About the Journal
South East Asia Journal of Medical Sciences (SEAJMS) Journal is open access, peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journal published by Little Bay Publishers, with ISSN: 2522-7165 (online), 2520-7342 (print). Journal published our issue in October 2017. Journal publishes issues quarterly in a year, during January (Vol xx, Issue 1), April (Vol xx, Issue 2), October (Vol xx, Issue 3), and December (Vol xx, Issue 4). All articles submitted in the SEAJMS will be processed by the editorial team through the Online Journal System (OJS) platform, and the authors can monitor the entire process through member's areas by login into their accounts. Both hard and soft copies of articles published in SEAJMS are available as open access for educational, research, and library purposes, and beyond that purpose, the editorial board of SEAJMS is not responsible for violation of copyright.
Focus and Scope
SEAJMS aims is to stimulate new research ideas and foster practical application from the research findings.
Journal focus on the following biomedical fields:
1. All areas of Medicine including
- Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy
- Clinical immunology,
- Clinical Research,
- Critical care Medicine,
- Emergency Medicine,
- Family Medicine,
- Geriatric Medicine,
- Internal Medicine,
- Medical Education,
- Obstetrics and Gynecology,
- Pharmacology including clinical pharmacology experimental pharmacology and toxicology,
- Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
- Vascular Medicine
2. Other biomedical and allied health sciences including; Bioinformatics and Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Genomics and Proteomics, Healthcare Services, Healthcare Management, Nursing, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacy, Pharmacognosy, and Phytochemistry.
Peer Review Process
All manuscripts submitted will be checked by one of the editorial members to see whether they are presented according to the journal's focus or not. If suitable, they will be subjected to plagiarism checking. The article will be rejected if they are not written according to the journal's aims and scope and/or plagiarism is more than 15% (the author may be asked to revise the article if the percentage is between 10 to 20%).
After the editorial screening, All the manuscripts will be subjected to the double-blinded peer-review process;
- The manuscript will be reviewed by two experts in the respective subject area. The reports of all the reviewers will be considered while deciding on acceptance/revision or rejection of a manuscript.
- Editor-In-Chief (EIC) will make the final decision, based on the reviewer’s comments.
- EIC can ask one or more advisory board members for their suggestions upon a manuscript, before making the final decision.
- All editorial members maintain the integrity of the peer-review process.
- In case, the author challenges the editor's negative decision with suitable arguments, the manuscript can be sent to one more reviewer and the final decision will be made based upon his recommendations.
Open Access Policy
- All the articles published in our (SEAJMS) journal are made freely accessible online immediately after publication in an easily readable format (both online and print), without any subscription or registration barrier.
- All published articles are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (Articles can be shared and adapted, provided the attribution for the work is given and that the work is not used for commercial purposes), full details of which can be found here.
- The journal also allows the authors to self-archive the final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional/subject-based repository.
Instructions for authors
Manuscripts to the South East Asia Journal of Medical Sciences should be submitted online the login/submission.
Preparation of the Manuscript
Templates for writing original papers, case reports, and review articles have been provided below. These can be followed for writing the articles as per The text of observational and experimental articles should be divided into sections with the headings:
Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion, legends, and Acknowledgment.
Times New Roman font 12 size Use 1.5 spacing throughout. Number pages consecutively, Beginning with the title page.
Title Page should carry
1. Type of manuscripts
2. The title of the article, which should be concise, but informative (Times New Roman font 14 size bold)
3. The name by which each contributor is known (Last name, First name, and initials of middle name),
4. The name of the department(s) and institution(s) to which the work should be attributed;
5. The name, address, phone numbers and e-mail address of the contributor responsible for correspondence
about the manuscript
Abstract Page The second page should carry the full title of the manuscript and an abstract (of no more than
150 words for case reports, brief reports, and 250 words for original research article should be structured and states the Context (Background), Aims, Methods and Material, Results and Conclusions.
State the purpose of the article and summarize the rationale for the study or observation.
Methods Describe the selection of the observational or experimental subjects (patients including controls) clearly. Identify the age, sex, Identify the methods, the apparatus (give the manufacturer's name and address in Submitting the Manuscript to the Journal), and the procedures in sufficient detail. Give reference statistical methods; provide references and brief descriptions for methods that have been published but are not well known Ethics.
While reporting experiments on human subjects indicate whether the procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of experimentation (institutional or regional) and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1975, as revised in 2000 (available at http://www.wma.net/e/policy/17) initials, or hospital numbers, especially in illustrative material.
When reporting experiments on animals, indicate whether the institution's or a nation's national law on the care and use of laboratory animals was followed.
