Advanced Surgical Techniques and Procedures (ASTP)
To advance surgical knowledge and practice by promoting latest advanced surgical techniques and innovative surgical procedures.
Aims & Scope: Advanced Surgical Techniques and Procedures (ASTP) is an international bimonthly peer-reviewed journal addressing cutting-edge surgical techniques and procedures which enable physicians to keep up-to-date evidence base knowledge and apply them to everyday surgical practice.
ASTP Journal provides opportunity for practicing surgeons from different specialties to cross breed ideas on the advanced surgical techniques such as laparoscopy, endoscopy, NOTES, and robotics.
ASTP journal accepts original reports, review articles, case reports, case reviews, innovations, clinical images, advanced techniques, editorials and letters, Video format of the articles for publication. The journal provides complete, timely, accurate, practical coverage of surgical techniques and procedures; preoperative and postoperative patient management; complications; and new developments in instrumentation and technology.
ASTP publishes a broad range of surgery related research articles including, but not limited to:
Ablation Techniques, Ambulatory Surgical Procedures, Surgical Anastomosis, Assisted Circulation, Bariatric Surgery, Biopsy, Bloodless Medical and Surgical Procedures, Non-Therapeutic Body Modification, Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures, Curettage, Debridement, Surgical Decompression, Deep Brain Stimulation, Device Removal, Digestive System Surgical Procedures, Dissection, Drainage, Electrosurgery, Endocrine Surgical Procedures, Extracorporeal Circulation, Surgical Hemostasis, Laparotomy, Ligation, Lymph Node Excision, Mastectomy, Metastasectomy, Microsurgery, Intraoperative Monitoring, Obstetric Surgical Procedures, Neurosurgical Procedures, Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures, Oral Surgical Procedures, Orthopedic Procedures, Ostomy, Pelvic Exenteration, Perioperative Care, Perioperative Period, Prosthesis Implantation, Punctures, Reconstructive Surgical Procedures, Reoperation, Second-Look Surgery, Splenectomy, Computer-Assisted Surgery, Elective Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures, Minor Surgical Procedures, Symphysiotomy, Thoracic Surgical Procedures, Transplantation, Ultrasonic Surgical Procedures, Urogenital Surgical Procedures, and Wound Closure Techniques.