Aims and scope
European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy (EJHP) is the only official journal of the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP) and is committed to advancing the science, practice and profession of hospital pharmacy. As the premier communication platform for hospital pharmacists worldwide, EJHP is a major source for continuing education as well as updates on advances in the practice and standard of pharmaceutical care for patients.
With peer reviewed papers, features, conference reports and more on topics covering all aspects of hospital pharmacy from both a scientific and practice perspective, the journal aims to highlight innovations and developments in pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences, promoting safe, efficacious and cost-effective pharmaceutical care for hospital pharmacists to practise.
|Publication Model||Subscription; with hybrid open access option|
|Indexed by||Science Citation Index, ISI International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, Scopus|
|Impact Factor||0.718 (2016)|
|Peer Review Model||Single blind; the names of reviewers are hidden from the author|
|Acceptance rate||37% for original research submitted in 2016|
|Time from submission to first decision||69 days|
|Time from acceptance to publication||17 days (online)
165 days (print)
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