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History[ edit ] The journal began publishing on 3 October as the Provincial Medical and Surgical Journal and quickly attracted the attention of physicians around the world through its publication of high-impact original research articles and unique case reports.
Cover of the 1st issue of the Provincial Medical and Surgical Journal The first issue of the British Medical Journal was 16 pages long and contained three simple woodcut illustrations.
Inclusive of stamp duty it cost 7d, a price which remained until In their main article, Green and Streeten noted that they had "received as many advertisements in proportion to the quantity of letter press for our first number, as the most popular Medical Journal, The Lancet after seventeen years of existence.
Summarised, there were two clear main objectives: It publishes research as well as clinical reviews, recent medical advances, editorial perspectives, among others.
A special "Christmas Edition" is published annually on the Friday before Christmas. This edition is known for research articles which apply a serious academic approach to investigating less serious medical questions. About half the original articles are rejected after review in-house.
The journal has long criticised the misuse of the impact factor to award grants and recruit researchers by academic institutions.BMJ Innovations promotes innovative research which creates new, cost-effective medical devices, technologies, processes and systems that improve patient care.
Welcome to BMJ Open Quality, an expanded and rebranded version of BMJ Quality Improvement Reports.
The journal is dedicated to publishing high quality, peer reviewed healthcare improvement work. Articles covering original research, local, national and international QI projects, value-based healthcare improvement initiatives and educational.
Instructions for Authors BMJ Case Reports is an important educational resource that offers a high volume of cases across all disciplines. Here, you will find information about what cases we want to publish, how to prepare your manuscript, and details of our .
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health is a leading international journal devoted to publication of original research and reviews covering applied, methodological and theoretical issues with emphasis on studies using multidisciplinary or integrative approaches.
Emergency Medicine Journal is committed to the publication of high quality research, educational material, and perspective that will be of interest to a broad audience of emergency practitioners, including physicians, nurses and paramedics, within different settings and in different countries.
Our scope includes emergency department care, .