The definitive guide to the multidisciplinary specialty of pharmaceutical medicine, encompassing scientific, medical and related activities in the discovery, development, evaluation, registration and monitoring of medicines, the execution of clinical trials, and the regulatory and ethical requirements pertaining to drug development. The journal publishes peer-reviewed original research and review articles covering all aspects of pharmaceutical medicine, from the processes involved in the identification of new active substances, through their development and licensing as medicinal products, to the monitoring of their use in clinical practice.

Pharmaceutical Medicine 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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Editor
  • Susan Pochon
Publishing model
Hybrid. Open Access options available

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33 days
Submission to first decision
16 days
Acceptance to publication
23,885 (2018)
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Electronic ISSN
1179-1993
Print ISSN
1178-2595
Abstracted and indexed in
  1. CAB Abstracts
  2. Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
  3. EBSCO Academic Search
  4. EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection
  5. EBSCO Discovery Service
  6. EBSCO STM Source
  7. EMBASE
  8. Elsevier Biobase
  9. Emerging Sources Citation Index
  10. Google Scholar
  11. Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China
  12. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  13. Meta
  14. Naver
  15. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  16. ProQuest Central
  17. ProQuest Health & Medical Collection
  18. ProQuest Health Research Premium Collection
  19. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  20. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  21. Reaxys
  22. SCImago
  23. SCOPUS
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