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The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh is the College’s quarterly, peer-reviewed journal, with an international circulation of 8,000. It has three main emphases – clinical medicine, education and medical history and humanities.

Here you will find the latest issue of the Journal, plus the online archive.

The JRCPE is currently included in the following Indexes – MEDLINE, Embase, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Scopus, EBSCO and Google Scholar.

Journal aims

  • To facilitate medical education through the publication and dissemination of quality original research papers.
  • To publish a range of clinical, educational and historical material of cross-specialty interest to our international readership.
  • To welcome submissions from a wide range of authors (not just Fellows and Members of the College), provided the paper has relevance to a general medical audience.
  • Promote general medicine and enable physicians to keep up to date with developments in other specialties, particularly those which may impact upon their practice.

Contact us

Russell Davidson
Editorial Assistant / Journal Enquiries
editorial@rcpe.ac.uk