The Journal of Rural Health
© National Rural Health Association
Edited By: Tyrone Borders Ph.D., F.A.C.E.
Impact Factor: 1.279
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 52/74 (Health Policy & Services); 66/87 (Health Care Sciences & Services); 117/172 (Public Environmental & Occupational Health)
Online ISSN: 1748-0361
Recently Published Issues
Increased Impact Factor!
In the recently released 2014 Journal Citation Reports, The Journal of Rural Health's Impact Factor changed to 1.453.
The editorial team would like to take the opportunity to thank our authors, readers, and reviewers for making our journal such a success story. We look forward to continuing our collaboration with you.
Rural Roads Magazine
Top cited articles from 2013 and 2014
Geographic access to health care for rural medicare beneficiaries
Chan, L; Hart, LG; Goodman, DC
A national study of obesity prevalence and trends by type of rural county
Jackson, JE; Doescher, MP; Jerant, AF; Hart, LG
Obesity and physical inactivity in rural America
Patterson, PD; Moore, CG; Probst, JC; Shinogle, JA
Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Rural Communities: Current Research and Future Directions
Wardle J; Lui CW; Adams J
Rural-urban differences in physical activity, physical fitness, and overweight prevalence of children
Joens-Matre, RR; Welk, GJ; Calabro, MA; Russell, DW; Nicklay, El; Hensley, LD
Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults From Rural and Urban Areas of the United States: Findings From NHANES (2005-2008)
Befort, C; Nazir, N; Perri, M
Colorectal cancer screening practices among men and women in rural and nonrural areas of the United States, 1999
Coughlin, SS; Thompson, TD
Defining "Rural" for Veterans' Health Care Planning
West, Alan N.; Lee, Richard E.; Shambaugh-Miller, Michael D.; Bair, Byron D.; Mueller, Keith J.; Lilly, Ryan S.; Kaboli, Peter J.; Hawthorne, Kara
Urban, rural, and regional variations in physical activity
Martin, SL; Kirkner, GJ; Mayo, K; Matthews, CE; Durstine, JL; Hebert, JR
Rural/urban differences in barriers to and burden of care for children with special health care needs
Skinner, Asheley Cockrell; Slifkin, Rebecca T.