Medico Legal Update is a scientific journal which brings latest knowledge regarding changing medico legal scenario to its readers. The journal caters to specialties of Forensic Medicine, Forensic Science, DNA fingerprinting, Toxicology, Environmental hazards, Sexual Medicine, Forensic Anatomy, Forensic Anthropology, Forensic Odontology etc. The journal has been assigned international standard serial number (ISSN) 0971-720X. The journal is registered with Registrar of Newspaper for India vide registration numbers 63757/96 under Press and Registration of Books act, 1867. The journal is also covered by EMBASE (Excerpta Medica Database) from 1997 and by INDEX COPERNICUS, POLAND.
Medico legal update is a half yearly peer reviewed journal. The journal has also been assigned E-ISSN 0973- 5672 (Electronic version). The first issue of the journal was published in 1996.
We have pleasure to inform you that our journal is covered for faculty promotion in relation to MCI letter dated 3-9-2015 regarding indexing of journals. This journal qualifies the criteria as it is indexed in EMBASE Scopus till date. (Proof can be submitted on request) This journal was covered by Index Copernicus till 2010. It has been again submitted to Index Copernicus and likely to cover soon.
Medico-Legal Update Scopus coverage years:from 1997 to 1998, from 2004 to 2016Publisher:Medico-Legal UpdateISSN:0971-720XSubject area:Medicine: Pathology and Forensic Medicine
CiteScore 2015- 0.03
SJR 2015- 0.110
SNIP 2015- 0.197
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"The first issue of Medico-Legal Update was published in 1996"
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