Annals of Surgical Oncology is one of the leading journals in Oncology and Surgery. Annals is a monthly publication that features original articles on the latest advances in oncology for surgeons from all specialties.

Annals is currently included in the following indexing services in print and/or electronic format: Index Medicus, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Excerpta Medica, Science Citation Index and Science Citation Index Expanded.

Annals benefits surgeons, oncologists, hematologists, radiologists, general practitioners, pathologists, researchers, academicians, and other clinical professionals interested in all aspects of the surgical treatment of cancer.

Annals of Surgical Oncology is the official journal of the Society of Surgical Oncology.

Why publish with us

  • We are the official journal of the Society of Surgical Oncology, and a member benefit for the American Society of Breast Surgeons.
  • The Leading Resource in Surgical Oncology, promoting both clinical and translational cancer research, with an emphasis on clinical trials.
  • New features include The Landmark Series highlighting seminal clinical trials, which represent essential resources for trainee and practicing Surgical Oncologists.
  • We provide high levels of author satisfaction, with 99% of our published authors reporting that they would definitely or probably publish with us again.

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Kelly M. McMasters
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). Learn about publishing Open Access with us

Journal metrics

5.344 (2020)
Impact factor
5.268 (2020)
Five year impact factor
1,275,731 (2020)
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Electronic ISSN
1534-4681
Print ISSN
1068-9265
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  5. Dimensions
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  14. Medline
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  17. Pathway Studio
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  20. ProQuest Health & Medical Collection
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  23. ProQuest Natural Science Collection
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  26. ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
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  28. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  29. Reaxys
  30. SCImago
  31. SCOPUS
  32. Science Citation Index
  33. Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
  34. Semantic Scholar
  35. TD Net Discovery Service
  36. UGC-CARE List (India)
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