Aims and Scopes

Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine (Eurasian J Emerg Med) is the open access, scientific publication organ of the Emergency Medicine Physicians’ Association of Turkey that is published in accordance with independent, unbiased, double blind peer review principles. The journal is published 4 times in a year in March, June, September, December and its publication language is English.

The journal aims to publish scientifically high quality articles which can contribute to the literature and written in the emergency medicine field and other related fields. Review articles, case reports, editorial comments, letters to the editor, scientific letters, education articles, original images and articles on history and publication ethics which can contribute to readers and medical education are also published.

The journal’s target audience includes Emergency Medicine experts, faculty members who conduct scientific studies and work in the Emergency Medicine field, researchers, experts, assistants, practicing physicians and other health sector professionals.

Editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the international organizations such as the International Council of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), the Council of Science Editors (CSE), the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), the European Association of Science Editors (EASE). The journal is in conformity with Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (

Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine is indexed in Web of Science-Emerging Sources Citation Index, TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index, British Library, EBSCO, Index Copernicus, Gale, CABI, Directory of Research Journals Indexing, J-Gate, Türk Medline, Türkiye Atıf Dizini, DOAJ, Hinari, GOALI, ARDI, OARE, AGORA, and ProQuest.

Article Submission Charges

Processing and publication are free of charge with Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system which is available through the journal’s web page at Journal’s guidelines, technical information and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

All expenses of the journal are covered by the Emergency Medicine Physicians’ Association of Turkey. Pharmaceutical advertisements may be published in the printed copies of the journal. Potential advertisers should get in contact with the Editorial Office. Advertisement images are only published upon Editor in Chief’s approval.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine, the editors, the editorial board and/or the publisher, Galenos; the editors, the editorial board and the publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.

All published content is available online free of charge at

Emergency Medicine Physicians’ Association of Turkey holds the international copyright of all content published in the journal.

Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine is distributed internationally and free of charge to its target audience. Archive of the journal is available online at, free of charge.

The journal is printed on an acid-free paper.

Editorial Office

Prof. Salvatore Di Somma, MD PhD

Emergency Medicine
Department of Medical-Surgery Sciences and Translational Mediicne
Chairman Postgraduate School of Emergency Medicine
Faculty of Medicine and Psychology
University of Rome Sapienza
Rome, Italy
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: +39348.3316131

Open Access Policy

This 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.

Open Access Policy is based on the rules of the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) By “open access” to peer-reviewed research literature, we mean its free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself. The only constraint on reproduction and distribution, and the only role for copyright in this domain, should be to give authors control over the integrity of their work and the right to be properly acknowledged and cited.

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