Skip to main content


Wiener klinische Wochenschrift

The Central European Journal of Medicine

Wiener klinische Wochenschrift OnlineFirst articles

07.12.2017 | original article

Epilepsy surgery in infants

Safety issues and developmental outcome

The incidence of epilepsy is highest during infancy and early childhood [ 1 – 3 ]. Most of these early onset epilepsies are characterized by high seizure frequency, persistent severe electroencephalograph (EEG) abnormalities and pharmacoresistance …

05.12.2017 | Original Article

Performance of 4 years of population-based mammography screening for breast cancer combined with ultrasound in Tyrol / Austria

In Austria, breast cancer is the most frequent cancer among women with approximately 5500 new cancer cases (30% of all female cancers) diagnosed in 2011 [ 1 ]. In Tyrol, a state in western Austria with a female population of approximately 368,000 …

05.12.2017 | review article

The 2017 ESC/EACTS guidelines on the management of valvular heart disease

What is new and what has changed compared to the 2012 guidelines?

Numerous new data on the diagnosis and management of valvular heart disease published since 2012 made an update of the practice guidelines of the European Society of Cardiology and European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery necessary. This was …

04.12.2017 | original article

Initial Slovenian experience with MitraClip therapy

Careful selection of patients is crucial for optimal outcome

Mitral regurgitation (MR) is the second most common valvular heart disease in the western world next to aortic stenosis with an increasing incidence through aging [ 1 ]. As the population ages, we are faced with new challenges on how to treat …

21.11.2017 | Clinical-Pathological Conference Open Access

Clinical-Pathological Conference Series from the Medical University of Graz

Case No 153: A 55-year-old woman with atypical multiple sclerosis and irritable bowel syndrome

Aktuelle Ausgaben

Über diese Zeitschrift

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.

Weitere Informationen