Why publish with us

Why publish with Bosnian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences:

  • A long tradition: Published since 1998 by the Association of Basic Medical Sciences of FBIH
  • Broad scope and readership: preclinical sciences and translational medicine
  • Renowned international experts in Editorial board
  • Thorough peer review
  • Thorough copyediting of accepted articles
  • Permanently secured access to articles available at PubMed Central and several repositories
  • Permanent links to published articles by DOI number

  • High visibility
  • Timely publication
    • Time to First Editorial Decision (Rejection or Peer Review): 3 days
    • Time to First Decision after review (Rejection or Revision or Acceptance): 35 days
    • Time from Acceptance to Publication: 3 days (if no significant language editing is required)
    • Rejections without peer review: 40%
    • Acceptance Rate: 15%

  • Track the success of your article by meaningful metrics
    • Individualized Article-Level Metrics (Dimensions and PlumX) reflecting the viewership, download rates, social sharing, citations, field citation ratio, and relative citation ratio for each published article in real time, helping you illustrate the impact of your research
  • Journal Impact Factor® (JCR/Clarivate Analytics):
    • 2018 = 1.458
    • 2017 = 1.432
    • 2016 = 0.906
    • 2015 = 0.652
    • 2014 = 0.443

  • Journal's Blog: https://blog.bjbms.org
    • Publishes non-technical author's summaries for media and wide non-expert audience to promote the author's findings and research
    • Publishes interviews with experts
    • Publishes commentaries