Dokkyo Medical Journal (DKMJ) publishes original papers in the areas of medical science and its related fields. Case reports, short communications, and review articles are also welcome.

Manuscripts should be in English. An English check of the manuscripts by a competent and knowledgeable native speaker is recommended, if authors who feel their English language manuscript may require editing to eliminate possible grammatical or spelling errors and to conform to correct scientific English.

By submitting manuscript, author(s) must certify in cover letter that the manuscript is not being simultaneously considered by other journals and that any portion of your current paper has not been previously published in any journal in any language by you or your collaborators except for meeting abstracts or short proceedings.

After acceptance of an article for publication, the copyright of the article shall be exclusively assigned to the Journal. To reproduce the article in part or in any form, the author(s) must obtain permission from the Editorial Office at

【About the Journal】
Editor-in-Chief: Shigeki Yamaguchi
Frequency: Once every 3 months (March, June, September and December)
ISSN: Online ISSN: 2436-522X
    Print ISSN : 2436-5211
Journal abbreviation: Dokkyo Med J
Publisher: KYORINSHA Publishing Co. Ltd