JMA Journal

The official peer-reviewed and open-access scientific journal of the Japan Medical Association and the Japanese Association of Medical Sciences

Editors' Choices

Japan is a well-qualified country in promoting scientific advancement, but female scientists are too few in academic medicine positions. The government of Japan announced that the share of women in ... show more
Sumiyo Akazawa, Yuki Fujimoto, Mio Sawada, Tsugiyasu Kanda, and Takeshi Nakahashi

The deposition of amyloid β (Aβ) peptides as senile plaques and tau as neurofibrillary changes causes the hallmark neuropathological lesions of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), which are implicated in ... show more
Takeshi Iwatsubo

Introduction: Length of stay (LOS) is a major concern while optimizing medical resources and costs. Hence, factors influencing LOS should be investigated. In Japan, breast cancer surgery generally involves several days of ... show more
Takaaki Konishi, Michimasa Fujiogi, Nobuaki Michihata, Kojiro Morita, Hiroki Matsui, Kiyohide Fushimi, Masahiko Tanabe, Yasuyuki Seto, and Hideo Yasunaga

News

July 15, 2022
JMA Journal Volume 5, Issue 3 is available.

Aims and Scope

The JMA Journal is the official peer-reviewed and open-access scientific journal of the Japan Medical Association and the Japanese Association of Medical Sciences. The journal publishes review articles, original research articles, clinical trials, guidelines, opinions, short communications, images, case reports, letters to the editor. The JMA Journal aims to develop into an international journal both in its perspective and the country of origin of the authors it publishes. The journal’s remit, through the publication of high-quality research, is to contribute to the global improvement of medical standards. The JMA Journal accepts articles related to medical science and medical care including clinical and basic medical science as well as public health. The journal also welcomes non-clinical studies such as health policy and opinion. All unsolicited articles receive a full and extensive peer review by recognized subject experts. The journal is published four times each year (January, April, July and October). The journal requires that all manuscripts be prepared in accordance with the“Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly work in Medical Journals”as published by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE). There is no charge to submit to or publish in the journal.

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