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Aims and scope
BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles on interventions and resources that complement or replace conventional therapies, with a specific emphasis on research that explores the biological mechanisms of action, as well as their efficacy, safety, costs, patterns of use and/or implementation.
BMC Series Blog
Annual Journal Metrics
For BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine (former title)
2.838 - 2-year Impact Factor (2021)
2.838 - 5-year Impact Factor (2021)
1.471 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
0.674 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)
38 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
55 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)
3,053,194 downloads (2021)
The following summary describes the peer review process for this journal:
Identity transparency: Single anonymized
Reviewer interacts with: Editor
Review information published: Review reports. Reviewer Identities reviewer opt in. Author/reviewer communication