The Emergency Medicine Journal, formerly the Journal of Accident & Emergency Medicine, is a leading international journal of developments and advances in emergency medicine. The Journal of Accident & Emergency Medicine has been renamed the ""Emergency Medicine Journal"" to more closely reflect advances in the specialty. It represents all specialties involved in emergency care in the hospital environment. The journal acts as a forum for education, research, and debate on all aspects of emergency medicine. Papers include original research of a high scientific standard. In addition there are review articles, short reports, case reports and occasional series dealing with specific aspects of emergency care.