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Since 1999 the Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine is the publication platform for the communication and exchange of current work and ideas inspiring excellence in emergency medical care; it is an essential resource for emergency physicians  in rural, urban or academic settings that reflect the growing interest in emergency medicine, both as a medical discipline and an expanding field for research. It is one of the top journals in its field and is the respected official journal of  the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians

  • Canada’s unique academic journal in Emergency Medicine and the official publication of the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians.
  • By providing a forum for research in Emergency Medicine, we connect emergency physicians and ensure that your article can be easily discovered, accessed, understood, used and shared - and act as a springboard for further discovery
  • As a leading journal in Emergency Medicine education, we aim to build long-term relationships with researchers, providing expert guidance, training and support

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1.656 (2019)
Impact factor
1.582 (2019)
Five year impact factor
23 days
Submission to first decision
35 days
Submission to acceptance
459 (2020)

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