Welcome to the Online version of the Ghana Medical Journal

The Ghana Medical Journal is a peer-reviewed, open access journal published by the Ghana Medical Association. It was established in 1962 It publishes quality manuscripts in in all aspects of health, health care and the medical sciences. The full text of published articles are available online at this website and at African Journals Online ( AJOL), HINARI and PubMed Central ( PMC).
The Ghana Medical Journal is indexed or listed in Medline, African Journals Online (AJOL), African Index Medicus, Scopus, EBSCO
About the Journal

  • Editor-in-chief: David Ofori-Adjei
  • Publications: Original Articles, Special Articles, Case Reports, General Practice, Correspondence.
  • Readership: Doctors, students, researchers, other health care professionals, policy makers, pharmaceutical representatives, press and public.
  • Frequency of publication: Quaterly
  • To reproduce content of the journal: editor@ghanamedj.org
  • To advertise in the print or online: editor@ghanamedj.org
  • To contact the Ghana Medical Journal Editorial Office: editor@ghanamedj.org

The Ghana Medical Journal acknowledges support provided by the African Health Journals Partnership Project that is funded by the US National Institutes of Health (through the National Library of Medicine and the Fogarty International Center) and facilitated by the Council of Science Editors.
In the African Health Journals Partnership the Ghana Medical Journal’s partner is The Lancet (www.thelancet.com)