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Insights into Imaging on the rise
The European Society of Radiology (ESR) is happy to announce that Insights into Imaging is strengthening its leading position as journal for relevant education and state-of-the-art advice in clinical imaging. The journal received its first ever Impact Factor 2019 of 3.579, and together with substantially increasing downloads and social media interaction, these parameters underline that the journal is continuing to be an important and integral part of the radiologic community.
Featured Article: Differential diagnosis of uncommon prostate diseases: combining mpMRI and clinical information
Recent advances in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the prostate and updates in the related guidelines have allowed to better distinguish common prostate abnormalities. As evidenced in this educational review, radiologists should also be familiar with uncommon prostate diseases, and should consider history, symptoms, age, serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels, MRI manifestations, and PI-RADS assessment applicability when diagnosing prostate abnormalities.
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Aims and Scope
Insights into Imaging is a peer-reviewed, online gold open access journal published under the brand SpringerOpen.
Owned by the European Society of Radiology (ESR), Insights into Imaging specializes on critical reviews, guidelines and policy statements, and is dedicated to education and strategies in radiology. It continuously updates scientific and best-practice knowledge in radiology through the publication of original articles and state of the art reviews, opinions, along with recommendations and statements from the leading radiological societies in Europe.
About the Editor
Professor Luis Martí Bonmatí is the Chairman of Radiology and Director of the Medical Imaging Department at La Fe University and Polytechnic Hospital, and also Chief of Radiology at Quirónsalud Hospital, Valencia, Spain. He leads the Research Group on Biomedical Imaging (GIBI230) within La Fe Health Research Institute. Professor Martí Bonmatí is a long-time member of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) and has served as chairperson of the ESR Research Committee from 2010–2013. Furthermore, he has served as president of the European Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology (ESMRMB) and of the European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology (ESGAR). He is an established and well-known scientific author with more than 270 articles listed in PUBMED, 55 book chapters to his name and his contribution as an editor to eight books. He also belongs to the Spanish Royal Academy of Medicine.
Professor Martí Bonmatí took over as Editor in Chief of Insights into Imaging in January 2018 from Professor Robert Hermans.
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Insights into Imaging is the official journal of the European Society of Radiology (ESR)
Annual Journal Metrics
39 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
37 days to first decision for all manuscripts
82 days from submission to acceptance
939 Altmetric Mentions
- ISSN: 1869-4101 (electronic)