Aims and Scope

Ortadogu Medical Journal is an open access, double-blind international scholarly journal publishing articles in English and Turkish. The journal is periodically published by MEDİTAGEM LTD and indexed by Turkish Medline, Turkey Citation Index, Google Scholar and EBSCO.


The aim of the journal is to publish high quality scientific articles with innovations in every branch of health sciences. The journal is published four times a year (in March, June, September and December). The policy, content and format of the journal are determined in accordance with the requirements of International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE). All submissions should include titles, abstract and keywords in both Turkish and English languages.


Articles in original health and life sciences, not published in any other medium, in the fields of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, biology, nursing, international standard and quality retrospective / prospective clinical-surgical and laboratory studies, interesting case reports, reviews, letters to the editor, original images, short reports, surgical technical articles are considered for publication.

In particular, articles in the following areas are published in the journal:

Basic Sciences:

  • Anatomy
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Physiology
  • Histology and Embryology
  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Medical Biology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Medical Education and Informatics
  • History of Medicine and Ethics

Medical Sciences:

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Dermatology
  • Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pulmonology
  • Public health
  • Internal diseases
  • Cardiology
  • Neurology
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiation oncology
  • Radiology
  • Sports Medicine
  • Complementary Medicine
  • Medical Genetics
  • Medical Pharmacology

Surgical Sciences:

  • Anesthesiology and Reanimation
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Cardiovascular and Thoracic
  • Otolaryngology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics and Traumatology
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
  • Medical Pathology
  • Urology
The articles published in this journal are licensed under the CC-BY Creative Commons Attribution International License.