Founded in 1997
Publisher: Poltava state medical university.
Frequency: three times a year.
Manuscript languages: Ukrainian, English, Russian (mixed languages).
Aims and Scope: The Medical and Ecological Problems is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that focuses on relevant issues of clinical and experimental medicine, as well as ecological aspects. The primary objective of the journal is to provide the authoritative, reliable and sustainable forum for medical findings of the highest research quality and scientific validity. The scope of the journal includes, but is not limited to promotion and dissemination of medical knowledge, advancement of modern research methods and ideas, enhancement of management protocols and improving patients’ quality of life, developing new healthcare programs and optimizing clinical outcomes. The target audience of the journal are researchers and practicing physicians.
Editor-in-chief: Prof. V.M. Zhdan, Rector of Poltava state medical university, Poltava, Ukraine.
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Prof. I.P. Kaidashev, Vice-Rector for Research and Development of Poltava state medical university, Poltava, Ukraine.
Executive secretary: Senior Research Associate, Candidate of Medical Sciences, O. A. Shlykova, Poltava state medical university, Poltava, Ukraine.
Certificate: The Medical and Ecological Problems is recommended by the Department of Personnel Certification and Licensing of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine for publication of PhD and Post-Doctoral research findings (National Certificate upgraded by the Order No. 1528 of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine as of 29.12.2014).
License terms: authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License International CC-BY that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
Open-access Statement: The Medical and Ecological Problems journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Full-text access to scientific articles of the journal is presented on the official website in the Archives section.
Publication Ethics: The journal's Editorial Board has taken measures to ensure high ethical and professional standards based on Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing. See more Ethical Guidelines.
Journal is approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine as an academic professional periodical (order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine №886 as of 02.07.2020 - 222- Medicine, 221 - Dental studies, 224 - Medical diagnostic and treatment technologies, 228 - Pediatrics, 229 - Public health; № 188 as of 24.09.2020 р. 091 - Biology).
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