AUTHOR GUIDELINES

GENERAL INFORMATION
Journal of Agromedicine and Medical Sciences is a peer-reviewed scientific journal and published manuscripts in the field of medicine with a focus on basic medical sciences, clinical medicine, and agromedicine. You are also advised to read About the journal, which includes other relevant information. All submitted manuscripts must contain original research that was not previously published and not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

 All authors have read and agreed to the manuscript content, and that every experimental study reported in the manuscript has been carried out with the approval of the ethics committee. Manuscripts may be rejected if the editorial office considers that the research has not been carried out within an ethical framework. All submissions to the journal will be scanned for possible duplicate or prior publication or similarity content using the Turnitin plagiarism detection system. Manuscripts must be submitted by one of the authors of the manuscript called corresponding author, and should not be submitted by anyone on their behalf. The corresponding author takes responsibility for the article during submission and peer review.

When entering the Submission’s Metadata ( “Enter Metadata”), please make sure that the entered metadata is correct and that all of the required fields (indicated with an asterisk: *) are filled in. You will be asked to provide contact details and academic affiliations for all co-authors via the submission system and identify who is to be the corresponding author. Metadata (title, abstract, references, data of all authors consist of full name, email address, affiliation) should be entered in the OJS and written in English. These details must match what appears on your manuscript. The affiliation listed in the manuscript should be the institution where the research was conducted.

 

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

An acceptable manuscript will meet the following general criteria: it reports a worthwhile contribution to agromedicine and medical sciences, methodology is well and clearly explained with sufficient details. Results and discussion are supported by sufficient scope data, manuscript is concise, well written, and understandable. Conclusion summarized the results and showed specific findings. If the article passed the reviewing process, it will be handled by the editor for final proofread and editing process. The author needs to confirm the final version for publications and add/revise minor parts of the article based on the editor's suggestions before published on the website.

 

Manuscript Preparation

Articles are written in Indonesian and must meet standard rules according to Enhanced Spelling. The unit of measurement is written according to the Internationale System (SI-Unit). The manuscript must be typed using Microsoft Word with the Calibri font, size 12 pt for the title, 10 pt for the text, 9 pt for the table/picture title. The manuscripts were typed on one-sided A4 paper, double column, single spaceline.

 

Article Types

Original Research Article

Original contributions are manuscripts containing substantial novel research. These articles can include randomized controlled trials, observational (cohort, case-control, or cross-sectional) studies, diagnostic accuracy studies, nonrandomized behavioral and public health intervention trials, experimental animal trials, or any other clinical or experimental studies.

 

Manuscript template

Journal of Agromedicine and Medical Sciences offers a Microsoft Word template to be used to generate a standard style and format for the journal article. To find and download the Microsoft Word template. Download the template.

 

Manuscripts for original research articles submitted to AMS should be divided into the following sections:

Title

Abstract and keywords

Text

Conflict of interest

Acknowledgments

References

Tables

Figures



TITLE
The title of this article is briefly and clearly written both in Indonesian and in English, a maximum of 16 words. Authors should avoid the use of non-standard abbreviations The full name of each author must be accompanied by affiliation of the institution in English, city, and country. Correspondence email must also be written.
Example title:

                     

                                         Toksisitas Diazinon terhadap Ginjal dan Hepar Tikus Wistar Jantan

                                                      ditinjau dari Parameter Biokimia dan Histopatologi

                                               

                                                Diazinon Toxicity to Kidney and Liver of Wistar Male Rats

                                               in terms of Biochemical and Histopathological Parameters

 

                                              Desie Dwi Wisudanti1*), Firman Herdiana2, Tegar Syaiful Qodar2

                              1Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Jember, Jember, Indonesia

                                                          2Faculty of Medicine, University of Jember, Jember, Indonesia

                                                     *)Corresponding author: E-mail: desie.fk@unej.ac.id

 

 ABSTRACT AND KEYWORDS

Abstracts are written without subtitles and must be clear and concise both in Indonesian and English in one paragraph. The abstract of the research article contains no more than 250 words and should consist of background (including objective), methods, results, and conclusions. Keywords are written below the abstract by selecting 3-6 words that can help to index.


INTRODUCTION

Contains background and review of previous research, hypotheses (if any), and research objectives. Introduction should be able to show the gap and the existence of knowledge that illustrates the quality and significance. Summarise the previous relevant research and explains the author’s findings (pro and kontra results). Describe the novelty of the study.

