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About Emergency Medicine Journal

Aims and Scope

The Emergency Medicine Journal is a leading international journal reporting developments and advances in emergency medicine and acute care. It has relevance to all specialties involved in the management of emergencies in the hospital and prehospital environment. Each issue contains editorials, reviews, original research, evidence based reviews, letters and more.

Ownership

EMJ is co-owned by the College of Emergency Medicine and BMJ. For more information please refer to the Affiliations section below.

Journal Statistics

Acceptance rate 32% for original research submitted in 2013
Time from submission to first decision 24 days
Time from acceptance to publication 17 days (online)
6.5 months (print)
Frequency Monthly
Impact factor 1.645
Indexed by Index Medicus (Medline), ISI Current Contents (Web of Science), Excerpta Medica (Embase)
Launch date 1983
ISSN of EMJ 1472-0205
ISSN of EMJ Online 1472-0213

Contact Information

For all contact information please refer to the Contact Us page.

For Authors

Please refer to the Instructions for Authors

Rights and Permissions

Copyright and Permissions Guidelines

Affiliations

Members of the following organisations are entitled to a discounted subscription to EMJ:

COPEThe BMJ Publishing Group is a founding member of COPE (the Committee on Publication Ethics), which provides a forum for publishers and Editors of scientific journals to discuss issues relating to the integrity of the work submitted to or published in their journals.

Equator The EQUATOR Network is an international initiative that seeks to improve the value of medical research literature by promoting accurate, transparent reporting of research studies. The BMJ Group is a sponsor of its activities.

 


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