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Submission guidelines

How to determine your article type


Article Type


Recommendations 

Case reports

•    250-350-word structured abstract 
•    1,500-2,500 words main text
•    1-4 tables and/or figures
•    25 references

Clinical trials monitor

•    250-350-word abstract
•    4,000-5,000 words main text
•    1-2 figures and/or tables
•    50-75 references on average

Commentary

•    100-200-word abstract
•    1,000-1,500 words main text
•    Up to 1 figure and/or table
•    Up to 10 references

Hypothesis

•    100-200-word abstract
•    500-1500 words main text
•    Up to 2 figure and/or table
•    Up to 10 references

Meeting report

•    250-350-word abstract
•    2,000-4,000 words main text
•    1-4 figures and/or tables
•    10-30 references

Position article and guidelines

•    250-350-word abstract 
•    4,000-5,000 words main text
•    1-4 figures and/or tables
•    30-50 references

Research article

•    250-350-word structured abstract
•    4,000-5,000 words main text
•    5-7 tables and/or figures (Please keep the number of panels per figure to a minimum)
•    50 references

Review

•    250-350-word abstract
•    4,000-5,000 words main text
•    1-4 figures and/or tables (Please keep the number of panels per figure to a minimum)
•    50-100 references

Short Report

•    250-350-word abstract 
•    1,500-2,500 words main text
•    1-4 tables and/or figures
•    25 references


Our 3-step submission process

  1. Before you submit

    Now you’ve identified a journal to submit to, there are a few things you should be familiar with before you submit.

  2. Ready to submit

    To give your manuscript the best chance of publication, follow these policies and formatting guidelines.

  3. Submit and promote

    After acceptance, we provide support so your article gains maximum impact in the scientific community and beyond.

    Please note that manuscript can only be submitted by an author of the manuscript and may not be submitted by a third party. 

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2017 Journal Metrics

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