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Pediatric emergency medicine

Guest Editors:
Stephen Hearps: Murdoch Children's Research Institute and The University of Melbourne, Australia
Sriram Ramgopal: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, United States

Submission Status: Open until 29 September 2024

Mental health response to community disasters

Guest Editors:
Dilwar Hussain, PhD, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, India
Amy Nitza, PhD, Institute for Disaster Mental Health at the State University of New York at New Paltz, United States
Tara Powell, PhD, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, United States

Submission Status: Open until 10 August 2024

Violent crimes in the pre-hospital and hospital setting

Guest Editors:
Ardavan M. Khoshnood: Lund University & Skane University Hospital, Sweden
Daniel B. Wilhelms: Linköping University, Sweden

Submission Status: Open until 31 July 2024

Optimizing opioid prescriptions in the emergency department

Guest Editors:
Ashraf A. Dahaba:
Suez Canal University, Egypt
Rishi S. Nannan Panday: Amsterdam UMC, The Netherlands

Submission Status: Open until 31 July 2024


Triage system in emergency medicine

Guest Editor: Arian Zaboli

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    2.5 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.8 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.266 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.795 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

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