Chinese Medical Journal

(The median citation count of Chinese Medical Journal is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Cancer statistics in China and United States, 2022: profiles, trends, and determinants1379
Changing profiles of cancer burden worldwide and in China: a secondary analysis of the global cancer statistics 20201299
Diagnosis and Treatment Protocol for Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia (Trial Version 7)478
Recommendations for respiratory rehabilitation in adults with coronavirus disease 2019137
Lung transplantation as therapeutic option in acute respiratory distress syndrome for coronavirus disease 2019-related pulmonary fibrosis121
From NAFLD to MAFLD: a “redefining” moment for fatty liver disease70
Nanjing consensus on methodology of washed microbiota transplantation69
Clinical application and mechanism of traditional Chinese medicine in treatment of lung cancer67
Pneumoconiosis: current status and future prospects54
A guide to human microbiome research: study design, sample collection, and bioinformatics analysis54
MAFLD vs. NAFLD: shared features and potential changes in epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and pharmacotherapy53
Interpretations of “Diagnosis and Treatment Protocol for Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia (Trial Version 7)”53
Immunogenicity and safety of a severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 inactivated vaccine in healthy adults: randomized, double-blind, and placebo-controlled phase 1 and phase 2 clinical tria46
Climate change, air pollution, and allergic respiratory diseases: a call to action for health professionals39
Blood-retinal barrier as a converging pivot in understanding the initiation and development of retinal diseases36
Prevention and control of HIV/AIDS in China: lessons from the past three decades35
2022 Chinese national clinical practice guideline on Helicobacter pylori eradication treatment35
Reinfection rates among patients previously infected by SARS-CoV-2: systematic review and meta-analysis34
Multimorbidity patterns and association with mortality in 0.5 million Chinese adults32
Gut microbiota dysbiosis in preeclampsia patients in the second and third trimesters31
China artificial joint annual data report31
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related inflammation: current status and future implications30
Clinical practice guidelines for sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with early-stage breast cancer: Chinese Society of Breast Surgery (CSBrS) practice guidelines 202129
Age-dependent changes of total and differential white blood cell counts in children28
Colorectal cancer incidence and mortality: the current status, temporal trends and their attributable risk factors in 60 countries in 2000–201928
Encyclopedia of fecal microbiota transplantation: a review of effectiveness in the treatment of 85 diseases27
Cardiovascular and renal burdens of metabolic associated fatty liver disease from serial US national surveys, 1999–201627
Regression of liver fibrosis: evidence and challenges27
NLRP3 inflammasome: a new therapeutic target for high-risk reproductive disorders?27
A double-blind, randomized, placebo- and positive-controlled phase III trial of 1% benvitimod cream in mild-to-moderate plaque psoriasis26
Arginine metabolism: a potential target in pancreatic cancer therapy25
The role of FGF21 in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease25
Global and regional trends in incidence and mortality of female breast cancer and associated factors at national level in 2000 to 201925
R-CHOP resistance in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: biological and molecular mechanisms25
Population diversity of cardiovascular outcome trials and real-world patients with diabetes in a Chinese tertiary hospital25
Secukinumab demonstrates high efficacy and a favorable safety profile over 52 weeks in Chinese patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis24
Safety and efficacy of ciprofol vs. propofol for sedation in intensive care unit patients with mechanical ventilation: a multi-center, open label, randomized, phase 2 trial24
Immunogenicity and safety of a recombinant fusion protein vaccine (V-01) against coronavirus disease 2019 in healthy adults: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase II trial24
Cancer incidence and mortality in Zhejiang Province, Southeast China, 2016: a population-based study24
Current status of surgical treatment of rectal cancer in China23
Antimicrobial peptides: bridging innate and adaptive immunity in the pathogenesis of psoriasis23
Early-life nutrition and metabolic disorders in later life: a new perspective on energy metabolism23
Relationship of serum vitamin D levels with diabetic microvascular complications in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus23
Assessment and management of low anterior resection syndrome after sphincter preserving surgery for rectal cancer22
Molecular mechanism and therapeutic targeting of necrosis, apoptosis, pyroptosis, and autophagy in cardiovascular disease22
Secukinumab provided significant and sustained improvement in the signs and symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis: results from the 52-week, Phase III China-centric study, MEASURE 522
Efficacy and safety of the long-acting fusion inhibitor albuvirtide in antiretroviral-experienced adults with human immunodeficiency virus-1: interim analysis of the randomized, controlled, phase 3, n22
