International Journal of Epidemiology

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International Journal of Epidemiology  
International Journal of Epidemiology.gif
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Int. J. Epidemiol.
Discipline Epidemiology
Language English
Edited by G. Davey Smith, S. Ebrahim
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1972-present
Frequency Bimonthly
Hybrid
5.262
Indexing
ISSN 0300-5771 (print)
1464-3685 (web)
CODEN IJEPBF
OCLC no. 01784923
Links

The International Journal of Epidemiology is a bimonthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering research in epidemiology. It is the official journal of the International Epidemiological Association. The journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics.

Content[edit]

The journal consistently publishes the following sections:

  • Editorial
  • Reprints and Reflections
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Book Reviews

Currently, the journal publishes articles in several categories, including:

  • Epigenetics
  • Obesity
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Non-communicable Disease Risk Factors

Impact Ratings[edit]

Under current editors George Davey Smith and Shah Ebrahim, the journal's impact rankings rose from 2 to over 5.[1]

Recent Impact Factors and Ranking[2]

Year Impact Factor Journal Ranking - Si: Public, Environmental & Occupational Health
2012 6.982 3/158
2011 6.414 3/157
2010 5.759 5/140
2009 5.262 8/122
2008 5.838 5/105
2007 5.151 7/100
2006 4.517 7/98

Abstracting and Indexing[edit]

The journal is covered by several major indexing services including:

  • Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases
  • Addiction Abstracts
  • Biological Abstracts
  • CAB Abstracts
  • Current Contents® /Clinical Medicine
  • EMBASE
  • Excerpta Medica Abstract Journals
  • PubMed
  • Science Citation Index®
  • Tropical Diseases Bulletin

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://ieaweb.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/report-of-the-editors-edinburgh-scotland-20-21-august-2009.pdf
  2. ^ http://www.oxfordjournals.org/our_journals/ije/about.html

External links[edit]

See Also[edit]