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Welcome to 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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Editors-in-Chief

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

Indexing/Abstracting

PubMed, PubMed Central.

Impact Factor

There is currently no impact factor.

ISSN

1949-8470 (online)

Review
Coronary artery anomalies overview: The normal and the abnormal  
Adriana DM Villa, Eva Sammut, Arjun Nair, Ronak Rajani, Rodolfo Bonamini, Amedeo Chiribiri
World J Radiol 8(6):537-555. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.537
Imaging and radiological interventions in extra-hepatic portal vein obstruction  
Sudheer S Pargewar, Saloni N Desai, S Rajesh, Vaibhav P Singh, Ankur Arora, Amar Mukund
World J Radiol 8(6):556-570. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.556
Minireviews
Advanced multimodality imaging of inflammatory bowel disease in 2015: An update  
Emma Stanley, Heather K Moriarty, Carmel G Cronin
World J Radiol 8(6):571-580. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.571
Imaging in pulmonary hydatid cysts  
Mandeep K Garg, Madhurima Sharma, Ajay Gulati, Ujjwal Gorsi, Ashutosh N Aggarwal, Ritesh Agarwal, Niranjan Khandelwal
World J Radiol 8(6):581-587. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.581
Basic Study
Effects of iodinated contrast on various magnetic resonance imaging sequences and field strength: Implications for characterization of hemorrhagic transformation in acute stroke therapy  
Humberto Morales, Lisa Lemen, Ranasinghage Samaratunga, Peter Nguyen, Thomas Tomsick
World J Radiol 8(6):588-593. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.588
Retrospective Study
Does computed tomography permeability predict hemorrhagic transformation after ischemic stroke?  
Peggy Yen, Allison Cobb, Jai Jai Shiva Shankar
World J Radiol 8(6):594-599. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.594
Clinical Trials Study
Predictive model for contrast-enhanced ultrasound of the breast: Is it feasible in malignant risk assessment of breast imaging reporting and data system 4 lesions?  
Jun Luo, Ji-Dong Chen, Qing Chen, Lin-Xian Yue, Guo Zhou, Cheng Lan, Yi Li, Chi-Hua Wu, Jing-Qiao Lu
World J Radiol 8(6):600-609. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.600
Contrast-enhanced ultrasound improved performance of breast imaging reporting and data system evaluation of critical breast lesions  
Jun Luo, Ji-Dong Chen, Qing Chen, Lin-Xian Yue, Guo Zhou, Cheng Lan, Yi Li, Chi-Hua Wu, Jing-Qiao Lu
World J Radiol 8(6):610-617. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.610
Prospective Study
Assessment of sub-milli-sievert abdominal computed tomography with iterative reconstruction techniques of different vendors  
Atul Padole, Nisha Sainani, Diego Lira, Ranish Deedar Ali Khawaja, Sarvenaz Pourjabbar, Roberto Lo Gullo, Alexi Otrakji, Mannudeep K Kalra
World J Radiol 8(6):618-627. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.618
Randomized Controlled Trial
Does therapist’s attitude affect clinical outcome of lumbar facet joint injections?  
Marcus Middendorp, Konstantinos Kollias, Hanns Ackermann, Annina Splettstößer, Thomas J Vogl, M Fawad Khan, Adel Maataoui
World J Radiol 8(6):628-634. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.628
Systematic Reviews
Endocrine radionuclide scintigraphy with fusion single photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography  
Ka-Kit Wong, Arpit Gandhi, Benjamin L Viglianti, Lorraine M Fig, Domenico Rubello, Milton D Gross
World J Radiol 8(6):635-655. Published online Jun 28, 2016. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v8.i6.635