Initial establishment of a stroke management model in China: 10 years (2011–2020) of Stroke Prevention Project Committee, National Health Commission21
Global lung cancer mortality trends and lifestyle modifications: preliminary analysis21
UBE2C affects breast cancer proliferation through the AKT/mTOR signaling pathway21
Targeting neuropilin-1 interactions is a promising anti-tumor strategy21
Guidance for the management of adult patients with coronavirus disease 201920
Antiphospholipid syndrome: a clinical perspective20
From MAFLD to hepatocellular carcinoma and everything in between20
Establishment and clinical application value of an automatic diagnosis platform for rectal cancer T-staging based on a deep neural network20
Virtual reality-based rehabilitation in patients following total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials20
Short-term combined treatment with exenatide and metformin for overweight/obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome20
Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma20
A drug-eluting Balloon for the trEatment of coronarY bifurcatiON lesions in the side branch: a prospective multicenter ranDomized (BEYOND) clinical trial in China20
MicroRNAs of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomes regulate acute myeloid leukemia cell proliferation and apoptosis19
Epigenetic clocks in the pediatric population: when and why they tick?19
Neonatal sepsis: within and beyond China19
Antibody-drug conjugates in HER2-positive breast cancer19
Efficacy and safety of Shexiang Baoxin pill (MUSKARDIA) in patients with stable coronary artery disease: a multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase IV randomized clinical trial19
One-stop strategy for treatment of atrial fibrillation: feasibility and safety of combining catheter ablation and left atrial appendage closure in a single procedure19
Systemic lupus erythematosus: year in review 201919
Current Alzheimer disease research highlights: evidence for novel risk factors18
Irritable bowel syndrome in China: a review on the epidemiology, diagnosis, and management18
Impact of bacterial infection and intestinal microbiome on colorectal cancer development18
Primary tumor location in lung cancer: the evaluation and administration18
Non-invasive tests of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease18
Comparison of corneal biomechanics among primary open-angle glaucoma with normal tension or hypertension and controls18
Effect of ciRS-7 expression on clear cell renal cell carcinoma progression17
Clinical characteristics of Chlamydia psittaci pneumonia17
A demonstration project of Global Alliance against Chronic Respiratory Diseases: Prediction of interactions between air pollution and allergen exposure—the Mobile Airways Sentinel NetworK-Impact of ai17
Treatment-emergent central sleep apnea: a unique sleep-disordered breathing17
A brand new era of cancer immunotherapy: breakthroughs and challenges17
Estimating global prevalence, incidence, and outcomes of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease from 2000 to 2021: systematic review and meta-analysis17
Mortality and years of life lost of colorectal cancer in China, 2005–2020: findings from the national mortality surveillance system17
Tenofovir vs. entecavir on recurrence of hepatitis B virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma beyond Milan criteria after hepatectomy17
Circulating tumor DNA in lung cancer: real-time monitoring of disease evolution and treatment response17
Single-cell analysis of angiotensin-converting enzyme II expression in human kidneys and bladders reveals a potential route of 2019 novel coronavirus infection17
Akkermansia muciniphila in inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer17
Risk factors for gastric cancer: a large-scale, population-based case-control study16
Clinical features and risk factors associated with severe COVID-19 patients in China16
Desmoplakin and clinical manifestations of desmoplakin cardiomyopathy16
A new cell death program regulated by toll-like receptor 9 through p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase signaling pathway in a neonatal rat model with sepsis associated encephalopathy16
Alterations in the oral microbiome in HIV infection: causes, effects and potential interventions16
Assessment of circulating tumor DNA in cerebrospinal fluid by whole exome sequencing to detect genomic alterations of glioblastoma16
Fructose and metabolic diseases: too much to be good16
Advances in endocrine and targeted therapy for hormone-receptor-positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-negative advanced breast cancer16
Circular RNA in gastric cancer16
Elimination of hepatitis B virus infection in children: experience and challenge in China15
Current biomarkers for the detection of endometriosis15
Expert consensus on the use of human serum albumin in critically ill patients15
Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio is a prognosis factor for post-operative pneumonia in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage patients15
Contributions and prognostic performances of m7G RNA regulators in pancreatic adenocarcinoma15
Light therapy: a new option for neurodegenerative diseases15
Gut-lymph-lung pathway mediates sepsis-induced acute lung injury15
A trial of pirfenidone in hospitalized adult patients with severe coronavirus disease 201915
Artificial intelligence for diabetic retinopathy14
Organoid in colorectal cancer: progress and challenges14
