Article Processing Fee - Journal of International Case Reports

The Journal of International Case Reports is committed to disseminating high-quality research widely and ensuring open access to all its published articles. To support the costs associated with the publication process, the journal charges an Article Processing Fee (APF) for accepted manuscripts. This fee covers the costs of editorial workflow, peer review, typesetting, long-term archiving, and journal management.

Article Processing Fee Details

  • Standard Articles: 500 USD
  • Case Reports: 500 USD
  • Special Issues: Fee varies based on the issue scope and sponsorship arrangements. Please contact the editorial office for more details.

What the Fee Includes:

  1. Editorial and Peer Review
  2. Professional Typesetting and Formatting
  3. Open Access Publication
  4. Long-Term Archiving
  5. Promotion and Dissemination

Waivers and Discounts

The Journal of International Case Reports offers a limited number of waivers and discounts to support authors from low-income, as defined by the World Bank. Waiver requests must be submitted during the manuscript submission process and will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Payment Process

Upon acceptance of the manuscript, the corresponding author will receive an invoice with detailed payment instructions. Payment must be completed before the article is published online. Various payment methods are available, including credit card, bank transfer, and PayPal.

For more information on the Article Processing Fee or to request a waiver, please contact our editorial office at

Thank you for choosing the Journal of International Case Reports to publish your important work. Your contributions are vital to advancing the field of case report research.