International Journal of Medical Toxicology and Forensic Medicine (IJMTFM) is aimed to promote scientific communication among medical investigators worldwide. 

IJMTFM, which benefits from an international editorial board, was published Quarterly from 2011 to 2019 and from 2020 is published continuously in collaboration with the Toxicological Research Center (TRC) in Loghman Hakim Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences.

Contents include peer-reviewed research papers covering different aspects of clinical toxicology and forensic medicine.

IJMTFM is adhering to ICMJE and COPE recommendations. This Journal accepts Original Papers, Review Articles, Systematic Review Articles, Case Reports, Short Communications, Continous Medical Education, and Letters to the Editor.

After an initial screening, all submissions will be refereed by three reviewers for a maximum of two weeks according to specific research reporting guidelines for different study designs; include CONSORT for randomized trials, STROBE for observational studies, PRISMA for systematic reviews and meta-analyses. All authors should send their revised manuscripts within 2 weeks. Reviewers' and authors' identities are kept confidential. The existence of a submitted manuscript is not revealed to anyone other than the reviewers and editorial staff.

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Processing/ Publishing Charges: IJMTFM is an Open Access journal accessible for free on the Internet. We guarantee that no university library or individual reader will ever have to buy a subscription or pay any pay-per-view fees to access articles in the electronic version of the journal. As well as, the processing of a paper has no charge but the publishing of an article has charge(


Bibliographic Information


International Journal of Medical Toxicology and Forensic Medicine







Journal Disciplines

Clinical Toxicology And Forensic Medicine



Start Year



Quarterly from 2011 to 2019

Continuous: 2020 -

Type of Material

Serial (Periodical)

Owner Organization and Publisher

Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences


Negah Scientific Publisher


Associate Prof. M.A Emamhadi, MD.


Professor Babak Mostafazadeh, MD.




Double-blind Peer Review

Type of Access

Open Access (OA)

Full-text available format


Type of License


Plagiarism Detection Software

Some of Worldwide Plagiarism Checking Softwares

Article Processing Charges

- Original and Review articles less than 3000 words: 80.000.000 IR Rial (200 US$)

-Case Report, Short Communication, Continuous Medical Education less than 1500 words: 40.000.000 IR Rial (95 US$)

-Letter to the Editor, less than 1500 words: 30.000.000 IR Rial (95 US$)

- For every 500 words more than the defined limitation: 9.200.000 IR Rial (23 US$)

Principles of Publishing Ethics

COPE’s Core Practices

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