Journal title Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Abbreviated Journal title J TRADIT CHIN MED
Impact Factor 2.547
5-Year Impact Factor 2.13
Journal Country/Territory CHINA MAINLAND
Publisher JOURNAL TRADITIONAL CHINESE MED
Publisher address 16 NANXIAOJIE, DONGZHIMEN NEI, BEIJING 100700, PEOPLES R CHINA
Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine was first published in 1955 as China's earliest, most authoritative, and largest circulation TCM magazine in China. The English-Language edition premiered in 1981, and the journal now publishes in French, Spanish, Dutch, German, and Porteguese. JTCM was listed as the source journal of Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-E) in 2010. This is the second SCI source journal of Chinese medicine in China. It is devoted to clinical and theortical research on the use of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. The main columns include Clinical Observations, Basic Investigations, Reviews, Systematic Review, Case Report, Information Study, et al. Its key topics include acupuncture and electro-acupuncture, herbal medicine, homeopathy, masseotherapy, mind-body therapies, palliative care, and other CAM therapies.