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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.

Editorial Board

For information about the European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy Editor-in-Chief Prof Phil Wiffen and his editorial team, please refer to the Editorial Board page.

Ownership

BMJ publishes EJHP on behalf of the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists.

Journal statistics

Publication Model Subscription; with hybrid open access option
Frequency Bi-monthly
Launch date 2012
Digital Archive LOCKSS
Indexed by Science Citation Index, ISI International Pharmaceutical Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, Scopus, Google Scholar
Impact Factor 0.538 (2017)
CiteScore 0.34 (2017)
Peer Review Model Single blind; the names of reviewers are hidden from the author
Print ISSN 2047-9956
Online ISSN 2047-9964

Journal statistics

Acceptance rate 38% for original research articles
Mean time from submission to first decision 28 days for original research articles
Mean time from acceptance to publication 17 days (online)
200 days (print)

Contact information

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Affiliations

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BMJ is a founding member of COPE (the Committee on Publication Ethics), which provides a forum for publishers and Editors of scientific journals to discuss issues relating to the integrity of the work submitted to or published in their journals.

Equator

The EQUATOR Network is an international initiative that seeks to improve the value of medical research literature by promoting transparent, accurate reporting of research studies. BMJ is a sponsor of its activities.

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BMJ is a founding organisation of the AllTrials initiative, which calls for all past and present clinical trials to be registered and their results reported.

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