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Journal web site: http://www.md-journal.com
Journal submission site: https://www.editorialmanager.com/md

Medicine® is a fully open access publication, providing authors with a distinctive new service offering continuous publication of original research across a broad spectrum of medical and scientific disciplines and sub-specialties. Medicine® covers the latest research and clinical developments in medicine and the health sciences.

Medicine® accepts manuscripts for open access publication across a broad scope of medical disciplines, including:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiovascular
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Critical care and emergency medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Epidemiology
  • Gastroenterology and hepatology
  • Genetics
  • Geriatrics
  • Hematology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious diseases
  • Mental health
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Nutrition
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oral medicine
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Pediatrics
  • Public Health
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Sports and exercise medicine
  • Surgery
  • Toxicology
  • Urology

For more information on submitting to Medicine®, please visit http://journals.lww.com/md-journal.

Publication Fees

To provide open access to Medicine® content, the journal charges publication fees to authors or other research sponsors/funding agencies for each article they publish. These fees cover numerous expenses incurred by publication, including the peer review process, journal production and publication, and hosting and archiving.

Article type Article processing charges
CCBY License US$1950

Article publication fees are charged after peer review and acceptance but prior to publication. All decisions to accept manuscripts are based solely on editorial criteria. Receipt of publication fees must be received by the publisher before an article is published. All fees and financial transactions related to article publication are conducted by the publisher, Wolters Kluwer.

Please direct any questions regarding article publication fees to: Patrick Wall, Editorial Coordinator, Patrick.Wall@wolterskluwer.com.

Creative Commons Licensing

Medicine® provides authors the choice of applying any of the Creative Commons 4.0 licenses defined below, to be determined after acceptance:

Attribution: CC-BY

This license allows others to distribute, remix, tweak, and build upon your work, even commercially, as long as they give you credit for the original creation. This is the most accommodating of licenses offered.

Attribution-ShareAlike: CC BY-SA

This license permits others to remix, tweak, and build upon your work even for commercial purposes, as long as they give you credit for and license their new creations under identical terms. All new works based on yours will carry the same license, so any derivatives will also allow commercial use.

Attribution-NoDerivs: CC BY-ND

This license allows for redistribution, commercial and noncommercial, of your work as long as it is passed along unchanged and in whole, with credit to you.

Attribution-NonCommercial: CC BY-NC

This license allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon your work non-commercially, and although their new works must acknowledge you and be non-commercial, they are not required to license their derivative works on the same terms.

Attribution-NonCommerical-ShareAlike: CC BY-NC-SA

This license permits others to remix, tweak, and build upon your work non-commercially, as long as they acknowledge you and license their new creations under identical terms.

Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs: CC BY-NC-ND

This license is the most restrictive of the six main licenses, only allowing others to download your work and share it with others as long as they give you credit, but they are not permitted to change the work in any way or use it commercially.

Abstracting and Indexing

Medicine® is a Medicus/MedLine/PubMed/PubMed Central indexed journal, with an Impact Factor of 5.723, as reported in the 2015 ISI Journal Citation Reports (ranking 15th out of 153 General & Internal Medicine titles).

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