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For Editorial Board Members

Welcome to the For Editorial Board Members' page. This page provides links to resources that will support you in your role for the journal.

BMC Series Editorial Community


Accessing your Editor account in our submission systems


Editorial Responsibilities and FAQs


Springer Nature Code of Conduct for Editors

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Annual Journal Metrics

  • Speed
    82 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
    60 days to first decision for all manuscripts
    200 days from submission to acceptance
    16 days from acceptance to publication

    Citation Impact
    2.209 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.446 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.293 - SNIP (Source-Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.877 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    Usage 
    1,037,923 Downloads
    1,270 Altmetric Mentions