|Journal of Surgery is an open access journal of urology. It is to provide practical, timely, and relevant clinical and basic science information to physicians and researchers practicing the art of urology worldwide. It publishes original articles relating to adult and pediatric clinical urology as well as to clinical and basic science research.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.