Hospital Nacional de Pediatria Profesor Dr Juan P GarrahanHealth


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Foundation: 1987

Mission: To assist all children from 0 to 15 years old who require pediatric care. To remain as a reference center for the care of high complexity child pathologies throughout the country. To implement a care organization based on progressive care with a hierarchy of interdisciplinary activity and to carry out an integrated approach to patients through the coordination of clinical pediatricians, which allows considering each child from multiple perspectives, considering the care of their healthy aspects. To encourage, prioritize, promote and sustain teaching and research activities, as well as the development of scientific advances in the different forms of diagnosis, treatment and management models. Maintain ethical conduct and preserve the environment, safety and occupational health. To continuously watch over the development of the society in which it is immersed. To maintain its condition of decentralized public institution, financed by the National Government and the Government of the City of Buenos Aires. To comply with the policies issued by both jurisdictions.

Vision: Approach to pediatric patients with complex pathologies, based on progressive care and interdisciplinary activity, aiming at improving their quality of life. Support of the highest technological development and scientific-technical level of its human resources. Leadership in the incorporation of scientific advances and management models, giving prestige to teaching and research. Search for the satisfaction of users and their human resources, respecting multiculturalism. Continuous search for management by processes and objectives.


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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 AmericaIBEROAMERICAArgentina
Medicine +776th96th221st12th

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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