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Welcome to the World Journal of Clinical Cases

World Journal of Clinical Cases (WJCC, World J Clin Cases) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJCC accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJCC are high-quality, clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJCC is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of clinical medicine, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJCC include Editorial, Opinion Review, Frontier, Review, Minireview, Clinical Research, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2019 Published Issues
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Editors-in-Chief
  • Dennis A Bloomfield, FACC, FACP, FRACP, FRCP (Hon), MD, MRCP, Professor, (E-mail: dbloomfield@rumcsi.org) Clinical Research, Richmond University Medical Center, New York, NY 10310, United States
  • Bao-Gan Peng, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Professor, (E-mail:pengbaogan@163.com) Department of Spinal Surgery, General Hospital of Armed Police Force, Beijing 100039, China
  • Sandro Vento, MD, Dean, Full Professor, (E-mail: svento@puthisastra.edu.kh) Faculty of Medicine, University of Puthisastra, Phnom Penh , Cambodia
Indexing/Abstracting
The WJCC is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE, also known as SciSearch®), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2019 Edition of Journal Citation Reports cites the 2018 impact factor for WJCC as 1.153 (5-year impact factor: N/A), ranking WJCC as 99 among 160 journals in Medicine, General and Internal (quartile in category Q3).
ISSN
2307-8960 (online)
Editorial
Retrospective Study
Sarah Georgiadou, Nikolaos K Gatselis, Aggelos Stefos, Kalliopi Zachou, Konstantinos Makaritsis, Eirini I Rigopoulou, George N Dalekos 
World J Clin Cases 7(21):3394-3406. Published online Nov 6, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i21.3394
Qi-Yue Chen, Zhi-Liang Hong, Qing Zhong, Zhi-Yu Liu, Xiao-Bo Huang, Si-Jin Que, Ping Li, Jian-Wei Xie, Jia-Bin Wang, Jian-Xian Lin, Jun Lu, Long-Long Cao, Mi Lin, Ru-Hong Tu, Chao-Hui Zheng, Chang-Ming Huang 
World J Clin Cases 7(21):3419-3435. Published online Nov 6, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i21.3419
Observational Study
Prospective Study
Systematic Review
Case Report
Zisis Touloumis, Niki Giannakou, Christos Sioros, Argiro Trigka, Maria Cheilakea, Nikoletta Dimitriou, John Griniatsos 
World J Clin Cases 7(21):3524-3534. Published online Nov 6, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i21.3524
Maria Rosaria Iovene, Vincenzo Pota, Massimiliano Galdiero, Giusy Corvino, Federica Maria Di Lella, Debora Stelitano, Maria Beatrice Passavanti, Maria Caterina Pace, Aniello Alfieri, Sveva Di Franco, Caterina Aurilio, Pasquale Sansone, Vettakkara Kandy Muhammed Niyas, Marco Fiore 
World J Clin Cases 7(21):3535-3548. Published online Nov 6, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i21.3535
Takeshi Mizusawa, Kenya Kamimura, Hiroki Sato, Takeshi Suda, Hiroyuki Fukunari, Go Hasegawa, Osamu Shibata, Shinichi Morita, Akira Sakamaki, Junji Yokoyama, Yu Saito, Yoshihisa Hori, Yuduru Maruyama, Fumitoshi Yoshimine, Takahiro Hoshi, Shinichi Morita, Tsutomu Kanefuji, Masaaki Kobayashi, Shuji Terai 
World J Clin Cases 7(21):3553-3561. Published online Nov 6, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i21.3553