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About Sexually Transmitted Infections

Aims and scope

Sexually Transmitted Infections is the world's longest running international journal on sexual health. It aims to keep practitioners, trainees and researchers up to date in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of all STIs and HIV. The journal publishes original research, descriptive epidemiology, evidence-based reviews and comment on the clinical, public health, sociological and laboratory aspects of sexual health from around the world. We also publish educational articles, letters and other material of interest to readers, along with podcasts and other online material. STI provides a high quality editorial service from submission to publication.

STI is an official journal of the British Association of Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH) and the Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine (AChSHM).

 

Ownership

Sexually Transmitted Infections is owned by BMJ.

Journal statistics

Acceptance rate 26% for original research submitted in 2013
Time from submission to first decision


36 days for reviewed original articles

Time from acceptance to publication

22 days (online)
149 days (print)

Frequency 8 issues per year
Impact factor 2.611
Indexed by Index Medicus (Medline), ISI Current Contents (Web of Science), Excerpta Medica (Embase)
Launch date 1925
ISSN of STI 1368-4973
ISSN of STI Online 1472-3263

Contact information

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Rights and permissions

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Affiliations

 

 

COPEBMJ 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.

Equator 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. BMJ is a sponsor of its activities.

 

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