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Welcome to the World Journal of Methodology

The World Journal of Methodology (WJM) 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 methodology.  It was launched on September 26, 2011 and is published trimonthly (4 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage methodologists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJM 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 WJM 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 WJM’s acceptance rate: 40%. Submit here >>

2018 Published Issues
Editors-in-Chief
  • Gerhard Litscher, MSc, PhD, Doctor, Professor, (E-mail: gerhard.litscher@medunigraz.at) Research Unit for Complementary and Integrative Laser Medicine, Research Unit of Biomedical Engineering in Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, and TCM Research Center Graz, Medical University of Graz, Graz 8036, Austria
Indexing/Abstracting
WJM is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central.
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
ISSN
2222-0682 (online)
Editorial
Predictive power of statistical significance 
Thomas F Heston, Jackson M King 
World J Methodol 7(4):112-116. Published online Dec 26, 2017. doi: 10.5662/wjm.v7.i4.112
Review
Shortness of breath in clinical practice: A case for left atrial function and exercise stress testing for a comprehensive diastolic heart failure workup 
Pupalan Iyngkaran, Nagesh S Anavekar, Christopher Neil, Liza Thomas, David L Hare 
World J Methodol 7(4):117-128. Published online Dec 26, 2017. doi: 10.5662/wjm.v7.i4.117
Is forced oscillation technique the next respiratory function test of choice in childhood asthma 
Afaf Alblooshi, Alia Alkalbani, Ghaya Albadi, Hassib Narchi, Graham Hall 
World J Methodol 7(4):129-138. Published online Dec 26, 2017. doi: 10.5662/wjm.v7.i4.129
Basic Study
Quantitative comparison of cranial approaches in the anatomy laboratory: A neuronavigation based research method 
Francesco Doglietto, Jimmy Qiu, Mayoorendra Ravichandiran, Ivan Radovanovic, Francesco Belotti, Anne Agur, Gelareh Zadeh, Marco Maria Fontanella, Walter Kucharczyk, Fred Gentili 
World J Methodol 7(4):139-147. Published online Dec 26, 2017. doi: 10.5662/wjm.v7.i4.139
Case Report
Laparoscopic-extracorporeal surgery performed with a fixation device for adnexal masses complicating pregnancy: Report of two cases 
Hanako Kasahara, Iwaho Kikuchi, Aya Otsuka, Yoko Tsuzuki, Michio Nojima, Koyo Yoshida 
World J Methodol 7(4):148-150. Published online Dec 26, 2017. doi: 10.5662/wjm.v7.i4.148