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) and is endorsed by MEDFASH.
Sexually Transmitted Infections is owned by BMJ.
|Acceptance rate||26% for original research articles|
|Time from submission to first decision||
|Time from acceptance to publication||
22 days (online)
|Frequency||8 issues per year|
|Indexed by||Index Medicus (Medline), ISI Current Contents (Web of Science), Excerpta Medica (Embase)|
|ISSN of STI||1368-4973|
|ISSN of STI Online||1472-3263|
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Rights and permissions
- British Association of Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)
- Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine (AChSHM)
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