Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (Int J Oral and Maxillofac Pathol) is a peer reviewed Quarterly published Medicine/Dental Journal in English language with both online (html) & print (pdf) edition. Journal accepts original academic unpublished manuscripts for publication from the subject areas of Oral & maxillofacial Pathology in respect to Dentistry and Medicine.

Our aim is to encourage the publication of latest information in the specialty by providing a common platform for Oral & General Pathologist’s reports/views on recent advances in the field of Oral Pathology and rare cases in respect to Dentistry and Medicine.

Int J Oral and Maxillofac Pathol accept following types of articles:

  • Original Research Articles: Research works done in the field of Oral Pathology, in respect to Dentistry and Medicine
  • Case Reports: Unusual or rare cases, in the field of Oral Pathology, in respect Orofacial Region/associated syndromes/lesions of craniofacial and maxillofacial origin etc.
  • Invited Reviews: Reviews from the various topics of general interests in the field of Oral Pathology, from the prominent figures of specialty/ recent advances in the field.
  • Letter to Editors – Brief comment regarding recent advances in the field of pathology & Medicine, results of a pilot study or comments on articles published in Int J Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.
  • Announcements - Information about conferences, meetings, seminars, symposia, courses, and other items from the various regional specialty organizations.
  • Thesis Abstracts - unconditional access of the thesis / dissertation work done during post graduation before it is published else where.

Journal accept manuscripts which:

  • Report new and unknown laboratory advancements in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.
  • Report new breakthrough in the immunohistochemical markers and techniques.
  • Enhance current knowledge about premalignant and malignant lesions its, Etiopathogenesis among Public & Professionals.

 

Section Policies

Front Page

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Aims & Scope

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Table of Content

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Editorial

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Guest Editorial

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Review Article

Review Articles are 2500-3500 in length but with different expectations regarding references and tables, based on the results of the review. Authors are strongly encouraged to discuss review topic with the editor prior to initiating the review submission to ensure that they are carried out in accordance with best practices (e.g., QUORUM guidelines) and their length can be accommodated by the Journal.

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Research Article

Research articles should be between 2,500 and 3,500 words in length, with no more than six tables or figures and fewer than 30 references (estimated to be a total of 21 or fewer double-space pages). On print issue upto 7-11 Pages are free of publishing Cost. If its above 11 printed pages authour may be asked to pay INR 500/-per Extra Pages.

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Case Reports

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Brief Communications

Brief Communications are 1,000-1,500 words, no more than two tables or figures, an abstract of 150 words or less, and 10 or fewer references. Brief Communications, commentaries undergo peer review similar to regular scientific manuscripts.

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Announcement

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Book Review

About books and products review. Maximum 150-250 words.

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Authors Guidelines

How to prepare a manuscript. How to submit a manuscript.

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Peer Review Process

            The process of editorial review and peer review followed in Int J of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology conforms to international standards of peer reviewed scientific journals. All manuscripts submitted to Int J Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology will undergo review by a member of the editorial board followed by a double-blind external peer reviewe. Double-blind peer-review, in which, neither the authors nor the reviewers know the identity of each other, allows a fair and unbiased assessment of the manuscript. This enables us to maintain a high standard of the scientific content of the journal. Our review process is fast and "submission to first decision" takes no more than 2-4 weeks, compared to months taken by other journals.

 

Publication Frequency

Journal items will be published collectively, as part of an issue with its own Table of Contents.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Indexing

                  As in traditional journals, the articles published in Int J Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology is fully citable. Each article receives a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) which is unique for every article published in the Journal and is used for easier referencing and archiving.

                   All article published in Int J Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology will be indexed in DOAJ, Index Copernicus, Google scholar, NISCAIR, Open-J-Gate, Medline/Pub Med and other indexing systems soon. Our application is under process for the same.

 

International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

Edited by                 :    Professor Dr. Madhusudan.A.S, MDS, (PhD).

Print ISSN               :   N/A

Online ISSN            :   2231 - 2250


Frequency               :   Quarterly


Current Volume        :   2 / 2011

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HINARI

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GOOGLE Scholar

DOAJ

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NISCAIR              

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Ebsco

Proquest

Gale

Resrach Gate

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