About Plastic and Aesthetic Research
Plastic and Aesthetic Research (Plast Aesthet Res, PAR),
(Print ISSN: 2347-9264; Online ISSN: 2349-6150), open access, peer-reviewed and published online, is a partner journal of the Italian Federation of Aesthetic Medicine (FIME)
. The inaugural issue of PAR
was formally published on June 27, 2014. To date, 169 high-quality articles have been successfully published via a rigorous peer review with a rejection rate of 44%. To meet the rapid development of the journal and serve more researchers in the field of plastic and aesthetic research, the journal became a bimonthly publication in 2015, following its initial publication in June 2014 as a quarterly, and it is now further improved as a continuously published journal. Currently, the journal is indexed by DOAJ, EBSCO, Hinari, Eurasian Scientific Journal Index, Google Scholar, Root Indexing, JournalTOCs, JournalGuide, CNKI, Wanfang Data, DRJI, Open J-Gate, SHERPA/RoMEO, Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE) and ResearchBib.
Aims and Scope
The journal aims to provide a platform for basic and clinical researchers, teachers, and medical students in the plastic and aesthetic surgery field to exchange information and share experience, thus promoting the development of the field.
The journal covers technical and clinical studies related to plastic and aesthetic surgery, such as plastic and aesthetic materials, plastic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, head and neck surgery, microsurgery, laser treatment, orthopedic surgery, ophthalmoplasty, dentistry, psychology, social ethics, and other medical disciplines associated with the postoperative complications of plastic surgery. The journal particularly focuses on publishing research papers on plastic and aesthetic materials and aesthetic medicine.
The journal publishes the following types of articles: Original Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, Editorials, Commentaries, Research Highlights, Selected Photos/Photo-Archive, and others. Manuscripts with videos are welcome.
Why Publish in Plastic and Aesthetic Research
1. Open access to all published articles free of charge.
2. Rapid publication (45 days at most).
3. Rigorous and impartial peer review.
4. Accessible to a global readership.
5. Promotion of published articles in various channels worldwide.
Open Access Statement
is committed to open access for academic work. All of PAR’s articles are free to access immediately from the date of publication. There is no charge for readers to read, subscribe, copy, print, and download.PAR
also operates under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 License
that allows others to remix, transform, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as the author is credited and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.
All articles published in Plastic and Aesthetic Research are included in:
Eurasian Scientific Journal Index
Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE)
All of Plastic and Aesthetic Research’s articles are archived in Portico, which provides permanent archiving for electronic scholarly journals.