Aims and scope

With an ethos of transparency and accessibility, BMC Medicine is an open access, open peer-reviewed general medical journal publishing outstanding and influential research in all areas of clinical practice, translational medicine, public health, policy, and general topics of interest to the biomedical research community. As the flagship medical journal of the BMC series, we also publish stimulating debates and reviews as well as unique forum articles and concise tutorials.  


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Article collections

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Gout diagnosis, management and therapy
Guest editor: Prof Jasvinder Singh

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Diabetes: prevention, management and treatment
Guest editors: Prof Naveed Sattar and Prof John Petrie

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Spotlight on landmark oncology trials

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