This journal is indexed in :
Online ISSN : 2232-0245
Print ISSN : 2232-0253
The requirements for articles submitted to the International Journal of Public Health Research (IJPHR):
Types of articles:
Title page and authorship
Title page should contain an appropriate title not exceeding 80 characters or 10–15 words yet sufficiently descriptive and informative, a short running title of 3–4 words, Author(s) full name(s), address of the Institute(s)/Organisation(s)corresponding author address with phone, e-mail and fax number.
Abstract and keywords
Should be under appropriate headings, structured as Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion and Conclusion as per Vancouver style. Full length public health research, basic medical research and clinical research not more than 5000 words. Manuscript should be typed using MS Words 2007 or latest, double spacing, Times New Roman, font 12. All pages should be numbered consecutively starting with title page. Brief communications and preliminary reports not more than 2000 words.
Tables and figures
All tables must be generated using the Table function in Word. All tables and graphic figures must be placed at the appropriate locations in the paper. In general no more than 5 tables and/or 5 figures should be included in a paper. Exceptions require approval by the IJPHR editors.
Should be made only to scientific, financial and technical assistance and not for routine departmental and typing/secretarial assistance. This section should be typed on a separate sheet.
Should be presented as per the order cited in the text. Providing correct and complete references is the sole responsibility of the author(s). Only published references or papers in the press (accepted for publication) should be given. References should be given in numbers as superscripts in the text. As far as possible mentioning name(s) of author(s) under references should be avoided in the text. Citations of unpublished work and personal communication should be cited in the text only. References should follow Vancouver style. The references should be restricted to a maximum of 30.
Example citation in the text:
An unhealthy diet, obesity and physical inactivity play a role in the onset of Type 2 diabetes1,but it has been shown that increased physical activity substantially reduces the risk2, and participation in regular physical activity is one of the major recommendation of the evidence based guidelines for the primary prevention of diseases1.
FINAL CHECKLIST & SUBMISSION FORM
Type of article:
The article is organized under formatting as follow:
International Journal of Public Health Research
Department of Community Health
Unversiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre
Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak
Cheras 56000 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA