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Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering

Online ISSN: 2399-6854

Jui-Teng Lin(Editor-in-Chief)

Chairman & CEO New Vision Inc. Medical Photon Inc

Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering is a bimonthly, peer-reviewed journal provides up-to-date information on all aspects of medical devices and diagnostic techniques including biomechanics, bioimaging and imaging informatics.

Journal emphasizes on current concepts and techniques - with particular emphasis on the application of medical devices to pathologic diagnosis, monitoring, treatment and patient care and also development of medical devices and diagnostic techniques, including aspects of medical product regulation and of product development

Manuscripts may take the form of original empirical research, critical reviews of the literature, brief commentaries, meeting reports, case reports, innovations in clinical practice, letters and drug clinical trial studies.

Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.mdde@oatext.com

Please, follow the Instructions for Authors. In the cover letter add the name and e-mail address of 5 proposed reviewers (we can choose them or not).

Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by MDDE, is properly cited.

Jui Teng Lin


Prof. J.T. Lin, PhD (1981), University of Rochester (USA). He is the Chairman & CEO of New Vision Inc. and Visiting Professor at HE Medical University (China). He served as a Visiting Professor at National Chao-tung University and Associate Professor at the University of Central Florida, Founder & CEO of Nasdaq-listed companies, He holds over 40 patents and is the inventor (US patents, 1992, 2000) of LASIK procedure using flying-spot scanning method and the solid-state UV laser. He has published over 55 book chapters and 70 SCI journal papers. He is WHO's WHO in Leading American Executives, Model of oversea Chinese Young Entrepreneur and Fellow of American Society of Laser Surgery & Medicine. His research areas include Medical laser devices design, and applications in ophthalmology, dental and cancer therapy, basic study of photodynamic therapy, laser and tissue interactions, nanotechnology and biomaterials.

Editorial Board


Federica Scaletti

Department of Chemistry
University of Massachusetts
USA

Claudio De Lazzari

Evaluator, Biomedical Engineering National Research Council
Italy

Jui Teng Lin

Chairman & CEO,
New Vision Inc. Medical Photon Inc.
Taiwan


Moumita Ray

Department of Chemistry
University of Massachusetts
USA

Yuh-Show Tsai

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Vanderbilt University
USA

Roberto Perris

Director of Centre for Molecular and Translational Oncology
Universityu of Parma
Italy


Eddie Y.K. NG

School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (MAE) College of Engineering
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Singapore

Hui-Fen Wu

Department of Chemistry
National Sun Yat-Sen University
Taiwan

Fong-Chin Su

National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan


John D Bullock

Center for Global Health Systems
Research Boulevard
USA

Ashraf A Darwish

Ashraf A Darwish
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
Helwan University
Egypt

Bing-Huei Chen

Department of Biotechnology
Texas A&M University
USA

Review Board


Viviana di Giacomo

Department of Pharmacy
"G. d'Annunzio" University
Italy

Dr. Naisana S. Asli

Lecturer, Life Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry
University of Sydney
Australia

Idiberto José Zotarelli Filho

Stanford University School of Medicine
US


Mengfei Li

Faculty of Computer Science
Department of Simulation and Graphics
University of Magdeburg
Germany

Dr. Pedro Romero Pérez

Urology Department
Denia Hospital
Spain

Ryad Djeribi

Faculty of Science
Biofilms and Biocontamination of Materials Laboratory
Badji Mokhtar University
Algeria


Mehmet Burak Selek

Department of Medical Microbiology
Gülhane Military Medical Academy
Haydarpaşa Training Hospital
Turkey

Juergen Gschossmann

Department of Internal Medicine
Klinikum Forchheim
Germany

Filip Konecny

Plastic Surgery Laboratory
Training Coordinator
University of Toronto
Canada


Giovanni Di Bonaventura

Associate Professor of Clinical Microbiology
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
University of Chieti-Pescara Via Vestini
ITALY

Majed Mohammad Masadeh

Chairman Department of Clinical Laboratory
International Colleges for Applied Medical Sciences
Jordan

Tao Tan

Biomedical Research Building
University at Buffalo
USA

In Press

Volume 2, Issue 2


A surface plasmon enhanced FLIM-FRET imaging approach based on Au nanoparticles

Yinan Zhang Yu Chen Jun Yu David JS Birch

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

May 29, 2017


A study to assess and compare facial and dental proportions in attractive smiles

Roseline M Aishwarya N Sangamesh B Lekha K Ramesh KN

Research Article - Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

August 14, 2017


Real-time envelope detection of ultrasound radiofrequency signals using OpenCV GPU framework

