Clinical Anatomy

Editor-in-Chief: R. Shane Tubbs
Impact Factor: 1.824
Online ISSN: 1098-2353
Publisher: Wiley

The Seattle Science Foundation is proud to serve as the editorial office of the journal, Clinical Anatomy.  Clinical Anatomy is the official journal of the American Association of Clinical Anatomists, the British Association of Clinical Anatomists, the Anatomical Society of Southern Africa and the Australian and New Zealand Association of Clinical Anatomists.

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Goals of the Journal

The goal of Clinical Anatomy is to provide a medium for the exchange of current information between anatomists and clinicians. The journal embraces anatomy in all its aspects - gross, histologic, developmental, and neurologic - as applied to medical practice. Furthermore, the journal assists physicians in keeping abreast of new methodologies for patient management and informs educators of new developments in clinical anatomy and teaching techniques.

Clinical Anatomy publishes original and review articles of scientific, clinical, and educational interest. Papers covering the application of anatomic principles to the solution of clinical problems and/or the application of clinical observations to expand anatomic knowledge are welcomed.

The journal accepts articles in the following categories:

  • Original Communications
  • Original research in clinical anatomy
  • Case Studies
  • Reports of clinically significant observations
  • Clinical Conundrum Corner
  • Puzzling clinical presentations understood by their anatomical basis
  • Medical Education
  • Educational developments in clinical anatomy and teaching techniques
  • Viewpoint
  • Opinions or perspectives on clinical anatomy and medical education
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Book Reviews
  • Abstracts *Peer-reviewed categories

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Submission Particulars

    You can view the current Guidelines for Authors by clicking here

    All AACA/BACA and non-affiliated manuscripts must be submitted electronically throughManuscript CentralPoint your web browser to Check for an existing account by entering your e-mail address into the "Password Help" section on the right of the screen. If you are submitting for the first time, and you do not have an existing account, create a new account by clicking on the "Create Account" link. Follow all instructions.

  • Current Edition

    Wiley-Liss, Inc., publisher of the journal, maintains an electronic Table of Contents for the journal on-line.  The journal site also contains abstracts and key words as well as entire articles as PDF files.   Issue content is available on-line within one week of the print journal.