Top cited articles

The quality and impact of our journals are dependent on many different measures. We’ve provided here some of those metrics for Injury Prevention, to reflect the latest 2019 data, that remain important to our authors. We’ve also listed our top most cited articles from each of the last three years, free to read.


Neighbourhood alcohol environment and injury risk: a spatial analysis of pedestrian injury in Baltimore City
Nesoff, Elizabeth D.; Milam, Adam J.; Pollack, Keshia M.; et al.

Unintentional drowning mortality in China, 2006-2013
Wang, Lijun; Cheng, Xunjie; Yin, Peng; et al.

School Area Road Safety Assessment and Improvements (SARSAI) programme reduces road traffic injuries among children in Tanzania
Poswayo, Ayikai; Kalolo, Simon; Rabonovitz, Katheryn; et al.

Rethinking safety in numbers: are intersections with more crossing pedestrians really safer?
Xu, Pengpeng; Xie, Siqi; Dong, Ni; et al.


Surveillance of paediatric exposures to liquid laundry detergent pods in Italy
Settimi, Laura; Giordano, Felice; Lauria, Laura; et al.

A 10-year review of child injury hospitalisations, health outcomes and treatment costs in Australia
Mitchell, Rebecca J.; Curtis, Kate; Foster, Kim

Firearms, alcohol and crime: convictions for driving under the influence (DUI) and other alcohol-related crimes and risk for future criminal activity among authorised purchasers of handguns
Wintemute, Garen J.; Wright, Mona A.; Castillo-Carniglia, Alvaro; et al.


Perils of police action: a cautionary tale from US data sets
Miller, Ted R.; Lawrence, Bruce A.; Carlson, Nancy N.; et al.

We have the programme, what next? Planning the implementation of an injury prevention programme
Donaldson, Alex; Lloyd, David G.; Gabbe, Belinda J.; et al.

Decomposing change in China’s suicide rate, 1990-2010: ageing and urbanisation
Sha, Feng; Yip, Paul S. F.; Law, Yik Wa

Journal Metrics:

Days to first decision: 22
Days from acceptance to publication: 23

2 year Impact Factor (JCR): 2.191
SciMago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.989
Eigenfactor: 0.00464
Citescore: 4.3

2019 total content accesses: 283,030
Total Altmetric Mentions: 1,270