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Preventive Medicine (journal)

Preventive Medicine  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Prev. Med.
Discipline Preventive medicine, public health
Language English
Edited by Eduardo L. Franco
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
ISSN 0091-7435 (print)
1096-0260 (web)
LCCN 72624344
OCLC no. Template:OCLC search link

Preventive Medicine is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by Elsevier since 1972. It covers all aspects of preventive medicine and public health. The editor-in-chief is Eduardo L. Franco (McGill University).[1] The founding editor was Ernst Wynder.

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed in EMBASE, Scopus, Science Citation Index, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, BIOSIS Previews, and Index Medicus/MEDLINE/PubMed. Its 2010 impact factor was 3.299, ranking it 20th among 151 journals in the category "General and Internal Medicine"[2] and 20th among 140 journals in the category "Public, Environmental, and Occupational Health".[3]


  1. ^ "Preventive Medicine Editorial Board". Elsevier. Retrieved 2014-06-07. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: General and Internal Medicine". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2011. 
  3. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Public, Environmental, and Occupational Health". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2011. 

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