Physics in Medicine and Biology
Physics in Medicine and Biology (PMB) is a peer-reviewed journal established in July 1956 and published by IOP Publishing on behalf of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine. It is also the official journal of the following societies: the Canadian Organization of Medical Physics, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Medizinische Physik, the Japanese Association of Radiological Physics, the European Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics and the International Organization for Medical Physics. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Steve Webb (Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden NHS Trust).
The journal’s main focus is on the application of theoretical and practical physics, medicine, physiology and biology. It is indexed in the following databases: INSPEC Information Services, Chemical Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews/Biological Abstracts, Engineering Index/Ei Compendex, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, PASCAL Database, Article@INIST, ISI (SciSearch, ISI Alerting Services, Science Citation Index, Current Contents/Life Sciences), Index Medicus/MEDLINE, VINITI Abstracts Journal, and Sociedad Iberoamericano de Información Científica (SIIC).
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