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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 >>

2022 Published Issues
15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Editors-in-Chief
  • Jerzy Tadeusz Chudek, MD, Academic Research, Full Professor, (E-mail: chj@poczta.fm) Department of Internal Diseases and Oncological Chemotherapy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Katowice 40-027, Poland
  • George Kontogeorgos, MD, PhD, Additional Professor, Research Associate, (E-mail: gkonto@med.uoa.gr) Department of Pathology and Pituitary Tumor Reference Center, Division of Endocrinology, First Propaedeutic Department of Internal Medicine, Laikon Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens 115 27, Greece
  • Ja Hyeon Ku, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: kuuro70@snu.ac.kr) Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul 110-744, South Korea
  • 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
  • Maurizio Serati, MD, Professor, (Email: mauserati@hotmail.com) Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Insubria, Varese 21100, Italy
Indexing/Abstracting
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, PubMed, PubMed Central, Scopus, Reference Citation Analysis, China National Knowledge Infrastructure, China Science and Technology Journal Database, 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. 
ISSN
2307-8960 (online)
Editorial
Minireviews
Clinical and Translational Research
Case Control Study
Retrospective Study
Clinical Trials Study
Damiano Caputo, Alessandro Coppola, Vincenzo La Vaccara, Roberto Passa, Ludovico Carbone, Massimo Ciccozzi, Silvia Angeletti, Roberto Coppola 
World J Clin Cases 10(15):4836-4842. Published online May 26, 2022. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v10.i15.4836
Observational Study
Meta-Analysis
Case Report
Wei Yuan, Wen Huang, Lei Ren, Chen Xu, Li-Juan Luan, Jie Huang, An-Wei Xue, Yong Fang, Xiao-Dong Gao, Kun-Tang Shen, Jing-Huan Lv, Ying-Yong Hou 
World J Clin Cases 10(15):4878-4885. Published online May 26, 2022. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v10.i15.4878
Yi-Hao Yang, Jia-Xiang Chen, Qiu-Yun Chen, Yu Wang, Yao-Bin Zhou, Hong-Wei Wang, Tao Yuan, Hong-Pu Sun, Lin Xie, Zhi-Hong Yao, Zuo-Zhang Yang 
World J Clin Cases 10(15):4957-4963. Published online May 26, 2022. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v10.i15.4957
Hyun Yul Kim, Seungju Lee, Dong-il Kim, Chang Shin Jung, Jee Yeon Kim, Kyung Jin Nam, Ki Seok Choo, Youn Joo Jung 
World J Clin Cases 10(15):4964-4970. Published online May 26, 2022. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v10.i15.4964
Wei-Wei He, Zhi-Xin Huang, Wen-Jing Wang, Yu-Lei Li, Qiu-Yuan Xia, Yong-Bin Qiu, Yi Shi, Hui-Ming Sun 
World J Clin Cases 10(15):5103-5110. Published online May 26, 2022. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v10.i15.5103