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Welcome to the World Journal of Radiology

The World Journal of Radiology (WJR) is a leading academic journal devoted to reporting the latest, cutting-edge research progress and findings of basic research and clinical practice in the field of radiology.  It was launched on December 31, 2009 and is published monthly (12 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage radiologists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJR describing their original basic or clinical research findings that are of high academic value and which report new diagnostic techniques or summarize their treatment experiences.

The usual times related to all publication processes of the WJR are as follows: (1) From manuscript receipt to peer-review: 2-4 weeks; (2) From initial manuscript acceptance, with revisions, to return of the revised manuscript from the authors: 4-5 weeks; (3) From return of the revised manuscript from the authors to final acceptance: 1-2 weeks; (4) From final acceptance to an article in press: 2 days; and (5) From article in press designation to formal release of the electronic version and all online documentation: 2-9 weeks.The WJR’s acceptance rate: 47%. Submit here >>

2016 Published Issues
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Kai U Juergens, MD, Associate Professor; Edwin van Beek, MD, PhD, Professor; Thomas J Vogl, MD, Professor


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1949-8470 (online)

Peripheral nerve imaging: Not only cross-sectional area  
Alberto Stefano Tagliafico
World J Radiol 8(8):726-728. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i8.726
Diagnostic Advances
Enhanced characterization of solid solitary pulmonary nodules with Bayesian analysis-based computer-aided diagnosis  
Simone Perandini, Gian Alberto Soardi, Massimiliano Motton, Raffaele Augelli, Chiara Dallaserra, Gino Puntel, Arianna Rossi, Giuseppe Sala, Manuel Signorini, Laura Spezia, Federico Zamboni, Stefania Montemezzi
World J Radiol 8(8):729-734. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i8.729
Retrospective Study
Helical tomotherapy and volumetric modulated arc therapy: New therapeutic arms in the breast cancer radiotherapy  
Olivier Lauche, Youlia M Kirova, Pascal Fenoglietto, Emilie Costa, Claire Lemanski, Celine Bourgier, Olivier Riou, David Tiberi, Francois Campana, Alain Fourquet, David Azria
World J Radiol 8(8):735-742. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i8.735
Tumor characteristics of ductal carcinoma in situ of breast visualized on [F-18] fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomography: Results from a retrospective study  
Tomoyuki Fujioka, Kazunori Kubota, Akira Toriihara, Youichi Machida, Kaori Okazawa, Tsuyoshi Nakagawa, Yukihisa Saida, Ukihide Tateishi
World J Radiol 8(8):743-749. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i8.743
Observational Study
Relative volume measured with magnetic resonance imaging is an articular collapse predictor in hematological pediatric patients with femoral head osteonecrosis  
Davide Ippolito, Alessandro Masetto, Cammillo Talei Franzesi, Pietro A Bonaffini, Alessandra Casiraghi, Sandro Sironi
World J Radiol 8(8):750-756. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i8.750
Case Report
Unusual presentation of Erdheim-Chester disease in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia  
Archana George Vallonthaiel, Asit Ranjan Mridha, Shivanand Gamanagatti, Manisha Jana, Mehar Chand Sharma, Shah Alam Khan, Sameer Bakhshi
World J Radiol 8(8):757-763. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i8.757