When possible, quantify findings and present them with appropriate indicators of measurement error or uncertainty (such as confidence intervals, dropouts from a clinical trial). Put a general description of methods in the Methods section. When data are summarized in the Results section, analyze them. Avoid non-technical uses of technical terms in statistics, such as 'random' (which implies a randomizing device), 'normal', 'significance’ statistical terms, abbreviations, and most symbols. Use upper italics (P < 0.05).
Present the results in logical sequence in the text, tables, and illustrations. Do not repeat in the text all the data in the tables or illustrations; observations.
Emphasize the new and important aspects of the study and the conclusions that follow from them. Do not repeat in detail data or other material section. Include in the Discussion section the implications of the findings and their limitations, including implications for future research. In particular, contributors should avoid making statements on economic benefits and costs unless their manuscript includes economic data and analysis to work that has not been completed.
Acknowledgments As an appendix to the text, one or more statements should specify
1. Contributions that need acknowledging but do not justify authorship, such as general support by a departmental chair;
2. Acknowledgments of technical help
3. Acknowledgments of financial and material support, which should specify the nature of the support. This should be the last page of the manuscript
References should be numbered consecutively in the order in which they are first mentioned in the text (not in alphabetic order). Identify reference numerals in superscript. References cited only in tables or figure legends should be numbered in accordance with the sequence established by a particular table or figure. Use the style of the examples below, which are based on the formats used by the NLM in Index Medicus. The titles of the journal the style used in Index Medicus. Use the complete name of the journal for non-indexed journals. Avoid using abstracts as references. Information should be cited in the text as "unpublished observations" with written permission from the source. Avoid citing a "personal communication" unless available from a public source, in which case the name of the person and date of communication should be cited in parentheses in the text.
Articles in Journals
Standard journal article: Kulkarni SB, Chitre RG, Satoskar RS. Serum proteins in tuberculosis. J Postgrad Med. 1960;6:113-20.
(List the first six contributors followed by et al.) Volume with supplement: Shen HM, Zhang QF. Risk assessment of nickel carcinogenicity and occupational lung cancer. Environ Health Perspect. 1994; 102(1):27-29
Books and Other Monographs
Personal Author(s): Ringsven MK, Bond D. Gerontology and leadership skills for nurses. 2nd ed. Albany (NY): Delmar Publishers; 1996.
Editor(s), compiler(s) as author: Norman IJ, Redfern SJ, editors. Mental health care for elderly people. New York: Churchill Livingstone;
Chapter in a book: Phillips SJ, Whisnant JP. Hypertension and stroke. In: Laragh JH, Brenner BM, editors. Hypertension: pathophysiology, diagnosis, Med Press; 1995. pp. 465-78.
• Tables should be self-explanatory and should not duplicate textual material.
• Type or print out each table with 1.5 spacing on a separate sheet of paper. If the table must be continued,
repeat the title on a second she
• Number tables, in Arabic numerals, consecutively in the order of their first citation in the text and supply a brief title for each.
• Place explanatory matter in footnotes, not in the heading.
• Explain in footnotes all non-standard abbreviations that are used in each table.
• Obtain permission for all fully borrowed, adapted, and modified tables and provide a credit line in the footnote.
• For footnotes use the following symbols, in this sequence: *, †, ‡, §, ||, , **, ††, ‡‡
• Figures should be numbered consecutively according to the order in which they have been first cited in the text.
• Symbols, arrows, or letters used in photomicrographs should contrast with the background
• Titles and detailed explanations belong in the legends for illustrations not on the illustrations themselves.
• When graphs, scatter-grams, or histograms are submitted the numerical data on which they are based should also be supplied.
• If photographs of people are used, either the subjects must not be identifiable or their pictures must be accompanied by written permission.
• If a figure has been published, acknowledge the original source and submit written permission from the copyright holder to reproduce for such figures.
• The Journal reserves the right to crop, rotate, reduce, or enlarge the photographs to an acceptable size.
With Best Regards
Editor Board Office.
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.
- Our journal uses the guidelines (flowchart on What to do if you suspect plagiarism) outlined in the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)1
- If plagiarism is detected during the peer review process, the manuscript may reject it uprightly. The manuscript has worth publishing in terms of new ideas, but with a significant amount of plagiarism, it is encouraged to rewrite and resubmit.
- If plagiarism detected post-publication, it might issue for correction/retract the article.
- Our Journal uses Urkund/Turnitin plagiarism software to check for originality,
Before initiating the peer review process, all articles will be screened with plagiarism check software (Urkund/Turnitin). If plagiarism between 5% to 20%, the manuscript will be sent to the author for corrections. Articles with more than 20% plagiarism, will be rejected.
1. Committee on Publication Ethics. Suspected plagiarism in a submitted manuscript, Flowchart on What to do if you suspect plagiarism. [Last accessed on 2021 Jan 21]Available from https://publicationethics.org/files/plagiarism%20A.pdf