Top cited articles

The quality and impact of our journals are dependent on many different measures. We’ve provided here some of those metrics for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, to reflect the latest 2019 data, that remain important to our authors. We’ve also listed our top most cited articles from the last three years, free to read.

2019

Tunnel driving occupational environment and hearing loss in train drivers in China
Peng, Yong; Fan, Chaojie; Hu, Lin; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2016-104015

Lifetime exposure to rubber dusts, fumes and N-nitrosamines and cancer mortality in a cohort of British rubber workers with 49 years follow-up
Hidajat, Mira; McElvenny, Damien Martin; Ritchie, Peter; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2018-105181

Early detection of lung cancer in a population at high risk due to occupation and smoking
Welch, Laura S.; Dement, John M.; Cranford, Kim; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2018-105431

Women’s occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and risk of breast cancer
Lee, Derrick G.; Burstyn, Igor; Lai, Agnes S.; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2018-105261

2018

Half-lives of PFOS, PFHxS and PFOA after end of exposure to contaminated drinking water
Li, Ying; Fletcher, Tony; Mucs, Daniel; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2017-104651

Artificial stone-associated silicosis: a rapidly emerging occupational lung disease
Hoy, Ryan F.; Baird, Timothy; Hammerschlag, Gary; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2017-104428

Psychosocial job stressors and suicidality: a meta-analysis and systematic review
Milner, Allison; Witt, Katrina; LaMontagne, Anthony D.; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2017-104531

2017

Can work make you mentally ill? A systematic meta-review of work-related risk factors for common mental health problems
Harvey, Samuel B.; Modini, Matthew; Joyce, Sadhbh; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2016-104015

Validity of self-reported exposure to shift work
Harma, Mikko; Koskinen, Aki; Ropponen, Annina; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2016-103902

Estimation of the global burden of mesothelioma deaths from incomplete national mortality data
Odgerel, Chimed-Ochir; Takahashi, Ken; Sorahan, Tom; et al.
10.1136/oemed-2017-104298

Journal Metrics:

Speed
Days to first decision: 33
Days from acceptance to publication: 21

Impact
2 year Impact Factor (JCR): 3.824
SciMago Journal Rank (SJR): 1.486
Eigenfactor: 0.01006
Citescore: 6.1

Reach
2019 total content accesses: 700,920
Total Altmetric Mentions: 1,027