Afrikaans is one of the official languages of South Africa.
Elsevier B.V. is an academic publishing company that publishes medical and scientific literature.
The impact factor (IF) of an academic journal is a measure reflecting the average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal.
Journal Citation Reports (JCR) is an annual publication by the Science and Scholarly Research division of Thomson Reuters.
Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work (peers).
In academic publishing, a scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further the progress of science, usually by reporting new research.
Thomson Reuters Corporation is a major multinational mass media and information firm founded in Toronto and based in New York City and Toronto.
Web of Science (previously known as (ISI) Web of Knowledge) is an online subscription-based scientific citation indexing service maintained by Thomson Reuters that provides a comprehensive citation search.