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Foundation: 1955

Mission: We are a leading international institution, and we contribute to the continuous improvement of public health thanks to the work and commitment of our professionals.

Vision: We aim to be a leading hospital, recognised as one of the best in Europe, in 2020, where patients want to get treated and where professionals want to train and work


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Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

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.

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-27IBEROAMERICAOECDSpain
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2379th846th764th297th1548th182nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 581st173rd127th21st437th17th
Chemistry 301st74th52nd10th209th9th
Computer Science 1591st536th438th90th1069th60th
Engineering +      
Environmental Science 916th269th216th57th529th42nd
Medicine +311th101st73rd15th243rd13th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1433rd468th406th115th995th73rd
Psychology 990th393rd289th98th831st55th
Social Sciences 2655th795th723rd287th1697th113th

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 visualizatión 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.

Where is the institution located?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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