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Aesthetic Surgery Journal

Associate Professor, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
2013 Impact Factor: 2.034
2013 Ranking: 65/202 in Surgery
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)

Aesthetic Surgery Journal is a peer-reviewed international journal focusing on scientific developments and clinical techniques in aesthetic surgery. An official publication of the 2400-member American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), ASJ is also the official English-language journal of thirteen major international societies of plastic, aesthetic and reconstructive surgery representing South America, Central America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East and the official journal of The Rhinoplasty Society.

Included in the Journal are:

  • Original research and review articles on topics relevant to the safe and effective practice of aesthetic surgery including anatomical studies, outcomes of clinical techniques, and patient safety
  • Original articles outlining technical details of established and developing aesthetic surgical and non-surgical treatments for enhancement of the face, body and skin
  • Original contributions, review articles and commentary from related disciplines such as anesthesiology, bariatric surgery, dermatology, genetics, psychiatry, psychology, oncology and radiology
  • Important research and techniques in reconstructive surgical procedures having a significant aesthetic component
  • Scientific evaluation and commentary regarding the effects of aesthetic surgical and nonsurgical interventions on such measures as quality of life, psychological and social functioning, and self-esteem in diverse gender, age and cultural contexts

Developments in the broadening relationship of aesthetic surgery to the full range of medical and allied health care fields

The Journal also includes Continuing Medical Education (CME) articles and exams.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Subscription Information :

Members of the following affiliate societies qualify for a discounted membership:
Argentine Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive Surgery
Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery
Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Colombian Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, Maxillofacial, and Hand Surgery
Costa Rican Association of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery
Dutch Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
French Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
Hellenic Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
Israel Society for Plastic Surgeons
Italian Association for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Japan Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Korean Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive Surgery
Panamanian Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons of Thailand
Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons of Thailand
The Rhinoplasty Society
Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

If you are a member of an affiliate society, please order here.

Individual articles are available for immediate purchase online (See View Full-Text icon above). Print copies of individual issues can be purchased by contacting the SAGE Journals Customer Service department 1-800-818-7243.

If you are eligible for non-standard pricing please contact Journals Customer Service department 1-800-818-7243 for a price quote.

Frequency: Not Yet Specified eISSN: 1527-330X ISSN: 1090-820X
Months of Distribution: January , February , March , May , July , August , September , November Current Volume: 34 Current Issue: 7
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