Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing

Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing (PRINT ISSN 1925-4008, ONLINE ISSN 1925-4016) is a peer-reviewed international scientific and open access journal published by Sciedu Press. JBGC's primary goal is to publish advances in imaging diagnosis, intervention, and development of imaging, graphics and computing in biophysics area. It is published in both online and printed versions.

JBGC is included in:

  • EBSCOhost
  • ProQuest
  • Gale's Academic Databases
  • Google Scholar
  • Lockss
  • PKP Open Archives Harvester
  • The Standard Periodical Directory
Areas include but are not limited to:
  • Imaging diagnosis
  • Magnetic resonance imaging(MRI)
  • Radiology
  • Computer-aided diagnosis
  • Ultrasonic imaging
  • Augmented-reality medical visualization
  • Molecular imaging
  • Nuclear medicine imaging(PET, etc.)
  • Imaging genomics
  • Image-guided therapy
  • Confocal and multiphoton microscopy imaging
  • Optical micro endoscope imaging
  • Photoacoustic imaging
  • Infrared radiation
  • Scanning techniques(CT, X ray, etc.)

To facilitate rapid publication and minimize administrative costs, The Journal accepts Online submission and Email submission. For online submission, please register and then follow the instructions given.


Original research, Clinical practice, Reviews, Case reports.


2014 Q2: Articles Received: 10; Accepted: 5; Rejected: 3; Published: 3; Retracted: 0

2014 Q1: Articles Received: 6; Accepted: 3; Rejected: 2; Published: 4; Retracted: 0

2013: Articles Received: 56; Accepted: 22; Rejected: 13;  Published: 45; Retracted: 0

2013 Q4: Articles Received: 13; Accepted: 2; Rejected: 1; Published: 5; Retracted: 0

2013 Q3: Articles Received: 13; Accepted: 9; Rejected: 2;  Published: 13; Retracted: 0

2013 Q2: Articles Received: 15; Accepted: 8; Rejected: 3; Published: 13; Retracted: 0

2013 Q1: Articles Received: 15; Accepted: 3; Rejected: 7; Published: 12; 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.




Call for papers--Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing


Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing (JBGC) is pleased to announce a call for papers in the subject area of Biomedical Imaging. JBGC is a scholarly, peer-reviewed, quarterly publication. Interested scholars may see the journal’s profile at

If you have the befitting manuscripts, please don't hesitate to submit online or email to The submission deadline is July 15, 2014.

Please feel free to share this information with your colleagues and associates.

Posted: 2014-06-24 More...

Call for Papers of JBGC


Now we are in the process of calling for papers for the Vol. 4, No. 2 of Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing.

If you have proper articles, please don't hesitate to submit them to us. We will publish them online first, then send you the hard-copy free of charge when they are printed.

Posted: 2013-12-24 More...

Publication fee of JBGC

The publication fee for each published article in JBGC is $200, effective from July 1, 2012.  
Posted: 2012-07-01 More...

Special Issues of Imaging diagnosis (Professor Juan Ren)


To provide a rapid turn-around time regarding reviewing, publishing and to disseminate the articles freely for research, teaching and reference purposes we are releasing the special issues.

We would like to invite you to contribute manuscripts for publication in the Special Issue of Imaging diagnosis.

Benefits of the special issue for contributors/authors: Your manuscript will be open access in full text. The publication fee for these special issue open access articles will be $ 200 only.


Posted: 2012-03-15 More...

Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing(JBGC) formed first Editorial Review Board

JBGC'S first Editorial Review Board has been established, consisting of more than 70 surgeons, radiologists, researchers and experts in biomedical graphics and computing area.


Posted: 2011-09-02 More...
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Vol 4, No 3 (2014)

Journal of Biomedical Graphics and Computing, Vol. 4, No. 3, August 2014

Table of Contents

Original Research

Effect of iterative reconstructions in low dose computed tomography PDF
TBS Buxi, Anurag Yadav, Kishan Singh Rawat, Samarjit Singh Ghuman p1
Computed tomographic evaluation of mediastinal masses/lesions with contrast enhancement and correlation with pathological diagnosis – a study of 120 cases PDF
Harmeet Kaur, Punit Tiwari, Pankaj Dugg, Jasmine Ghuman, Pankaj Shivhare, Raghbir S Mehmi p28
Reduction of false positives at vessel bifurcations in computerized detection of lung nodules PDF
Yukihiro Nomura, Mitsutaka Nemoto, Yoshitaka Masutani, Shouhei Hanaoka, Takeharu Yoshikawa, Soichiro Miki, Eriko Maeda, Naoto Hayashi, Naoki Yoshioka, Kuni Ohtomo p36
Ante-grade ureteric stenting, retrospective experience in managing 89 patients: Indications, complications and outcome PDF
Anthony Kodzo-Grey Venyo, Tessa Hanley, Michael Barrett, Ali Nawaz Khan p47
The role of 18F-FDG-PET/CT in initial staging and re-staging of head and neck cancer PDF
Abdullah Demirkan, Pelin Ozcan Kara, Kayhan Oztürk, Oktay Sari, Nazim Barıs Kanat, Izzet Ozgür Ozlük, Ahmet Kibar p57


Functional brain imaging and its application to uncover mechanisms driving food intake in humans PDF
Claudio L. Lafortuna, Sarah A. Tabozzi, Rizzo Giovanna p10

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