MicroRNA-145 suppresses uveal melanoma angiogenesis and growth by targeting neuroblastoma RAS viral oncogene homolog and vascular endothelial growth factor14
Recent advances of miRNAs in the development and clinical application of gastric cancer14
Regulated cell death in cancer: from pathogenesis to treatment14
Mitochondrial transfer from bone-marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells to chondrocytes protects against cartilage degenerative mitochondrial dysfunction in rats chondrocytes14
Type 1 diabetes induced by immune checkpoint inhibitors14
Deep learning-based, computer-aided classifier developed with dermoscopic images shows comparable performance to 164 dermatologists in cutaneous disease diagnosis in the Chinese population14
Assessment of causal association between thyroid function and lipid metabolism: a Mendelian randomization study13
Clinical management of cerebral small vessel disease: a call for a holistic approach13
Age and menopausal status are important factors influencing the serum human epididymis secretory protein 4 level: a prospective cross-sectional study in healthy Chinese people13
Use of a compact high-definition two-dimensional exoscope in surgical treatment of large vestibular schwannoma13
Trends and characteristics in pre-hospital emergency care in Beijing from 2008 to 201713
Establish a normal fetal lung gestational age grading model and explore the potential value of deep learning algorithms in fetal lung maturity evaluation13
Washed microbiota transplantation for the treatment of recurrent fungal infection in a patient with ulcerative colitis13
Notoginsenoside R1 attenuates breast cancer progression by targeting CCND2 and YBX313
Dexmedetomidine attenuates inflammation and pancreatic injury in a rat model of experimental severe acute pancreatitis via cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway13
Stem cell therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease13
Where are the theca cells from: the mechanism of theca cells derivation and differentiation13
Calcium channel blockers improve prognosis of patients with coronavirus disease 2019 and hypertension13
Vitamin D supplementation in pregnant women or infants for preventing allergic diseases: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials13
Radiological features of traumatic vertebral endplate fracture: an analysis of 194 cases with 263 vertebral fractures13
Efficacy and safety of high-dose esomeprazole–amoxicillin dual therapy for Helicobacter pylori rescue treatment: a multicenter, prospective, randomized, controlled trial12
Clinical risk score for postoperative pneumonia following heart valve surgery12
A new stage of surgical treatment: super minimally invasive surgery12
Macrophage exosomes transfer angiotensin II type 1 receptor to lung fibroblasts mediating bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis12
Association between serum uric acid level and mortality in China12
Research progress and perspective in metabolism and metabolomics of psoriasis12
Association between socioeconomic status and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Jiangsu province, China: a population-based study12
Hepatocyte nuclear factor 4α in the pathogenesis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease12
HTRA1-related autosomal dominant cerebral small vessel disease12
Implementation of the pre-operative rehabilitation recovery protocol and its effect on the quality of recovery after colorectal surgeries12
Induction and deduction in sepsis-induced cardiomyopathy: five typical categories12
Combination therapy with topical minoxidil and nano-microneedle-assisted fibroblast growth factor for male androgenetic alopecia: a randomized controlled trial in Chinese patients12
Health effects of air pollution: a Southern European perspective12
Characteristics, phenotypes, mechanisms and management of severe asthma12
Oxidative stress in leukemia and antioxidant treatment12
Bile reflux and bile acids in the progression of gastric intestinal metaplasia12
Interferon-gamma inhibits aldehyde dehydrogenasebright cancer stem cells in the 4T1 mouse model of breast cancer12
Neoantigens in precision cancer immunotherapy: from identification to clinical applications12
Driving role of macrophages in transition from acute kidney injury to chronic kidney disease11
Topoisomerase II alpha promotes gallbladder cancer proliferation and metastasis through activating phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/protein kinase B/mammalian target of rapamycin signaling pathway11
Targeted molecular imaging of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: a window into precision medicine11
Comparison of neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by surgery vs. surgery alone for locally advanced gastric cancer: a meta-analysis11
A three-microRNA panel in serum as novel biomarker for papillary thyroid carcinoma diagnosis11
Human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome prevalence, incidence, and mortality in China, 1990 to 2017: a secondary analysis of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 data11
Elevated serum Dickkopf-1 is a biomarker for bone erosion in patients with psoriatic arthritis11
Global burden and trends of lung cancer incidence and mortality11
An update on the role of long non-coding RNAs in psoriasis11
Schroth exercises improve health-related quality of life and radiographic parameters in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients11
Role of periostin in skin wound healing and pathologic scar formation11
Hyperbaric oxygen treatment on keloid tumor immune gene expression11
