PLOS Medicine

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PLOS Medicine (formerly styled PLoS Medicine)[1] is a peer-reviewed weekly medical journal covering the full spectrum of the medical sciences. It began operation on October 19, 2004, as the second journal of the Public Library of Science (PLOS), a non-profit open access publisher. All content in PLOS Medicine is published under the Creative Commons "by-attribution" license. To fund the journal, the publication's business model requires in most cases that authors pay publication fees. The journal was published online and in a printed format until 2005 and is now only published online. The journal's acting chief editor is Clare Stone, who replaced the previous chief editor, Larry Peiperl, in 2018.

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PLOS Medicine
DisciplineMedicine
LanguageEnglish
Edited byRaffaella Bosurgi
Publication details
History2004–present
Publisher
FrequencyWeekly
Yes
LicenseCreative Commons Attribution License
11.613 (2021)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4PLOS Med.
Indexing
ISSN1549-1277 (print)
1549-1676 (web)
LCCN2004212194
OCLC no.54674092
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