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  About the Journal

Formosan Journal of Surgery, launched in 1968, is the official peer-reviewed open access journal of Taiwan Surgical Association and various surgical subspecialties of Taiwan. As an open access publication, it permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.

The Journal is published bimonthly by Wolters Kluwer Medknow and is indexed in DOAJ, EMBASE/ Excerpta Medica, Emerging Sources Citation Index, SCOPUS, Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris - Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, Netherlands ISSN centre, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data.

The journal publishes articles in the fields of thoracic surgery, cardiovascular surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, endocrine surgery, pediatrics surgery, plastic surgery, orthopedics and its related disciplines. Formosan Journal of Surgery publishes original articles, review articles, case reports and letter to the editor that are of exceptional and unique importance. Studies on state-of-the-art surgical innovations across the entire spectrum of clinical and experimental surgery are particularly welcome.

The aim and significance of the journal is to provide a forum for the publication of research papers on all aspects of surgery and the exchange of new medical knowledge.
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  Scope of the journal

The journal will publish technically innovative, state-of-the-art basic, and clinical studies related to health, ethical, and educational issues in all fields of surgery. It intends to provide new information to the Asian-Pacific surgical community. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

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