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Special Issue Title:

Selected papers from Korean Society of Emergency Medicine (KSEM) in 2021-2022

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 December 2022

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  • Guest Editor

    Kyungwon Lee, MD, PhDE-MailWebsite

    Associate professor, Uijeongbu Eulji Medical Center, Eulji University Department of Emergency Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea; Chairman of the board, the Korean Association of EMS Physicians (KAEMSP); Chairman, External Cooperation Committee, the Korean Society of Emergency Medicine (KSEM)

    Interests: Emergency medicine

  • Guest Editor

    Young Duck Cho, MD, PhDE-MailWebsite

    Associate Professor, Korea University, School of Medicine, Korea University Guro Regional Emergency Center, Seoul, South Korea; Chairman of the International Relations Committee of the Korean Society of Emergency Medicine

    Interests: Emergency medicine

Special Issue Information

Since the Korean Society of Emergency Medicine (KSEM) was established in 1989, it has been striving to provide the best emergency medical services to its members by focusing on emergency patient care, emergency medical care, and disaster system to protect the health and safety of its people. Therefore, many people are working hard to make the Korean Society of Emergency Medicine always awake, prepare for the future, study steadily, and become members of society.

KSEM is excited to be a part of Signa Vitae journal. We hope articles from our society’s prestigious members would contribute to a special edition in 2021-2022.

Thank you for sharing such a great experience with us.

The Chair of International affairs

Korean Society of Emergency Medicine


Emergency medicine

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online by submit system. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Original articles, case reports or comprehensive reviews are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website. Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a double-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Signa Viate is an international peer-reviewed open access journal published by MRE Press. As of January 2021, Signa Vitae will change to a bimonthly journal. Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript.The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is $1200. We normally offer a discount greater than 30% to all contributors invited by the Editor-in-Chief, Guest Editor (GE) and Editorial board member. Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English.

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Published Papers (6 papers)

Open Access Special Issue

Impact of indemnity private health insurance on emergency department visits and expenditures

Jeong Wan Kwak,Yu Jin Chung,Hye Sun Lee,Soyoung Jeon,Je Sung You,Hyun Soo Chung,Sung Phil Chung

DOI: 10.22514/sv.2023.077

(This article belongs to the Special Issue Selected papers from Korean Society of Emergency Medicine (KSEM) in 2021-2022 )

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