Turkish Archives of Pediatrics

Turkish Archives of Pediatrics (Turk Arch Pediatr) is an scientific, open access periodical published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles. The journal is the official publication of the Turkish Pediatrics Association, and it is published bimonthly in January, March, May, July, September, and November. The publication language of the journal is English.

Turkish Archives of Pediatrics aims to contribute to international literature by publishing high-quality research papers and letters to the editor in the field of pediatrics. Review articles can only be prepared by academics upon invitation. The journal’s target audience includes academics and expert physicians working in pediatrics and other relevant specialists.

Turkish Archives of Pediatrics is currently indexed in Web of Science- Emerging Sources Citation Index, PubMed, Scopus, Embase, EBSCO, Gale, CINAHL, CNKI and TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE)World Association of Medical Editors (WAME)Council of Science Editors (CSE)Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (doaj.org/bestpractice).

Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at www.turkarchpediatr.org.  The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

All published content is available online, free of charge at www.turkarchpediatr.org.

All expenses of the journal are covered by the Turkish Pediatric Association. Potential advertisers should contact the Editorial Office. Advertisement images are published only upon the Editor-in-Chief’s approval.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the Turkish Pediatric Association, editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.

Turkish Archives of Pediatrics  is an open access publication, and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. All published content is available online, free of charge at www.turkarchpediatr.org.  Authors retain the copyright of their published work in the Turkish Archives of Pediatrics. The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share and adapt the content by giving the appropriate credit to the original work for noncommercial purposes.

From January 2022 onwards, content is licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY-NC 4.0 license. The journal’s back content was published under a traditional copyright license however the archive is available for free access.

Editor in Chief: Özgür Kasapçopur
Address: Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 632 86 33
Fax: +90 212 632 86 33
E-mail: [email protected]

Publisher: AVES
Address: Büyükdere Cad. 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail: [email protected]
Web page: http://avespublishing.com


EISSN 2757-6256