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Journal of Infection Prevention

Formerly British Journal of Infection Control

University of West London, UK

Published in Association with Infection Prevention Society

2013 SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) Score: 0.167
2013 Ranking: 376/473 in Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health (Scopus®) | 173/217 in Health Policy (Scopus®) | 204/266 in Infectious Diseases (Scopus®) | 33/33 in Advanced and Specialized Nursing (Scopus®)
Source: SCImago 2013 Journal Rankings

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Journal of Infection Prevention is a peer-reviewed professional journal for all workers in infection prevention and control. The aim of the journal is to advance the evidence base in infection prevention and control, and to provide a publishing platform for all health professionals interested in this field of practice.

The Editorial Board welcome manuscripts on a range of scientific and practice topics and are keen to support new authors. If you are an author who wishes to submit an article for publication please do so online at:, or if you wish to join our panel of peer reviewers and help maintain the high quality of our publication, please contact the Editor at

"Protecting patients from infection is central to role of all healthcare providers and the evidence to support best practice in this field can be found in the pages of this journal. Health professionals from a wide range of disciplines report the latest research findings here and give advice and support on the most clinically effective measures that can be taken to minimise the risk of infection and to promote patient safety. This journal has become indispensable reading for everyone concerned with health protection and the prevention of healthcare-associated infections." Professor Robert J. Pratt CBE FRCN, Thames Valley University, Middlesex, UK

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

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Institutional Subscription, Combined (Print & E-access) £361.00
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Institutional, Single Print Issue £65.00
Individual Single Print Issue £20.00
Frequency: Published 6 times a year eISSN: 1757-1782 ISSN: 1757-1774
Months of Distribution: January , March , May , July , September , November Current Volume: 16 Current Issue: 1
Other Titles in: Infection Prevention & Control  |  Microbiology (Clinical)  |  Community Medicine & Health Care

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