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Welcome to the World Journal of Clinical Oncology

The World Journal of Clinical Oncology (WJCO) 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 oncology.  It was launched on November 10, 2010 and is published bimonthly (6 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage oncologists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJCO 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 WJCO 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 WJCO’s acceptance rate: 55%. Submit here >>

2018 Published Issues
  • Godefridus J Peters, PhD, Professor, (E-mail:gj.peters@vumc.nl)Department of Medical Oncology, Cancer Center Amsterdam, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam 1081 HV, Netherlands
PubMed, PubMed Central, Scopus, and Emerging Sources Citation Index.
Journal Metrics
IPP (Impact per Publication) (2015): 3.306; SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper) (2015): 1.241; CiteScore (2016): 4.00.
2218-4333 (online)
Case Control Study
Does low volume high-intensity interval training elicit superior benefits to continuous low to moderate-intensity training in cancer survivors? 
Kellie Toohey, Kate Pumpa, Andrew McKune, Julie Cooke, Katrina D DuBose, Desmond Yip, Paul Craft, Stuart Semple 
World J Clin Oncol 9(1):1-12. Published online Feb 10, 2018. doi: 10.5306/wjco.v9.i1.1
Observational Study
Palliative surgery for Krukenberg tumors – 12-year experience and review of the literature 
Isaac Seow-En, Gwen Hwarng, Grace Hwei Ching Tan, Leonard Ming Li Ho, Melissa Ching Ching Teo 
World J Clin Oncol 9(1):13-19. Published online Feb 10, 2018. doi: 10.5306/wjco.v9.i1.13
Case Report
Yttrium-90 microsphere selective internal radiation therapy for liver metastases following systemic chemotherapy and surgical resection for metastatic adrenocortical carcinoma 
Mina S Makary, Lawrence S Krishner, Evan J Wuthrick, Mark P Bloomston, Joshua D Dowell 
World J Clin Oncol 9(1):20-25. Published online Feb 10, 2018. doi: 10.5306/wjco.v9.i1.20