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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 >>

2017 Published Issues
1
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.

Journal Metrics

There is currently no impact factor.

ISSN

1949-8470 (online)

Editorial
Cutting edge clinical applications in cardiovascular magnetic resonance  
Carlo N De Cecco, Giuseppe Muscogiuri, Akos Varga-Szemes, U Joseph Schoepf
World J Radiol 9(1):1-4. Published online Jan 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i1.1
Minireviews
Functional magnetic resonance imaging and the brain: A brief review  
Maggie S M Chow, Sharon L Wu, Sarah E Webb, Katie Gluskin, D T Yew
World J Radiol 9(1):5-9. Published online Jan 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i1.5
Retrospective Study
Impact of contrast-enhanced ultrasound in patients with renal function impairment  
Rossano Girometti, Tiziano Stocca, Elena Serena, Antonio Granata, Michele Bertolotto
World J Radiol 9(1):10-16. Published online Jan 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i1.10
Prospective Study
Multimodality functional imaging using DW-MRI and 18F-FDG-PET/CT during radiation therapy for human papillomavirus negative head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: Meixoeiro Hospital of Vigo Experience  
David Aramburu Núñez, Antonio Lopez Medina, Moisés Mera Iglesias, Francisco Salvador Gomez, Abhay Dave, Vaios Hatzoglou, Ramesh Paudyal, Alfonso Calzado, Joseph O Deasy, Amita Shukla-Dave, Victor M Muñoz
World J Radiol 9(1):17-26. Published online Jan 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i1.17