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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
Editors-in-Chief
  • Kai U Juergens, MD, Associate Professor, (E-mail:kujuerg@uni-muenster.de)MRT und PET/CT, Nuklearmedizin Bremen Mitte, ZEMODI - Zentrum für morphologische und molekulare Diagnostik, Bremen 28177, Germany
  • Edwin JR van Beek, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail:edwin-vanbeek@ed.ac.uk)Clinical Research Imaging Centre and Department of Medical Radiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4TJ, United Kingdom
  • Thomas J Vogl, MD, Professor, (E-mail:t.vogl@em.uni-frankfurt.de)Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt 60590, Germany
Indexing/Abstracting
PubMed, PubMed Central, and Emerging Sources Citation Index(Web of Science).
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
ISSN
1949-8470 (online)
Review
Dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of prostate cancer: A review of current methods and applications 
Yousef Mazaheri, Oguz Akin, Hedvig Hricak 
World J Radiol 9(12):416-425. Published online Dec 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i12.416
Endovascular treatment of pulmonary embolism: Selective review of available techniques 
John L Nosher, Arjun Patel, Sugeet Jagpal, Christopher Gribbin, Vyacheslav Gendel 
World J Radiol 9(12):426-437. Published online Dec 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i12.426
Minireviews
Imaging features of intrathoracic complications of lung transplantation: What the radiologists need to know 
Elisa Chia, Simeon Niyi Babawale 
World J Radiol 9(12):438-447. Published online Dec 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i12.438
Case Report
Aggressive blood pressure treatment of hypertensive intracerebral hemorrhage may lead to global cerebral hypoperfusion: Case report and imaging perspective 
Jose Gavito-Higuera, Rakesh Khatri, Ihtesham A Qureshi, Alberto Maud, Gustavo J Rodriguez 
World J Radiol 9(12):448-453. Published online Dec 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i12.448
Case of victims of modern imaging technology: Increased information noise concealing the diagnosis 
Abhishek Mahajan, G V Santhoshkumar, Ameya Shirish Kawthalkar, Richa Vaish, Nilesh Sable, Supreeta Arya, Subhash Desai 
World J Radiol 9(12):454-458. Published online Dec 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i12.454