Instructions to authors

PREPARATION OF MANUSCRIPTS

The authors are requested to prepare their manuscripts as per the instructions/specifications given below.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

PREPARATION OF MANUSCRIPTS

The authors are requested to prepare their manuscripts as per the instructions/specifications given below.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

Authors are advised to consult recent issues of the journal for the format. All manuscripts must be typed 1.5 spaced and in 12 pt Times New Roman. Margins of at least 0.8 inch (2 cm) must be left on all sides. The manuscript must be written in clear and concise English. The responsibility for all aspects of manuscript preparation rests with the authors. Extensive changes or rewriting of the manuscript will not be undertaken by the Editors.

PARTICULAR

SPECIFICATION

Language

English

File format:

M.S. Word 2007/ 2003 file

Page size:

Portrait , A4 (8.5" × 11")

Margins :

1 cm (0.8 inch) on all sides

Page no.

None

Footer / Headers

None

Line spacing:

1.5

Font style

Times New Roman.

Title

14 pt Times New Roman, Bold, Capital case, Centre.

Author and co-authors

14 pt Times New Roman, Centre, Normal face, Sentence case. Author and all co-authors names in one line. The corresponding author should include an asterisk* and passport size photo for corresponding author (jpg file only)

Authors address

12 pt Times New Roman, Normal face, Centre giving each authors' affiliation (i.e. Department/ Organization/ Address/ Place/Country/email). Must be below the name of the author.

Abstract

10 pt Times New roman, Single space, Full justification Normal Face, 200-250 words Heading followed by 5-8 keywords.

Heading of all section

Major headings (ABSTRACT, KEYWORDS, INTRODUCTION, MATERIALS AND METHODS, RESULTS AND DISCUSSION, ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS, REFERENCES) 14 pt Bold, in Upper Case and left Justified.

Subheading under section

12 pt, Upper case, Bold, Left-hand side

Font size and type for the content of the article (except abstract)

12 pt Times New Roman, Normal Face, Full Justification.

 

Page order: Page order must be as follows.

PAGE

CONTENT

Page 1

Title page

Page 2

Abstract & keywords

Page 3 onward

Introduction and all sections

Figures and tables must be inserted in the manuscript at the position they should appear when published.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION OF RESEARCH ARTICLES

Manuscripts for original research papers should have the following headings:

1.            Title

2.            Author's name(s) & address(es)

3.            Abstract

4.            Keywords

5.            Introduction

6.            Materials and Methods

7.            Results and Discussion

8.            Conclusion

9.            Acknowledgements

10.        References

TITLE
The title must be informative, specific and short and not exceed 200 characters. The title must be in bold face and the capital case having a font size and font style of 16 pt and Times New Roman respectively. It must be followed by one empty line.

 

AUTHOR/S
Full name(s) of the author(s) and full postal address (es) of the institutions where the research was done should appear below the title. Author name must be in normal face and sentence case having a font size and font style of 14 pt and Times New Roman and address must be in normal face and sentence case having a font size and font style of 12 pt and Times New Roman. Use the symbols 1, 2, 3, etc., as superscripts to relate the authors to the corresponding address and an asterisk (*) to indicate the author(s) to whom correspondence should be addressed. At the bottom left corner of the title page, please mention *Corresponding Author and provide the full corresponding address with designation, functional e-mail address and phone no.

ABSTRACT:

The abstract should start on a new page and should be typed in single-space. The abstract should describe the essential aspects of the investigation. It should be about 200-250 words. It must be followed by one empty line.

KEYWORDS:

A maximum of 4-6 keywords must be given at the end of the Abstract.

INTRODUCTION
The introduction should start on a new page after the abstract & key-words. The Introduction should provide a clear statement of the problem, the relevant recent literature on the subject, objectives of the research study, and the proposed approach or solution.

 

MATERIALS AND METHODS

Materials and Methods should start as a continuation of introduction on the same page. All important materials used along with their source shall be mentioned. The main methods used shall be briefly described with appropriate reference. New methods or substantially modified methods may be described in sufficient detail. Methods in general use need not be described in detail. The statistical method and the level of significance chosen shall be clearly stated.

RESULTS: All findings presented in tabular or graphical form shall be described in this section. The data should be statistically analyzed and the level of significance stated. Data that is not statistically significant need only to be mentioned in the text - no illustration is necessary. All Tables and figures must have a title or caption and a legend to make them self-explanatory. Results section shall start after materials and methods section on the same page.

DISCUSSION: This section should follow results, deal with the interpretation of results, convey how they help increase current understanding of the problem and should be logical. The unsupported hypothesis should be avoided. The Discussion should state the possibilities the results uncover, that need to be further explored. There is no need to include another title such as "Conclusions" at the end of Discussion. Results and discussion of results can also be combined with one section, Results, and Discussion.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS: All acknowledgments should be typed in one paragraph directly preceding the reference section.

