Brain Injury (journal)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Brain Injury  
Brain Injury.jpg
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Brain Inj.
Discipline Neurology
Language English
Edited by Jeffrey S. Kreutzer, Nathan D. Zasler
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency 14 issues per year
ISSN 0269-9052 (print)
1362-301X (web)
LCCN 88659556
OCLC no. 12055327

Brain Injury is a monthly, peer-reviewed, medical journal published by Taylor & Francis. Furthermore, it is the official journal of the International Brain Injury Association, (IBIA). The chief editors are Jeffrey Kreutzer (Virginia Commonwealth University) and Nathan Zasler (University of Virginia).

This journal was published quarterly, beginning in July, 1987 to 1995. From 1996 to at least 2003 it was published monthly. The current frequency of publication is 14 times per year.[1][2][3][4]

Aims and scope[edit]

This journal covers all topics of research and clinical practice, pertaining to brain damage in adult and pediatric populations. More specifically, the range of coverage includes fundamental research, clinical studies, brain injury translational medicine, as well as emergency room practices, acute medical delivery, rehabilitation through various phases, family issues, vocational concerns, and long term support. Disorders that are psychological, functional, communicative, or neurological are covered from the perspective of assessment and intervention.[5]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

This journal is indexed in the following databases:[5][6][7]

According to Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, it is indexed in Scopus, MEDLINE, PubMed, Biological Abstracts, PsycINFO, and other indexing and abstracting services.[8] According to the 2010 Journal Citation Reports the 2014 impact factor is 1.808, and the ranking for this journal is 181 of 230 in the Neurosciences.[5]


  1. ^ "Home page". Bibliographic information, journal description, and other information. Taylor & Francis. December 2010. Retrieved 2010-12-25. 
  2. ^ "Editorial Board Members". Brain Injury. Taylor & Francis. Retrieved 2010-01-11. 
  3. ^ "Catalog record". Bibliographic information for this journal. Library of Congress. 2003. Retrieved 2010-12-25. 
  4. ^ "Authorship, Submissions, Plagiarism and Peer Review". This journal's standards. Taylor & Francis. December 2010. Retrieved 2010-12-25. 
  5. ^ a b c "Aims and Scope". Describes scope, and list indexing databases. Taylor & Francis. December 2010. Retrieved 2010-12-25. 
  6. ^ "Master Journal List". Database indexing for this journal. Thomson Reuters. 2003. Retrieved 2010-12-25. 
  7. ^ > "Neuroscience Citation Index" (Scroll through list to see this journal). Database indexing for this journal. Thomson Reuters. 2003. Retrieved 2010-12-25. 
  8. ^ " Citation". Ulrich's Periodicals Directory. 

External links[edit]