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 general and gastrointestinal surgery, as well as transplantation surgery. Endocrine surgery is also covered.

  • Presents the best results in the field of clinical surgery and basic surgical research
  • Original articles report clinical data from general and gastrointestinal surgery, as well as transplantation surgery
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  • Markus W. Büchler
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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3.445 (2020)
Impact factor
3.296 (2020)
Five year impact factor
26 days
Submission to first decision (Median)
376,050 (2021)
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1435-2451
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  27. SCOPUS
  28. Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)
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  31. UGC-CARE List (India)
  32. Wanfang
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