ACSM s Health & Fitness Journal (ACSMS HEALTH FIT J)

Publisher: American College of Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine

Journal description

This exciting journal responds to the information needs of fitness instructors, personal trainers, exercise leaders, program managers, and other front line health and fitness professionals. The mission of the journal is to promote and distribute accurate, unbiased, and authoritative information on health and fitness. With a complete and compelling format, the journal covers all aspects of exercise science and nutrition research, with components of ACSM certification workshops, current topics of interest to the fitness industry, and continuing education credit opportunities.

Current impact factor: 0.29

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 0.288
2013 Impact Factor 0.268
2012 Impact Factor 0.298
2011 Impact Factor 0.404
2010 Impact Factor 0.292
2009 Impact Factor 0.392
2008 Impact Factor 0.353
2007 Impact Factor 0.082
2006 Impact Factor 0.163
2005 Impact Factor 0.417
2004 Impact Factor 0.333
2003 Impact Factor 0.488
2002 Impact Factor 0.348
2001 Impact Factor 0.333

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 0.29
Cited half-life -
Immediacy index 0.18
Eigenfactor 0.00
Article influence 0.05
Website ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal website
Other titles ACSM's health & fitness journal, American College of Sports Medicine health and fitness journal, ACSM's health and fitness journal, Health & fitness journal
ISSN 1091-5397
OCLC 35828420
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

American College of Sports Medicine

  • Pre-print
    • Author cannot archive a pre-print version
  • Restrictions
    • Must be removed upon acceptance
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 12 months embargo
  • Conditions
    • On author's personal website, institutional repository or employers intranet
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Set Statement: 'This is a non-final version of an article published in final form in (provide complete journal citation)'
    • Must link to journal website
    • NIH authors will have their accepted manuscripts transmitted to PubMed Central after 12 months on their behalf
    • Wellcome Trust and HHMI authors will have their accepted manuscripts transmitted to PubMed Central after 6 months on their behalf
  • Classification

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