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Aims and scope
BMC Surgery is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on surgical research, training, and practice.
Please note that BMC Surgery no longer considers submissions of case reports. We would like to encourage you to submit your manuscripts to the Journal of Medical Case Reports instead.
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Annual Journal Metrics
2022 Citation Impact
1.9 - 2-year Impact Factor
2.2 - 5-year Impact Factor
1.135 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
0.502 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)
21 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
134 days submission to accept (Median)
483 Altmetric mentions
The following summary describes the peer review process for this journal:
Identity transparency: Single anonymized
Reviewer interacts with: Editor
Review information published: Review reports. Reviewer Identities reviewer opt in. Author/reviewer communication