Zhuhuang Z Weiwei W Shuicai W Kebin J Chang KJ Tsui PH

Research Article - Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

August 17, 2017


Current Issue

Volume 2, Issue 1


Low-thermal coagulation of pulmonary bullae by general-purpose radiofrequency cautery device in pneumothorax surgery

Takashi Iwata Aya Yamamoto Kantaro Hara Shoji Hanada

Case Series-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 27, 2017


Tighter formed staples produce stronger sealing against luminal leakage

Dwight D Henninger Jason Jones Jeffrey W Clymer

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 27, 2017


Identification of unmet clinical needs in the field of nephrology – A modified bio-design approach

Pranay Arun-Kumar Shreya Sridhar Jagdish Chaturvedi Ravi Prakash Deshpande

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 25, 2017


Evolution of root form endosseous dental implant-Transformation from bone anchored to ligament anchored implants and its neurological aspects

Siddhartha Das Vivek Soni Jayesh R Bellare

Review Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 29, 2017


Measurement of temperature dependent heat flow rate from human limbs towards thermoelectric cooling device

Gorden Link Martin Stelzle

Short Communication-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 31, 2017


Design aspects of medical laser devices

Jui-Teng Lin

Review Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

April 29, 2017


Archive


Volume 2
BBB

Low-thermal coagulation of pulmonary bullae by general-purpose radiofrequency cautery device in pneumothorax surgery

Takashi Iwata Aya Yamamoto Kantaro Hara Shoji Hanada

Case Series-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 27, 2017


Tighter formed staples produce stronger sealing against luminal leakage

Dwight D Henninger Jason Jones Jeffrey W Clymer

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 27, 2017


Identification of unmet clinical needs in the field of nephrology – A modified bio-design approach

Pranay Arun-Kumar Shreya Sridhar Jagdish Chaturvedi Ravi Prakash Deshpande

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 25, 2017


Evolution of root form endosseous dental implant-Transformation from bone anchored to ligament anchored implants and its neurological aspects

Siddhartha Das Vivek Soni Jayesh R Bellare

Review Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 29, 2017


Measurement of temperature dependent heat flow rate from human limbs towards thermoelectric cooling device

Gorden Link Martin Stelzle

Short Communication-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

March 31, 2017


Design aspects of medical laser devices

Jui-Teng Lin

Review Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

April 29, 2017


Volume 1

Dr. William Thomas Duffy Statement

Nick Kostovic

Opinion Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 24, 2016


Definition of K-BTE Medical Laser Device

Nick Kostovic

Opinion Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 24, 2016


Cytosolar protein delivery for therapeutic purpose

Moumita Ray

Editorial-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 25, 2016


Analysis of thermal therapy using infrared diode lasers operated in continuous wave and pulsed mode

Jui-Teng Lin

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 27, 2016


Progress of medical lasers: Fundamentals and Applications

Jui-Teng Lin

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 27, 2016


Progress of medical lasers: Fundamentals and Applications

Jui-Teng Lin

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 27, 2016


Dementia Testimony

Nick Kostovic

Opinion Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

November 23, 2016


Disinfecting gingival crevices by Non-thermal Atmospheric Pressure Plasma

Sun SY Huan J Wang MC

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

September 05, 2016


The use of external fixator for ankle and foot injuries management-a review on biomechanical perspective

Muhammad Hanif Ramlee AAzura Derus

Review Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

September 05, 2016


Human Recognition Based On Ear Shape Images Using PCA-Wavelets and Different Classification Methods

Ali Mahmoud Mayya Mariam Mohammad Saii

Review Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

September 16, 2016


When Nano Becomes Smart: Nanomaterial-Containing Medical Devices

Federica Scaletti

Editorial-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 05, 2016


Ultrastructural analysis application for spermatozoa study in male infertility

Pichugova SV Tulakina LG Klein AV Beykin YaB

Research Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 06, 2016


New Advanced Technology in Medicine: Bio Electron’s Photons

Nick Kostovic

Opinion Article-Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering (MDDE)

