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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: ImmunologySi: Infectious DiseasesSi: Microbiology
20148.8869 out of 1482 out of 789 out of 119
20139.41610 out of 1442 out of 708 out of 119
20129.3749 out of 1352 out of 697 out of 116
20119.15410 out of 1392 out of 708 out of 112
20108.18611 out of 1342 out of 589 out of 107

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: 8.886

5-Yr impact factor: 9.206

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