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Welcome to the World Journal of Clinical Oncology

World Journal of Clinical Oncology (WJCOWorld J Clin Oncol) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJCO accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJCO are high-quality, basic and clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJCO is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of oncology, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJCO 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 >>

2022 Published Issues
11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Editors-in-Chief
  • Jian-Hua Mao, BSc, MSc, PhD, Adjunct Professor, Senior Scientist, (E-mail: jhmao@lbl.gov) Biological Systems and Engineering Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720, United States
  • Hiten RH Patel, BM BCh, BSc, FRCS, PhD, Professor, Surgical Oncologist, (E-mail: hrhpatel@hotmail.com) Department of Urology, University Hospital North Norway, Tromso 9038, Norway
  • Stephen Safe, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: ssafe@cvm.tamu.edu) Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77845, United States
  • Ken H Young, MD, PhD, Chief Physician, Director, Full Professor, (E-mail: ken.young@duke.edu) Hematopathology Division, Duke University Medical Center and Cancer Institute, Durham, NC 27710, United States
Indexing/Abstracting
The WJCO is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science), Reference Citation Analysis, China National Knowledge Infrastructure, China Science and Technology Journal Database, and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2022 edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2021 Journal Citation Indicator (JCI) for WJCO as 0.35.
ISSN
2218-4333 (online)
Review
Fabrício Freire de Melo, Hanna Santos Marques, Samuel Luca Rocha Pinheiro, Fabian Fellipe Bueno Lemos, Marcel Silva Luz, Kádima Nayara Teixeira, Cláudio Lima Souza, Márcio Vasconcelos Oliveira 
World J Clin Oncol 13(11):866-879. Published online Nov 24, 2022. doi: 10.5306/wjco.v13.i11.866
Basic Study
Retrospective Cohort Study
Systematic Reviews