Journal Title: Medical Affair

Alternative Title: Likars'ka sprava

Previous Alternative Title: Vrachebnoe delo

ISSN 1019-5297 (Print); ISSN 2706-8803 (Online)

DOI prefix: 10.31640

Published from the year 1918

Frequency of publication: 8 times a year

Publishing languages: Ukrainian, Russian, English (mixed languages)

Certificate of state registration: Series КВ № 24914-14854ПР from 29.07.2021

Founders: Shupyk National Healthcare University of Ukraine;
Information and scientific center "Likarska sprava"

Publisher: Information and scientific center "Likarska sprava" (Ukraine)

Chief Editor: V. V. Orzheshkovskyi

The Editorial Board includes prominent domestic scientists, doctors, professors, Correspondent Members of NAS and NAMS of Ukraine and foreign scientists (Brazil, Belarus, Canada, Greece, India, Italy, Poland, Russia).

Major objectivesInforming medical community about new achievements and prospects of development of local and foreign medical science and health care, assistance in improving the scientific knowledge in medicine.

Focus and Scope: Cardiology and Rheumatology; Gastroenterology; Pulmonology and Phthisiology; Hematology; Nephrology, Urology, Sexopathology; Neurology and Psychiatry; Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases; Allergology and Immunology; Functional Morphology; Hygiene and Occupational Diseases; The Organization of Health Protection and the History of Medicine; Endocrinology and Metabolic Disorders; Physio- and Phytotherapy, Balneology; Oncology, Roentgenology, Radiology; Genetics, Pediatrics, Neonatology; Gynecology, Obstetrics; ENT Diseases; Ophthalmology; Orthopedics and Traumatology; Orthopedic Dentistry. More detailed: Aims and Scope.

Categories of readers: general practitioners and other medical specialties, scientists, university lecturers and students. 

Open Access peer-reviewed journal "Medical Affair" accepts submissions for publication. More detailed: Author Guidelines.

The journal is included in the List of scientific specialized editions of Ukraine, in which the results of dissertations for the scientific degrees of doctor and candidate of medical sciences can be published in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine № 1188 dated 24.09.2020 : Category B; An area is sciences - medical; Speciality: 221 is stomatology, 222 is medicine, 224 are technologies of medical diagnostics and treatment, 225 is a medicopsychology, 226 is pharmacia, industrial pharmacia, 227 is physical therapy, ergotherapy.

License terms: authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a  Creative Commons Attribution License International CC-BY that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal. 

Open-access Statement: "Medical Affair" journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. Full-text access to scientific articles of the journal is presented on the official website in Archives.

The journal's Editorial Board has taken measures to ensure high ethical and professional standards based on Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing

Publication Ethics (Ethical obligations of the Journals’ Editorial Board, Ethical obligations of authors, Ethical obligations of reviewers) more detailed.