Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Aim and Scope: International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery (IJCBNM) is an international innovating peer-reviewed quarterly publication for Nurses, Midwives, related fields educators and researchers.

The Journal accepts original contributions of interest to those involved in all aspects of community practice, quantitative and qualitative research and management.

Manuscripts are publishable in the form of original article, review article, case report, letter to the editor, short communications, etc.

The Journal invites health care specialist concerned with any of these areas to submit material on topics including, but not limited to:

  • Health promotion & disease prevention in all stages of human life
  • Home - health care
  • Patient & client education
  • Individual care in the context of family and community
  • Health care delivery and health out come
  • Continuity of care

 

 

Section Policies

To The Readers

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Original article

The International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery publishes original research article in various medical and paramedical disciplines. Original articles should have a word count of 2000-3000 words, and authors should cite between 15-40 references for their original articles. Abstract should not exceed 250 words and it  needs to be structured.

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Review article

The International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery publishes medical and paramedical review articles. Articles shouldn't be less than 4000 words and authors should cite more than 70 references for their reviews. Abstract should not exceed 250 words and it doesn’t need to be structured.

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Brief report

The International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery publishes short Communications or brief reports about various medical and paramedical disciplines. Brief reports should have a word count of 1000-1500 words and authors should cite at most 15 references. Abstract should not exceed 250 words and it doesn’t need to be structured.

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Case report

The International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery publishes novel case reports. Case reports should have a word count of 1000-1500 words and up to 10 references should be cited. Abstract should not exceed 250 words and it doesn’t need to be structured.

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Letter to the editor

The International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery publishes "Letters to the Editor". Letters can address various medical and paramedical aspects including education and new modes of practice and disease management. Letters may also comment on articles published in the journal and should provide constructive criticism. When appropriate, comment on the letter is sought from the author. Letters should have a word count of 500-800 words. Authors should cite at most 7 references. An abstract is not needed for a letter to the editor.

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Publication Frequency

International Journal of Community Based Nursing and Midwifery (IJCBNM) is an international innovating peer-reviewed quarterly publication for Nurses, Midwives, related fields educators and researchers.

 

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...

 

Abstract and Indexing

 Indexes:

 

PubMed, Scoupus, Cinhal, NLM Catalgue, ISC, Magiran, Free Medical Journals (Amedeo),Google Scholar, SID, Index Copernicus, Electronic Journals Library, Iran Medex, WorldCat, Index Medicus for the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region, open J-Gate, DOAJ,EmCare


 

 

 

 


 

Publisher: Vice Chancellor for Research, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

pISSN: 2322-2476       eISSN: 2322-4835

 

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