About Journal of Medical Screening

Essential information about screening, epidemiology and public health


Professor Nicholas Wald

Publication details

2009, Volume 16, 4 issues (quarterly)

Print ISSN 0969-1413

Online ISSN 1475-5793

Aims and scope

Journal of Medical Screening is concerned with all aspects of medical screening, particularly the publication of research that advances screening theory and practice. The journal aims to increase awareness of the principles of screening (quantitative and statistical aspects), screening techniques and procedures and methodologies from all specialties. An essential subscription for physicians, clinicians and academics with an interest in screening, epidemiology and public health.

Associations and Societies

Journal of Medical Screening is published by RSM Press on behalf of the Medical Screening Society.

Indexing and abstracting

Journal of Medical Biography is abstracted or indexed by Medline/PubMed, Thomson ISI, EMBASE, CABI and Cinahl.

The 2007 Impact Factor for the journal is 1.183.


Information is available on the subscriptions page