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The European Journal of Plastic Surgery is a forum for advancements in clinical techniques and research in plastic surgery within Europe and globally.

  • Europe has long been an area of dynamic development in plastic surgery, adapting to differing cultures, traditions, and medical and surgical philosophies. Recently, these changes have been even more striking and rapid. In response, the journal creates a focal point for discussing novel developments in plastic surgery.
  • Topics include plastic and reconstructive surgery, head and neck surgery, aesthetic and craniofacial surgery, miscrosurgery, trauma, and burn management.

  • Horacio F. Mayer,
  • Paolo Persichetti
Journal Impact Factor
0.6 (2023)
5-year Journal Impact Factor
0.6 (2023)
Submission to first decision (median)
9 days
206,639 (2023)

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  • PubMed indexing

    A reminder that European Journal of Plastic Surgery has not yet been accepted for indexing in PubMed.  

    European Journal of Plastic Surgery is currently preparing an application for PubMed to consider, with hopes for a positive outcome in 2024.

    The double blind peer review utilized in EJPS exceeds the standard set by many journals already indexed in PubMed. 

  • Impact Factor Coming to EJPS in 2023

    European Journal of Plastic Surgery anticipates receiving its inaugural Impact Factor in summer 2023. 

    Stay Tuned for the announcements in the near future. 

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