The Egyptian Journal of Internal Medicine, a publication of The Egyptian Society of Internal Medicine, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Quarterly print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.esim.eg.net. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.
Scope of the journal
The journal will cover technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in field of Internal Medicine. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.
January-March 2019| Vol 31| Issue 1
Is neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio a novel biomarker for macrovascular and microvascular complications of type 2 diabetes?
Background/aim The neutrophil-to-lymphocyte (N/L) ratio is a biomarker of inflammation. We aimed to test the hypothesis that macrovascular and microvascular complications of type 2 diabetes m...
Genetic variants of two-pore calcium channel 2 rs1551305 and its association with type 2 diabetes risk
Context The prevalence of diabetes is highest in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, with Egypt leading the region (11% for both sexes) and lowest in the European Region (7% for both sexes). Geno...
The influence of single-nucleotide polymorphisms of interleukin-1β −511 and +3954 on the susceptibility to Hashimoto’s thyroiditis in Egyptian women: immune-endocrine interactions
Background Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is a T-cell-mediated autoimmune disease. Cytokines play a crucial role in modulating immune responses that affect the balance between maintenance...
Abstracting and Indexing
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, National Science Library, ProQuest, TdNet, Wanfang Data
The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
Features of Manuscript Management System
- Online submission
- Wider visibility though open access
- Higher impact with wider visibility
- Prompt review