MEDPHARMRES Checklist

MEDPHARMRES SUBMISSION CHECKLIST

  1. COVER LETTER

  1. TITLE PAGE

 

  1. 2.1. Type the full title of the manuscript in 14-point font size and bold typeface.

  1. 2.2. Type short title of the manuscript in regular typeface.

  1. 2.3. Authors:

Type the author(s), affiliation(s), mailing address(es), and e-mail address(es) in regular typeface. Do not add titles (Dr., Professor, etc..).

Type Corresponding Author in full name and email address at the last line of section in regular typeface.

First author’s name Surname1, Second author’s name Surname2, Third author’s name Surname3*, …

1Affiliation and mailing address

2Affiliation and mailing address

3Affiliation and mailing address

*Corresponding Author: full name, email address

  1. ABSTRACT

 

  1. 3.1. The abstract should be self-contained and citation-free and should not exceed 250 words.

  1. 3.2. The abstract should follow IMRaD structure

  1. 3.3. A list of three to five keywords is required for all manuscripts.

  1. MANUSCRIPT BODY

 

  1. 4.1. Manuscript should be presented in A4 paper format with 3-cm left, 2.5-cm top/bottom/right margins and written in English. The text should be left-aligned and typed in 12-point Times New Romance with 1.5 line spacing.

  1. 4.2. The manuscript should follow IMRaD structure, including 1. INTRODUCTION; 2. MATERIALS AND METHODS; 3. RESULTS; 4. DISCUSSION; 5. CONCLUSION

 

  1. 4.3. Cross-sectional, case control and cohort study 
  2. The STROBE should be followed: https://www.strobe-statement.org/?id=available-checklists

  1. 4.4. Survey

  1. 4.5. Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
  2. The PRISMA statement should be followed: http://www.prisma-statement.org/

  1. 4.6. Case reports

The CARE guidelines should be followed: https://www.care-statement.org/checklist

  1. 4.7. Health economic evaluation

The CHEERS statement should be followed: https://www.equator-network.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Revised-CHEERS-Checklist-Oct13.pdf

  1. 4.8. Randomized Controlled Trials

The CONSORT statement should be followed: http://www.consort-statement.org/

  1. REFERENCES

All data, words, or ideas that you have taken from other sources should be accurately cited and referenced in your manuscript to avoid plagiarism and credit other authors. Citations and references should follow NML style: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK7256/

  1. TABLES AND FIGURES

All tables and figures should be presented in separated files. All figures and tables should be cited in the paper in a consecutive order.

 

  1. 6.1. Tables must have a descriptive title and if numerical measurements are given, the units should be included in the column heading. All tables must be submitted in text files (doc or docx).

  1. 6.2. Figures must be supplied as either TIFF or JPG files with a resolution at least 200 dpi.

  1. OTHERS (optional)

Conflicts of interests; acknowledgement; funding sources, etc.

  1. PLAGIARISM

The journal has a strict policy on plagiarism. A submitted manuscript should not have been published or submitted for publication consideration elsewhere. A manuscript will be rejected or retracted if it is found to contain plagiarized content or to have been double published.

  1. ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS

All manuscripts should provide evidence of ethic approval by an accredited Institutional Research Panel. All studies should follow Helsinski declaration developed by the World Medical Association. Experimental and quasi-experimental studies that conducted in Vietnam should follow both the Helsinski declaration and “Hướng dẫn quốc gia về đạo đức nghiên cứu y sinh học” by the Vietnam Ministry of Health.

All authors and manuscripts should follow the code on good publication practice produced by the COPE https://publicationethics.org/