Meridians: The Journal of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, a Medline compliant, peer reviewed journal features scientific articles focusing on the professional practice of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. The journal is indexed in EBSCO's international Academic Search database and CINAHL, which provides broad content coverage for a number of nursing specialties. 


Meridians JAOM welcomes papers from published and first-time authors on aspects of acupuncture and Oriental medicine including original research, education, clinical practice, case reports, meta-analyses, business practice, policy, ethics, law, history and culture, nomenclature, translations and related disciplines. Please read our Author Guidelines for submission information.

Meridians publishes quarterly. Submissions welcomed on an ongoing basis. 


The fall issue of Meridians JAOM, Vol.3, No.4 is online! Free online access to all AOM state association members and NCCAOM Diplomates.  PLEASE NOTE: To read the online issue, each acupuncture and Oriental medicine state association member needs to self-register and then log in. All other readers please register, then subscribe to receive both print copies and online access or online-only access.

Public access version (abstracts only for research articles) of all issues always available to anyone and requires no login. These issues provide complete access to commentaries, book reviews, and Clinical Pearls.



Clinical Pearls Call for Submissions:

Clinical Pearl Topic for our Spring 2017 Issue:

How Do You Treat Athsma in Your Clinic?

Practitioners:  Please submit your short (approx. 500 words) Clinical Pearl on this topic by or before February 1, 2017
Preview the Submission Details on how to write a Clinical Pearl   
View Details includes an example of a Clinical Pearl

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