The wind of change in psychiatric publications

Psychiatry Investig. 2008 Jun;5(2):67-9. doi: 10.4306/pi.2008.5.2.67. Epub 2008 Jun 30.


It is getting more difficult to get papers published that it used to be, even though many more journals are available. This article is written mainly for young researchers who are ambitious to get their research published in the best possible journals. A systematic strategic policy is suggested that does not necessarily contradict the aims of achieving the best possible science.

Keywords: Bibliometrics; Impact factor; Psychiatric research; Publication.