The Journal of Hospital Infection is the editorially independent scientific publication of the Healthcare Infection Society. The aim of the Journal is to publish high quality research and information relating to infection prevention and control that is relevant to an international audience.
The Journal welcomes submissions that relate to all aspects of infection prevention and control in healthcare settings. This includes submissions that:
We also welcome submissions that relate to national policies or guidelines, especially where the subject matter is of international relevance.
Although our readership is predominantly clinical, we are also pleased to received basic science submissions that have clinical relevance.
All contributions should be submitted online at Instructions to authors can be found at or by visiting the journal?s home page
The Journal of Hospital Infection articles are published electronically on Science Direct with current and forthcoming contents available at