British Medical Journal

British Medical Journal

The mission of the BMJ is to lead the debate on health, and to engage, inform, and stimulate doctors, researchers and other health professionals in ways that will improve outcomes for patients. We aim to help doctors to make better decisions.

To achieve these aims the journal publish original research articles, review and educational articles, news, letters, investigative journalism, and articles commenting on the clinical, scientific, social, political, and economic factors affecting health. The BMJ also aims to publish articles that advance debate on the science and art of patient partnership and coproduction of health.

Publishing frequency: Weekly in print; Continuously online

Author Fee: 
Yes
Open Access: 
Full
Format: 
Online
Print
Indexed In: 
Medline
PubMed
Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science
Impact Factor 2017: 
23.259
Topic Category: 
General Global Health