Aims and scope
Tobacco Control aims to study the nature and consequences of tobacco use worldwide; tobacco’s effects on population health, the economy, the environment, and society; efforts to prevent and control the global tobacco epidemic through population level education and policy changes; the ethical dimensions of tobacco control policies; and the activities of the tobacco industry and its allies.
Tobacco Control is owned by BMJ.
|Publication Model||Subscription; with hybrid open access option|
|Indexed by||Medline and Index Medicus, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Current Contents/Social & Behavioural Sciences, Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Scopus|
|CiteScore||3.70, rank 4/230 (2016)|
|Peer Review Model||Single blind; the names of reviewers are hidden from the author|
|Acceptance Rate||20% for original research|
|Time to Submission to First Decision||27 days|
|Time to Acceptance to Publication||13 days (online)
11 months (print)
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