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Author Guidelines

When the original is in Portuguese, please follow this instruction: SE O IDIOMA DE SEU ARTIGO FOR O PORTUGUÊS, POR FAVOR ESCOLHA PORTUGUÊS NO MENU "LANGUAGE", SITUADO NO CANTO SUPERIOR DIREITO, ANTES DE INICIAR O PROCESSO DE SUBMISSÃO!

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Information on how to prepare the submission and the cover page download are found in the following links:

AUTHOR GUIDELINES

COVER PAGE, AUTHOR CONTRIBUTIONS AND CONFLICTS OF INTEREST STATEMENT

ATTENTION - Please read all guidelines found in the above link, before you start preparing your paper and before starting the process of submission. Only articles that rigorously meet the specified requirements will be sent to peer review.

 

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.

  1. The corresponding author is necessarily the same who submit the article to the system.

  2. The contribution is original and unpublished and is not being evaluated for publication by another journal. The work contains no falsified or copied data.

  3. The authors consulted the Guidelines for Authors in all its details and the submitted documents strictly follow all rules for publication in Scientia Medica.

  4. In addition to the original article, a cover sheet is being sent as a Supplementary Document, with all the requested information (the template for the cover page is found within the document Instructions for Authors, in the form of a link giving access to an editable file).

  5. All the authors of the article are informed about and accept the editorial policies of the Journal, have read the manuscript that is being submitted and are in accordance with its contents. Names and e-mails of all the authors are entered in the metadata of this electronic page.

  6. Approval by a Research Ethics Committee is explicit (only for original studies in humans or animals, including case reports).

 

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