Aim and Scope

The Turkish Journal of Oncology is an international quarterly periodical published on independent, unbiased, double-blinded and peer-review principles. The language of publication is English. However titles of articles, abstracts and keywords are also published in Turkish on the journal’s website.

The Turkish Journal of Oncology aims to publish qualified and original clinical,experimental and basic research on oncology at the international level. The journal’s scope also covers editorial comments, reviews of innovations in medical education and practice, case reports, scientific letters, educational articles, letters to the editor, articles on publication ethics, and reviews.

The target readership includes academic members, specialists, residents, and general practitioners working in the fields of oncology, radiation oncology, nuclear medicine, and internal medicine.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are conducted in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), the Council of Science Editors (CSE), the European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

The Turkish Journal Oncology is indexed in the Web of Science, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, EBSCO, CINAHLEMBASE/Excerpta Medica, Index Copernicus, DOAJ, Gale, and Tubitak TR index.

The requirements for submission of manuscripts and detailed information about the evaluation process are available in the published journal and also as ‘Instructions for Authors’ on the website (

Statements and opinions expressed in the Turkish Journal of Oncology reflect the views of the author(s). All liability for the advertisements rests with the appropriate organization(s). The Turkish Society of Radiation Oncology, the editor-in-chief and KARE PUBLISHING do not accept any responsibility for these articles and advertisements.


The Turkish Journal of Oncology is printed on acid-free paper. Applications for subscriptions should be made to the editorial office. The abstracts and full texts of published articles can be accessed free of charge at

Article Processing Charge

As of November 30, 2023, Turkish Journal of Oncology received a 200 USD (VAT included) article processing charge (APC) for each article accepted for publication following the peer-review process.

Owner-Publisher:           Turkish Society for Radiation Oncology
Address:        Halaskargazi Cad. Şişlisarayı Apt. No: 141, Da: 8 Osmanbey, Şişli, İstanbul, Türkiye
Phone:            +90 212 219 63 82
Fax:                 +90 212 219 63 43

Publisher:      Kare Yayıncılık (Kare Publishing)
Address:        Göztepe Mah., Fahrettin Kerim Gökay Cad. No: 200, Da: 2, Kadıköy, İstanbul, Türkiye
Phone:           +90 216 550 61 11
Fax:               +90 216 550 61 12