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Scars, Burns & Healing

Published in Association with Katie Piper Foundation
Other Titles in:
Plastic Surgery | Surgery | Wound Care

eISSN: 20595131 | ISSN: 20595131 | Current volume: 9 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Yearly

Scars, Burns & Healing is a peer reviewed, open access journal, which focuses on scar and burns research, with the breadth of science and medicine related to healing. Research in diverse fields from tissue engineering to genetics is increasingly brought to bear on scar and burns research improving our understanding and paving the way for better treatments. Please see the Aims and Scopes tab for further information.

This journal is the official journal of the Katie Piper Foundation.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).


Why publish in Scars, Burns & Healing?

  • Rapid online publication in the only international journal with a specialist focus on scar research
  • Rigorous peer review of your scholarly work
  • No page or color charges
  • A free language editing service for articles from non-English speaking regions


Open access article processing charge (APC) information

The APC for this journal is currently £1500.

The article processing charge (APC) is payable when a manuscript is accepted after peer review, before it is published. The APC is subject to taxes where applicable. Please see further details here.


Submission information

Submit your manuscript today at http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/SBH

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Contact

Please direct any queries to Philippa.stevens@sagepub.co.uk

Scars, Burns & Healing is a peer reviewed, open access journal, bringing together the specialist focus of scar and burns research, with the breadth of science and medicine related to healing. Research in diverse fields from tissue engineering to genetics is increasingly brought to bear on scar and burns research improving our understanding of disease in general and paving the way for better treatments.

- It is the only international journal which includes a specialist focus on scar research.
- Its content is designed in such a way to have relevance to a lay audience as well as a clinical and scientific one.
- It is fully peer reviewed and published open access to ensure maximum dissemination; all published content is freely available to view, ensuring the greatest visibility and impact for research in the areas of scars, buns and healing.
- Full colour publication for all articles.
- Affiliation with The Katie Piper Foundation ensures a wide and varied audience for your research

Editor-in-Chief
Kayvan Shokrollahi Mersey Regional Burns Service, Whiston Hospital, Liverpool, UK
Managing Editor
RuthAnn Fanstone Centre for Global Burn Injury Policy & Research, Swansea University
Associate Editor
Andrew Thompson University of Sheffield, UK
Ascanio Tridente Whiston Hospital, St Helens' and Knowsley NHS Trust and The University of Sheffield, UK
Editorial Board
Mark Brewin Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, UK
H. Eray Copcu G-CAT ( Gene, Cell and Tissue Academy), Stembio, Tubitak Marmara Technocity, Gebze, Turkey
Baljit Dheansa Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, UK
William Dickson MBE South West Burn Operational Delivery Network, UK
Peter Dziewulski St. Andrew's Centre for Plastic Surgery and Burns, Mid Essex Hospital Services, UK
Dale Edgar The University of Notre Dame, Australia
Sian Falder Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK
Nicolas Frasson Cliniques-STER, France
Gerd Gauglitz Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
Diana Harcourt UWE Bristol, UK
C. Scott Hultman UNC School of Medicine, North Carolina, USA
Frederik Huss Burn Center, Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
Jorge Leon-Villapalis Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
Wei Liu Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
Koen Maertens Organisation for Burns, Scar After-Care & Research, Antwerp, Belgium
Peter Moortgat Organisation for Burns, Scar After-Care & Research, Antwerp, Belgium
Ciaran P. O'Boyle Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and The University of Nottingham, UK
Sarah Pape Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Susan Peirce Cedar, Cardiff University School of Engineering, Cardiff, UK
Alan Phipps Pinderfields General Hospital, Wakefield, UK
Warren Matthew Rozen Monash University, Monash Medical Centre, Victoria, Australia
Marcela Vizcaychipi Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
Stuart Watson Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, UK
Iain S. Whitaker Swansea University Medical School & Welsh Centre for Burns and Plastic Surgery, Swansea, UK
Amber Young The Healing Foundation Children's Burns Research Centre and South West Children's Burns Centre, Bristol, UK
Editorial Assitant
Rym Alaoui United Kingdom
Lay Reviewer
Julie Campbell Cann United Kingdom
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