Rahul Sharma (Editor)

Medical Care Research and Review

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)  Med. Care Res. Rev.
Language  English
Publisher  Sage Publications
Discipline  Health care
Edited by  Thomas D'Aunno
Publication history  1944-present

Medical Care Research and Review is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the field of health care. The editor-in-chief is Thomas D'Aunno (Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health). It was established in 1944 and is currently published by Sage Publications.


The journal publishes three types of articles: review articles on particular research or policy topics that synthesize theoretical and empirical literature across several disciplines; empirical research; and articles that present new data and trends in the health care field.

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2014 impact factor is 2.600, ranking it 25 out of 86 journals in the category "Health Care Sciences & Services" and 12 out of 70 journals in the category "Health Policy & Services".

Best Article Award

Each year, the journal's editorial board selects a "Best Paper", selected based on the quality of the work and its contribution to the field.

Notable papers

The following papers have been cited most often, according to the Web of Science:

  • Brach, Cindy; Fraserirector, Irene (2000). "Can Cultural Competency Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities? A Review and Conceptual Model". Medical Care Research and Review. 57 (4): 181. doi:10.1177/107755800773743655. 
  • Mayberry, Robert M.; Mili, Fatima; Ofili, Elizabeth (2000). "Racial and Ethnic Differences in Access to Medical Care". Medical Care Research and Review. 57 (4): 108. doi:10.1177/107755800773743628. 
  • Laveist, Thomas A.; Nickerson, Kim J.; Bowie, Janice V. (2000). "Attitudes about Racism, Medical Mistrust, and Satisfaction with Care among African American and White Cardiac Patients". Medical Care Research and Review. 57 (4): 146. doi:10.1177/107755800773743637. 
  • References

    Medical Care Research and Review Wikipedia

    Similar Topics
    Kentucky Blue Streak
    Sherman Cárdenas
    Terri Rachals