Open Access Policy

Upsala Journal of Medical Sciences (UJMS) provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public is the most effective way to support the growth of knowledge. The journal is published under a Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0 license. Authors retain full copyright. For more information see the copyright section below.

UJMS is accessible via the journal’s website at as well as via international search engines such as Google and Google Scholar. UJMS is also widely indexed in various databases, such as the PubMed and Web of Science.

Copyright and Licensing

Authors contributing to Upsala Journal of Medical Sciences agree to publish their articles under a Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0 license, allowing third parties to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, and to remix, transform, and build upon the material, for any purpose, even commercially, under the condition that appropriate credit is given, that a link to the license is provided, and that you indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

Authors retain copyright of their work, with first publication rights granted to Upsala Medical Society.