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Welcome to the World Journal of Diabetes

World Journal of Diabetes (WJDWorld J Diabetes) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJD accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJD are high-quality, basic and clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJD is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of diabetes, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJD include Editorial, Opinion Review, Frontier, Review, Minireview, Basic Study, Clinical Research, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2021 Published Issues
6 5 4 3 2 1
Editors-in-Chief
  • Timothy R Koch, MD, Doctor, Professor, (Email: timothy.r.koch@medstar.net) Center for Advanced Laparoscopic General and Bariatric Surgery, MedStar Washington Hospital Center and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, United States
Indexing/Abstracting
The WJD is now abstracted and indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE, also known as SciSearch®), Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, PubMed, PubMed Central, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics

The 2020 Edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2019 impact factor (IF) for WJD as 3.247; IF without journal self cites: 3.222; Ranking: 70 among 143 journals in endocrinology and metabolism; and Quartile category: Q2.

ISSN
1948-9358 (online)
Review
Milagros Rojas, Mervin Chávez-Castillo, Jordan Bautista, Ángel Ortega, Manuel Nava, Juan Salazar, Edgar Díaz-Camargo, Oscar Medina, Joselyn Rojas-Quintero, Valmore Bermúdez 
World J Diabetes 12(6):745-766. Published online Jun 15, 2021. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v12.i6.745
Minireviews
Marcio José Concepción Zavaleta, Jhean Gabriel Gonzáles Yovera, Diego Martín Moreno Marreros, Luciana del Pilar Rafael Robles, Kely Roxana Palomino Taype, Karen Nohelly Soto Gálvez, Luis Fernando Arriola Torres, Julia Cristina Coronado Arroyo, Luis Alberto Concepción Urteaga 
World J Diabetes 12(6):794-809. Published online Jun 15, 2021. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v12.i6.794
David Olubukunmi Soyoye, Olugbenga Olusola Abiodun, Rosemary Temidayo Ikem, Babatope Ayodeji Kolawole, Anthony Olubunmi Akintomide 
World J Diabetes 12(6):827-838. Published online Jun 15, 2021. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v12.i6.827
Retrospective Cohort Study
Observational Study
Randomized Controlled Trial
Thomas R Pieber, Eva Svehlikova, Ines Mursic, Tamara Esterl, Manfred Wargenau, Tina Sartorius, Lioba Pauly, Susann Schwejda-Guettes, Annalena Neumann, Valentin Faerber, John Friedrich Stover, Barbara Gaigg, Angelika Kuchinka-Koch 
World J Diabetes 12(6):893-907. Published online Jun 15, 2021. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v12.i6.893
Meta-Analysis