PharmacoEconomics is the benchmark journal for peer-reviewed, authoritative and practical articles on the application of pharmacoeconomics and quality-of-life assessment to optimum drug therapy and health outcomes. An invaluable source of applied pharmacoeconomic original research and educational material for the healthcare decision maker.

PharmacoEconomics is dedicated to the clear communication of complex pharmacoeconomic issues related to patient care and drug utilization.

PharmacoEconomics offers a range of additional enhanced features designed to increase the visibility, readership and educational value of the journal’s content. Each article is accompanied by a Key Points summary, giving a time-efficient overview of the content to a wide readership. Articles may be accompanied by plain language summaries to assist readers in understanding important medical advances. The journal also provides the option to include various other types of enhanced features including slide sets, videos and animations. All enhanced features are peer reviewed to the same high standard as the article itself. Peer review is conducted using Editorial Manager®, supported by a database of international experts. This database is shared with other Adis journals.

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Editors
  • Christopher I. Carswell,
  • Timothy Wrightson
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Access options available

Journal metrics

3.705 (2018)
Impact factor
4.070 (2018)
Five year impact factor
24 days
Submission to first decision
18 days
Acceptance to publication
280,666 (2018)
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Electronic ISSN
1179-2027
Print ISSN
1170-7690
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