EJSO - European Journal of Surgical Oncology



EJSO - the European Journal of Cancer Surgery - is the Official Journal of BASO ~ the Association for Cancer Surgery and the European Society of Surgical Oncology.

As a member of the Association of Breast Surgery (ABS) you receive an online subscription to the journal, giving you access to the very latest information on cancer surgery.

The EJSO aims to educate and inform about the many subspecialty disciplines of cancer surgery. The EJSO publishes original scientific articles, reviews, clinical trials, news and views, and other relevant material. The Journal seeks to inform its worldwide print and electronic readership through excellence, clarity, simplicity and concise presentation of the written word and diagram.

The Editors welcome submissions from prospective authors in respect of Editorials on any subject of relevance to cancer surgical practice; Original Articles; specialist and general Review Articles; Educational Articles; Technical or "How I do it" Articles; News Items; Conference Reports; and Letters on any matters of general interest or on specialist topics. Research areas include: epidemiology and preventative aspects of oncology; diagnosis, including imaging; all aspects of therapy, including radiotherapy and chemotherapy; application of new equipment to surgical and clinical oncology; methods of assessing results of treatment; computing in relation to oncology.

The Editors are also pleased to accept website reviews, clinical curios, personal commentaries and other original material of up to three hundred words. Concise, well-written, contextual and informative obituaries on individuals who have made a significant contribution to the science or practice of cancer surgery will also be considered for publication.

The EJSO is indexed and abstracted in: Current Contents, Science Citation Index, Medline/PubMed, ASCA, EMBASE, Cochrane and Controlled Trials Register

Digital Edition 


The EJSO is published in print and online. All members of the ABS receive free online access to the journal.

Please click here to register for your access. Once you have completed your registration you can access the most recent editions by clicking the links below.


Volume 43 Issue 3 March 2017

Volume 43 Issue 4 April 2017

Volume 43 Issue 5 May 2017

Volume 43 Issue 6 June 2017

Volume 43 Issue 8 August 2017

Volume 43 Issue 9 September 2017

HealthAdvance Journal app


The HealthAdvance Journal app now contains the EJSO and over 500 other medical and health science journals published by Elsevier. The app can be found in either the iTunes app store (for the iPhone) or the Google Play store (formerly the Android Market).

To view instructions on how ABS members can access the EJSO on a mobile device please click here.

To view frequently asked questions about the HealthAdvance Journals smartphone and iPad App please click here.

If you require your ABS membership number in order to log on please contact Jackie Spencer on 020 7869 6853 or jackiespencersmith@absgbi.org.uk.

Information for Authors


Please visit the Author Gateway for the EJSO for all the information you need to submit a paper to the journal or to track an accepted paper. Features of the Author Gateway include:

  • Access to the Guide for Authors
  • Access to the EJSO's online submission and peer-review system
  • Information on language editing
  • Artwork instructions
  • The facility to track the progress of your accepted paper through to publication

If you have any questions please contact the ABS office at office@absgbi.org.uk or on 0207 869 6852.