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Welcome to the World Journal of Surgical Procedures

The World Journal of Surgical Procedures (WJSP) 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 surgical procedures.  It was launched on December 29, 2011 and is published four-monthly (3 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage surgical procedures specialists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJSP 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 WJSP 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 WJSP’s acceptance rate: 47%. Submit here >>

2017 Published Issues
1
Editors-in-Chief
  • Timothy M Pawlik, MD, Professor, (E-mail:tpawlik1@jhmi.edu)Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medical, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
  • Dinesh Vyas, MD, Adjunct Professor, Associate Professor, Director, (E-mail:dineshvyas@yahoo.com)Department of Surgery, Institute of International Health MS Surgery Clerkship, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI 48912, United States
  • Feng Wu, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail:feng.wu@nds.ox.ac.uk)Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, Level 6, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU, United Kingdom
Indexing/Abstracting
China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI).
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
ISSN
2219-2832 (online)
Case Report
Surgical treatment of a rare complication after endoscopic stent placement for anastomotic leakage after esophageal resection 
Marjan Klinkert, Mechteld C de Jong, Meindert N Sosef, Annick B van Nunen, Henricus J Belgers 
World J Surg Proced 7(1):1-5. Published online Mar 28, 2017. doi: 10.5412/wjsp.v7.i1.1