Navigation Links
Journal of Nuclear Medicine premiers new, full-color design
Date:12/16/2008

Reston, Va.Beginning with the January 2009 issue, The Journal of Nuclear MedicineSNM's flagship publicationwill be printed in full color.

"This change to the publication allows the generous use of color for highlighting and enhancing the structure and organization of research reports," said Heinrich R. Schelbert, M.D., editor in chief of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine. "Most important and critical, it strengthens the communication of research findings obtained through molecular imaging approaches."

Color has evolved as a feature that is essential to molecular imaging, as molecular imaging shows the biologic processes of disease. Molecular imaging scans "illuminate" hot spots, giving physicians critical information to appropriately diagnose and prescribe treatments, such as identifying the precise location of cancer and the extent to which cardiac disease has spread. The transition of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine to full color reflects the vital role color plays in facilitating the reading of these diagnostic imaging scans.

"The Journal of Nuclear Medicine continues to lead the way in nuclear medicine and molecular imaging," said Schelbert. "Nowpublished in full colorit will become an even more valuable resource for physicians, clinicians and researchers."

The change to full color comes at no cost to authors: all color renditions of images are now entirely free of charge to authors.

This important change reflects the growing esteem of this established and respected monthly publication. In its most recent impact rating, the Thompson Reuters Institute for Scientific Information's Journal Citation Report ranked The Journal of Nuclear Medicine second among 87 imaging journals worldwide. This ranking demonstrates the exceptional quality and influence of the journal as an academic and professional resource.

Additionally, open access to journal articles is now available only six months after the print edition is published. Expediting open access in order to disseminate new research has helped advance public understanding of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging and has increased sound practice throughout the medical community.

Together, these changes are expected to further advance the role of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine as a global forum for the exchange of scientific accomplishments in molecular imaging and therapy.


'/>"/>

Contact: Amy Shaw
ashaw@snm.org
703-652-6773
Society of Nuclear Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Malaria Journal supplement evaluates steps toward elimination
2. Journal CHEST: December highlighted studies
3. Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Provides Free Online Journal Access in Recognition of World AIDS Day
4. Plastic Surgery Journal Shows New Groundbreaking Genital Cosmetic Procedure for Women to be Successful
5. Black Journalists to Host Conference on Health Disparities
6. Journal CHEST: Nov. highlights
7. Cardica Announces Publication of Case Report in the Journal of Neurosurgery Featuring Use of C-Port(R) System in Brain Arterial Bypass
8. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Selected as Publisher of the Journal of Neuroscience Nursing
9. Long-Term Results of VisionCares Implantable Telescope for End-Stage Macular Degeneration Published in the American Journal of Ophthalmology
10. AMA Journal Publishes Study Showing Evidence of a Major Environmental Trigger For Autism
11. The American Journal of Nursing honors Jean and Ric Edelman
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... ... Thank you to all who attended Capio Partners Winter 2017 Healthcare Leadership Symposium in ... and offered an opportunity to collaborate and network with healthcare colleagues across the United ... gathered for a lively discussion on trends and issues that healthcare leaders will face ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... ... that reveals the mystery of Kevin’s purpose. “A Prophets Bones” is the creation of published ... him that he had neglected to do, but this was from God and there was ... would have felt themselves to be special and better than others due to the fact ...
(Date:3/27/2017)... ... ... New patients who have sleep apnea in Aurora, CO, can now ... Sleep apnea is often left untreated because patients are not familiar with common symptoms ... , Dr. Braasch seeks to raise awareness of sleep apnea in Aurora, CO, and ...
(Date:3/27/2017)... ... March 27, 2017 , ... Drs. Bruce Trimble and Michelle ... requiring a referral. Trimble Dental offers a variety of services to meet each ... Whether patients have discolored, crooked or missing teeth in Eau Claire, WI, Drs. ...
(Date:3/27/2017)... ... ... Drs. Justin Kolnick, Kara Diamond, Randall Barton, Keith Hope and Bilal Chaudhry ... this treatment plays in protecting oral health, along with the benefits of receiving ... a root canal in White Plains, NY or their second location in Mt. Kisco, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/27/2017)... March 27, 2017  BERG, a biopharmaceutical ... biological research approach, today announced that the ... discovery of new data using a cold-induced ... fat metabolism. Joslin Diabetes Center led the ... platform for analysis of samples.  The findings ...
(Date:3/27/2017)... , March 27, 2017  iCAD (Nasdaq: ... workflow solutions and radiation therapy for the early ... PowerLook® Tomo Detection received Premarket Approval (PMA) from ... Tomo Detection is a first-of-its-kind, concurrent-read computer aided ... is the latest innovation available on the PowerLook® ...
(Date:3/27/2017)...  Impax Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPXL)today announced that its ... as Impax,s President and Chief Executive Officer and ... 2017. Mr. Bisaro will succeed J. Kevin Buchi ... Executive Officer since December of 2016. ... Mr. Bisaro, 56, is an accomplished global business leader ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: