Children — Open Access Pediatrics Journal

Children (ISSN 2227-9067) is an international open access journal of pediatrics published monthly online by MDPI. The publication focuses on sharing clinical, epidemiological and translational science relevant to children’s health.
  • Open Access - free for readers, free publication for well-prepared manuscripts submitted in 2017.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) from Vol. 3.
    Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 30 days after submission; after acceptance the final manuscripts are published online within 7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in first half of 2017).
  • Scope: General Pediatrics, Pediatric Subspecialties, Global Health, Ethics, Health Service  and Health Policy Research, Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine, Public Health and Epidemiology

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Children
Pediatric Palliative Care Guest Editor: Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf
Deadline: 30 November 2017

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Children
Controversies in Pediatric Digestive Diseases Collection Editor: Sari Acra
Topical Collection in Children
Development of Medicines for Paediatric and Rare Diseases - II Collection Editors: Johannes N. van den Anker, Klaus Rose

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