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Wiener klinische Wochenschrift

The Central European Journal of Medicine

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13.07.2018 | review article Open Access

Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster Oncology (LBC ONC): first 10 years and future perspectives

In 2008 the Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster Oncology (LBC ONC) was established on the basis of two previous Ludwig Boltzmann Institutes working in the field of hematology and cancer research. The general aim of the LBC ONC is to improve treatment of …

13.07.2018 | Lyme Borreliosis

Hard ticks as vectors—some basic issues

There are various arthropods (e.g. insects, chiggers, mites, ticks) that take one or more blood meals on terrestrial vertebrates in the course of their lifetime. Among them are ixodid ticks (Acari, Ixodidae), all of which are obligately …

12.07.2018 | original article Open Access

Official definitions for undesirable medical events

Are they correctly applied in medicine?

Medical litigation following especially surgical treatment is ever more becoming an issue if the course of the disease deviates from the expected one [ 1 ]. In a report published previously we investigated the general population’s attitude towards …

29.06.2018 | review article

Diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection

A short review

Helicobacter pylori infections represent an important factor in the pathogenesis of chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer, MALT lymphoma and gastric adenocarcinoma. The recently published Maastricht V/Florence consensus report indicated that the urea …

14.01.2016 | Lyme Borreliosis

Management approaches for suspected and established Lyme disease used at the Lyme disease diagnostic center

2015 marks the 27th year that the Lyme Disease Diagnostic Center, located in New York State in the United States, has provided care for patients with suspected or established deer tick-transmitted infections. There are five deer tick-transmitted …

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The Wiener klinische Wochenschrift - The Central European Journal of Medicine - is an international scientific medical journal covering the entire spectrum of clinical medicine and related areas such as ethics in medicine, public health and the history of medicine. In addition to original articles, the Journal features editorials and leading articles on newly emerging topics, review articles, case reports and a broad range of special articles. Experimental material will be considered for publication if it is directly relevant to clinical medicine. The number of international contributions has been steadily increasing. Consequently, the international reputation of the journal has grown in the past several years.

Founded in 1888, the Wiener klinische Wochenschrift - The Central European Journal of Medicine - is certainly one of the most prestigious medical journals in the world and takes pride in having been the first publisher of landmarks in medicine.

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