 

METHOD
This chapter explains the design and research method clearly and concisely written with reference to the library. The method section must describe the research design, study subjects, sample size determination, intervention, data collection, measurements, laboratory analysis, statistical analysis, and ethical clearance. The explanation of the method must be concise and clear which allows other researchers to repeat it. If the method (including statistical analysis) used is new or not widely used, then it must be written with reference to the library.

 

RESULTS
In the results section, the author must review the interpretation of each form in the form of tables and figures. Narrative interpretation explains the meaning of data and not a repetition of the contents of images or numbers. This chapter can contain a maximum of 6 tables and or pictures/graphs. Each table is given a number and a short title in the order in the text, and each column is given a short subheading. Table titles and figures must be able to describe their contents.

 

DISCUSSION
This chapter discusses the results and highlights new discoveries. The discussion in this chapter also explains why the research obtained results that are in accordance with the findings, the mechanism of obtaining the results, and the reasons for the differences and similarities with previous studies. Summarise the major findings.

 

CONCLUSION

This should state clearly the main findings of the research and give a clear explanation of their importance and relevance, the clinical implication of the study, future directions, or suggestions.

 

Acknowledgments

Anyone (individual/company/institution) who has substantially contributed to the study for important intellectual content must be acknowledged.

 

REFERENCES

Articles should contain at least 10 primary research papers, while for review articles there is a minimum of 20. At least 80% of the references are from journal articles and preferably have been published not more than 10 years. Unpublished data and personal communication should not be included as literature citations. “In Press” articles that have been accepted for publication may be cited in references and should indicate the publication date, if available. All references must be written down in reference tool manager (AMS used Mendeley as a reference manager), using American Psychological Association (APA) style and arranged from A to Z. The references should also include the DOI number from CrossRef.

Example

Reference to a Journal Publication:
Liang, Y., Qi, W., Guo, W., Wang, C., Hu, Z., & Li, A. (2018). Genistein and daidzein induce apoptosis of colon cancer cells by inhibiting the accumulation of lipid droplets. Food Nutr Res,  62(2),1384-1393. http://doi.org/10.29219/fnr.v62.1384


Reference to a Book:
Gilstrap, L. C., Cunningham, F. G., VanDorsten, J. P. (2010). Operative obstetrics. 4nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill.

Reference to a Chapter in an Edited Book:
Meltzer, P. S., Kallioniemi, A., Trent, J. M. (2010). Chromosome alterations in human solid tumors. In: B. Vogelstein & K. W. Kinzler (Eds.), The genetic basis of human cancer (pp. 93-113). New York: McGraw-Hill.

Reference in Proceeding:
Hapsari, L. & Masrum, A. (2011). Diversity and characteristics of banana (Musa acuminata) diploid AA cultivars group collection of Purwodadi botanic garden. In D. Widyatmoko, D. M. Puspitaningtyas, R. Hendrian, Irawati, I. A. Fijridiyanto, J. R. Witono, R. Rosniati, S. R. Ariati, S. Rahayu, & T. Ng Praptosuwiryo (Eds.), Conservation of tropical plants: Current condition and future challenge. Paper presented at Proceedings of Seminar Cibodas Botanic Garden 159th Anniversary, Cibodas (pp. 225-229). Cibodas, ID: Indonesian Institute of Sciences.

 

Case Report

Case report usually describes one to three patients or a single-family. Case report containing a substantial novel finding should be unique, representing a diagnostic or therapeutic challenge and having a learning point for the readers. The abstract should be structured with: Background, Case Report, and Conclusion. The abstract should be limited to a maximum of 250 words. The main text of case reports should be structured with the following subheadings: Introduction, Case Report, Discussion, Conclusion, and References. Case report is limited to 2500 words, and a maximum of 6 tables and figures (total). References have been written above, just like the original research article. Provide 3 to 6 keywords that will help potential readers search for and find this case report. Journal of Agromedicine and Medical Sciences offers a Microsoft Word template to be used to generate a standard style and format of a case report. To find and download the Microsoft Word template. Download the template.


Articles can be uploaded directly via https://jurnal.unej.ac.id/index.php/JAMS/about/submissions

in words or odt format. The author must make a statement containing: that the article is original, the article is not being submitted to another journal and the author will not send the same article to another journal during the review process.