Minimally Invasive Surgery

About this Journal

Aims and scope

Minimally Invasive Surgery is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that provides a platform for clinicians working in the areas of minimally invasive surgery, endoscopy, treatment, and diagnosis. The journal publishes original research articles and review articles on endoscopy and other minimally invasive procedures, including general surgery, bariatric surgery, breast surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, colorectal surgery, cosmetic surgery, gastroenterology, gynecology, hepatology, neurosurgery, orthopedics, otolaryngology, transplant surgery, trauma surgery, and vascular surgery. The journal is particularly interested in submissions related to novel techniques and instruments, as well as new or alternative understanding of existing surgical techniques.

    Bibliographic information

    ISSN: 2090-1445 (Print)
    ISSN: 2090-1453 (Online)
    DOI: 10.1155/9095

      Open Access

      Minimally Invasive Surgery is an open access journal. All articles are immediately available to read and reuse upon publication. More information about our Open Access policy can be found on our copyright page.


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          Article of the Year Award: Outstanding research contributions of 2021, as selected by our Chief Editors. Read the winning articles.