The European Journal of Clinical Nutrition (EJCN)
About the Journal
Aims and scope
The European Journal of Clinical Nutrition (EJCN) is an international, peer-reviewed journal covering all aspects of human and clinical nutrition. The journal welcomes original research, reviews, case reports and brief communications based on clinical, metabolic and epidemiological studies that describe methodologies, mechanisms, associations and benefits of nutritional interventions for clinical disease and health promotion.
Topics of interest include but are not limited to:
Food and health (including functional foods and consumer protection)
Interventions and public health nutrition
Maternal nutrition, infants and children
Nutrigenomics and molecular nutrition
Body composition, energy expenditure and physical activity
Carbohydrates, glycemic index and diabetes mellitus
Lipids and cardiovascular/metabolic health
Protein, malnutrition and wasting diseases
Enteral and parenteral nutrition
Vitamins and plant food
Minerals, trace elements and bone health
12 issues per year
Article metrics such as number of downloads, citations and online attention are available from each article page, and provide an overview of the attention received by a paper.
The 2018 peer review performance metrics for the European Journal of Cinical Nutrition are shown below:
Average time to decision without external review - 8 days
Average time to decision following external review - 68 days
Over 30,000 recipients in receipt of the monthly electronic table of contents alert.
Over 1.3 million views of the journal website per year.
The 2019 journal metrics* for the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition are as follows:
2-year Impact Factor: 3.114
Journal Rank: 37/86 Nutrition & Dietetics
5-year Impact Factor: 3.370
Immediacy index: 1.023
Eigenfactor® score: 0.01411
Article Influence Score: 0.940
*2018 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics, 2019)
SJR Index 2017: 1.307
Q1 Medicine [miscellaneous] and Nutrition & Dietetics
EBSCO Discovery Service
Current Contents Clinical Medicine
Current Contents Life Sciences
Science Citation Index
Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
Summon by ProQuest
EBSCO Academic Search
EBSCO Advanced Placement Source
EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection
ISSN and eISSN
International standard serial number (ISSN): 0954-3007
Electronic international standard serial number (eISSN): 1476-5640.
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