Injury (INJURY)

Publisher: Institute of Accident Surgery, Elsevier

Journal description

Injury is an established, internationally renowned academic journal focusing on the rapidly evolving fields of trauma and accident surgery. The journal encourages the exchange of information among all members of the accident and emergency trauma team. Topics covered by Injury include trauma systems and management; surgical procedures; epidemiological studies; surgery (of all tissues); resuscitation; biomechanics; rehabilitation; anaesthesia; radiology and wound management. Regular features include original research papers; review papers; case reports; book reviews; ideas and innovations detailing novel and effective solutions to surgical problems; calendar of courses and worldwide meetings. The journal publishes a series of special supplements documenting the work of AO/ASIF Research, Development and Clinical Studies.

Current impact factor: 2.14

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 2.137
2013 Impact Factor 2.462
2012 Impact Factor 1.931
2011 Impact Factor 1.975
2010 Impact Factor 2.269
2009 Impact Factor 2.383
2008 Impact Factor 1.946
2007 Impact Factor 1.509
2006 Impact Factor 1.067
2005 Impact Factor 0.919
2004 Impact Factor 0.742
2003 Impact Factor 0.511
2002 Impact Factor 0.408
2001 Impact Factor 0.39
2000 Impact Factor 0.363
1999 Impact Factor 0.261
1998 Impact Factor 0.326
1997 Impact Factor 0.257
1996 Impact Factor 0.326
1995 Impact Factor 0.146
1994 Impact Factor 0.128
1993 Impact Factor 0.134
1992 Impact Factor 0.254

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 2.49
Cited half-life 6.80
Immediacy index 0.40
Eigenfactor 0.02
Article influence 0.73
Website Injury website
Other titles Injury
ISSN 0020-1383
OCLC 1715915
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details


  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
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  • Conditions
    • Authors pre-print on any website, including arXiv and RePEC
    • Author's post-print on author's personal website immediately
    • Author's post-print on open access repository after an embargo period of between 12 months and 48 months
    • Permitted deposit due to Funding Body, Institutional and Governmental policy or mandate, may be required to comply with embargo periods of 12 months to 48 months
    • Author's post-print may be used to update arXiv and RepEC
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Must link to publisher version with DOI
    • Author's post-print must be released with a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
    • Publisher last reviewed on 03/06/2015
  • Classification

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