Open Access Policy

Selcuk Medical Journal follows a free and Open Access (OA) policy. All articles are published as open access at

Open Access (OA) journals are scholarly journals that reach readers online without legal or technical barriers. Open Access (OA) provides opportunities for unrestricted access and re-use. Open Access creates a network for reaching the widest reader, for sharing and reconstructing all publications.

This journal has been accepted and supported by BOAI (Budapest Open Access Initiative) on 12 September 2012. Click here for detailed information about the open access policies supported by Selcuk Medical Journal. All publications in the journal are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International Licence.

Users may read, download, copy, share, print, search or link to the full text of the articles in Selcuk Medical Journal without permission from the publisher or author. The relevant article must be quoted in order for these terms and conditions to be valid. It is in accordance with the open access definition of BOAI and allows articles to be reproduced free of charge with appropriate citation information. Journal materials are non-commercial and may not be used for commercial purposes.

All authors publishing in the journal accept these principles as the terms of publication.
You can get detailed information by clicking on the Creative Commons Attribution licence in International Version 4 (CC BY-NC 4.0). (