International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging

International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging (IJDI) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal published by the Sciedu Press. It provides an academic platform for professionals and researchers to contribute innovative work in the field of diagnostic imaging. IJDI carries original and full-length articles that reflect the latest research and developments in both theoretical and practical aspects of diagnostic imaging.

The journal is striving to achieve high quality through double-blind peer review, as specified in Author Guidelines.

IJDI is included in:

  • EBSCOhost
  • Google Scholar
  • ProQuest

The journal is published in both print and online versions. The online version is free access and download.

To facilitate rapid publication and to minimize administrative costs, the journal accepts Online submission and Email submission. All manuscripts and any supplementary material can be submitted via the journal’s Online Submission and peer-review system or email to For online submission, please create a new account and then follow the instructions given.

IJDI’s Sections:

Original Articles, Case Report, Reviews.


2014: Articles Received: 64; Accepted: 34; Rejected: 4; Published: 35; Retracted: 0

2014 Q4: Articles Received: 10; Accepted: 6; Rejected: 1; Published: 7; Retracted: 0

2014 Q3: Articles Received: 15; Accepted: 2; Rejected: 0; Published: 3; Retracted: 0

2014 Q2: Articles Received: 9; Accepted: 11; Rejected: 2; Published:13; Retracted: 0


What is e-Version FirstTM

e-Version First is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article. We aim to publish accepted manuscripts in e-Version First in two week's time after the final draft completed.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a) Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b) Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission. The review process may take 2-4 weeks.

c) Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d) The authors revise paper and pay publication fee (200.00 USD).

e) After publication, the corresponding author will receive the copy of printed journal, free of charge.

f) E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.


The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.




Acknowledgement to all reviewers


The editor of "International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging" would like to express our great appreciation to all our valued reviewers who contributed to the journal in 2014.

Your constructive comments made great contribution to the development of our journal. Please accept our deepest thanks for your knowledge, time and continuing efforts.

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Vol 2, No 1 (2015)

International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2015, e-Version FirstTM

Table of Contents


The role of PET scans in the management of Cholangiocarcinoma and Gallbladder Cancer: A systematic review for surgeons PDF
Sanket Srinivasa, Bernard McEntee, Jonathan B. Koea p1
Demographic and radiologic characteristics of patients with an accessory spleen: An octennial experience PDF
Aydın Bora, Alpaslan Yavuz, Muhammed Alpaslan, Güneş Açıkgöz, Mehmet Deniz Bulut, Halil Arslan p10
Split cord malformation type I: Technical notes on the subject of a rare variant of a rare malformation PDF
Bruno Lourenço Costa, José Augusto Costa, Gustavo Bento Soares, Carla Domingos, Marcos Barbosa p16
Reduction of image noise in high-pitch CT imaging of the abdomen using a first generation iterative reconstruction algorithm - a phantom study PDF
Beeres Martin, Graf Thomas, Herrmann Eva, Bauer Ralf W, Kerl J Matthias, Schell Boris, Siebenhandl Petra, Lee Clara, Gruber-Rouh Tatjana, Vogl Thomas J, Lehnert Thomas p29
Features of non-malignant thoracic lesions on F-18 FDG PET/CT scan PDF
Ba Nguyen p34
Correlation of vitamin D levels with burden of white matter lesions in individuals with Prader-Willi syndrome PDF
Jennifer L Miller, Ilona M Schmalfuss p47
3D-SCoBeP: 3D medical image registration using sparse coding and belief propagation PDF
Aminmohammad Roozgard, Nafise Barzigar, Pramode Verma, Samuel Cheng p54


The urinary catheter technique: A novel approach to right heart catheterization via the antecubital venous system PDF
Michele A Coceani p20
Rapid bedside diagnosis of pyomyositis with ultrasound-guided needle aspiration PDF
Arash Kohanteb, Diku Mandavia, Dina Seif p24

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International Journal of Diagnostic Imaging

ISSN 2331-5857 (Print)  ISSN 2331-5865 (Online)

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