International Journal of Emergency Medicine

International Journal of Emergency Medicine, Volume 1, Issue 1, April 2008

Latha Stead, M.D., and Wyatt Decker, M.D., Editors-in-Chief

The International Journal of Emergency Medicine is a new quarterly publication published by Springer, UK, that focuses on the various clinical advancements and research developments from around the world in emergency medicine.

The aim of the journal is to bring to light the various clinical advancements and research developments attained over the world, and thus help the specialty forge ahead. The journal focuses on the practice of emergency medicine in a variety of settings, from urban emergency departments to rural clinics, including humanitarian and disaster situations. The content is diverse and features case reports with discussions on evidence-based practice, clinical images with spot diagnosis, systematic reviews, brief research reports, quality improvement, and innovations.

A recent press release quotes the editors: “The field of emergency medicine encompasses diverse practices and overlaps with virtually every medical specialty while having its own unique core body of knowledge. By launching the International Journal of Emergency Medicine, we are looking forward to promoting the sharing of knowledge and unification of the specialty of emergency medicine.”

Disciplines covered include interesting clinical cases, the latest evidence-based practice, and research developments in emergency medicine including emergency pediatrics. The editorial board includes international leading physicians in the field, ensuring participation and contribution from all over.

Call for Papers