Journal of Acute Disease

Journal of Acute Disease (JAD) is a quarterly international medical journal dedicated to promoting and disseminating original, peer-reviewed work in the field of acute diseases and related medical specialties by publishing high quality scientific and clinical research worldwide. The articles published mainly deal with pre-hospital and hospital emergency medicine, Intensive Care Unit, critical care, disaster management (earthquakes, fires, floods, mine disaster, air crash, et al.), acute sports trauma, acute major trauma, acute toxicity, acute heart disease, and related topics. JAD sets up columns for special subjects in each issue. The journal is aimed at doctors, nurses, paramedics, and ambulance staff. Original scientific researches, reviews, case reports, short communications related to the practice and research of acute diseases are encouraged.

Reviewers of JAD consist of members practicing in different professions from all over the globe. The journal is proud to have such an international and diverse editorial board that will assist and facilitate the publications of articles which reflect a global view on acute disease, as well as emphasizing our focus on supporting the needs of medical practitioners.

As an international journal, JAD is distributed worldwide and welcomes submissions from international contributors and researchers of all specialties. The journal provides a platform for reporting of acute diseases in different settings, which enhances our understanding of course, diagnosis, treatment and clinico-pathologic features of disease. Specialist physicians and general practitioners will find it an indispensable source of reading and reference, and undergraduates will learn a lot from each issue. JAD will allow us to seek opportunities to work with others who share our aim, and to enhance our work through partnership, and to uphold the standards of our profession and contribute to its advancement. We believe that in this way we can contribute to the development of treatment methods of acute diseases and emergency medicine.

President Shunhai Qu

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  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISSN: 2221-6189