Aims and scope

The aim of International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy is to provide a medium for the publication of articles on clinical pharmacy and related practice-oriented subjects in the pharmaceutical sciences. The scope of the journal is clinical pharmacy, its research and its application in e.g. pharmaceutical care. The editors therefore welcome contributions on the above-mentioned topics and especially on the following:

• Pharmacotherapy and outcome research

• Clinical pharmacy

• Pharmacoepidemiology

• Pharmacoeconomics

• Pharmaceutical care

• Medicines and medical devices utilisation

• Medicines and medical devices information

• Pharmacy services research

• Medication management

• Other clinical aspects of pharmacy

The journal welcomes papers in the following categories: Review articles, Research articles, Short research reports, Commentaries, ESCP best practice papers and Letters to the Editor. Case reports are not considered for publication.

AII submissions (including Commentaries and, if necessary, Letters) will be peer-reviewed by experts. This is a single blinded procedure.


Until 2010 the journal was called Pharmacy World & Science.