About this Journal
Hong Kong Medical Journal (HKMJ) is a bimonthly joint publication of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (HKAM) and the Hong Kong Medical Association (HKMA). HKMJ is published by the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Press.
The HKMJ is a Hong Kong-based, peer-reviewed, general medical journal which is circulated to Fellows of the HKAM, members of the HKMA, and individual subscribers. The HKMJ publishes original research papers, review articles, medical practice papers, case reports, editorials, commentaries, and letters to the Editor. Topics of interest include all subjects that relate to clinical practice and research in all branches of medicine. The HKMJ welcomes manuscripts from authors, but usually solicits reviews. Proposals for review papers can be sent to the Managing Editor directly: firstname.lastname@example.org.
HKMJ is indexed in MEDLINE/Index Medicus, Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), Current Contents–Clinical Medicine, BIOSIS Previews, Embase/Excerpta Medica, Biological Abstracts, Index Copernicus, and SCOPUS. The 2020 Journal Impact Factor for the HKMJ is 2.227 (Clarivate, 2021). The 2020 CiteScore for the HKMJ is 1.6 (Scopus, 2021).
Print ISSN: 1024-2708
Online ISSN: 2226-8707