Dental and Medical Problems

Dent. Med. Probl.
Index Copernicus (ICV 2020) – 128.41
MNiSW – 20
CiteScore (2020) – 1.2
Average rejection rate (2020) – 88.71%
ISSN 1644-387X (print)
ISSN 2300-9020 (online)
Periodicity – quarterly


New ICV for Dental and Medical Problems

We would like to announce that Dental and Medical Problems is indexed in the ICI Journals Master List database for 2020 with the Index Copernicus Value (ICV) of 128.41. In comparison with the previous year, our ICV has increased by nearly 10 points (from 118.76). It has been the biggest rise since 2014 and can be regarded as the journal's success.

Clarivate's "Early Access"
As of October 2021, Dental and Medical Problems, within the Clarivate Early Access indexing initiative (for details, see What’s next for JCR: defining ‘Early Access' - Clarivate), is starting publishing articles as Ahead of Print in a new format. It will be more user-friendly and will allow the earlier publication as well as indexation of all accepted manuscripts, also those not yet assigned to any particular issue.
Updated 2020 bibliometric data for "Dental and Medical Problems"
New Editor-in-Chief and Deputy Editor, and a new publishing policy in "Dental and Medical Problems"

New Editor-in-Chief, prof. dr hab. n. med. Mieszko Wińôckiewicz and Deputy Editor, dr hab. n. med. Helena Martynowicz, are going to change the publishing policy in "Dental and Medical Problems". The Journal will have its medical science scope expanded and will embrace some new thematic sections concerning general medicine, related to oral sciences.

As of October 28, 2020, only original papers and all kinds of reviews (narrative review, systematic review, systematic review and meta-analysis, etc.) are accepted.

“Dental and Medical Problems” indexed under two categories in Web of Science

As of February 10, 2021, the Journal's coverage in Web of Science has been extended. At present, "Dental and Medical Problems" is indexed under two categories: Dentistry, Oral Surgery & Medicine and Medicine General & Internal.  

“Dental and Medical Problems” in MEDLINE

“Dental and Medical Problems” is indexed in MEDLINE database, starting from 2018, Vol. 55, No. 1 (January–March). Therefore, the journal is searchable via PubMed and the NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information) Entrez system. Abstracts of all articles published in the abovementioned and all subsequent issues are now available in this database, while full articles can be accessed free of charge via our website.

It is worth noting that new journals are not included automatically or immediately into MEDLINE database. Selection is based on the recommendations of the Literature Selection Technical Review Committee (LSTRC), which takes into consideration the scientific scope and quality of a journal.

Original version of the journal 

As of January 1, 2017, the online edition is the original version of all published articles.