Erciyes Medical Journal (Erciyes Med J) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access publication of the Erciyes University School of Medicine. Four issues a year were published beginning in 1978, and in 2021, six issues will be published annually in January, March, May, July, September, and November. The publication language of the journal is English.
The journal accepts clinical and experimental research articles in different fields of medicine: original articles, brief reports, invited commentaries, reviews, invited reviews, original case reports, case images, letters to the editor, and articles on the history of medicine, as well as manuscripts regarding international scientific meetings and symposiums and other articles written to share scientific knowledge with readers. Research articles and specific medical topics related to global health and medicine are prioritized.
All manuscripts must be submitted electronically to https://emj.manuscriptmanager.net.
The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (doaj.org/bestpractice).
The Erciyes Medical Journal is indexed in Web of Science-Emerging Sources Citation Index, Web of Science-Current Contents Clinical Medicine, TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index, Embase, DOAJ, HINARI, EBSCO, WorldCat, ProQuest, CAS, CABI and Scope Database.
Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at www.erciyesmedj.com. The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journals web page.
All expenses of the journal are covered by the Erciyes University School of Medicine. Potential advertisers should contact the Editorial Office. Advertisement images are published only upon the Editor-in-Chiefs approval.
Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the Erciyes University School of Medicine, editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.
All published content is available online, free of charge at www.erciyesmedj.com. Printed copies of the journal are distributed internationally, free of charge.
Erciyes University School of Medicine holds the international copyright of all the content published in the journal.