Produced and hosted by Elsevier B.V. on behalf of the Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine
The "Alexandria Journal of Medicine" is an official peer-reviewed periodical owned by the Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University and produced and hosed by Elsevier, on behalf of the owner, since 2011. The journal was inaugurated in 1964 and the first issue appeared at the beginning of 1965. It is issued quarterly, following the gold open access model.
The Alexandria Journal of Medicine is an international peer reviewed journal, concerned with providing a venue for publication of all aspects of human diseases including basic and clinical aspects with a particular focus on diseases of high prevalence in the Middle East and its comparison to their profile in the rest of the world. Manuscripts from other world regions are welcome, to increase the scientific exchange between the different world regions. Such an exchange would increase the opportunities for international collaborative research, especially that there is a broad range of readers from the region and worldwide.
Towards this end, the AJME publishes original research articles, review articles, short communications, clinical trials in an open access format. For a detailed description of the different types of manuscripts, the readers can consult the online guide for authors. The material is subject to editorial revision. Papers describing research involving human subjects and the procedures followed should be in accordance with the ethical standards. Articles containing promotional material (advertisements), whether implicit or explicit will not be included in the Journal.