Preparing a Manuscript for Submission to IJARRP
Future of a journal rests in the hands of its authors, to a
great extent. Manuscripts therefore need to be prepared according to internationally
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.
General Principles and Requisites
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 complications.
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.
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 the authors should meet the below listed criteria to
qualify as authors:
Please provide the details of contributing authors in the
relevant columns during the submission of manuscript.
Conflicts of Interest
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.
Clinical Trial Information
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 research.
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 were involved.
Guidelines for Manuscript Preparation can be downloaded here
Click here to submit manuscript