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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: MicrobiologySi: ImmunologySi: Infectious Diseases
20158.73610 out of 1239 out of 1502 out of 83
20148.8869 out of 1199 out of 1482 out of 78
20139.4168 out of 11910 out of 1442 out of 70
20129.3747 out of 1169 out of 1352 out of 69
20119.1548 out of 11210 out of 1392 out of 70
20108.1869 out of 10711 out of 1342 out of 58

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

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Impact Factor: 8.736

5-Yr impact factor: 8.880

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