The official journal of WONCA Europe, the European Society of General Practice/Family Medicine.
European Journal of General Practice| 2018 Impact Factor 1.617
European Journal of General Practice is an Open Access international, peer-reviewed journal publishing high-quality, original research.
The EJGP publishes original research papers, review articles and clinical case reports on all aspects of primary care medicine (family medicine, general practice), providing new knowledge on medical decision-making, healthcare delivery, medical education, and research methodology.
Areas covered include primary care epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, pharmacotherapy, non-drug interventions, multi- and comorbidity, palliative care, shared decision making, inter-professional collaboration, quality and safety, training and teaching, and quantitative and qualitative research methods.
We welcome manuscripts from all parts of Europe. Manuscripts from other parts of the world will be assessed for their relevance for European primary care.
Article Publishing Charge
The European Journal of General Practice is an open access journal, meaning all articles are available online immediately on publication to anyone, anywhere, at any time. To support open access, the journal has an Article Publishing Charge (APC).
For articles by corresponding authors who ARE members of WONCA Europe, or one of its national colleges, the APC is:
- €400 / £350 / US$480 for articles of more than 1,500 words (excluding abstract, tables, boxes, figures and references)
- €200 / £175 / US$240 for shorter articles
For articles by corresponding authors who are NOT WONCA Europe members, the APC is:
- €1000 / £875 / US$1200 for articles of more than 1,500 words (excluding abstract, tables, boxes, figures and references)
- €500 / £435 / US$600 for shorter articles
When preparing your submission, you should review our Instructions for Authors page for detailed guidelines on requirements.
This journal uses ScholarOne Manuscripts to manage the peer-review process. If you haven't submitted a paper to this journal before, you will need to create an account in ScholarOne. Please read the guidelines and then submit your paper in the relevant Author Centre, where you will find user guides and a helpdesk.
Please note that European Journal of General Practice uses Crossref™ to screen papers for unoriginal material. By submitting your paper to European Journal of General Practice you are agreeing to originality checks during the peer-review and production processes.
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