About Annals of Emergency Medicine

Aims and Scope


Annals of Emergency Medicine is owned by the American College of Emergency Physicians. It is published by Elsevier.

Journal Timeliness and Performance Metrics


Time from submission to first decision (avg) 12 days
Time from acceptance to publication (avg) 35 days (online)
4-6 months (print)
Frequency Monthly
Circulation 40,000+ subscribers
Impact factor 5.721
Web site: www.annemergmed.com, also available on ScienceDirect and ClinicalKey Full text downloads: 2.2 million in 2020
Facebook (Annals of Emergency Medicine) 12,500 followers (as of Feb 2020)
Twitter (@AnnalsofEM) 17,300 followers (as of Feb 2020)
Cited half-life 11.2 years
Indexed by Index Medicus, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Abstracts of Health Care Management Studies, Dental Literature Index, Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature, FAMLI, I.P.A. INIS Atomind. (International Nuclear Information System), Lab. Haz. Bull., Revista Medica, Vet. Mycol.
Launch date 1972
ISSN 0196-0644