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Open Medicine

formerly Central European Journal of Medicine

1 Issue per year

IMPACT FACTOR 2014: 0.153
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 0.183

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2014: 0.135
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2014: 0.124
Impact per Publication (IPP) 2014: 0.193


Open Access

Topical Issue on Ophthalmology
Topical Issue on Thoracic Oncology
Guest Editor: Qian Liu, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, China

Open Medicine is an open access journal that provides users with free, instant, and continued access to all content worldwide. The primary goal of the journal has always been a focus on maintaining the high quality of its published content. Its mission is to facilitate the exchange of ideas between medical science researchers from different countries. Papers connected to all fields of medicine and public health are welcomed. Open Medicine accepts submissions of research articles, reviews, case reports, letters to editor and book reviews.

Aims and Scope

The journal aims to promote knowledge that is directly relevant to all fields of Medical Science. Subject areas suitable for publication include, but are not limited to, the following:

Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Dental Medicine, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Immunology, Internal Medicine, Otolaryngology, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Pediatric and Neonatology, Public health, Surgery, Urology

Open Medicine also publishes original works in the fields of Medical Genetics, Molecular and Experimental Medicine. 

Why submit
As an Author of Open Medicine You benefit from:

  • fast, fair and constructive peer review
  • immediate publication of articles
  • language-correction services for authors from non-English speaking regions
  • no limitations on color figures and word count in published articles
  • free availability to everyone, anywhere in the world
  • extensive promotion of all articles
  • distribution to open access directories (such as DOAJ) and thousands of libraries worldwide
  • authors retain copyright to their work

Journal Partners

7th Global Summit on Cancer therapy in Dubai

IAHCP 26th Annual Scientific Meetings and Conference

Immune System for a Therapeutic Benefit

3rd COSTEM Congress in Berlin

Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy Congress in London

The Epigenetics Discovery Congress in London

The Biomarker Conference in Orlando, USA

Type of Publication:

Open Medicine is covered by the following services:

  • AGRICOLA (National Agricultural Library)
  • Baidu Scholar
  • CABI - CAB Abstracts
  • CABI - Global Health
  • Celdes
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) - SciFinder
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • DOAJ
  • EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Elsevier - EMBASE
  • Elsevier - SCOPUS
  • Gale/Cengage
  • Google Scholar
  • Index Copernicus
  • J-Gate
  • JournalTOCs
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Polish Medical Bibliography/Polish Medical Library
  • Polish Scientific Journals Database
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest - AIDS and Cancer Research Abstracts
  • ProQuest - Algology, Mycology, & Protozoology (Microbiology Abstracts C)
  • ProQuest - Bacteriology Abstracts (Microbiology Abstracts B)
  • ProQuest - Biological Sciences Journals
  • ProQuest - Biotechnology and Bioengineering Abstracts 
  • ProQuest - Calcium and Calcified Tissue Abstracts 
  • ProQuest - Engineering Research Database
  • ProQuest - Environmental Science and Pollution Management
  • ProQuest - Genetics Abstracts
  • ProQuest - Immunology Abstracts 
  • ProQuest - Neurosciences Abstracts
  • ProQuest - Technology Research Database
  • ProQuest - Toxicology Abstracts
  • ProQuest - Virology and AIDS Abstracts
  • ReadCube
  • ResearchGate
  • SCImago (SJR)
  • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
  • TDOne (TDNet)
  • Thomson Reuters - Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  • Thomson Reuters - Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

Managing Editor:
Magdalena Wierzchowiecka, De Gruyter Open

Zbigniew Darzynkiewicz, New York Medical College, USA

Andrology and sexuology
Jolanta Słowikowska-Hilczer, Department of Andrology and Reproductive Endocrinology Medical University of Lodz, Poland

Anesthesiology and intensive care
Armin Sablotzki, St. Georg Hospital, Germany
Wolfgang Zink , University of Regensburg, Germany

Anna Kostopoulou , Onasis Cardiac Surgery Center in Athens, Greece
Josef Veselka, Department of Cardiology of Cardiovascular Centre in Prague, Czech Republic

Clinical microbiology and infections diseases
Dilek Erer, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
Krassimir Metodiev , Department of Immunology Medical University in Varna, Bulgaria
Sandy Springer, Yale School of Medicine, USA

Dental medicine
Wolfgang Arnold, University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany
Marcin Kozakiewicz, Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical University of Lodz, Poland

Andrea Szegedi, University of Debrecen, Hungary
Branka Marinovic , University Department of Dermatology and Venereology in Zagreb, Croatia

Tsvetalina Tankova, Clinical Centre of Endocrinology Medical University in Sofia, Bulgary

Harish Iyer, Albert Einstein Medical Center
Jiang Qian,The Ohio State University, USA
Jose Manuel Ramia, Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitario de Guadalajara, Spain

Gynecology and Obstetrics
Roberto Anglioli, Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy 
Tomas Fait , Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Immunology and allergology
Lydie Izakovicova Holla, Department Pathological Physiology of Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic
Marta Baleva, Department of Allergology Medical University in Sofia, Bulgaria
Voja Pavlovic , Institute of Physiology Medical Faculty in Nis, Serbia

Internal medicine
Arnon Blum, Baruch-Padeh Poria Hospital, Israel
Harish Iyer, Albert Einstein Medical Center
Vladimir Jurisic, University of Kragujevac Serbia
David Scott, Clinical Research Development Associates, LLC

