Cancer Epidemiology publishes original research, prioritizing studies that contribute new information about cancer causes, prevention and control. As such, the journal's scope covers all aspects of cancer epidemiology including studies of:
• Risk factors for cancer initiation, development, and prognosis
• Early detection, prevention, and screening
• Descriptive patterns and trends
Cancer Epidemiology welcomes original articles, reviews (systematic and critical), meta-analyses, invited editorials and commentaries, as well as letters to the editor commenting on research previously published in the journal.
Cancer Epidemiology (Cancer Epidemiol.) is indexed and abstracted in: MEDLINE/PubMed, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, the Science Citation Index Expanded, and Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports (Science Edition).