Instituto Nacional de Cardiologia Ignacio ChavezHealth


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Foundation: 1944

Mission: The commitment of the Ignacio Chavez National Institute of Cardiology is to provide high specialty cardiovascular care with quality to the population, preferably to those who lack social security; also, develops cutting-edge research and trains specialists in cardiology and related branches. The fulfillment of these functions has been an instrument of social and human aid that fights for the prevention of cardiopathies and helps in the integral rehabilitation of the patients.

Vision: To continue as an institution of national leadership in the field of cardiology, with respect and international presence, being a model of public organization that channels with opportunity and efficiency the available resources to guarantee the fulfillment of the institutional objectives, which will facilitate us to evolve to the rhythm of the vertiginous changes of the international environment.


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Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Health sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldLatin AmericaIBEROAMERICAOECDMexico
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 802nd87th231st738th22nd
Medicine +769th90th215th700th22nd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 729th81st186th649th14th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatiĆ³n allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

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