About the Journal : Apollo Medicine

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About the Journal

Apollo Medicine is an official journal of Apollo Hospitals Group. It was conceptualized to provide a platform for researchers and clinicians to publish their research ever since its inception in September 2004. The Journal is published Quarterly by Wolters Kluwer. The contents of it are published online and as the hard copies of the circulation journal.
It is a peer-reviewed journal and accepts original research articles on clinical (medical and surgical), laboratory and basic research, and review articles (both narrative and systematic reviews). Also, the Journal features engaging and informative case reports, clinical images, and surgical techniques. The submissions are accepted through the dedicated electronic submission system for Apollo Medicine.
The Journal has diverse Editorial Board Members from all over the world. They are eminent researchers and specialists in their field of medical and surgical specialties.
The Journal aims to provide a platform to researchers, clinicians, and academicians. The contributions are welcome from both from all over the world.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:

Journal Ethics

Wolters Kluwer and Journal/Association are committed to meeting and upholding standards of ethical behavior at all stages of the publication process. We follow closely the industry associations, such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements. For a summary of our specific policies regarding duplicate publication, conflicts of interest, patient consent, etc., please visit www.Medknow.com/EthicalGuidelines.asp

Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing

This is an open access journal, and articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is given and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.

Digital Archiving

Wolters Kluwer Medknow provides for long-term digital preservation through two primary partnerships, Portico and CLOCKSS.

Portico is a leading digital preservation service worldwide. The content is preserved as an archival version and is not publically accessible via Portico, but is provided when required under specific conditions, such as discontinuation of the collection or catastrophic failure of the website.

CLOCKSS will enable any library to maintain their own archive of content from Wolters Kluwer Medknow and other publishers, with minimal technical effort and using cheaply available hardware.

Ahead of Print policy

Articles published online under the Ahead of Print model are considered published and can be cited and quoted using the DOI as the reference source. Wolters Kluwer Medknow has a policy that changes will not be made after publication of an article without following accepted procedures for making corrections to the scientific record.


While advertisements are crucial to this journal to be able to keep all content free for everyone, ethical considerations are in place to ensure the integrity of the journal and its content:

  • "Pop-up" and "banner" ads appear on a random, rotating basis. The advertiser has no control or input over the pages where their ads appear.
  • The Editorial Board has full and final approval over the content of all advertisements.
  • Advertisers will never be shown any manuscripts or other content prior to publication.
Scope of the journal

Apollo Medicine was launched in September 2004 to provide a platform for quality publications from multiple disciplines of medicine and surgery. The Journal aims to provide its readers with the latest clinical and basic research and informed opinions that shape current clinical practice, thereby providing an opportunity to practice evidence-based medicine. With contributions from leading clinicians and researchers, we aim to provide a comprehensive perspective of advancing knowledge in various medical and surgical specialties.

The Journal publishes original research, comprehensive reviews, reports of collaborative studies, and specialist associations' consensus guidelines. Reports of rare and instructive cases and challenging situations are published to guide the practitioners. Accounts of advances in technology and current developments in diagnostic modalities are included periodically in their proper application to manage complex cases and tertiary care.  Other sections include correspondence related to published material, clinical images, and surgical techniques.

All contributions are peer-reviewed and subjected to strict publishing guidelines. All submissions are evaluated for their quality and relevance to the work.

The Journal has a wide readership that includes consultants in various disciplines, general practitioners, postgraduate students, and researchers.

Apollo Medicine has been regularly published quarterly for more than 17 years.

Medknow Publications

Medknow, part of Wolters Kluwer Health, is one of the largest open access publishers worldwide with more than 450+ medical journals in its portfolio. Students, researchers, clinicians and other healthcare professionals worldwide access Medknow journals to help them fuel new discoveries and improve patient care.

Founded in 1997, Medknow is a well-respected medical publisher that fully supports many of the popular open access models through its peer-review management system. Medknow’s open access policy has resulted in more than a half a million article downloads monthly for all of its journals.

Wolters Kluwer Health (Philadelphia, PA) is a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Serving more than 150 countries and territories worldwide, Wolters Kluwer Health’s customers include professionals, institutions and students in medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy. Major brands include Lippincott Williams & WilkinsOvid®UpToDate®Medi-Span®Facts & Comparisons®Pharmacy OneSource®Lexicomp® and ProVation® MedicalWolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company with annual revenues (2019) of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion), approximately 19,000 employees worldwide and operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America.

Medknow Specialties
Online and Print Scholarly Publishing, Peer-Review System, Specialized in Medical Research, Largest Open Access Publisher