Cyprus Journal of Medical Sciences

Cyprus Journal of Medical Sciences (Cyprus J Med Sci) is the scientific, peer reviewed, open access international publication organ of Cyprus Turkish Medical Association.  The journal is published three times a year, in April, August, and December. As of 2020, the journal has become a quarterly publication, publishing in March, June, September, and December. The journal’s publication language is English.

The aim of the journal is to publish original research papers of the highest scientific and clinical value in all medical fields. Cyprus Journal of Medical Sciences also publishes reviews, rare case report and letters to the editors.

The target audience of the journal includes healthcare professionals physicians, and researchers who are interested or working in in all fields of medicine.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE)World Association of Medical Editors (WAME)Council of Science Editors (CSE)Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (

Cyprus Journal of Medical Sciences is indexed in Web of Science-Emerging Sources Citation Index, TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index, EBSCO, and Gale.

Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at  The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

All expenses of the journal are covered by the Cyprus Turkish Medical Association. Potential advertisers should contact the Editorial Office. Advertisement images are published only upon the Editor-in-Chief’s approval.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the Cyprus Turkish Medical Association, editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.

All published content is available online, free of charge at Printed copies of the journal are distributed to the members of the Cyprus Turkish Medical Association, free of charge.

Cyprus Journal of Medical Sciences is an open access publication, and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. Authors retain the copyright of their published work in the Cyprus Journal of Medical Sciences. The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.


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The journal is printed on acid-free paper.


Editor in Chief: Sonuç Büyük
Address: Cyprus Turkish Medical Association, Nicosia, Cyprus
Phone: +90 392 223 39 90
Fax: +90 392 223 39 89
E-mail: [email protected]

Publisher:  AVES 
Address: Büyükdere Cad. 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail[email protected]

ISSN 2149-7893 EISSN 2536-507X