Comparable efficacy of 100 mg aspirin twice daily and rivaroxaban for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis following primary total hip arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial11
Diagnostic capacity of skin tumor artificial intelligence-assisted decision-making software in real-world clinical settings11
Association between sleep duration and incidence of type 2 diabetes in China: the REACTION study10
Genome-wide DNA methylation patterns in monocytes derived from patients with primary Sjogren syndrome10
Risk factors associated with the progression from keloids to severe keloids10
Association between common cardiovascular drugs and depression10
CircHECTD1 up-regulates mucin 1 expression to accelerate hepatocellular carcinoma development by targeting microRNA-485-5p via a competing endogenous RNA mechanism10
Microbe-based management for colorectal cancer10
Rapidly organize redeployed medical staff in coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic: what we should do10
Molecular pathology and clinical implications of diffuse glioma10
Regional anesthesia and cancer recurrence in patients with late-stage cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis10
Utilization and quality assessment of digestive endoscopy in China: results from 5-year consecutive nationwide surveys10
Visit-to-visit glycated hemoglobin A1c variability in adults with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis10
Deep learning applied to two-dimensional color Doppler flow imaging ultrasound images significantly improves diagnostic performance in the classification of breast masses: a multicenter study10
Clean air actions and health plans in China10
Obesity pandemic in China: epidemiology, burden, challenges, and opportunities10
Differentiating gastric cancer and gastric lymphoma using texture analysis (TA) of positron emission tomography (PET)9
Trans-cranial Doppler predicts early neurologic deterioration in anterior circulation ischemic stroke after successful endovascular treatment9
The Global Alliance against Chronic Respiratory Diseases: journey so far and way ahead9
Circulating leptin and adiponectin levels in patients with pancreatic cancer9
Treatments for resectable esophageal cancer: from traditional systemic therapy to immunotherapy9
Exosomal miR-485-3p derived from pancreatic ductal epithelial cells inhibits pancreatic cancer metastasis through targeting PAK19
Prognostic analysis of recurrence in children and adolescents with differentiated thyroid cancer9
Small interfering RNA targeting of keratin 17 reduces inflammation in imiquimod-induced psoriasis-like dermatitis9
Associations of insulin resistance and beta-cell function with abnormal lipid profile in newly diagnosed diabetes9
Efficacy and safety of secukinumab in Chinese patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis: a real-life cohort study9
Development and validation of a nomogram for predicting survival of breast cancer patients with ipsilateral supraclavicular lymph node metastasis9
World Health Organization air quality guidelines 2021: implication for air pollution control and climate goal in China9
Astaxanthin promotes M2 macrophages and attenuates cardiac remodeling after myocardial infarction by suppression inflammation in rats9
LncRNA AFAP1-AS1/miR-27b-3p/VEGF-C axis modulates stemness characteristics in cervical cancer cells9
Metabolic reprogramming in the immunosuppression of tumor-associated macrophages9
Ferroptosis and its emerging roles in acute pancreatitis9
Circular RNAs in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from ankylosing spondylitis9
Clinical profiles and outcomes of acute type A aortic dissection and intramural hematoma in the current era: lessons from the first registry of aortic dissection in China9
Single-cell sequencing and bulk RNA sequencing reveal a cell differentiation-related multigene panel to predict the prognosis and immunotherapy response of hepatocellular carcinoma9
Fecal transplantation can alleviate tic severity in a Tourette syndrome mouse model by modulating intestinal flora and promoting serotonin secretion9
Implication of epigenetic factors in the pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes9
Update on lymphocyte-activation gene 3 (LAG-3) in cancers: from biological properties to clinical applications9
Current status, trends, and predictions in the burden of gallbladder and biliary tract cancer in China from 1990 to 20198
Time to relapse after treatment withdrawal for different biologics used to treat plaque psoriasis8
Dermoscopic features of morphea and extragenital lichen sclerosus in Chinese patients8
A Chinese girl with mandibular hypoplasia, deafness, progeroid features, and lipodystrophy (MDPL) diagnosed via POLD1 mutation detection8
Retinol-binding protein-4 and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease8
Up-regulation of circular RNA hsa_circ_01844 induces apoptosis and suppresses proliferation and migration of glioblastoma cells8
Risk factors for surgical-site infections after radical gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a study in China8
Usefulness of the CONUT index upon hospital admission as a potential prognostic indicator of COVID-19 health outcomes8
Salvianolic acid B decreases interleukin-1β-induced colitis recurrence in mice8
Clinical features of acute kidney injury in patients with nephrotic syndrome and minimal change disease: a retrospective, cross-sectional study8
Sleep-related symptoms in multiple system atrophy: determinants and impact on disease severity8
