About Practical Neurology
Aims and Scope
The essential point of Practical Neurology is that it is practical in the sense of being useful for everyone who sees neurological patients and who wants to keep up to date, and safe, in managing them. In other words this is a journal for jobbing neurologists - which most of us are for at least part of our time - who plough through the tension headaches and funny turns week in and week out.
Practical Neurology is owned by BMJ.
|Acceptance rate||41% for all papers submitted in 2014|
|Time from submission to first decision||15 days|
|Time from acceptance to publication||
18 days (online)
3.5 months (print)
|Indexed By||Index Medicus (Medline), Excerpta Medica (Embase)|
|Lead times||Time from submission to first decision (all papers): 11 days|
|ISSN of PN||1474-7758|
|ISSN of PN Online||1474-7766|
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Rights and Permissions
- Members of the Association of British Neurologists (ABN) receive copies of PN as a benefit of membership.
The BMJ Publishing Group is a founding member of COPE (the Committee on Publication Ethics), which provides a forum for publishers and Editors of scientific journals to discuss issues relating to the integrity of the work submitted to or published in their journals.
The EQUATOR Network is an international initiative that seeks to improve the value of medical research literature by promoting accurate, transparent reporting of research studies. The BMJ Group is a sponsor of its activities.
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