About the Journal
AME Surgical Journal
Aims and Scope
The AME Surgical Journal (ASJ; AME Surg J; ISSN: 2788-578X) is an open access, peer-reviewed electronic journal focused on the advancement of surgical science and practice. It aims to provide an international platform for surgeons of various specialties to share, to learn, and to discuss the latest advancement and state-of-the-art research in surgery, promoting research and practice within its various specialties, for the ultimate goal of benefiting patients worldwide.
The scope of ASJ includes: Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Lung Surgery, Esophageal Surgery, Gastric Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Breast Surgery, Neurosurgery, Urological Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Transplantation, Anesthesiology etc.
ASJ welcomes both standard and commissioned submission. Surgical videos are highly encouraged. Besides regular issues of the journal, articles in defined areas will be collected and published in themed collections. The entire submission is managed through OJS system, an electronic system to provide an efficient way and ensure a rapid turnaround of papers submitted for publication.
The journal website includes all articles, and contains additional material, featuring advanced visual material (images and videos). Each video published will be also archived and highlighted in ASVIDE (www.asvide.com), a surgical video database owned by AME Publishing Company.
Journal Keywords: case report, lung cancer, lymphadenectomy, surgery, education, video-assisted thoracic surgery, residency, lobectomy, practical skills, immunotherapy, solitary lung nodule, congenital heart disease, uniportal, minimally invasive surgery, surgical simulation, surgical training, non-intubated thoracic surgery, children, non-intubated thoracic surgery, lung metastases, clinical excellence, intercostal anaesthesia, single port, excisional biopsy, percutaneous ablation, thoracoscopy, giant juvenile fibroadenoma, breast conserving therapy, quality, robot-assisted thoracoscopic surgery, etc.
ASJ is endorsed by:
Information for Authors
ASJ follows the ICMJE recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journal and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)'s guidelines.
Manuscripts submitted must be the original work of the author(s) and must not be published previously or under consideration for publication elsewhere.
Submission Turnaround Time
- In-house review: 1-3 weeks
- External peer review: 1-3 months
- Publication Ahead of Print: within 1 month after being accepted
- Formal publication: within 1-3 months after being accepted. Original Articles are listed as priority.
ASJ is published quarterly from June 2021 to December 2022 and will be published bimonthly (February, April, June, August, October, December), staring from January 2023.
Open Access Statement
AME Surgical Journal is a peer reviewed, open access journal. All content of the journal is published under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial- NoDerivatives 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). All articles published open access will be immediately and permanently free for all to read, download, copy and distribute as defined by the applied license.
Free access and usage
Permitted third party reuse is defined by the CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license. This license allows users to copy and distribute the article, provided:
- this is not done for commercial purposes and further does not permit distribution of the Article if it is changed or edited in any way.
- the user gives appropriate credit (with a link to the formal publication through the relevant DOI) and provides a link to the license but not in an any way implying that the licensor is endorsing the user or the use of the work.
- no derivatives including remix, transform, or build upon the material was allowed for distribution.
For open access publishing, this journal uses an exclusive licensing agreement. Authors will transfer copyright to ASJ, but will have the right to share their article in the same way permitted to third parties under the relevant user license, as well as certain scholarly usage rights.
For any inquiry/special circumstance on the copyright, commercial usage or adaptation of ASJ articles, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
For reprint order, please contact: email@example.com
ASJ is published by AME Publishing Company.
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Updated on January 07, 2023