About the Journal : Annals of Medicine and Surgery

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About the Journal

​​​Annals of Medicine and Surgery (AMS) is an open access, online-only, peer-reviewed journal with a global outlook and focus on those training in medicine and surgery (postgraduate and undergraduate). AMS contains a mix of original clinical and basic science research, reviews, studies, trials, editorials, and case reports.

The journal crosses the whole disease spectrum of medicine and surgery but does also have a special focus on the following areas:

  • Patient safety
  • Human factors, teamwork, communication and professionalism
  • Quality improvement science and practice
  • Evidence based medicine
  • Implementation science – clinical evidence into practice
  • Leadership and management
  • Medical education, teaching, and training
  • Public and global health
  • Healthcare policy, delivery, commissioning, and resource management
  • Use of technology and health informatics
  • Clinical ethics and medical law
  • Research and innovation – bedside to bench and back again – including applications like personalised medicine​