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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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Editor-in-Chief
  • Ian Stiell
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). Learn about publishing Open Access with us

Journal metrics

2.410 (2020)
Impact factor
2.257 (2020)
Five year impact factor

Latest articles

This journal has 7 open access articles

Journal updates

  • HIGHLIGHTED FOR YOU!

    Go through an EiC selection of articles from the November 2021 issue.
    Free access till December 15th!

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  • CAEP PAPERS

    Read the most recent Guidelines and Position Statements published  by the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP)

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    We collect here a selection of CJEM videos by the most renowned emergency medicine specialists

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  • Cover photo credits

    CJEM is grateful to those who so beautifully contributed to the artistic side of science

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Electronic ISSN
1481-8043
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