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Journal of Women's Health

Editor-in-Chief: Susan G. Kornstein, MD

ISSN: 1540-9996 • Online ISSN: 1931-843X • Published Monthly

Current Volume: 25

Latest Impact Factor* is 2.032

*2015 Journal Citation Reports® published by Thomson Reuters, 2016

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Featured Press Releases and Editorial Content

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  • Does Inflammation Contribute to Premenstrual Symptoms?
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  • African American Women with Ovarian Cancer—Can Obesity Mask Early Symptoms?...Read More
  • Surprising Result in New Study of Marital Status, Gender, and Frailty...Read More
  • Women of Color – What We Know and Don’t Know About Their Unique Health Challenges...Read More
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  • Preventing Cardiovascular Disease in Women -- One Physician's Approach to Juggling the Many Guidelines...Read More
  • Obesity Not a Factor in Racial/Ethnic Variation in Cancer Screening Compliance...Read More
  • How Do Young Women View the Relationship in Fifty Shades of Grey?...Read More
  • Long-Term Opioid Therapy Relieves Chronic Pain in Only 20% of Women...Read More
  • Sex-Specific Biomarkers Are Needed to Learn Why Heart Attacks Kill More Women Than Men...Read More
  • Diagnostic Imaging Can Rule Out Coronary Artery Disease in Half of Low-Risk Patients with Atypical Chest Pain...Read More
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  • Can Patient Navigators Reduce No-Shows for Cancer Screening Follow-up?...Read More
  • Can Pregnancy Complications Predict Future Cardiovascular Disease Risk?...Read More
  • Why Don't More Women Rise to Leadership Positions in Academic Medicine?...Read More
  • New Strategies to Identify and Help Women Victims of Intimate Partner Violence
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  • New NASA & NSBRI Report on Sex and Gender Differences in Adaptation to Space Flight
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  • New Approach Helps Women Talk to Their Families About Cancer Risk...Read More
  • Special Supplement: Breast Cancer Screening and Mammography Recall
  • Women's Health and Fifty Shades: Increased Risks for Young Adult Readers?...Read More
  • Fifty Shades of Grey Romanticizes Sexual Violence and Emotional Abuse of Women...Read More
  • Directory of Residency and Fellowship Programs in Women's Health, 2016...Read More

Overview

Journal of Women's Health is the primary source of information for meeting the challenges of providing optimal health care for women throughout their lifespan. The Journal delivers cutting-edge advancements in diagnostic procedures, therapeutic protocols for the management of diseases, and innovative research in gender-based biology that impacts patient care and treatment.

Journal of Women’s Health coverage includes:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Cardiology
  • Oncology
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Urogynecology
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Nutrition
  • Sex-Based Biology
  • Complementary Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Medical Education
  • Public Policy

Journal of Women’s Health is under the editorial leadership of Editor-in-Chief Susan G. Kornstein, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine; Deputy Editor Robert W. Downs, Jr., MD, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine; and other leading investigators. View the entire editorial board.

Audience: Physicians, nurse practitioners, women's health specialists, gynecologists, obstetricians, oncologists, and cardiologists, among others

Society Affiliation

The Official Journal of the Academy of Women's Health
Join us for Women’s Health 2015: The 23rd Annual Congress, April 16-19, 2015 in Washington, DC! Visit the Academy of Women's Health for complete details and to register.

The Official Journal of The Society for Women's Health Research

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MEDLINE; PubMed; PubMed Central; Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine; Current Contents®/Social & Behavioral Sciences; Science Citation Index Expanded; Science Citation Index®; Social Sciences Citation Index®; Social SciSearch®; Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition; Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition; Prous Science Integrity®; EMBASE/Excerpta Medica; Scopus; CINAHL® database; PsycINFO; CAB Abstracts; Global Health; SIIC Data Bases; British Nursing Index
 

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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