About Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine (JCSM)
Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine is the official, peer-reviewed journal of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. This monthly, online publication features original scientific investigations, reviews, case reports and commentaries applicable to the clinical diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders.
Since 2005, sleep specialists have turned to Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine for the information they need to remain proficient in the diagnosis and treatment of the broad spectrum of sleep disorders. Each issue addresses concepts and questions that are of critical importance to the practice of sleep medicine.
In the 2017 Journal Citation Reports®, Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine received an Impact Factor of 3.396 and a 5-year Impact Factor of 4.216, ranking it among the top 5 sleep medicine journals and the top journal focused on original research in clinical sleep medicine.
Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine focuses on clinical sleep medicine. Its emphasis is publication of papers with direct applicability and/or relevance to the clinical practice of sleep medicine. This includes clinical trials, clinical reviews, clinical commentary and debate, medical economic/practice perspectives, case series and novel/interesting case reports. In addition, the journal will publish proceedings from conferences, workshops and symposia sponsored by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine or other organizations related to improving the practice of sleep medicine.
About the American Academy of Sleep Medicine
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is the only professional society dedicated exclusively to the medical subspecialty of sleep medicine. As the leading voice in the field of sleep medicine, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine sets standards and promotes excellence in health care, education and research (aasm.org).
Board of Directors
Douglas Kirsch, MD
Ilene M. Rosen, MD, MS
Immediate Past President
Kelly A. Carden, MD, MBA
Raman Malhotra, MD
R. Nisha Aurora, MD, MHS
David Kristo, MD
Jennifer Martin, PhD
Eric Olson, MD
Kannan Ramar, MD
Carol L. Rosen, MD
James Rowley, MD
Anita V. Shelgikar, MD, MHPE
DISCLAIMER: The statements and opinions contained in editorials and articles in this journal are solely those of the authors thereof and not of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, or of its officers, regents, members or employees. The Editor-in-Chief, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and its officers, regents, members and employees disclaim all responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas or products referred to in articles contained in this journal.