About the Journal
Laparoscopic Surgery (LS; ls.amegroups.com) is an international, open access journal focusing on the latest researches and techniques about laparoscopic surgery. The journal aims to cover new findings in laparoscopic hepatobiliary, pancreatic surgery and any surgery that applies laparoscopic technique, as well as to provide current and practical information on diagnosis, prevention and clinical investigations. Specific areas of interest include, but not limited to, multimodality therapy, imaging, technical advances related to hepatobiliary dis-eases, pancreatic surgery, etc.
Published articles include Invited Articles and Submitted Papers, e-Comments on all pub-lished articles, and Editorials. In-depth research, instructional and educational video clips, photos, schematics will be a favor. Besides regular issues of the journal, articles in defined areas will be collected and published in Themed Collections. The high quality of its content is assured by a rigorous review process, supervised by a strong editorial board.
The entire submission and review process are mainly managed through OJS system, an elec-tronic system, which provides an efficient way and ensures a rapid turnaround of papers submitted for publication. Articles will be published online. See more at Information for Authors.
Submission Turnaround Time:
Submission to First Editorial Decision: 2-5 days.
Acceptance to Publication Ahead of Print: 20-30 days.
Acceptance to Publication: 1 month. Original Articles are listed as priority.
AME Publishing Company:
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