Annals of internal medicine (Ann Intern Med)

Publisher: American College of Physicians, American College of Physicians

Journal description

Established in 1927 by the American College of Physicians (ACP), the Annals of Internal Medicine is the leading journal for studies in internal medicine. The purpose of the journalñto promote excellence in the clinical practice of internal medicineñis supported by presentation of a wide variety of experimental and clinical subject matter in the Article, Brief Communication, Update, and Review formats. And to support the belief that physicians should also be well-informed citizens of both the medical community and society at large, Annals offers background and discussion of issues that influence both physicians and patients. This information is primarily carried in the Perspective, In the Balance, and Editorial formats. In addition, the journal presents personal narratives in the On Being a Doctor and the On Being a Patient formats that convey the feeling and the art of medicine.

Current impact factor: 17.81

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 17.81
2013 Impact Factor 16.104
2012 Impact Factor 13.976
2011 Impact Factor 16.733
2010 Impact Factor 16.729
2009 Impact Factor 16.225
2008 Impact Factor 17.457
2007 Impact Factor 15.516
2006 Impact Factor 14.78
2005 Impact Factor 13.254
2004 Impact Factor 13.114
2003 Impact Factor 12.427
2002 Impact Factor 11.414
2001 Impact Factor 11.13
2000 Impact Factor 9.833
1999 Impact Factor 10.097
1998 Impact Factor 10.9
1997 Impact Factor 12.047
1996 Impact Factor 11.21
1995 Impact Factor 9.92
1994 Impact Factor 9.887
1993 Impact Factor 9.297
1992 Impact Factor 10.217

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 17.47
Cited half-life >10.0
Immediacy index 5.13
Eigenfactor 0.11
Article influence 8.11
Website Annals of Internal Medicine website
Other titles Annals of internal medicine (Online), Annals of internal medicine,
ISSN 1539-3704
OCLC 37354934
Material type Online system or service, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details

American College of Physicians

  • Pre-print
    • Archiving status unclear
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 6 months embargo
  • Conditions
    • Authors may deposit in PubMed Central only
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Set statement to accompany deposit (see policy)
    • Publisher last reviewed on 04/11/2014
  • Classification

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