There has been vast increase in scientific discoveries in different fields of medicine such as infectious diseases, hormones etc. For spreading the information of these discoveries several journals related to medical field have been started. Among these journals Journal of Steroids & Hormonal Science is publishing the papers related to steroid hormones and other hormones. This journals follow peer review process for accepting the articles to be published.
The articles received by these journals are reviewed by the experts in the topic of article. Based on the decision of experts the editors may suggest the author to revise the article or they may accept directly or reject it. Hence, the quality of the articles is being maintained by the journals. The quality of these journals can be estimated by impact factor. Impact factor is calculated based on the average number of citations a paper published in a particular journal receives in a span of two years. Impact factor for the new journals will be considered after two years of indexing.
Last date updated on June, 2014