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Welcome to the World Journal of Clinical Cases

World Journal of Clinical Cases (WJCC, World J Clin Cases) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJCC accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJCC are high-quality, clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJCC is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of clinical medicine, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJCC include Editorial, Opinion Review, Frontier, Review, Minireview, Clinical Research, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2021 Published Issues
  • Dennis A Bloomfield, FACC, FACP, FRACP, FRCP (Hon), MD, MRCP, Professor, (E-mail: dbloomfield@rumcsi.org) Clinical Research, Richmond University Medical Center, New York, NY 10310, United States
  • Bao-Gan Peng, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Professor, (E-mail:pengbaogan@163.com)Department of Spinal Surgery, General Hospital of Armed Police Force, Beijing 100039, China
  • Sandro Vento, MD, Dean, Full Professor, (E-mail: svento@puthisastra.edu.kh) Faculty of Medicine, University of Puthisastra, Phnom Penh , Cambodia
The WJCC is now abstracted and indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE, also known as SciSearch®), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine, Scopus, PubMed, PubMed Central, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2021 Edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2020 impact factor (IF) for WJCC as 1.337; IF without journal self cites: 1.301; 5-year IF: 1.742; Journal Citation Indicator: 0.33; Ranking: 119 among 169 journals in medicine, general and internal; and Quartile category: Q3. The WJCC's CiteScore for 2020 is 0.8 and Scopus CiteScore rank 2020: General Medicine is 493/793. 
2307-8960 (online)
Opinion Review
Basic Study
Case Control Study
Retrospective Cohort Study
Retrospective Study
Diogo Turiani Hourneaux Moura, Thomas R McCarty, Pichamol Jirapinyo, Igor Braga Ribeiro, Galileu Ferreira Ayala Farias, Antonio Coutinho Madruga-Neto, Marvin Ryou, Christopher C Thompson 
World J Clin Cases 9(34):10507-10517. Published online Dec 6, 2021. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v9.i34.10507
Yan-En Lyu, Xiao-Fei Xu, Shuang Dai, Min Feng, Shao-Ping Shen, Guo-Zhen Zhang, Hong-Yan Ju, Yao Wang, Xiao-Bo Dong, Bin Xu 
World J Clin Cases 9(34):10518-10529. Published online Dec 6, 2021. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v9.i34.10518
Observational Study
Prospective Study
Randomized Clinical Trial
Systematic Reviews
Case Report