Instruction for authors


Publication Policy

Authors undertake that their publications are created in compliance with all universal ethical rules, and articles are accepted in accordance with this commitment. Authors are responsible for all statements in their work. The articles should be prepared in accordance with the spelling rules of the journal, and the articles that do not comply with the spelling rules are rejected or sent back to the authors for correction. The journal is entitled to make language revisions in the accepted works without making any changes in content and meaning. The journal accepts original research articles, reviews, letters to the editor and case reports on condition that they have not been published elsewhere. All authors should state their financial and personal relationships with third parties or organizations that may adversely affect their work and create prejudice. Examples of potential conflicts of interest may include employment, advisory, stock ownership, honour, paid expert testimony, patent applications, and other funds. Any conflicts of interest should be indicated in the cover letter.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Council of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Jamp, executes compliance with the Declareation of Helsinki Principles. Therefore, for experimental and clinical studies and drug investigations, it must be stated in the heading Materials and Methods that the approval of the ethics board has been obtained. The Editor may ask for a copy of the approval document.

Manuscripts submitted to Jamp will go through a double-blind peer-review process. Each submission will be reviewed by at least two, independent peer reviewers who are experts in their fields in order to ensure an unbiased evaluation process. In cases where there is no consensus among the reviewer, the article is evaluated by the third reviewer. The final decision authority in the decision-making process of all articles is in the Editor.

Preparation of Articles

Manuscripts should be written in English or Turkish. Priority will be given to the studies written in English.

“Oxford English Dictionary (https://www.oed.com)” should be taken as the reference in the spelling of words for the studies written in English, and “Turkish Language Association Dictionaries (https://www.sozluk.gov.tr)” for studies written in Turkish.

Manuscripts should be typed in Times New Roman font type, 12-point font size, 1.5-line spacing with 2.5 cm margins from each side of the page with a word processor and each line should be numbered starting with the first line “1”. The studies that will be uploaded to the online submission system with the file format “.doc” or “.docx” will be accepted.

 

Cover Letter

The cover letter should include the type and title of the article, author names, their addresses and e-mail addresses. The corresponding author should be marked with an “*“ and in addition to the above information, the telephone number and ORCID number must be specified.

  • Authors declare that they have no financial interests or personal conflicts that may affect the study in this article.

 

  • Authors declare financial interests and/or personal relationships that could be seen as a potential conflict of interest. These; .......

 

Authors should include the appropriate option in their cover letter.

Copyright

All articles are considered as the property of the journal as of the application date. If the study is rejected or withdrawn by the author, the right to ownership of the journal is void. Copyright form must be filled out and signed by all authors, and the article should be uploaded to the online submission system.

With this document, we transfer all rights to the journal “International Journal of Academic Medicine and Pharmacy”. The journal will reserve all rights in the manuscript, except for proprietary rights such as patent rights.

Copyright Form

Title:______________________________________________________________

 

With this document, we transfer all rights to the journal “International Journal of Academic Medicine and Pharmacy”. The journal will reserve all rights in the manuscript, except for proprietary rights such as patent rights.

In this article, all authors contributed directly to the study and assumed public responsibility for this.

 

This article has not been published before in any publication.

 

Name & Surname           Signature                           Date                      

 Sections of Article

An article should include the following sections:

All main titles in the study should start with capital letters except the conjunctions and should be typed in bold.

Title: The first letters of each word except for the conjunctions should be typed with capital letter and the title should give the necessary and sufficient information about the study.

Abstract: Abstract should include the parts of objective, method, findings and conclusion. The studies written in English should include an abstract in English, and the studies written in Turkish should include abstracts in both Turkish and English.

Key Words: There should be two to five key words complying with the Index Medicus Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). 

Introduction: Please give literatüre information about the subject of the study.

Method

Findings

Discussion

Conclusion

Acknowledgements

References: References should be cited in the text as following:

Acanthamoeba species are free-living amoebas isolated from many ecological areas such as swimming pools 1, 2, dams and lakes 3, 4, soil 5, 6,  air filters 7.”

For citation of references with one to six authors, the names of all authors should be included, and for the articles with more than six authors, “et al.” should be written after typing the six names. The surnames of authors should be written exactly, and the initials of their names should be indicated with capital letter without any punctuation mark. Journal names should be written in italics.

Examples

Article: Ozcelik S, Yunlu O, Ozpinar N. Isolation and morphotyping of Acanthamoeba spp. and Vermamoeba spp. from hospital air-conditioning systems. Cumhuriyet Medical Journal. 2017;39:369-373.

Book chapter: Meltzer PS, Kallioniemi A, Trent JM. Chromosome alterations in human solid tumors. In: Vogelstein B, Kinzler KW, Editors. The genetic basis of human cancer. New York: McGraw-Hill, p. 93-113; 2002.

Web site: World Health Organization. Epilepsy: aetiollogy, epidermiology and prognosis. World Health Organisation Rep. 2001 [Fact Sheet No 999].

Organization: National Institute of Standards and Technology. PC Version of the NIST/EPA/NIH Mass Spectral Database. Gaithersburg, MD: U.S. Department of Commerce; 2007

 

Review Article

Review articles should consist of the main topics listed below.

- Title, Summary, Keywords

- Login

- Conclusion

- References

 

Case Reports

An case reports should include the following sections:

-Abstract

-Introduction

-Case report

-Discussion

-References

-Tables and Figures

 

Manuscripts should be uploaded to the system as a single file in the following order.

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Main Document
  3. Table and Figures
  4. Copyright transfer form

 

International Journal of Academic Medicine and Pharmacy is an online-only journal.

Our journal is free of charge for authors and readers

 

The plagiarism of all articles is determined by the iThenticate software. Plagiarism rate should be less than 30%.

 

Journal Contact

editor@academicmed.org