BJGP is the leading primary care journal, publishing research and discussion by eminent authors and commentators, ranging from clinicians to expert researchers. We publish research articles, randomised controlled trials, systematic reviews, and qualitative research, as well as Clinical Practice, Analysis, and viewpoints. See Process & policies for information on open access publication.
Submit an article via the BJGP ScholarOne Manuscripts submission system.
The BJGP benefits from expert peer reviewers and an open peer review system, with authors receiving a fast initial decision. At present the median time from submission to an initial decision is 11 days. Follow the link to find out about peer review and becoming a peer reviewer.
Impact and response times
BJGP is the leading GP journal for primary care. This 90-second video highlights the BJGP's metrics and fast response times for authors.
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