Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
The submission file is in Microsoft Word (.doc/.docx) document file format.
References in the reference list contain Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs). Example: https://doi.org/10.1002/ana.25404.
Where available, URLs for the references have been provided and all in-text citations are in Vancouver format in rounded brackets with citations following periods and commas.
- Ex. ...new evidence has proven otherwise (2, 3); ...
- Ex. ...this phenomenon has been demonstrated by numerous groups prior. (4, 7-9) In addition, ...
Figures are submitted as high resolution .png or .tiff separately from the manuscript.
Tables are submitted in a separate .docx document. All illustrations, figures, and tables are uploaded as a supplemental file.
The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
The instructions to remove identifying information such as name, affiliation, and acknowledgements from the manuscript as outlined in the Author Guidelines have been followed.
For peer-reviewed submissions, please indicate any potential external peer reviewers in the "Comments for the Editor" section below or any peer reviewers you wish us to avoid contacting due to possible conflict of interest.
Manuscripts must be formatted and submitted in the MJM provided .docx template (found in Author Guidelines). Failure to submit in the template will result in immediate rejection.
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