Turkish Journal of
Endocrinology and Metabolism

Turkish Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism (Turk J Endocrinol Metab) is an scientific, open access, online-only official periodical of the Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism of Turkey. The journal is published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles. It is published quarterly in March, June, September, and December. The publication language of the journal is English.

Turkish Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism aims to contribute to the literature by publishing manuscripts at the highest scientific level on clinical and experimental endocrinology, metabolic diseases and related fields. The journal publishes original articles, case reports, reviews, letters to the editor, scientific letters, short reports, and technical reports that are prepared in accordance with ethical guidelines. 

The scope of the journal includes but not limited to thyroid, obesity, diabetes, osteoporosis, and pituitary. Starting from July 2022, Turkish Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism does not consider manuscripts on pediatric endocrinology for publication, unless they are related with the adulthood transition.

The target audience of the journal includes specialists, researchers and professionals who are working and interested in the field of endocrinology and metabolism.

Turkish Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism is currently indexed in Web of Science – Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, CINAHL, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), EBSCO, Embase, TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index and Gale. 

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (doaj.org/bestpractice).

Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at www.turkjem.org. The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

Advertisement Policy 
Turkish Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism can publish advertisement images in the journal’s website upon the approval of the Editor in Chief. Potential advertisers should contact the Editorial Office. Advertisers have no effect on the editorial decisions or advertising policies. To avoid implied endorsement by the Journal, the article, or the authors of the article; advertisements are not adjacent to articles addressing the product or its disease state.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.

Open Access Statement
Turkish Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism is an open access publication, and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. All published content is available online, free of charge at www.turkjem.org.   The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share and adapt the content for non-commercial purposes by giving the appropriate credit to the original work. In case of adaptation (remix, transform, or build upon), the contributions should be distributed with the same license as the original.

Editor in Chief: Nilgün Başkal
Address: Meşrutiyet Cad. Ali Bey Apt. 29/12 Kızılay, Ankara Türkiye
E-mail:  [email protected] 

Publisher: AVES
Address: Büyükderece Cad., 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail: [email protected]
Webpage: http://avespublishing.com


EISSN 1308-9846