Aim & Scope

Journal of Dokuz Eylul University Medical Faculty (Journal of DEU Medical Faculty), is a multidisciplinary, peer reviewed, academic journal published by Dokuz Eylul University Medical Faculty.  It is published in April, August and December in Turkish and English.

The aim of Journal of DEU Medical Faculty is to publish original research in every branch of medicine with relevant hypothesis and highly qualified scientific methods. Basic, translational and clinical multidisciplinary research as well as population based research have priority. Additionally, reviews on recent developments, medical case reports on rare disease, educational material, editorial short notes and letters from specialists in different branches of medicine covering their experience and comments are published.


General practitioners, specialists and fellows in every branch of medicine, as well as the researchers and students of the medical faculty are among our target audience. The journal aims to contribute to continuous medical education and to research culture in medicine.

The Journal of DEU Medical Faculty is an open access, nonprofit journal and no payment is requested from the authors for publishment of their articles. Published volumes since 2005 are available full text free-of-charge online at http://tip.deu.edu.tr/tr/kapsam/.

The Editorial Board of Journal of DEU Medical Faculty adheres to the principles of International Council of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and European Association of Science Editors (EASE) in accordance with “Directive of Journal of DEU Medical Faculty”. 

The guides and rules for sending manuscript are explained in “Instructions for Authors” online at http://tip.deu.edu.tr/tr/yazarlara-bilgibasvuru/. The Journal of DEU Medical Faculty is indexed in TÜBİTAK ULAKBİM Turkish Journal Index (TR Index), Index Copernicus Mester List and Türkiye Atif Dizini.