Monthly Archives: November 2007

Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes – a new open access journal from BioMed Central

We are pleased to announce the launch of Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes, a new open access journal from BioMed Central. The journal considers articles on all aspects of trauma research, with a focus on interventions demonstrating efficacy and effectiveness in improving clinically relevant outcomes for severely injured patients such as mortality, morbidity, quality… Read more »


Trials publishes its first thematic series

Trials, BioMed Central’s journal dedicated to exploring any aspect of the design, performance, and findings of randomized controlled trials in  health care, has recently published a series of articles on Standardization of outcomes, the latest of the journal’s thematic series. The series includes a review by Travis et al., which highlights the need for clear… Read more »


Highly accessed Nutrition Journal article on supplement usage demonstrates key benefit of open access

A recent article published in BioMed Central’s open access Nutrition Journal concerning the usage patterns of dietary supplements and the health and nutritional status of their users has been downloaded from the journal’s website over 16,000 times since publication on October 24th. These remarkable access statistics demonstrate the extent to which open access journals can… Read more »