New Impact Factor for Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery: 0.5

Published: 2024-06-21

We are pleased to announce that Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery (ALES) has attained its latest impact factor for the 2023 citation year: 0.5 (Figure 1).

Figure 1. Journal Impact Factor of ALES 

The Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery (ISSN 2518-6973; Ann Laparosc Endosc Surg; ALES;; is an international, open-access, peer-reviewed journal covering research and clinical aspects of minimal access surgery in general surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, urological surgery, gynecology & obstetrics, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngology and head & neck surgery. It aims at promoting the development of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery around the world. The main role of the Journal is to be a professional and comprehensive platform for surgeons around the world to share results of research, diffuse and analyze innovative or traditional surgical techniques, and provide the reader with up-to-date knowledge in the field of laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery, for the ultimate benefit of patients.

This recent achievement highlights the significant scientific reach and respect that the journal has garnered in the laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery fields. With the opportunity, we would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude to all our Editorial Team Members, Guest Editors, Authors, and Reviewers for their contributions to the journal.

As we move forward, we are committed to maintaining the highest publishing standards and fostering collaboration with our editorial team, contributors, and all those interested in the field. Together, we will continue to bring exciting, high-impact content to the readers of Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery.

Editorial Office
Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery

June 21, 2024