October 24, 2016


External Databases & Indexes


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Submit Manuscript


Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering welcomes direct submissions of manuscripts from authors. You can submit your manuscript to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.mdde@oatext.com

Publication Charges


Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering is an Open Access journal and we do not charge the end user when accessing a manuscript or any article. This allows the scientific community to view, download, distribution of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited, under the term of "Creative Commons Attribution License". In line with other open access journals we provide a flat fee submission structure on the acceptance of a peer-reviewed article which covers in part the entirety of the publication pathway (the article processing charge). The process includes our maintenance, submission and peer review systems and international editing, publication and submission to global indexing and tracking organisations and archiving to allow instant access to the whole article and associated supplementary documents. We also have to ensure enough investment to secure a sustainable model which ethically, legally and financially stable.

The publication charges for Medical Devices and Diagnostic Engineering are USD 1190 / GBP 960.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Why are your charges set at these levels?

All articles published in OA Text are open access. Open Access publishing implies that all readers, anywhere in the world, are allowed unrestricted to full text of articles, immediately on publication in OA Text Journals. The Article Publication Charges pay for the editorial and production costs of the journal, for hosting the website, publishing articles online, preparing HTML , PDF and XML versions of the articles and submitting the articles in electronic citation database like CrossRef.

Our financial goals are to:

  • Recover capitalization costs;
  • Produce sufficient revenue to allow for a sustainable and scalable publishing program, under continuous development;
  • Bend the publication-charge cost downward over time.

Who will pay the APC?

Corresponding author or Co-authors has to make the payment on acceptance of the article.

What type of articles are published for free?

Editorials, letters, comments, retractions, etc. will be published for free of charge. APC is applicable for the article types like Research, Review, Mini review, Case Reports, opinions etc.

When should I pay?

Corresponding author or the paying institutions should arrange for the payment once they are notified regarding acceptance of the article. APC is exempted for cases in which a wavier agreement has been made in-prior to submission.

*We request an immediate attention towards the payment as the articles will not be published unless the charges have been paid.

How do I pay?

Authors or institutions can make payments by two modes as per their convenience.

  1. Wire/Bank transfer
  2. Card payment

Note: No taxes are included in this charge, taxes will be applicable as per the policies of the country of the payee. Additional transaction charges may be levied on the author.

Can I be eligible for wavier on APC?

The waiver request will be considered on a case-by-case basis, and will be provided accordingly.

*The Waiver requests must be made during the submission process and will not be accepted after  processing of the manuscript.

Do I have to pay if my manuscript is rejected?

No, Article processing charges will not be applicable for articles rejected by the Editorial office.

Withdrawal Charges

Are reprints of my article included in the article processing charges (APCs)?

No, Article processing charges (APCs) do not include the charges for the reprints. Reprints facility is optional and should be order separately.

Special Issues


  • Nanotherapy and Nanodiagnostics: Principles and Applications

    Editors:

    Thomas F. George
    Chancellor and Professor
    Chemistry & Physics
    University of Missouri–St. Louis
    St. Louis, Missouri 63121
    USA

    Jui-teng Lin
    CEO
    New Vision, Inc.
    Taiwan

    Renat R. Letfullin
    Professor of Physics & Optical Engineering
    Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
    Terre Haute, Indiana 47803
    USA

    The scope of this issue will cover fundamentals, applications, device designs, characterization, and optical and chemical properties as associated with (but not strictly limited to) the following areas:  interaction of nanoparticles and radiation/light; nanoparticles for photothermal and photodynamic therapy; nanomedicine in bio-imaging, bio-sensing and drug delivery; cancer cell diagnostics and therapeutics; and surface plasmon resonance and Raman spectroscopy for bio-sensing.

    The article could be on original research or of a review nature.  The maximum length is 3,000 words (allowing 50 words per equation) plus a maximum of 10 figures.  A proposed deadline for our receiving abstracts for pre-review would be July 15, 2017, with a subsequent deadline of August 15 for full manuscripts.  Following a normal review process, we anticipate the issue being ready for publication by September 15, 2017.  Since this is an open-access journal, there is a fee charged to the author(s) for each article.  While the normal rate is $1190 per article, we are happy to offer you a discounted fee of $490.

    Deadline for Submissions: August 15, 2017
    Publication date: September 15, 2017

    Article Processing fee for special issue: 490 USD

    Submit manuscript to: editor.mdde@oatext.com