HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Integrative Cancer Therapies journal accepted into prestigious ISI index

Integrative Cancer Therapies (ICT) published by SAGE Publications, has been accepted by Thomson Scientific (formerly ISI), for inclusion in the Science Citation Index ExpandedTM (see http://scientific.thomson.com/products/scie). ICT features articles and studies focusing on evidence - and science-based understanding of the mechanisms of integrative cancer treatments, which combines the best conventional cancer therapies with complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).

"Inclusion in ISI is a powerful sign that ICT is becoming an important player in the world of scientific information resources," said Editor-in-Chief Keith I. Block, MD. Dr. Block is also Medical and Scientific Director of the Block Center for Integrative Cancer Treatment in Evanston, IL.

ICT will receive its first official Impact Factor in the 2008 Journal Citation Reports, which comes out in summer 2009.

The Impact Factor is a measurement of a journal's influence in the scientific publishing community based on the number of times a journal's articles are cited.

"Our authors made this possible and we anticipate many more influential articles and insights in the area of evidenced-based scientific inquiry of integrative cancer therapies," Dr. Block said.

In fact, the journal has generated a significant amount of media attention. Findings reported in the article "Diagnostic Accuracy of Canine Scent Detection in Early and Late Stage Lung and Breast Cancers" published in the March 2006 issue were featured on NBC's Today Show, CNN's Paula Zahn Now, The New York Times, National Geographic, CBS News Online, New Scientist, and the Toronto Star.

The September issue features many interesting and innovative articles including:

    "Potential Attenuation of Disease Progression in Recurrent Prostate Cancer With Plant-Based Diet"

    "Tai Chi Chuan: Mind-Body Prac
    '"/>



Contact: Judy Erickson
media.inquiries@sagepub.com
SAGE Publications
25-Sep-2006


Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Embargoed materials for Complementary & Integrative Medicine Conference
2. American Cancer Society to hold third annual Virtual Relay For Life in Second Life
3. Cancer research summaries
4. Cancer on the agenda of the Portuguese EU Council Presidency
5. Tony Hunter receives Robert. J. and Claire Pasarow Award for Cancer Research
6. OHSU Cancer Institute shows findings of immunotherapy vaccine in prostate cancer patients
7. OHSU Cancer Institute, VA researchers find way to identify which men need a second biopsy
8. OHSU Cancer Institute researcher identifies protein marker for prostate cancer survival
9. Ireland Cancer Center researcher lays out benefits of aspirin to prevent colon cancer
10. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center researcher finds mold by-product kills multiple myeloma
11. Margaret Foti receives AACR Award for Leadership and Extraordinary Achievements in Cancer Research

Post Your Comments:
(Date:4/17/2014)... PLOS Pathogens , children who live in regions of ... immune response to infection with malaria parasites that may ... and illness and partially control the growth of malaria ... develop future interventions that prevent or mitigate the disease ... 200 million cases of malaria occur worldwide, resulting in ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Two recent papers by a University of Colorado ... scientists develop treatments or vaccines for Dengue fever, ... other disease-causing flaviviruses. , Jeffrey S. Kieft, PhD, ... the School of Medicine and an early career ... colleagues recently published articles in the scholarly journals ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... biology team has created a new technology for ... could travel the body and selectively target cancer ... biological devices that monitor and modify human physiology ... However, no existing technology enabled bioengineers to build ... and respond in a customized fashion. , "The ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... estimated that as many as 10 million older Americans ... loneliness and isolation. , However, new research a ... older Americans for six years found that Internet ... depression by more than 30 percent. , "That,s a ... University professor of telecommunication, information studies and media who ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... 17, 2014 By discovering a new mechanism that ... stroke, researchers at UC Irvine and the Salk Institute ... limit or prevent stroke-induced brain damage. , A complex ... of death and primary reason for disability in the ... stroke and lets blood-borne material into the brain, causing ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Study sheds light on how the immune system protects children from malaria 2Health News:CU researchers discover target for treating dengue fever 2Health News:Building 'smart' cell-based therapies 2Health News:Internet use can help ward off depression among elderly 2Health News:Study IDs new cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  Zafgen, Inc., a leading biopharmaceutical company dedicated ... patients, today announced initial results from its Phase ... methionine aminopeptidase 2 (MetAP2), in patients with Prader-Willi ...  These results showed improvements in body weight, hunger-related ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Mass. , Jan. 14, 2014 HeartWare ... leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies ... today announced that it expects revenues for the fourth ... expected full-year 2013 revenues to approximately $208 million. ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... N.J. , Jan. 14, 2014 InformEx, ... and sellers of high-value chemistry, will hold the 30 th ... Miami Beach Convention Center from January 21-24. ... 3,500 attendees from top pharmaceutical, fine chemical and specialty chemical ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Zafgen Announces Initial Results from Phase 2a Study of Beloranib in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome 2Zafgen Announces Initial Results from Phase 2a Study of Beloranib in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome 3Zafgen Announces Initial Results from Phase 2a Study of Beloranib in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome 4HeartWare International Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2013 Revenues 2HeartWare International Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2013 Revenues 3HeartWare International Announces Preliminary Fourth Quarter 2013 Revenues 4Media Advisory: InformEx 2014 Events & Speaker Lineup for 30th Edition Conference in Miami Beach 2
Cached News: