Journal of the Pancreas is one among the leading indexed journals on Chronic pancreatitis. Journal of the Pancreas is indexed / abstracted in Index Medicus, MEDLINE, PubMed, EBSCO, EMBASE, Scopus, DOAJ; publishes editorials, review and high quality articles covering major aspects about Chronic pancreatitis.
Chronic pancreatitis is a permanent inflammation of the pancreas that does not heal or improve and alters the organ's normal structure and functions. It is usually followed after an episode of acute pancreatitis. Heavy alcohol drinking is another major cause. Chronic pancreatitis can present as episodes of severe inflammation in an injured pancreas, or as chronic damage with persistent pain or malabsorption. Diabetes is a common complication arising due to the chronic pancreatic damage and requires treatment with insulin.
Journal of the pancreas has been acquired and being published by one of the leading Open Access publishers in the world i.e. OMICS International. OMICS International has been successful in managing more than 700+ peer-reviewed journals with the help of 50,000+ editorial board members, serving the requirements of 15 million readers. Along with open access publication, OMICS Group has been successful in organizing International conferences around the globe annually. With a vision to make healthcare and scientific information open access OMICS Group has team up with more than 100 renowned associations worldwide.
Last date updated on June, 2014