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The Libyan Journal of Surgery (LJS) is a peer-reviewed and open access journal. LJS was founded by the International Health Academy (IHA) in February 2012 aiming to fill the publication gap in the various branches of surgery in the Arab countries and surrounding areas. Articles can be submitted in either English or Arabic. We promise a quick revision and upon acceptance a quick publication. Please read the author guidelines.

المجلة الليبية للجراحة هي مجلة ندية المراجعية ومتاحة الوصول، تم إنشاؤها في فبراير 2012 بواسطة الأكاديمية الدولية للصحة بغرض سد فجوة النشر في كل التخصصات الجراحية الموجودة في العالم العربي وما يحيط به من المناطق. نحن نعدبمراجعة سريعة ونشر سريع عند القبول. يرجى مراجعة إرشادات المؤلفين


LJS welcomes scholarly articles that address issues, challenges, and controversies related togeneral and special  surgery. LJS also welcomes pilot studies and preliminary reports on research in progress, when these reports examine challenges and early findings that may benefit other researchers and practitioners
Types of Articles:
Original Research, Review articles Case reports, Case reports, Invited Editorials and Letters to Editor. Selected articles will be designed as CDE-accredited articles and readers will receive CDE credits. Please read the
for full details on how to prepare your paper.
How do we process your article?
All articles are initially evaluated by the Editors for suitability of topic and format. Articles that meet the basic requirements are assigned to a minimum of two peer reviewers, chosen on the basis of their expertise in the subject. Peer reviewing is blind, meaning that the author's identity is not revealed to the reviewers. Reviewers evaluate the article's contribution and make specific suggestions for revisions. When making a recommendation to publish or reject an article, reviewers take into account the importance of the topic, the quality of scholarship, and the clarity of writing. The assigned editors makes the final decision according to the reviewers comments. All manuscripts go through at least one round of revision before they are finally accepted. Following acceptance, articles are edited for clarity and adherence to journal style as shown in
Why Publish in LJS?
Widely disseminated and cited results with no access restrictions! Open Access means that your paper will always be freely available to the world from our web site and from other indexed resources. Open access translates into greater usage and more citations.
Your Paper published fast!
LJS follows an efficient and objective streamlined electronic workflow. This makes us very fast in publishing the accepted papers.
Rigorous peer-review
Our expert reviewers and editors will review your paper and will send you comments even if the journal can not publish your work. All papers that are judged to be sound will be published. Judgments about the importance of any particular paper are then made after publication by the readership, who are the most qualified to determine what is of interest to them.
Wide range scope
LJS aims to cover the wide scope of the Surgery specialties and also the advances in Surgery education, the promotion of evidence-based-practice and development of better health care services .
Suitable articles will receive CDE accreditation, and authors will gain CDE Credits. Readers will gain


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