Archives of Epilepsy

Archives of Epilepsy (Arch Epilepsy) is a scientific, open access periodical published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles. The journal is the official online-only publication of Turkish Epilepsy Society, and the journal is a quarterly publication, published on March, June, September, and December. The publication language of the journal is English and the journal accepts English manuscripts. The authors of the Turkish articles are required to send English version of their article after their manuscript is accepted.

The aim of the journal is to publish original research articles of scientific and clinical value on epilepsy diseases. The Archives of Epilepsy also publishes reviews, rare case reports, and letters to the editors.

The target audience of the journal includes specialists, researchers and professionals who working and interested in the fields of psychiatry, neurology, psychology, behavioral sciences, and neuroscience. 

Archives of Epilepsy is indexed in Web of Science-Emerging Sources Citation Index, CINAHL, EBSCO, Gale, ProQuest and TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (

All expenses of the journal are covered by the Turkish Epilepsy Society processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

Advertisement Policy 
Archives of Epilepsy can publish advertisement images in the journal’s website upon the approval of the Editor in Chief. Potential advertisers should contact the Editorial Office. Advertisers have no effect on the editorial decisions or advertising policies.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.

Open Access Statement
Archives of Epilepsy is an open access publication and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. Journal’s archive is available online, free of charge at Authors retain the copyright of their published work in the Archives of Epilepsy. The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives (CC BY-NC-ND) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share the material for only non-commercial purposes by giving the appropriate credit to the original work. Adaptation and modification of the material is not permitted. 

Editor: Seher Naz Yeni
Address: Department of Neurology, İstanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 (212) 529 77 80
E-mail: [email protected] 

Publisher: Turkish Epilepsy Society
Address: Maslak AOS.55 Sok.No:2 42 Maslak Sitesi A Blok No: 277 Sarıyer / İstanbul, TURKEY

Publishing Service: AVES
Address: Büyükderece Cad., 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail: [email protected]


EISSN 2792-0550