Archives of Disease in Childhood
|Archives of Disease in Childhood|
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
|Arch. Dis. Child.|
|Edited by||Robert Mark Beattie|
BMJ Group (United Kingdom)
Archives of Disease in Childhood is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by the BMJ Group and covering the field of paediatrics. It is the official journal of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
Archives of Disease in Childhood focuses on all aspects of child health and disease from the perinatal period through to adolescence. It includes original research reports, commentaries, reviews of clinical and policy issues, and evidence reports. Other sections include: guidelines updates, international health, and a column written by patients about their experience with the health care system.
Abstracting and indexing
According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 3.051. It has been cited the most often by the following journals: Archives of Disease in Childhood, Pediatrics, Journal of Pediatrics, Acta Paediatrica, and Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. The journals that it cited the most often are Archives of Disease in Childhood, Pediatrics, British Medical Journal, The Lancet, and Journal of Pediatrics.
Education and Practice
This edition is published bimonthly and was established in 2004. It aims to assist paediatricians, at all levels in their training, in their ongoing professional development. The edition is supported by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
Fetal and Neonatal
This bimonthly edition brings together research and reviews in the field of perinatal and neonatal medicine. Original research papers cover foetal and neonatal physiology and clinical practice, genetics, perinatal epidemiology, and neurodevelopmental outcomes.
Paediatric and Perinatal Drug Therapy
This quarterly section publishing original research, reviews, comment and analysis in all areas of paediatric drug therapy
- "Archives of Disease in Childhood - BMJ Journals". Retrieved 2012-04-24.
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- "Archives of Disease in Childhood". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012.