About Journal of Clinical Medicine


Journal of Clinical Medicine (ISSN 2077-0383), is an international scientific open access journal, providing a platform for advances in health care/clinical practices, the study of direct observation of patients and general medical research. This multi-disciplinary journal is aimed at a wide audience of medical researchers and healthcare professionals.

Unique features of this journal:

  • manuscripts regarding original research and ideas will be particularly welcomed.JCM also accepts reviews, communications, and short notes.
  • There is no limit to publication length: our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical results in as much detail as possible.

Subject areas:

  • bioethics
  • all aspects of clinical trial design and management (design, data collection, legal, ethical and regulatory issues, quality assurance)
  • epidemiology
  • medical sciences research
  • preventive medicine
  • healthcare research
  • clinical practice research
  • translational medicine
  • medicine in developing countries
  • occupational health
  • palliative medicine

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

JCM is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in JCM will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2017 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


Reprints may be ordered. Please contact for more information on how to order reprints.

Announcement and Advertisement

Announcements regarding academic activities such as conferences are published for free. Advertisement can be either published or placed on the pertinent website. Contact e-mail address is

Editorial Office

Dr. Edwin Zhang
Managing Editor
MDPI Branch Office, Beijing, Room 201, Building No. 4, Zijin Digital Park, No. 18 Nansi Avenue, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 5947 3709; Fax: +86 10 5947 3709

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