About the Journal
Aims and Scope
The mHealth (Online ISSN: 2306-9740), launched in 2015 and indexed by PubMed and PubMed Central in March 2017 is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal published by AME Publishing Company. The journal aims at discovering impact of telemedicine on the quality, cost effectiveness, and access to healthcare, and providing excellent coverage of developments in telemedicine and e-health with a focus on clinical trials of telemedicine applications. It publishes new findings on how mobile technologies improve public health, particularly among underserved populations and provides a forum to disseminate the mobile technologies, which enable to transform global health care on many fronts.
mHealth was indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) in July 2022 and has attained its first impact factor of 2.7 for the 2022 citation year.
Contributions from such diverse fields as medical research, software design, clinical health care, hardware manufacture and network transmission provide a unique perspective on how different countries and health systems are using new technology in health care.
The journal features original articles, cutting-edge reviews, case reports, meet the professors, and editorials focused on mobile technology application to public health. The entire submission and review process are managed through OJS system, an electronic system, which provides an efficient way and ensures a rapid turnaround of papers submitted for publication.
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Information for Authors
mHealth is a member of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and it follows the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)'s guidelines and the ICMJE recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journal.
Manuscripts submitted must be the original work of the author(s) and must not be published previously or under consideration for publication elsewhere.
Submission Turnaround Time
- In-house review: 1-3 weeks
- External peer review: 1-3 months
- Publication Ahead of Print: within 1 month after being accepted
- Formal publication: within 1-3 months after being accepted. Original Articles are listed as priority.
Open Access Statement
This journal is a peer reviewed, open access journal. All content of the journal is published under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). All articles published open access will be immediately and permanently free for all to read, download, copy and distribute as defined by the applied license.
Free access and usage
Permitted third party reuse is defined by the CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license. This license allows users to copy and distribute the article, provided:
- this is not done for commercial purposes and further does not permit distribution of the Article if it is changed or edited in any way.
- the user gives appropriate credit (with a link to the formal publication through the relevant DOI) and provides a link to the license but not in an any way implying that the licensor is endorsing the user or the use of the work.
- no derivatives including remix, transform, or build upon the material was allowed for distribution.
The full details of the license are available at https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
For open access publishing, this journal uses an exclusive licensing agreement. Authors will transfer copyright to mHealth, but will have the right to share their article in the same way permitted to third parties under the relevant user license, as well as certain scholarly usage rights.
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Updated on June 28, 2023