The Journal of Sexual Medicine
|The Journal of Sexual Medicine|
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
|J. Sex. Med.|
|Edited by||Irwin Goldstein|
The Journal of Sexual Medicine (JSM) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the International Society for Sexual Medicine. Besides the latter society, it is also an official journal for the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health. The editor-in-chief is Irwin Goldstein (University of California, San Diego). The related open access journal, Sexual Medicine, was launched in 2013.
The Journal of Sexual Medicine covers basic science and clinical research studies in the psychological and biological aspects of male and female sexual function and dysfunction. It publishes articles in the following categories:
- Original research articles
- Case reports
- Review articles
- Letters to the Editor
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in Academic Search, Chemical Abstracts Service, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, EMBASE, Index Medicus/MEDLINE, PubMed, PsycINFO, and the Science Citation Index Expanded. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 3.513, ranking it 13th out of 73 journals in the category "Urology & Nephrology".
- "Journals Ranked by Impact: Urology & Nephrology". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013. (subscription required)