Journal «Practical oncology»


A quarterly subject journal “Practical Oncology” is a specialized medical scientific periodical under review. It was founded in 2000, was initially registered by the North-Western Regional Agency of the Russian Federation State Committee Press (mass media registration certificate № П 4235 dated 28.01.2000) and underwent a re-registration as a federal publication in Federal Inspection Service in the field of information technologies and mass communications (certificate ПИ № ФС77-55020 dated 14.08.2013). The journal is issued for specialists – oncologists, doctors, general practitioners, academic teaching staff and students of medical higher education institutions.

The journal is published with the frequency not less than four issues per year. Every issue of the journal covers specific topic on which specialized articles and lectures, clinical observations and literature review in the field of scientific and practical research in clinical and experimental oncology are published as well as original project materials that contain the results of MD and Ph.D. theses. The journal covers the issues connected with prevention, diagnosis and treatment of oncological diseases of various localizations.

According to the information provided by the journal “Practical oncology” firmly holds one of the leading positions among the Russian Medical journals for many years, which is confirmed by the high impact-factor of the RSCI (Russian Science Citation Index).

In 2015 according to the results of the Independent Expert Rating, conducted by Thomson Reuters Corp., the journal “Practical Oncology” was included in the Best Russian Journal collection, indexed in the RSCI and now is placed on the Web of science platform in the database of the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI).

A printed version of the journal is shared between oncologists in Russia by subscription through the united catalogue “Press of Russia” (subscription index is 91871), also given for free to the participants of thematic conferences organized by “Home school of oncologists”. The mail is delivered to specialized libraries, institutions and organizations.

Electronic version of the journal is available on the website and through mobile applications for tablets running on iOS and Android.

About publishing company

The founder of the journal is a publishing company “Centr TOMM” Ltd.

INN (tax identification number) 7816152522

OGRN (primary state registration number) 1037835000037

Director: Pekhovsky Denis Vladimirovich

Contact phone: (812) 931-64-25


Official website:

Postal address: office 28, build. 2, Bulvar Novatorov 84, St. Petersburg, 198215

The journal «Practical Oncology» is a member of the CrossRef Association.