Baishideng Publishing Group (BPG), founded on January 15, 1993, is a professional publisher of medical journals that is dedicated to discovering and disseminating knowledge.
BPG currently publishes 43 clinical medical journals, covering a wide range of topics including internal medicine, pediatrics, neurology, psychiatry, dermatology, medical imaging, clinical laboratory diagnostics, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, ophthalmology, otorhinolaryngology, oncology, sports medicine, anesthesiology, and emergency medicine.
BPG follows the Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors and Publishers developed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), implements the policy of single-blind peer review and online open access publishing for all journals, and releases along with each published manuscript the corresponding peer-review report, authors’ answers to reviewers, institutional ethics approval document(s), and CrossCheck detection report.
All BPG journals process manuscripts using the self-developed F6Publishing system. This web-based platform is a modern publishing system that integrates the functions of online peer review, manuscript production, manuscript release, and management of highly influential experts, editorial board members, invited manuscripts, publishing fee, and production fee.