About the Journal

The Nigerian Medical Journal (NMJ), first published in 1964, is a bimonthly multidisciplinary medical journal published by the Nigerian Medical Association.

The Nigerian Medical journal publishes scientific reports to advance medical and health science in all areas. The manuscripts submitted to the Nigerian Medical Journal may be from Systematic or Narrative Review articles, Original research articles, case series and reports, Letters to the Editor, Short commentaries, Continuing Medical Education articles and practice materials and Book reviews.

The Nigerian Medical journal is registered with the following abstracting partners: African Journals Online (AJOL), Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, HINARI, Infotrieve, National Science Library, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data. In addition, the journal is indexed with or included in African Index Medicus, PubMed Central and Medline.

The Nigerian Medical Journal is committed to promoting open access to scholarly publications. The articles published by the journal are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is acknowledged and the new creation licensed under the identical terms- https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/

Current Issue

Vol. 64 No. 2 (2023): Volume 64 No 2, March to April, 2023
Cover Page Volume 64 Issue No 2, March to April 2023

Breaking the Chains: Nigeria's New Mental Health Law and its Impact on Care and Rights

The Evolution and Ethical Implication of The Physician’s Pledge: A Guide for Medical Practitioners.

Pattern of Cardiac Disease Admissions and Outcomes among Medical Admissions in St. Paul Hospital Millennium Medical College: A Retrospective Study.

Detection of CTX-M and SHV genes in Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a Tertiary Hospital in North-central Nigeria.

Clinical Profile and Predictors of Outcomes of Hospitalized Patients with Laboratory-Confirmed Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 in Nigeria: A Retrospective Analysis of 13 High Burden States In Nigeria.

Pattern and Severity of Dental Caries Among Adults in An Urban Population in Northwest Nigeria.

Neurophobia and its Correlates among Undergraduate Clinical Students in a Nigerian Private University

Ureteroscopy and Holmium/YAG Laser Lithotripsy for Upper Tract Stones in a New Urology Centre: Our Initial Experience

The Role of The National Early Warning Score (NEWS) in Identifying Critically Ill Patients at Risk of Mortality in Nigeria. A Retrospective Record Review

A Case of Absence of Meibomian Glands in the Lower Eyelids of a Middle-Aged Female in Abuja, Nigeria


Published: 11-05-2023

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