Journal Policies

The policies of the journal are based on the guidelines set forth by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors ( The journal follows the code on good publication practice set forth by the Committee on Publication Ethics (

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual is published by Derm101 LLC. Derm101 LLC grants editorial freedom to the Editor of the journal.

All research articles published in Dermatology Practical & Conceptual are freely and permanently accessible online. Dermatology Practical & Conceptual applies a Creative Commons Attribution License (CCAL) to all works we publish ( The authors retain the copyright for their published work.

Statements and opinions expressed in the articles published in Dermatology Practical & Conceptual are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the editorial board or the publisher. Although the editors and reviewers make every effort to ensure the validity of published manuscripts, the final responsibility rests with the authors, not with the Journal, its editors or the publisher.