• Journal Information

    Advanced Ultrasound in Diagnosis and Therapy (Print ISSN: ISSN 2576-2508; Online ISSN: 2576-2516) is an open access, peer-reviewed, international English-language journal, publishing articles related to ultrasound imaging and technology of diagnosis and therapy in both basic science and clinical applications. It was launched in 2017 as a quarterly publication, and it has been indexed in databases such as SCOPUS, DOAJ, Embase, EBSCO, PubScholar, SciOpen, Google Scholar, and Baidu Academic. The Cite Score for the years 2022 and 2023 is 0.2 and 0.77, respectively, indicating a rapid growth phase in the journal's impact factor. The expected impact factor on Web of Science is 5.157, and the H-index is 9.77. The author instruction is updated on November 22, 2023.

    Advanced Ultrasound in Diagnosis and Therapy (AUDT) focuses on developments in ultrasound imaging and technology of diagnosis and therapy in both basic science and clinical applications. It provides a forum for practicing radiologists, imaging researchers, technologists and trainees to exchange information in the field of medical ultrasound. The journal also aims to be a valuable resource for non-radiologist clinicians.

    AUDT is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes the innovative and original research articles in ultrasound, x-rays, computed tomography, magnetic resonance, nuclear medicine, and other imaging modalities related to morphology and functional studies. The journal also encourages submitting the original articles in fields of image-guided therapy, molecular imaging, translational medicine, and artificial intelligence technology for medical imaging. Contributions describing novel image techniques, processing and analysis are encouraged.

    The scope of AUDT will include original papers, review articles, editorial letters, technical developments, graphic papers, educational articles, case reports, letters to the editor and some special reports in ultrasound and radiologic imaging. 

    Publishing Schedule


    AUDT is published quarterly. Theme based issues are published at regular intervals as "Special Issues".




    AUDT is open access journal under Creative Commons license. Readers can freely access the journal and individual articles from the journal website without its subscription. The print version of the journal is available for subscription to institutional libraries.




    AUDT has its own mechanism for electronic backup and preservation. The self repository is used to archive the articles as per DOI identification number. AUDT also archives published articles via indexing agencies such as DOAJ.


    Advertising Policy


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    9. Any reference to the publisher or it products or services in advertisements, promotional material, or merchandising by the advertiser or the agency is subject to the publisher’s prior written approval for each such use.

    10. The publisher is not responsible for any damages, including but not limited to actual, direct, incidental, or consequential damages, for errors in displaying an advertisement.

    11. The publisher will not be bound by any condition, printed or otherwise, appearing on any insertion order or copy instructions when such conditions conflict with the conditions set forth in this policy statement.

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    Screening for Plagiarism

    The manuscripts that are submitted into this journal will be screened for plagiarism using Crossref Similarity Check.

    Editorial Team
    International Editorial Office:

    Xianghong Luo, PhD, MD, Dr
    Medical Science Monitor
    Room 409, Floor 4, Building No. 3

    NO.100 Haining Road, Hongkou District
    Shanghai 200080, China
    Email: Publisher@AUDT.org

    Manuscript submissions only via journal's website at www.JournalAdvancedUltrasound.com
    Log in to the Author's Service located on the left side menu and follow the instructions.
    Please note: you have to register before first submission.

    Cambridgepark Drive, Suite 301 Cambridge, MA 02140,

    Zhaojun Li, PhD, MD, Dr (Managing Editor)
    Jingzhi Li, PhD, MD, Dr (Managing Editor)
    Desheng Sun, PhD, MD, Dr (Managing Editor)
    Fan Yang, PhD, MD, Dr (Managing Editor)
    Yuchuan Hu (Webmastering and IT)
    Li Li (Production)

    English Language professional service:
    Robin Switzer (New York, NY, USA)
    Dinah Parums (Oxford, UK)
    Ethics and Publication Policy Advisor
    Paula Ganz (New York, NY, USA)

Open Access, Peer-reviewed

ISSN 2576-2516 (Online)

ISSN 2576-2508 (Print)

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