An international journal of midlife health and beyond
Maturitas is an international multidisciplinary peer reviewed scientific journal of midlife health and beyond publishing original research, reviews, consensus statements and guidelines. The scope encompasses all aspects of postreproductive health in both genders ranging from basic science to health and social care.
Maturitas will publish in the following areas:
• Predictors, effects and management of chronic diseases
• Sex steroid deficiency in both genders
• Epidemiology, health and social care
• Therapeutic advances
• Complementary and alternative medicines.
We offer Fast Track publication for clinical trials and research articles which present ground-breaking results that justify rapid dissemination. Articles accepted through this route can expect a final editorial decision in under 7 weeks. Accepted articles are published online (as Articles-in-Press) in less than 5 weeks.
Articles submitted for this route will be checked by the Editor-in-Chief to determine if the criterion for fast publication has been met; if not, articles will be redirected to the normal route of category article.
Electronic readershipEach month 34,100 articles are downloaded from ScienceDirect (monthly average in 2014). There were also over 284,000 page-views on www.maturitas.org in 2014.View all OB/GYN titles