About

Aims and scope

Evidence-Based Mental Health systematically searches a wide range of international medical journals applying strict criteria for the validity of research and relevance to psychiatrists and psychologists. Content is critically appraised then the most clinically relevant articles are summarised into a succinct expert commentary focusing on the papers key findings and implications for clinical practice. Evidence-Based Mental Health also publishes articles relevant to the study and practice of evidence-based medicine; including Original Research and Reviews.

Ownership

Evidence-Based Mental Health is co-owned by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, the British Psychological Society and BMJ.

Journal statistics 2016

Time from acceptance to Online publication

17 days

Frequency

Quarterly

Indexed By

Index Medicus (Medline), Excerpta Medica (Embase), Scopus

Launch Date

1998

ISSN

1362-0347

ISSN (Online)

1468-960X

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British Psychological Society logo

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COPE logo

BMJ is a founding member of COPE (the Committee on Publication Ethics), which provides a forum for publishers and Editors of scientific journals to discuss issues relating to the integrity of the work submitted to or published in their journals.

Equator

The EQUATOR Network is an international initiative that seeks to improve the value of medical research literature by promoting transparent, accurate reporting of research studies. BMJ is a sponsor of its activities.

AllTrials logo

BMJ is a founding organisation of the AllTrials initiative, which calls for all past and present clinical trials to be registered and their results reported.

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BMJ sites

Evidence-Based Medicine
Evidence-Based Nursing