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Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews is an online-only journal publishing works in the fields of diabetes, endocrinology, metabolism and obesity. This journal was formerly known as: Diabetes/Metabolism Reviews.
Aims and Scope
Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews is an indispensable resource for clinicians and researchers working in the fields of diabetes, endocrinology, metabolism and obesity. Our reviews section provides the latest updates on clinical and basic scientific advances in key areas of diabetes, obesity and metabolism, important historical overviews, discussion of controversial issues and opinions from prominent researchers and clinicians. Original articles describing clinical studies, translational and basic research related to diabetes, obesity, metabolism, or closely related metabolic disorders are welcome, as are articles concerned with treatment and management issues related to patient care.
Please note that Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews is an online-only journal.
Benefits for our authors:
- No charges for colour figures
- Accepted article PDFs are published within days of acceptance
- Faster issue publication times for full final articles
- Better integration of online supporting information for articles
Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews publishes supplements. If you are interested in publishing a supplement, please visit our Contact page and select your region in the Advertising and Corporate Sales section.
Researchers and clinicians working on diabetes, metabolism and obesity; Diabetologists; Endocrinologists; Nutritionists; Dieticians; Cardiologists; Podiatrists; Diabetes Educators; Diabetic Specialist Nurses
Diabetic Medicine focuses on disseminating research on all aspects of diabetes to improve the management of people with the disease. This hybrid open-access journal is an official title of Diabetes UK, which over that the last decade has invested £67+ million in diabetes research. Diabetic Medicine provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and knowledge between clinicians and researchers worldwide.
Acta Diabetologica is a journal that publishes reports of experimental and clinical research on diabetes mellitus and related metabolic diseases. Original contributions on biochemical, physiological, pathophysiological and clinical aspects of research on diabetes and metabolic diseases are welcome. Reports are published in the form of original articles, short communications and letters to the editor. Invited reviews and editorials are also published. A Methodology forum, which publishes contributions on methodological aspects of diabetes in vivo and in vitro, is also available. The Editor-in-chief will be pleased to consider articles describing new techniques (e.g., new transplantation methods, metabolic models), of innovative importance in the field of diabetes/metabolism. Finally, workshop reports are also welcome in Acta Diabetologica.
The journal is also open for publication of supplements and for publishing abstracts of scientific meetings. Condition can be obtained from the Editor-in Chief or the publisher.
- Acta Diabetologica, formerly known as Acta Diabetologica Latina, was founded in 1964
- It is probably the oldest active diabetes journal in Europe
Obesity Surgery is the official journal of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and metabolic disorders (IFSO), and an official journal of British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS). A journal for bariatric/metabolic surgeons, Obesity Surgery provides an international, interdisciplinary forum for communicating the latest research, surgical and laparoscopic techniques, for treatment of massive obesity and metabolic disorders. Topics covered include original research, clinical reports, current status, guidelines, historical notes, invited commentaries, letters to the editor, medicolegal issues, meeting abstracts, modern surgery/technical innovations, new concepts, reviews, scholarly presentations and opinions.
Obesity Surgery benefits surgeons performing obesity/metabolic surgery, general surgeons and surgical residents, endoscopists, anesthetists, support staff, nurses, dietitians, psychiatrists, psychologists, plastic surgeons, internists including endocrinologists and diabetologists, nutritional scientists, and those dealing with eating disorders.
Current Diabetes Reports provides in-depth review articles contributed by international experts on the most significant developments in the field. By presenting clear, insightful, balanced reviews that emphasize recently published papers of major importance, the journal elucidates current and emerging approaches to the diagnosis, treatment, management, and prevention of diabetes.
International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries is a peer-reviewed journal with a global reach and championed and edited by experts in the field. The journal focuses on the complete spectrum of contemporary clinical and basic sciences as applied to the clinical context, new and emerging technologies, cutting-edge innovations, and future trends in the field of diabetes. The articles are submitted under various categories/classifications like prevalence, epidemiology, etiopathogenesis, genetic and molecular biology, clinical and psychosocial aspects, complications, emergencies, treatment, management, pharmacoeconomics, quality of life, technology, and community medicine. It publishes work done in the developing world, especially from countries affected by the epidemic of diabetes, mainly India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, West Africa, Iran, Turkey. The journal also receives submissions from Japan, Brazil, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and China.
The journal publishes original articles, review articles (only systematic reviews and meta-analysis), editorials, letters to the editor, short articles, case reports, , consensus/guidelines, and position statements.
The journal carefully selects reviewers not only from the developing world but from around the globe based on their substantial years of experience as academicians/clinicians and citable publications to their credit.
Some of the significant reviewer selection tools employed by the journal include author suggested reviewers, classified national and international reviewers registered in the system based on their domain area expertise, Springer Nature reviewer finder tool, similar title Google search, PubMed search, referenced authors of the specific manuscripts, and other relevant online sources. The EIC also ranks/grades each reviewer at the end of the review process based on the depth and relevance of the review comments submitted, archived and recorded for future reference.
An exhaustive peer review process is stringently followed. New submissions are assessed and prioritized by the editor-in-chief based on a host of factors primarily the relevance with respect to the aim and scope of the journal, and novelty of the science presented. Other assessment criteria include duplicate submission checks, plagiarism indices, submission of standard checklists like CARE guidelines for case reports and PRISMA checklist for review articles, ethical and compliance statements and English language appropriateness,
Manuscripts are assigned to a team of associate editors for initial evaluation for a week to opine on the suitability of the article for the journal. Based on the overall opinion, articles may be immediately rejected at the initial stage by the EIC or rejected after one week of initial evaluation by the editors. Those warranting review are assigned to associate editors who act as handling editors to oversee the review process before submitting their recommendation to the EIC for final approval.
We follow double-blind peer review process that mandates review by at least two/three subject experts. Manuscripts which mandate a statistical evaluation are sent to the biostatisticians who are the statistical editors.
The reviewers may choose to reject after peer-review at the initial stage or advise revisions. The revised version undergoes further rereviews till the article meets the requisite standards of acceptance or rejection.
Final decision is immediately communicated to the author. Turnaround time for acceptance usually ranges from 4-6 months.
Accepted manuscripts undergo rigorous proof reading and copyediting protocols including reference checks and styling conforming to Vancouver style as well as declarations on compliance with ethical requirements, conflict of interest, funding.
Current Obesity Reports provides in-depth review articles contributed by international experts on the most significant developments in the field. By presenting clear, insightful, balanced reviews that emphasize recently published papers of major importance, the journal serves all those involved in the treatment and prevention of obesity and the related spectrum of cardiovascular, endocrinological, gynecological, oncological, psychological, respiratory, and rheumatological conditions.
- Offers clinical reviews of recent research on the assessment, treatment, and management of patients with obesity-related disorders
- Coverage extends to eight major sub-topics in obesity
- Includes supplementary reviews of clinical trials, and commentary from well-known figures in the field
Journal of Diabetes & Metabolic Disorders is a peer reviewed journal which publishes original clinical and translational articles and reviews in the field of diabetes and endocrinology, and provides a forum of debate of the highest quality on these issues.
Journal of Diabetes & Metabolic Disorders is the official journal of the Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, published on behalf of Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
- Free of Charge; no article processing charges
- Publishes original clinical and translational articles and reviews in the field of diabetes and endocrinology, and provides a forum of debate of the highest quality on these issues
- Official journal of the Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, published on behalf of Tehran University of Medical Sciences