About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Nepalese Journal of Radiology was launched on 17th February 2012 during the inaugural ceremony of 5th SAARC Congress of Radiology (SCR-2012) by Rt. Honorable President of Nepal, Dr. Ram Baran Yadav at BPKIHS, Dharan.

This journal aims to provide opportunity of sharing knowledge and experience amongst the Radiologists, Nuclear Medicine Physicians, Physicists, Radiologic Technologist as well as help to disseminate findings of research/achievements to these personnel at home and abroad.

Articles are published under the following categories: Original Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, Pictorial essay, Educational exhibits. The Editorial, Guest Editorial and Letter to the editor are solicited by the editorial board.

Authors do not have to pay for submission, processing or publication of articles in NJR.

Peer Review Process

The manuscripts are sent online to two experts peer reviewers who may be national or international. They are blinded to the contributor’s identity and vice versa for meticulous review, inputs and comments in the questionnaire format. The final decision on whether to accept or reject the article are taken by the editorial board based on the peer reviewer’s comments within three months. The contributor’s are informed about the rejection/acceptance of the manuscript with the peer reviewer’s comments. Accepted articles have to be resubmitted after making the necessary changes or clarifying questions made during the peer review process within one month.

Publication Frequency

Nepalese Journal of Radiology is a biannual publication.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Birendra Raj Joshi
Patan Academy of Health Sciences
Lalitpur, Nepal
Email: bjoshi01@yahoo.com
Email: radjournalnp@gmail.com

Prof. Dr. Prakash Sharma
Manipal College of Medical Sciences
Pokhara, Nepal
Email: prakashshrm@yahoo.com

Dr. Prasanna Ghimire
Associate Professor
Nepalgunj Medical College
Banke, Nepal
Email: drprasannaghimire@gmail.com

Dr. Anamika Jha
Assistant Professor
Institute of Medicine 
Kathmandu, Nepal
Email: dranamikakasyap@gmail.com

Dr. Rupesh Gautam
Assistant Professor
Patan Academy of Health Sciences
Kathmandu, Nepal
Email: rupesh_gautam@hotmail.com

Dr. Om Biju Pant
Clinical Associate, Department of Interventional Radiology
Nepal Mediciti Hospital
Kathmandu, Nepal
Email: bijupanta@yahoo.com

Dr. Sundar Suwal                                                                                                                Assistant Professor
Institute of Medicine 
Kathmandu, Nepal
Email:  s1suwal@gmail.com

Dr. Pradeep Raj Regmi                                                                                                                    Assistant Professor, MBBS/MD                                                                                                    Maharajgunj Medical Campus, IOM/TUTH                                                                Fellowship in Pediatric Imaging (ESOR)                                                                                      Email: Pradeep.iom@gmail.com,   pradeepregmi@iom.edu.np


Dr Ashish Shrestha
Consultant Radiologist
Grande International Hospital
Kathmandu, Nepal
Email: stha1132@gmail.com


Dr Baidehi Upadhyaya                                                                                                                    Resident                                                                                                                                          Manipal College of Medical Sciences                                                                                            Pokhara, Nepal                                                                                                                                Email: upadhyayabaidehi@gmail.com


ADVISORS [ Peer-reviewers]
Prof. Dr. Sunil Pradhan
Professor, Nepal Medical College
Kathmandu University
Email: prds57@gmail.com

Prof. Dr. R K Ghimire
Professor, Institute of Medicine
Tribhuvan University
Email: r.ghimire@hotmail.com

Prof. Dr. R K Rauniyar
Professor, BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences
Email: rauniyarr99@gmail.com

Prof. Dr. Benu Lohani
Professor, Institute of Medicine
Tribhuvan University
Email: drbenulohani@yahoo.com

Prof. Dr. Swoyam P Pandit
Professor, Nepal Academy of Medical Sciences
Email: swoyampandit@hotmail.com

Prof. Dr.Sadhan Mukhi
Professor, Universal College of Medical Sciences
Tribhuvan University
Email: sadhanmukhi@gmail.com

Prof. Dr. D.B. Karki
Professor, Patan Academy of Health Sciences
Patan, Nepal
Email: kedibi@yahoo.com

Prof. Shanta Lall Shrestha
Professor, Institute of Medicine
Tribhuvan University
Email: slshrestha@hotmail.com

Dr. Megh Raj Banjade, PhD
Institute of Medicine
Tribhuvan University
Email: banjaramr@gmail.com

International Editors

Prof. Niranjan Khandelwal,
Postraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research
Email: khandelwaln@hotmail.com

Cardiovascular and interventional radiology
Prof. Dr. Sanjeev Sharma
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Email: meetisv@yahoo.com

Musculoskeletal radiology
Prof. Wilfred Peh
Singapore National University
Email: wilfred.peh@gmail.com

Chest radiology
Prof. Ashu Seith Bhalla
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Email: ashubhalla1@yahoo.com

Prof. Seung Hyup Kim
Seoul National University
Email: kimshrad@snu.ac.kr

Breast imaging
Prof. Jessica Leung MD
Anderson Cancer Center
Email: jessica.leung.md@gmail.com

Abdominal radiology
Prof. Won Jae Lee
Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine
Email: wjlee@skku.edu

Subscription Rates for NJR

NJR Subscription Tariff

* Above subscription rates are excluding postal charges. Postal charge of additional NRs. 300/- for Nepalese and INR 300/- for Indian Subscriber should be sent along with subscription charge.

Nepalese Journal of Radiology
Dr. Birendra Raj Joshi
Institute of Medicine Tribhuvan University,
Email: radjournalnp@gmail.com
Website: nra.com.np

Subscription payment should be sent in the form Bank Draft in the name of Nepal Radiologists Association (NRA).


Medical knowledge is constantly changing. As new information become available, change in treatment, procedures, equipment’s and the use of drug become necessary. The authors, editors and publishers have, as far as it is possible, taken care to insure that the information given in this journal is accurate and up to date. However, readers are strongly advised to confirm that the information, especially in regard to drug usage, complies with current legislation and standards of practice. Under no circumstances shall NJR or NRA be liable for any loss or harm due to the use of information given in this journal.