Future of a journal rests in the
hands of its authors, to a great extent. Manuscripts therefore need to be
prepared according to internationally accepted guidelines.
The guidelines adopted by IJARRP
generally follow the 'Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to
Biomedical Journals', published by the International Committee of Medical Journal
Editors (ICMJE). Complete guidelines are available here
IJARRP does not encourage any
form of plagiarism, thus we strongly recommend you to check your article
content before you submit manuscript to any of our journals. Plagiarism can be
checked through online plagiarism software tools to minimize further
Cover letter must include the
list of authors, title of the manuscript. It should declare that the work is
not published elsewhere. The article type should be mentioned (Original Research Paper/ Review Article/ Short Communication/
Editorial/ Case Report/ Perspectives). Current telephone and fax
numbers, as well as postal and e-mail address of corresponding author should be
given to maintain communication.
Sample Cover Letter can be
Manuscript should be submitted
here as a Word Document (.doc or .docx) only.
Please provide the following
information at the time of submission of the manuscript. These details are to
be provided by selecting the *Declarations tab at the manuscript submission
page here. Please state NA (not applicable); if that particular case is not applicable
to you, and there is no information to be provided.
All authors should duly fill the
conflict of interest details in the Declarations section; and provide us with
the complete information (if any conflict of interest exists). All authors must
disclose the details of any financial/professional/personal association with
other Institutes/Organizations/Universities that could have an unwarranted
effect on their work. Employment, Honoraria, Patent Applications/Registrations
and Grants are some of the examples of potential conflicts of interest. Please
state NA; if there is no conflict of interest.
Research studies involving animal
testing and clinical trials on humans require ethical approval. It should be
certified that any type of experiment/study conducted on humans and animals has
been duly approved. The details regarding the ethical approval should be
provided in the Declarations section (whether approval has been given, name of
the relevant ethics committee and the reference number for their judgment).
Please state NA; if no work requiring ethical approval was conducted.
The trials conducted on human
subjects should follow proper protocol for conducting and reporting of these
trials. The Equator network & NLM's Research Reporting Guidelines and
Initiatives provides a concise list of guidelines like CONSORT, PRISMA, STROBE,
COREQ, ENTREQ, SAMPL etc. for enhancing the quality and transparency of health
Studies on human
patients/volunteers require approval from the concerned ethical committee; and
fully informed written consent. Authors should confirm at the time of the
submission process that written consent has been obtained. Please state in the
Declarations section text box:
Written informed consent was
obtained from the patient for conducting this study/publication of this case
report. Editor-in-Chief of this journal will be provided with a copy of the
written consent for review (on request). Please maintain the privacy of the
patients/volunteers and do not disclose their names, initials, or hospital
details. Images of patients/volunteers should be used only if the information
is essential for scientific purposes and written consent categorically mentions
that the images can be used. Please state NA; if no human patients/volunteers