Journal of the Pancreas is one of the most accessed indexed journals on Pancreatic surgery. All the published articles of the journal are included in the following indexing sites: Index Medicus, EBSCO, EMBASE, Scopus, and in DOAJ.
Pancreatic surgery is a challenging procedure and is done when it the only option that can lead to a prolonged survival in pancreatic cancer and, or in some cases, perhaps a potential chance for cure. It is used for treatment of chronic pancreatitis and other less common benign diseases of the pancreas. Whippleâs pancreatico duodenectomy is the operation most commonly performed surgery for tumors of the pancreatic head. It involves removal of part of the stomach, the whole of the duodenum, part of the small bowel, the head of the pancreas, the bile duct and the gallbladder, leaving behind the major blood vessels. The main goal of pancreatic surgery is the relief of intractable pain and decompression of adjacent organs.
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 International has been successful in organizing International conferences around the globe annually. With a vision to make healthcare and scientific information open access OMICS International has team up with more than 100 renowned associations worldwide.
Last date updated on June, 2017