• The International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy (IJCP) offers a platform for articles on research in Clinical Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Care and related practice-oriented subjects in the pharmaceutical sciences.
  • IJCP is a bi-monthly, international, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original research data, new ideas and discussions on pharmacotherapy and outcome research, clinical pharmacy, pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacoeconomics, the clinical use of medicines, medical devices and laboratory tests, information on medicines and medical devices information, pharmacy services research, medication management, other clinical aspects of pharmacy.
  • IJCP publishes original Research articles, Review articles , Short research reports, Commentaries, book reviews, and Letters to the Editor.
  • International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy is affiliated with the European Society of Clinical Pharmacy (ESCP). ESCP promotes practice and research in Clinical Pharmacy, especially in Europe. The general aim of the society is to advance education, practice and research in Clinical Pharmacy .
  • Until 2010 the journal was called Pharmacy World & Science.
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  • J. W. F. van Mil
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1.692 (2018)
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1.941 (2018)
Five year impact factor
43 days
Submission to first decision
202 days
Submission to acceptance
217,809 (2018)

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  • Call for Papers - Special Issue

    Pain management in the opioid addiction era

    We are pleased to announce that the International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, will be publishing a special issue themed ‘Pain management in the opioid addiction era’, in 2020. Prof. Janie Sheridan (Auckland, New Zealand) will assist our editorial team in compiling the issue and in critically appraising the contributions.

    We invite all study designs including randomised controlled trials, observational studies, database analysis, cross sectional and qualitative studies within the scope of pain management with opioids, or its relation with addiction. Commentaries are also welcome.

    The deadline for submission 20th December 2019, but we welcome submissions before that date. The special issue and an editorial will be compiled when all contributions have been accepted for publication.

    Please let me know if you want to contribute, what type of article and the title or topic. Email: jwfvmil@ijcp-editor.org .

    Foppe van Mil, Pharm D, PhD, FESCP

    Editor-in-chief IJCP

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