• About the Journal

    Aims and Scope

    Exploration of Digital Health Technologies (eISSN 2996-9409), a peer-reviewed open access online journal. The journal publishes papers of the highest quality and significance in all areas related to digital health. Published are both core digital health-related articles (e.g., research in telemedicine, in electronic patient records) as well as works involving digital applications in the more broad biomedical research area (e.g., social media research with relevance to public health, works involving digitally-empowered open innovation applications with biomedical significance, biomedical eLearning and eTeaching).

    Authors are invited to submit their original research or review manuscripts of significance related to the following research topics:

    ★ Biosensors

    ★ Bioengineering

    ★ Biomedical applications of robotics

    ★ Bioinformatics

    ★ eHealth and mHealth

    ★ Biomedical applications of open innovation

    ★ Virtual reality applications in healthcare

    ★ Digital applications enabling point-of-care testing

    ★ Biomedical applications of social media

    ★ Medical informatics

    ★ Health-related implications of smartphones

    ★ Precision medicine

    ★ Biomedical application of citizen science

    ★ Telemedicine and telehealth

    ★ Biomedical applications of internet research

    ★ Digital applications in clinical trials

    ★ Biomedical research using websites or search-engines derived data

    ★ eLearning and eTeaching in the context of biomedical knowledge

    ★ Digital applications with relevance to public health (including remote monitoring of health-related parameters, teleprevention,  teleepidemiology)

    ★ Applications of digitally enabled medical equipment

    ★ Biomedical applications of big data

    ★ Healthcare applications of 3D-printing

    ★ Outcomes of online surveys with biomedical significance

    ★ Research using electronic health records

    ★ Digital imaging with biomedical applications

    ★ Software development with biomedical applications

    ★ Biomedical applications of internet of things (IoT) and blockchain

    ★ Biomedical applications of wireless and mobile technologies

    ★ Applications of healthcare-related apps

    ★ Biomedical applications of artificial intelligence/ machine learning

    ★ Digital tools and technologies in healthcare

    ★ Wearables research

    ★ Health effects of the use of digital technologies

    ★ Biomedical applications of data science

    ★ Research involving video or audio data with biomedical significance

    ★ Applications involving serious games and other digital technologies for health-related education

    ★ Digital applications in healthcare management

    ★ Remote patient monitoring

    ★ Digital therapeutics

    ★ Digitally-enabled diagnostics

    Publication Frequency

    Exploration of Digital Health Technologies is a bimonthly journal and published in February, April, June, August, October, December. All accepted articles will be published immediately after production. Readers can access the content as quickly as possible, and the paper can be cited immediately.

    Open Access

    The journal provides immediate open access to all published content. Everyone can enjoy free and unrestricted use of these published content under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY) license. More information can be found at Open Access.


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    Peer Review

    The journal adopts a single-blind peer review. Except for some Editorials released by the Editors, all manuscripts will undergo a strict review to assess their novelty, validity and significance, etc. More information can be found at Peer Review Policy and Peer Review Guidelines. For the whole editorial process, please refer to Editorial Process.

    Permanent Archive

    To ensure long-term digital preservation, all the published articles will be archived on Portico platform. Authors are encouraged to deposit their articles in PubMed Central and Europe PubMed Central, or other appropriate funding body's archive.


    The journal is owned and published by Open Exploration Publishing.