Acta Radiologica

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Acta Radiologica  
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Discipline Radiology
Language English
Edited by Arnulf Skjennald
Publication details
Former name(s)
Acta Radiologica: Diagnosis
Publication history
1960–present
Publisher
Sage Publications in association with the Nordic Society of Medical Radiology
Frequency 10/year
1.603
Standard abbreviations
Acta Radiol.
Indexing
CODEN ACRAE3
ISSN 0284-1851 (print)
1600-0455 (web)
OCLC no. 15802741
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Acta Radiologica is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering the field of radiology, including diagnostic and interventional radiology, clinical radiology, experimental investigations in animals, and all other research related to imaging procedures.[1] Acta Radiologica is published by Sage Publications in association with the Nordic Society of Medical Radiology, a federation of societies of Medical Radiology in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. The journal is edited by Arnulf Skjennald (Ullevål University Hospital, Oslo, Norway).[2]

Acta Radiologica was established in 1921 and was originally published in German; it is now in English.It was founded by Gösta Forssell, who served as editor until his death in 1950.[3] According to the Journal Citation Reports, it has a 2014 impact factor of 1.603, ranking it 72nd out of 125 journals in the category "Radiology, Nuclear Medicine & Medical Imaging".[4]

Article types[edit]

Examples of published items include:

  • Review articles
  • Short communications
  • Technical and instrumental notes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aims and Scope". Acta Radiologica. Sage Publications. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Editorial Board". Acta Radiologica. Sage Publications. Archived from the original on 8 November 2013. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Gösta Forssell, M.D.". The British Medical Journal. 1 (4698): 143. 20 January 1951. JSTOR 25359672. 
  4. ^ Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports 2015

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