Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology (Infect Contr Hosp Epidemiol)

Publisher: Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America, Cambridge University Press (CUP)

Journal description

Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, the official journal of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, is a leading monthly journal providing original, peer-reviewed scientific articles for anyone involved with an infection control or epidemiology program with a hospital or health care facility. Written by infection control practitioners and epidemiologists and guided by an Editorial Board composed of the nation's leaders in the field, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology provides a critical forum for this vital information.

Current impact factor: 4.18

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 4.175
2013 Impact Factor 3.938
2012 Impact Factor 4.02
2011 Impact Factor 3.669
2010 Impact Factor 3.751
2009 Impact Factor 2.768
2008 Impact Factor 2.834
2007 Impact Factor 2.989
2006 Impact Factor 2.236
2005 Impact Factor 2.413
2004 Impact Factor 2.266
2003 Impact Factor 1.951
2002 Impact Factor 2.308
2001 Impact Factor 2.62
2000 Impact Factor 2.082
1999 Impact Factor 2.278
1998 Impact Factor 2.508
1997 Impact Factor 2.435
1996 Impact Factor 2.643
1995 Impact Factor 1.893
1994 Impact Factor 1.515
1993 Impact Factor 1.235
1992 Impact Factor 1.416

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 4.50
Cited half-life 6.50
Immediacy index 1.07
Eigenfactor 0.02
Article influence 1.51
Website Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology website
Other titles Infection control and hospital epidemiology (Online), Infection control and hospital epidemiology
ISSN 1559-6834
OCLC 60616144
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details

Cambridge University Press (CUP)

  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
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    • Author's post-print on departmental website, institutional repository, non-commercial subject-based repositories, such as PubMed Central, Europe PMC or arXiv, after a 6 months embargo
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Published abstract may be deposited
    • Pre-print to record acceptance for publication
    • Publisher copyright and source must be acknowledged with set statement
    • Must link to publisher version
    • Publisher last reviewed on 07/10/2014
    • This policy is an exception to the default policies of 'Cambridge University Press (CUP)'
  • Classification

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