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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 >>

2018 Published Issues
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  • Neeraj Lalwani, MBBS, MD, Associate Professor, (E-mail: neerajl@u.washington.edu) Department of Radiology, Wake Forest University and Baptist Medical Cente, Winston-Salem, NC 27106, United States
WJR is now abstracted and indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science), PubMed, PubMed Central, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
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Review of the role of abdominal imaging in irritable bowel syndrome 
Richard G Kavanagh, John O’Grady, Brian W Carey, Owen J O’Connor, Michael M Maher 
World J Radiol 10(11):143-149. Published online Nov 28, 2018. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v10.i11.143
Retrospective Cohort Study
Significance of an additional unenhanced scan in computed tomography angiography of patients with suspected acute aortic syndrome 
Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, Felix Drüschler, Martin Simon, Florian M Vogt, Sebastian Wolfrum, Steffen Desch, Doreen Richardt, Jörg Barkhausen, Peter Hunold 
World J Radiol 10(11):150-161. Published online Nov 28, 2018. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v10.i11.150
Retrospective Study
New scoring system in assessment of Hoffa’s fat pad synovitis: A comparative study with established scoring systems 
Shigeo Hagiwara, Albert Yang, Shoichiro Takao, Yasuhito Kaneko, Taiki Nozaki, Hiroshi Yoshioka 
World J Radiol 10(11):162-171. Published online Nov 28, 2018. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v10.i11.162
High-resolution computed tomography findings in humoral primary immunodeficiencies and correlation with pulmonary function tests 
Lorenzo Cereser, Marco De Carli, Paola d’Angelo, Elisa Zanelli, Chiara Zuiani, Rossano Girometti 
World J Radiol 10(11):172-183. Published online Nov 28, 2018. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v10.i11.172