Yohanna Takwoingi, Department of Otolaryngology in Birmingham, UK

Medical genetics
Damjan Glavac , University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Despina Sanoudou, Biomedical Research Foundation, Greece

Molecular and experimental medicine
Karolina Danielczyk, Histology and Embriology Department, Wroclaw Medical University, Poland
Damjan Glavac, Uniersyty of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Martin Jaburek, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
Benjamin Weeks, Biology Department, Adelphi University, Garden City, United States Minor Outlying Islands

Luis Mendez, Florida International University College of Medicine, USA
Ligia Petrica, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara, County Emergency Hospital, Department of Nephrology, Timisoara, Romania
David Scott, Clinical Research Development Associates, LLC

Tibor Hortobágyi, University of  Debrecen, Medical & Health Sciences Centre, Debrecen, Hungary
Lucia Urdzikova , Institute of Experimental Medicine in Prague, Czech Republic
Borut Peterlin , University Medical Center Ljubljana, Slovenia
Sébastien Talbot, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA

Tanja Cufer, University Clinic  Golnik, Medical Faculty Ljubljana, Slovenia
Elena S. Gershtein, Russian N.N.Blokhin Cancer Research Center RAMS in Moscow, Russia
Alexander Julianov ,1st Department of Surgery Thracian University Hospital in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria
Vladimir Jurisic, University of Kragujevac Serbia
Jiang Qian,The Ohio State University, USA

Petr Soucek, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Johannes Beckmann, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Regensburg, Germany

Pediatrics and neonatology
Ingeborg Barišić, Department of Paediatrics, Children's University Hospital Zagreb, Medical School University of Zagreb, Croatia

Pharmacology and toxicology
Tomasz Baczek, Department of Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacodynamics Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
Damianka Getova, Medical University in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Witold Musial, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Wroclaw Medical University, Poland
Vladimir Polshakov , Chemical-Pharmaceutical Research Institute in Moscow, Russia

Psychiatry and neuropsychiatry
Tess L. Briones, Wayne State University, USA
Nestor Kapusta, Department of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Tomasz Sobow, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotic Disorders Medical University of Lodz, Poland

Public health, epidemiology and biostatistics
Renata Adamek, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland
Pietro Cipresso, IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Italy
Pawe³ Lewek, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
Przemyslaw Kardas , 1st Department of Family Medicine Medical University of Lodz, Poland
Borislava Mihaylova, Department of Public Health University of Oxford, UK

Surgery and transplantology
Raimundas Lunevicius , 2nd Dpartment of Adominal Surgery Vilnius University Emergency Hospital, Lithuania

Thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
Gianluigi Bisleri, Division of Cardiac Surgery University of Brescia Medical School, Italy

Vascular surgery
Dragan J. Milic, Depertment of General and Vascular Surgery in Nis, Serbia

Dominic Prezioso, Department of Urology "Federico II' University in Naples, Italy

Associate Editors:
Aleksandra Nowak, Histology and Embryology Department, Wroclaw Medical University, Poland
David Manova, Department of Internal Medicine College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

Senior Associate Editor
Remya RS, Research Assistant, University of Kerala, India

Editorial Advisory Board:
Peter J. Barnes, Imperial College School of Medicine, UK
Robert Bartlett, University of Michigan Medical Center, USA
Eugene Braunwald , Partners Health Care System, Inc., USA
Geoffrey Burnstock , Royal Free and University College Medical School, UK
Gautam Chaudhuri, University of California- Los Angeles, USA
Rod J. Flower, The William Harvey Research Institute, UK
Stephen T Holgate, Southampton General Hospital, UK
Morley D. Hollenberg, University of Calgary, Canada
Graham R. V. Hughes, The Rayne Institute, St. Thomas' Hospital, UK
Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh , Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, USA
Ronald C. Kessler, Harvard Medical School, USA
Maria Kopp, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Hungary
Andrzej Krolewski, Harvard University, USA
Harlan Krumholz , Yale University, USA
Asim Kurjak, University of Zagreb Medical School, Croatia
Dan L. Longo, National Institutes of Health, USA
Thomas F. Luscher, University of Zurych, Switzerland
Tadeusz Malinski, Ohio University, USA
JoAnn E. Manson, Harvard University, USA
Charles Nemeroff, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
John L. Wallace, University of Calgary, Canada
J. Robin Warren , University of Western Australia, Australia
Witold Zatoński, Cancer Centre-Institute of Oncology, Poland

Language Editors:
Agnes Couinho, Canada
Sally H. Ebeling
, USA, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Dominic Dabrowski, Stony Brook University, USA
Amy Lamb Heckel, USA
Yuk Gyn Lau, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS, Leeds, UK
Tijana Mitić, Bristol Heart Institute, University of Bristol, UK
Olubukunola Oseni-Olalemi, University of California at Davis, USA
Hafeez Olalemi, California State University, Fresno
Eliza Orzyłowska, USA 
Kathryn H Richards, National Health Service (NHS), Leeds Cancer Centre, St James University Hospital, Leeds UK
Saran Shantikumar, Bristol Heart Institute, UK
Mary N. Wessling, USA

Technical Editor:
Dorota Banasik
Sabina Binek

Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

Editorial Contact
Dr. Magdalena Wierzchowiecka

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