Top cited articles

Acceptance rate

38%

Time to first decision

31 days*

Time from acceptance to publication

22 days*

Impact factor

2.916

JRC Rank (Medical Ethics)

3/16

2020 total content views

1.47 million

Good reasons to vaccinate: mandatory or payment for risk?
10.1136/medethics-2020-106821

Who is afraid of black box algorithms? On the epistemological and ethical basis of trust in medical AI
10.1136/medethics-2020-106820

Nothing to be ashamed of: sex robots for older adults with disabilities
10.1136/medethics-2020-106645

Balancing health worker well-being and duty to care: an ethical approach to staff safety in COVID-19 and beyond
10.1136/medethics-2020-106557

Levels of stress in medical students due to COVID-19
10.1136/medethics-2020-107155

Healthcare Heroes’: problems with media focus on heroism from healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic
Cox, Caitriona L.
10.1136/medethics-2020-106398

Medical students and COVID-19: the need for pandemic preparedness
O’Byrne, Lorcan; Gavin, Blanaid; McNicholas, Fiona
10.1136/medethics-2020-106353

Whose life to save? Scarce resources allocation in the COVID-19 outbreak
Mannelli, Chiara
10.1136/medethics-2020-106227

Ethics of instantaneous contact tracing using mobile phone apps in the control of the COVID-19 pandemic
Parker, Michael J.; Fraser, Christophe; Abeler-Dorner, Lucie; Bonsall, David
10.1136/medethics-2020-106314

On the ethics of algorithmic decision-making in healthcare
Grote, Thomas; Berens, Philipp
10.1136/medethics-2019-105586

Multivalue ethical framework for fair global allocation of a COVID-19 vaccine
Liu, Yangzi; Salwi, Sanjana; Drolet, Brian C.
10.1136/medethics-2020-106516

The carnage of substandard research during the COVID-19 pandemic: a call for quality
Bramstedt, Katrina A.
10.1136/medethics-2020-106494

Balancing the duty to treat with the duty to family in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic
McConnell, Doug
10.1136/medethics-2020-106250

‘Your country needs you’: the ethics of allocating staff to high-risk clinical roles in the management of patients with COVID-19
Dunn, Michael Dunn et al
10.1136/medethics-2020-106284

Passport to freedom? Immunity passports for COVID-19
Brown, Rebecca et al
10.1136/medethics-2020-106365