Journal of Palliative Medicine

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Journal of Palliative Medicine

Editor-in-Chief: Charles F. von Gunten, MD, PhD

ISSN: 1096-6218 • Online ISSN: 1557-7740 • Published Monthly

Current Volume: 21

Latest Impact Factor* is 2.230

*2016 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)


"Journal of Palliative Medicine answers the most difficult and important palliative care issues, not only biomedical aspects but also psychosocial, communication, and relationship issues."
          Masanori Mori, MD
          Department of Palliative Medicine
          Seirei Hamamatsu General Hospital

"The best palliative care journal available."
          Jeanie Youngwerth, MD
          Palliative Care Consult Service
          University of Colorado Denver

"Journal of Palliative Medicine carries practical, relevant research designed to help those of us in the "trenches" of palliative care."
          Cecilia May, MD
          Medical Director
          Palliative Care
          Franciscan St. Elizabeth Central

 "The best source for palliative care education articles."
          Laura J. Morrison, MD, FAAHPM
          Associate Professor
          Baylor College of Medicine

"A top-tier journal within the palliatve medicine field!"
          Thomas LeBlanc, MD
          Duke University Medical Center

"Journal of Palliative Medicine is the best HPM journal, hands down."
          David Korones, MD
          University of Rochester Medical Center

Journal of Palliative Medicine offers you comprehensive coverage of the topics in end-of-life care, whether it is education, service delivery, research, or clinical management.”
          Dr. Staffan Lundstrom
          Palliative Medicine
          Stockholm, Sweden

“The Journal provides depth and breadth in our specialty field with papers that look not just to the science of palliative medicine, but the art of practice.”
          Martha Twaddle, MD
          Medical Director
          Midwest Palliative Care & Hospice Care Center

Journal of Palliative Medicine is required reading to stay on top of the latest research, clinical innovation, and administrative evolution of our rapidly expanding field. It is a foundational resource for defining the state of this art.”
          Karin Porter-Williamson, MD
          Medical Director and Section Head for Palliative Care
          University of Kansas Medical Center

“In my busy week, when I’m finally able to carve out an hour or two for professional reading, I appreciate knowing that my time will be well spent reading Journal of Palliative Medicine.”
          Gray Graham, MD, MA
          Hospice of Metro Denver

“From practical tools to research that meets the highest scientific standards, Journal of Palliative Medicine is relevant to the needs of practicing clinicians, and the publication of choice for leaders in our field.”
          Diane Meier, MD
          Director, Center to Advance Palliative Care
          Mount Sinai School of Medicine

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

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