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.
|Acceptance rate||12% for original research submitted in 2015|
|Time from submission to first decision||40 days|
|Time from acceptance to publication||17 days (online)
8 months (print)
|Indexed by||Index Medicus (Medline), ISI Current Contents (Web of Science), Excerpta Medica (Embase)|
|ISSN of EMJ||1472-0205|
|ISSN of EMJ Online||1472-0213|
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Rights and Permissions
Members of the following organisations are entitled to a discounted subscription to EMJ:
- Danish Society for Emergency Medicine
- Irish Society for Immediate Care
- Swedish Society for Emergency Medicine
The 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.
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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