Journal of Clinical and Investigative Surgery is designed for a translational and integrative mission, being equally focused on basic research and clinical studies. We intend to provide deeper insights into clinical, experimental and investigative surgery, able to support scientific advancement of surgical disciplines to the ultimate benefit of patient care and rehabilitation. This journal is conducted by international norms of academic publishing, being listed by International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), member of CrossRef, and indexed by several International Databases.
J Clin Invest Surg. is an online and open access journal, no charges being received for submission, review, and publication of articles. The journal adheres to the philosophy that high quality, original ideas and information should be readily accessible and freely shared within and amongst the scientific community, with the stipulation that the authors be acknowledged for their knowledge and contribution. Authors are encouraged to supply the names of two potential referees, and/or of referees that they do not wish to review their paper. The decision regarding the selection process of the reviewers belongs to Editor(s). Authors of Invited Reviews should supply the name of the Guest Editor who invited them to write.