Journal of Comorbidity now indexed in PubMed Central

SAPC is pleased to share the news that the Journal of Comorbidity (JOC) is now indexed in PubMed Central (PMC), the US National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM) full-text, journal article repository. All of the journal’s content, dating back to its launch in 2011, is now available on PMC. 

SAPC is affiliated with JOC, recognising our common interests in scholarship related to comorbidiity and multimorbidity. SAPC members receive a 20% discount when publishing in JOC.

Sandra Cox, editor of JOC, described, "This is an exciting step forward for the Journal of Comorbidity. Being indexed in PMC will help broaden our reach and better serve the community of healthcare professionals and researchers with an interest in comorbidity/multimorbidity (multiple chronic conditions)."

JOC is a fully open-access journal that brings together multidisciplinary healthcare professionals from across the globe to improve the management of patients with comorbidity/multimorbidity.  JOC welcomes original research papers, guidelines, policies, editorials, commentaries, protocols, and critical review articles, as well as proceedings of congresses. Preference is given to articles that advance the clinical management of patients. The Editorial Board also welcomes ideas and suggestions for special issues dedicated to unique themes. Inclusion in PMC further establishes JOC as a high-quality resource for the growing field of comorbidity/multimorbidity.