ISSPP scientific journal

Founded 2016, “Pleura and Peritoneum” is the official journal of ISSPP. “Pleura and Peritoneum” is an open-access journal published by DeGruyter Berlin, Boston, a tradition-rich publisher. “Pleura and Peritoneum” is an international, peer-reviewed journal listed on PubMed and Scopus.

Pleura and Peritoneum creates a high-level platform for basic scientists, clinical researchers and physicians allowing interdisciplinary information exchange on pleura and peritoneum – an unmet need so far. Pleura and Peritoneum focuses on the clinical aspects for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the human organs peritoneum and pleura, and publishes reviews, mini reviews, recommendations, educational and opinion papers in this field. It will devote a large place to images and videos obtained during laparoscopy and video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS). The Journal also covers research articles of experimental and clinical results, and biochemical and anatomical findings.

The first impact factor of the journal is expected 2020. Until publication of the first impact factor, there are no publication fees for authors.