About B-ENT
B-ENT is a peer reviewed, open access, online-only journal published by the Royal Belgian Society of Oto-rhino-laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.

B-ENT is a quarterly journal that is published in English in January, April, July, October. 

Journal History
Throughout its history, the Royal Belgian Society of Oto-rhino-laryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, the home society of B-ENT, aims to disseminate both the scientific and the clinical knowledge of otorhinolaryngology field primarily in Belgium and its regions. In accordance with this aim, publishing a scientific journal has become the number one objective of the Society. Accordingly, B-ENT contributes to the scientific memory of Belgium considering its deep-rooted history.

The history of B-ENT traces back to 1890s in when the articles of the founders of the Society were published in the Bulletins of the “Société Belge d'Otologie et Laryngologie”. In 1929, the title of the journal had been changed to “Journal Belge d'Oto-Rhino-Laryngologie” and in 1932 the title changed to “Bulletin”. When the Bulletin stopped publication in the Second World War, a new journal Acta Oto-Rhino-Laryngologica Belgica was created in 1945. The first issue of Acta Oto-Rhino-Laryngologica Belgica is published in 1946 and it started to reach more of the country via university and library subscriptions. After 59 years, B-ENT was created as the continuation of Acta Oto-Rhino-Laryngologica Belgica and it has been continuing publication since 2005.

Previous Title (1890 – 1929)
Société Belge d'Otologie et Laryngologie 

 Previous Title (1929 – 1932)
Journal Belge d'Oto-Rhino-Laryngologie 

Previous Title (1932 – 1939)

Previous Title (1946 – 2005)
Acta Oto-Rhino-Laryngologica Belgica
ISSN: 0001-6497

Current Title (2005 – …)
EISSN: 2684-4907

Abstracting and Indexing 
B-ENT is covered in the following abstracting and indexing databases;

·       Web of Science - Science Citation Index Expanded
·       Scopus
·       DOAJ
·       Gale 
·       EBSCO
·       China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI)

All content published in the journal is permanently archived in Portico.

Aims, Scope, and Audience
B-ENT aims to publish studies of the highest scientific and clinical value, and encourages the submission of high-quality research that advance the understanding of otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery and their related fields such as allergy and rhinology, audiology, facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, general otolaryngology, case reports and clinical pearls, head and neck surgery and oncology, laryngology and phoniatry, neuro-otology and vestibular disorders, otology, pediatric otolaryngology, sleep medicine and surgery, smell and taste disorders. 

B-ENT covers a wide range of topics related to otorhinolaryngology, including diagnostic methods, treatment techniques, and prevention strategies. The journal is interested in publishing original research that addresses important clinical questions and advances the understanding and treatment of these conditions. This may include studies on the effectiveness of different treatments, new diagnostic tools or techniques, and novel approaches to preventing or managing conditions related to the ears, nose, and throat.

B-ENT publishes clinical and basic research articles, reviews, case reports, editorials, systematic reviews, and letters to the editors. 

The target audience of the journal includes healthcare professionals, physicians, and researchers who are interested in or working in the otorhinolaryngology field, and related disciplines.

Publication Services by
 General Manager
Ali Şahin

Journal Managers
Deniz Kaya
Irmak Berberoğlu

Publications Coordinators
Alara Ergin
Derya Azer
Nisanur Atıcı
Şeref Mert Gücün
Yiğit Pekzeren

Project Assistants
Batuhan Kara
Ozan Şahin


EISSN 2684-4907