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Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery

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First review round: 6.0 weeks. Overall rating: 5 (excellent). Outcome: Accepted.

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Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
8
Articles published last year
133
Manuscripts received last year
417
% accepted last year
28
% immediately rejected last year
47
Open access status
optional
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editorial board
Two-year impact factor
2.19
Five-year impact factor
2.20

About

Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery publishes the best results in the field of clinical surgery and basic surgical research. The focus is on the highest level of clinical research and clinically relevant basic research. Published exclusively in English, the journal offers an international discussion forum for controlled results of clinical surgery. Most contributions are original articles that report clinical data from visceral, vascular and thoracic surgery, as well as traumatology, endocrine and transplantation surgery.

It is our goal to make an editorial decision on your manuscript within 24 hours after it is "with editor" (Performance 2017: 20 hours) !
Mean time from submission to first decision was 16 days in 2017!