The journal covers all the fields of human and veterinary medicine and publishes original papers, short communications, case reports and review articles. Each published article was seen before by two reviewers and at least one specialist in foreign languages. Peer-review policy: double blind peer-review. The editors use a software that screens for plagiarism. Electronic submission is required. We inform the authors about our decision (acceptance or rejection) in 3-8 weeks after their submission. The average overall time from submission of the manuscript to publication is 10 weeks.