd Eurosurveillance 36 (4.1) 5.722
4th The Lancet Infectious Diseases 35 (4.0) 22.433
5th MBio 34 (3.9) 6.786
6th The lancet 24 (2.7) 45.217
7th International Journal of Infectious Diseases 20 (2.3) 1.859
8th Virus Research 17 (1.9) 2.324
9th Journal of the Korean Medical Association 15 (1.7) NA
9th Journal of Infectious Diseases 15 (1.7) 5.997
  1. SCR standard competition ranking, NA not available, IF impact factor
  2. a Equal journals have the same ranking number, and then a gap is left in the ranking numbers
  3. b The impact factor was reported according to the journal citation reports (JCR) 2014