Chinese expert consensus on the diagnosis of cardiogenic stroke (2019)8
Pandemic of the aging society — sporadic cerebral small vessel disease8
Additional risk factors associated with thrombosis and pregnancy morbidity in a unique cohort of antiphospholipid antibody-positive patients8
CCT4 suppression inhibits tumor growth in hepatocellular carcinoma by interacting with Cdc208
Global burden prediction of gastric cancer during demographic transition from 2020 to 20408
Prognostic value of admission hyperglycemia on outcomes of thrombolysis in ischemic stroke patients with or without diabetes8
miRNA-296-5p functions as a potential tumor suppressor in human osteosarcoma by targeting SND18
Associations of muscle mass, strength, and quality with all-cause mortality in China: a population-based cohort study8
Epidemiology of urticaria in China: a population-based study8
Bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells modulate autophagy in RAW264.7 macrophages via the phosphoinositide 3-kinase/protein kinase B/heme oxygenase-1 signaling pathway under oxygen-glucose depriva8
Short-chain fatty acids in blood pressure, friend or foe8
Performance of non-invasive prenatal screening for sex chromosome aneuploidies and parental decision-making8
Entecavir add-on Peg-interferon therapy plays a positive role in reversing hepatic fibrosis in treatment-naïve chronic hepatitis B patients: a prospective and randomized controlled trial8
A simple and easily implemented risk model to predict 1-year ischemic stroke and systemic embolism in Chinese patients with atrial fibrillation8
Clinical practice guideline for breast fibroadenoma: Chinese Society of Breast Surgery (CSBrS) practice guideline 20218
Gut microbiota: a new insight into neurological diseases8
Critical hubs of renal ischemia-reperfusion injury: endoplasmic reticulum-mitochondria tethering complexes8
Endoscopic or laparoscopic resection for small gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a cumulative meta-analysis8
Epigenome-wide DNA methylation study of whole blood in patients with sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis8
Real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction assay panel for the detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 and its variants8
Spicy food consumption is associated with cognition and cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers of Alzheimer disease8
Effectiveness of azithromycin mass drug administration on trachoma: a systematic review8
Bile acids and sphingolipids in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease8
Consensus statement on human immunodeficiency virus pre-exposure prophylaxis in China8
Efficacy and safety of salmeterol/fluticasone compared with montelukast alone (or add-on therapy to fluticasone) in the treatment of bronchial asthma in children and adolescents: a systematic review a8
Emerging immunotherapy targets in lung cancer8
Evolution of blood lipids and risk factors of dyslipidemia among people living with human immunodeficiency virus who had received first-line antiretroviral regimens for 3 years in Shenzhen8
Transcatheter arterial chemoembolization followed by surgical resection for hepatocellular carcinoma: a focus on its controversies and screening of patients most likely to benefit8
Features of gut microbiota in patients with anorexia nervosa8
Deciphering skin re-pigmentation patterns in vitiligo: an update on the cellular and molecular events involved8
Real-world investigation of the efficacy and safety of secukinumab for psoriasis treatment in a Chinese population8
Vertical transmission of hepatitis B virus: propositions and future directions8
Potential contribution of the gut microbiota to hypoglycemia after gastric bypass surgery8
Endocrine therapy combined with targeted therapy in hormone receptor-positive metastatic breast cancer8
Magnetic resonance imaging manifestations of cerebral small vessel disease: automated quantification and clinical application8
Schnitzler syndrome and Schnitzler-like syndromes8
Aiming for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic: the what, how, who, where, and when7
Psilocybin facilitates fear extinction in mice by promoting hippocampal neuroplasticity7
Chinese registry of rheumatoid arthritis: IV. Correlation and consistency of rheumatoid arthritis disease activity indices in China7
Association of cardiovascular diseases with milk intake among general Chinese adults7
Organ-specific efficacy in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients treated with first-line single-agent immune checkpoint inhibitors7
Primary central nervous system lymphoma: status and advances in diagnosis, molecular pathogenesis, and treatment7
Effects of bisphenol A and bisphenol analogs on the nervous system7
Down-regulation of miR-155 inhibits inflammatory response in human pulmonary microvascular endothelial cells infected with influenza A virus by targeting sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor 17
Helicobacter pylori may participate in the development of inflammatory bowel disease by modulating the intestinal microbiota7
Microecology research: a new target for the prevention of asthma7
Temporal trend in mortality of cardiovascular diseases and its contribution to life expectancy increase in China, 2013 to 20187
Role of immunodeficiency in Acinetobacter baumannii associated pneumonia in mice7
Involvement and therapeutic implications of airway epithelial barrier dysfunction in type 2 inflammation of asthma7