About

Aims and scope

Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care is a peer reviewed journal that aims to improve reproductive and sexual health nationally and internationally. The Journal publishes high-quality research and information relevant to clinical care, service delivery, training and education in the field of contraception and reproductive/sexual health.

Ownership

Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care is published by BMJ on behalf of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

Journal statistics

Acceptance rate

13% (original articles)

Time from submission to first decision

41 days (original articles)

Time from acceptance to publication

15 days (online)
4 months (print)

Frequency

Quarterly

Impact factor

1.519

Indexed by

MEDLINE, Current Contents/Social, Behavioural Sciences , Social SciSearch online database, MEDLARS online system, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica (Elsevier) and Current Literature in Family Planning (Planned Parenthood of America)

Launch date

1974

Print ISSN

1471-1893

Online ISSN

2045-2098

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Affiliations

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Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

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BMJ is a founding member of COPE (the Committee on Publication Ethics), which provides a forum for publishers and Editors of scientific journals to discuss issues relating to the integrity of the work submitted to or published in their journals.

Equator

The EQUATOR Network is an international initiative that seeks to improve the value of medical research literature by promoting accurate, transparent reporting of research studies. BMJ is a sponsor of its activities.

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BMJ is a founding organisation of the AllTrials initiative, which calls for all past and present clinical trials to be registered and their results reported.

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