Founded in the year 1921.
The position of editor in chief throughout its history was holded by famous surgeons: professors S. P. Fedorov, Ya. O. Halpern, I. I. Kalchenko, member of National Academy of Sciences O. O. Shalimov, correspondent member of National Academy of Sciences V. F. Saienko, correspondent member of National Academy of Sciences M. Yu. Nichitailo. Current editor in Chief is correspondent member of National Academy of Medical Sciences O. Yu. Usenko (from January 2015).
Journal “Klinichna Khirurgiia” is one of the most important souses of up-to-date information about current surgical issues. All publications in the journal are thoroughly reviewed by leading specialists. The journal submits articles of scientific and practical importance for wide circle of surgeons and related specialists. We publish the proceedings of national and international medical conferences as well as original studies.
The authors’ names and the article titles have been indexed by international scientific databases - Scopus, EBSCOhost, Google Scholar etc, which increases the writer’s citation index – a marker of the scientific activity.
The journal is included in the State Accreditation Committee list of issues recommended for publication of articles containing dissertation materials.