TABLES/FIGURES: Incorporate tables and/or figures with their legends into the main body of text. 

REFERENCES: Should be numbered consecutively in the order in which they are first mentioned in the text (not in alphabetic order). Identify references in text, tables, and legends by Arabic numerals in superscript in square brackets. References cited only in tables or figure legends should be numbered in accordance with the sequence established by the first identification in the text of the particular table or figure.

Journal Articles:

Gaur K, Kori ML, Tyagi LK, Singh V, Nema RK, Tripathi P. Licofelone- Novel Analgesic and Anti-Inflammatory Agent for Osteoarthritis: An Overview. J Young Pharm. 1, 2009, 67-71.

A Book:

Durbin R, Eddy SR, Krogh A, Mitchison G. Biological Sequence Analysis: Probabilistic Models of Proteins and Nucleic Acids. Cambridge University Press, 1999.

A Chapter in a Book:

Nadkarni KM. Indian Materia Medica. Edn 3, Vol. I, Popular Prakashan, Mumbai, 2000, pp. 242-246.

Conference Proceedings:

Stock A, Signal Transduction in Bacteria. In the Proceedings of the 2004 Markey Scholars Conference, 2004, pp. 80-89. 

Abbreviations, Units Etc:

Authors should follow internationally agreed rules especially those adopted by the IUPAC-IUB Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature (CBN). The journal will essentially follow the rules defined in the IUPAC Manua1 of symbols and terminology for physicochemical quantities and units. 

Ethical guidelines:

1. All the articles will be subjected to the critical editorial review process.

2. After publication with us, the articles will not be allowed to publish again as a whole or a part of it in any other journal/ magazine.

3. Authors using experimental animals and human subjects in their investigation must seek approval from the appropriate Ethical Committee in accordance with "Principles of Laboratory Animal Care" and/or the declaration of Helsinki promulgated in 1964 as amended in 1996.

4. Patients have a right to privacy that should not be infringed without consent. Identifying information, including patient's name, initials or any other information like photograph revealing patient's identity should not be published in written unless the information is essential for scientific purpose and patient (or parent or guardian) gives written informed consent for publication. When Informed consent has been obtained it should be indicated in the published article. 

ARTICLE PROOFS:

Page proofs will be sent to the designated author through e-mail. It must be carefully checked and the revised manuscript must be returned within a couple of days of receipt.

COPYRIGHT

Authors are asked to sign a copyright agreement upon acceptance of their manuscript, before the publication. The Copyright Agreement form can be downloaded from our website i.e. www.medrech.com or by clicking on the link (COPY RIGHT AGREEMENT FORM)

SUBMISSION OF MANUSCRIPTS

To facilitate speedy and cost-effective submission of the full manuscript, an online submission via the internet is being offered. For online submission, please provide your complete manuscript in the form of a single file containing all the materials. Authors are required to proofread the word file of their manuscript before submission.

Authors are strongly encouraged to submit their manuscripts electronically by online manuscript submission system i.e. http://www.medrech.com/manuscript-submission. Alternatively, authors can also submit their articles as an attachment to submit@medrech.com / editor@medrech.com / assteditor@medrech.com

 

Chief Editor

Medico Research Chronicles

An official journal of Medico Edge Publication
www.medrech.com

Email Id: editor@medrech.com / infor@medrech.com 
 

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News Updates

Call for publication
07/04/2017 - 14:08

Submission Open for Publication 

Medico Research Chronicles announces the opening for the submission of the manuscript for publication in the upcoming issue 5th Issue of 4th Volume of Medico Research Chronicles. 

Issue Released
07/04/2017 - 14:03

With immense pleasure, Editorial Team of Medico Research Chronicles announces the release of  4th Issue of 4th Volume of the journal. Team Medrech, congratulate all the authors for successful publication of their valuable research. 

Editor

 

Listing in NLM catalogue
05/15/2017 - 15:48

With Immense pleasure, we would like to announce the Indexing of Medico Research Chronicles (www.medrech.com) in NLM Catalogue an NCBI agency, with NLM Id 101703779 [Serial]

Release of 1st Issue of 4th Vol
01/01/2017 - 15:06

We are delighted to announce the release of 2nd Issue of 4th Volume of Medico Research Chronicles. We Congratulate all the authors and members of reviewer and editorial board for their constant support for the success of the release. Please visit our CURRENT ISSUE section for the referral readings of research, review article, case reports and case studies.

World Catalogue of Scientific Journal
12/16/2016 - 15:53

With pleasure, this is to announce that Medico Research Chronicles is indexed and archived by World Catalogue of Scientific Journal. We congratulate all the authors and members of editorial and reviewer board for their efforts. 

Impact Factor

Index Copernicus (IC)
ICV 2016 = 77.08
ICV 2015 = 73.76
Impact Factor = 4.24*
Quality Factor = 0.80

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