Journal Policies

Open Access Policy

Forum for Nordic Dermato-Venereology is an immediately Open Assess journal


Peer Review and archive

Published articles are:

  • Peer reviewed by the national Editor and one external reviewer
  • Immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download
  • Able to be reused in a number of different ways as defined by the CC BY-licence (see below)
  • Permanently preserved in ourĀ online archive


Creative Commons licence used: CC BY-NC

Creative Commons License
All articles are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.


  • Read, print and download
  • Redistribute or republish the final article (e.g. display in a repository)
  • Translate the article - for private use only and not for distribution
  • Download for text and data mining purposes
  • Reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works

Not allowed:

  • Sell or re-use for commercial purposes

Corrections and retractions

Erratum will be published as soon as the error is discovered.

Retraction of papers can be made if multiple submissions (without permission) are discovered or other infringement are made according to theĀ International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) Recommendations, the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing, or similar international publishing standards.