Aims & Scope


Open Journal of Emergency Medicine (OJEM) is an open access journal. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for researchers and practitioners all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in all areas of Emergency Medicine.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Accepted papers will immediately appear online followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:

  • · Acute injury
  • · Basic Investigations
  • · Cardiology Commentary
  • · Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • · Chest pain emergency
  • · Clinical controversies
  • · Clinical Investigations
  • · Clinical Laboratory in Emergency Medicine Pharmacology
  • · Clinical Practice
  • · Critical Care
  • · Disaster management
  • · Emergency diagnostic and therapeutic techniques
  • · Emergency Medicine
  • · Emergency Radiology
  • · First aid
  • · Healthy policy and ethics
  • · Immediate response to Trauma
  • · Injury and disease prevention
  • · Innovative diagnostics and therapeutics
  • · Intensive care
  • · International emergency medicine
  • · Observational cohort studies
  • · Out-of-hospital emergency medical service
  • · Pre-hospital care
  • · Rescue squad
  • · Sports Medicine
  • · Sudden illness(including cardiology, internal medicine, anesthesiology, orthopedics, trauma care, etc)
  • · Toxicology
  • · Transient Ischemic Attack
  • · Traumatology
  • · Visual Diagnosis in Emergency Medicine
  • · Warning signs( heart attack, stroke, Alzheimer's, etc)
  • · Wound Care Techniques
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    We are also interested in:

    1) Short reports—2-5 page papers where an author can present an idea with theoretical background, but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper or an author presents preliminary data;

    2) Short communications—2-5 page papers;

    3) Technical notes—2-5 page papers;

    4) Letters to the Editor;

    5) Reviews (the number of pages is not restricted), Book reviews—Comments and critiques;

    6) Advertisement.