Volume : 34 Issue : 3 Year : 2019
AIM AND SCOPE
The Medeniyet Medical Journal (Medeniyet Med J) is an open access, peer-reviewed, and scientific journal of Istanbul Medeniyet University Faculty of Medicine on various academic disciplines in medicine, which is published in English four times a year, in March, June, September, and December by a group of academics. Medeniyet Medical Journal is the continuation of Göztepe Medical Journal (ISSN: 1300-526X) which was started publishing in 1985. It changed the name as Medeniyet Medical Journal in 2015. Submission and publication are free of charge. No fees are asked from the authors for evaluation or publication process. All published articles are available online in the journal website (www.medeniyetmedicaljournal.org) without any fee.
The journal publishes intradisciplinary or interdisciplinary clinical, experimental, and basic researches as well as original case reports, reviews, invited reviews, or letters to the editor, Being published since 1985, the Medeniyet Med J recognizes that the best science should lead to better lives based on the fact that the medicine should serve to the needs of society, and knowledge should transform society. The journal aims to address current issues at both national and international levels, start debates, and exert an influence on decision-makers all over the world by integrating science in everyday life. Medeniyet Med J is committed to serve the public and influence people’s lives in a positive way by making science widely accessible. Believing that the only goal is improving lives, and research has an impact on people’s lives, we select the best research papers in line with this goal.
All manuscript must be submitted via the journal online submission system, which has journal guidelines and required forms (www.medeniyetmedicaljournal.org).
The target audience of the journal includes health care professionals such as academicians, specialists, and residents in different academic disciplines in medicine.
The evaluation and publication processes of the Medeniyet Med J are shaped in acceptance with the guidelines of ICMJE (International Committee of Medical Journal Editors),
COPE (Committee of Publication Ethics),
EASE (European Association of Science Editors), and
WAME ( World Association of Medical Editors). Medeniyet Med J also is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (doaj.org/bestpractice).
With our internationally recognized editor and members of the Editorial Board, peer-reviews are conducted to the highest standards and feedbacks are provided in the shortest time possible.
Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not reflect of the opinions of Medeniyet Medical Journal, Editor-in-Chief, Assistant Editors, Section Editors, International Advisory Board, or Publisher, and they do disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials..
Medeniyet Med J is indexed by Scopus, EBSCO Academic Search Complate, DOAJ, Tr Index
Medeniyet Medical Journal holds the international copyright of all the content published in the journal.