Editor-in-Chief
Camelia DIACONU, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania

Co-Editor-in-Chief
Irinel POPESCU, Surgery, President of the Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences, Bucharest, Romania

Founding Editor

M. POPESCU BUZEU, Romania

 

Honorary Editors

Kaya BEKIROGLU, Surgery, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

Niki AGNANTIS, Pathology , University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
George ANDROUTSOS, Biomedical Research Foundation Academy of Athens, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Somer ONES, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
Ion ABABII, ENT, “N. Testemitanu” State University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova

Editors
Vladmila BOJANIC, Institute for Pathophysiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis, Nis, Serbia
Hasan BESIM, General Surgery, Near East University, Nicosia, Northern Cyprus
Gheorghe CIOBANU, Medical Emergencies, “N. Testemitanu” State University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Sabri ERGUNEY, General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
Ninoslav IAVANOVSKI, Nephrology, University Sts Cyril and Methodius, Medical Faculty Skopje, Skopje, FYR Macedonia
Marianna KARAMANOU, History of Medicine, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Fanny RIBAROVA, Medical College (Nutrition and Biochemistry), Medical University-Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria

Assistant Editor
Adriana MILEA, Bucharest, Romania

Editorial Board
Süha AKPINAR, Radiology, Near East State University, Nicosia, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Raymond ARDAILLOU, National Academy of Medicine of France, Paris, France
Daniela BARTOS, Internal Medicine, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Kandemir BEROVA, Orthopedic Surgery, Nicosia, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Jacques-Louis BINET, Hematology, National Academy of Medicine of France, Paris, France
Zoran BOJANIC, Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis, Nis, Serbia
Andre BOURGEON, Surgery, National Academy of Medicine of France, Paris, France
Giancarlo BRACALE, Vascular Surgery, “Federico II” University, Napoli, Italy
Koco CAKALAROSKI, Nephrology, University Sts Cyril and Methodius, Medical Faculty Skopje, Skopje, FYR Macedonia
Olga CERNETSCHI, Obstetrics and Gynecology, “N. Testemitanu” State University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Jean-Michel CORMIER, Vascular Surgery, University Paris VI, Paris, France
Daniel COUTURIER, Gastroenterology, University of Paris V, Paris, France
Stella DASKALOPOULOU, Department of Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine and Division of Experimental Medicine, Vascular Health Unit, McGill University, Canada
Sergulen DERVISOGLU, Pathology, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
Roberto Di DONATO, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Ionel DROC, Cardiology, Army’s Clinic Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, Bucharest, Romania
Ertugrul GAZIOGLU, General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa, Istanbul, Turkey
Gheorghe GHIDIRIM, Surgery,“N. Testemitanu” State University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Fernando Gomez-FERRER BAYO, General Surgery, Medical University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Veselina GORANOVA-MARINOVA, Department of Immunology, Medical University-Plovdiv, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Ioannis GRAMMATIKAKIS, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Athens Medical School, General University Hospital “Attikon”, Athens, Greece
Michel HUGUIER, Surgery, National Academy of Medicine of France, Paris, France
Mehmet INAN, General Surgery, Magusa Medical Center, Gazimagusa, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Ognen IVANOVSKI, University Clinic of Urology, Medical Faculty Skopje, Skopje, FYR Macedonia
Ioannis KAKADIARIS, Computational Biomedicine Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Texas, USA
Ioannis KARAITIANOS, Surgery, St. Savvas Cancer Hospital, Athens, Greece
Afroditi KARAITIANOU-VELONAKI, Microbiology, Greece
Ashraf W. KHIR, Cardiovascular Biomechanics, Institute of Bioengineering, Brunel University, London, UK
Ioan LASCAR, Plastic Surgery, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Gerald MAURER, Cardiology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Minodora MAZUR, Rheumatology, “N. Testemitanu” State University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Maja MILOJKOVIC, Pathophysiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis, Nis, Serbia
Igor NIKOLOV, University Clinic of Nephrology, Medical Faculty Skopje, Skopje, FYR Macedonia
Theodore PAPAIOANNOU, Biomedical Engineering Unit, First Department of Cardiology, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Valentina PETKOVA, Department of Social Pharmacy, Medical University-Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
Mentor PETRELA, Neurosurgery, University Hospital Center UHC “Mother Teresa”, Tirana, Albania
Pierre Francois PLOUIN, Cardiology, National Academy of Medicine of France, Paris, France
Zivko POPOV, MASA (Macedonian Academy of Science and Arts), Skopje, FYR Macedonia
Theodora PSALTOPOULOU, Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Ninel REVENCO, Pediatry, “N. Testemitanu” State University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Gheorghe ROJNOVEANU, Surgery, “N. Testemitanu” State University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
David L ROWLAND, Department of Psychology, Valparaiso University, Indiana, USA
Boryana RUSEVA, Department of Physiology, Medical University-Pleven, Pleven, Bulgaria
Zoubeir Ben SAFTA, General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia
Adrian SAFTOIU, Gastroenterology, Copenhagen University, Herlev Hospital, Denmark, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Craiova, Romania
Vasile SARBU, General Surgery, “Ovidius” University of Medicine Constanta, Constanta, Romania
Theodoros N. SERGENTANIS, Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Greece
Galina SEVEROVA, University Clinic of Nephrology, Medical Faculty Skopje, Skopje, FYR Macedonia
Andrija SMELCEROVIC, Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis, Nis, Serbia
Nikolaos STERGIOPULOS, Laboratory of Hemodynamics and Cardiovascular Technology, Institute of Boiengineering, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Grigore TINICA, Cardiovascular Surgery, “Gr. T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Iasi, Romania
Latchezar TROYKOV, Department of Neurology, Medical University-Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
Gregory TSOUCALAS, History of Medicine, Medical School, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
Ion TINTOIU, Cardiology, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Jovan VASILIEVIC, Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
Calin VICOL, Cardiac Surgery, “Ludwig Maximilian” University Munich, Munchen, Germany
Tsekomir VODENITCHAROV, Department of Health Politic and Management, Medical University-Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
Junjie XIAO, Regeneration and Ageing Lab, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China