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Clinical Infectious Diseases (CID) is a leading journal in the field of infectious disease with a broad international readership. The Journal publishes articles on a variety of subjects of interest to practitioners and researchers. Topics range from clinical descriptions of infections, public health, microbiology, and immunology to the prevention of infection, the evaluation of current and novel treatments, and the promotion of optimal practices for diagnosis and treatment. The Journal publishes original research, editorial commentaries, review articles, and practice guidelines and is among the most highly cited journals in the field of infectious diseases. Clinical Infectious Diseases is an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

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YearImpact FactorSi: Infectious DiseasesSi: MicrobiologySi: Immunology
20139.4162 out of 708 out of 11910 out of 144
20119.1542 out of 708 out of 11210 out of 139
20108.1862 out of 589 out of 10711 out of 134

This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports, published annually as part of the Science Citation Index by ISI.