Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology is a peer-reviewed journal, that focuses on diseases affecting the oro-facial and related head & neck regions. Published two times a year, it covers a spectrum of articles which include:
a) High quality original research, clinical trials and experimental studies (in vivo and in vitro), pertaining to the specialty. Hypothesis driven research works with significant positive/negative results are encouraged.
b) Comprehensive and insightful review and mini-review literature pertaining to topics related and relevant to the specialty.
c) Reports of cases which maybe rare in occurrence or show an uncommon presentation. Cases that provide a novel outlook on etiology, pathogenesis, clinical presentations, histopathology, diagnosis and/or treatment of disorders, are encouraged.
d) We also publish letters to the editor, short communications, book reviews and photomicrographs and images of interesting cases.
The journal provides a forum for discussion and publication of topics related to the fields of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral Microbiology, Oral Medicine and Radiology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Oncology and Forensic Dentistry. It also publishes relevant articles on general pathology, microbiology, oncology, dermatology, oto-laryngology, gastro-enterology, biochemistry, genetics, immunology and hematology.
This publication is of interest to oral and maxillofacial surgeons, head and neck surgeons, oral medicine and radiology specialists, pathologists, specialists in forensics, general dental practitioners, dental care professionals, special care dentists, oto-rhino-laryngologists, radiation and medical oncologists, physicians, nurses, radiologists as well as others interested in these fields.