Only electronic Word (.doc, .docx,) files can be submitted . Submissions by anyone other than one of the authors will not be accepted. The submitting author should take the responsibility for the manuscript during submission and peer review.
Manuscripts must be submitted on the understanding that they have not been published elsewhere and are only being considered by this journal. The submitting author is responsible for ensuring that the article’s publication has been approved by all the other co-authors. Further correspondence and proofs will be sent to the author(s) before publication, unless otherwise indicated.
All manuscripts are subject to peer review and are expected to meet the standards of academic excellence. If approved by the editors, submissions will be considered by peer reviewers, whose identities will remain anonymous to the authors.
The manuscript should contain an abstract. The abstract should be self-contained, citation-free, and should not exceed 300 words.
Conflicts of Interest
Authors must declare all relevant interests that could be perceived as conflicting. Authors should explain why each interest may represent a conflict.
All acknowledgments (if any) should be included at the very end of the manuscript before the references. Anyone who made a contribution to the research or manuscript, but who is not a listed author, should be acknowledged (with their permission).
Authors may submit their references in any style. If accepted, these will be reformatted in Vancouver Style. Authors are responsible for ensuring that the information in each reference is complete and accurate. All references should be numbered consecutively in the order of their first citation. Citations of references in the text should be identified using numbers in square brackets e.g., “as discussed by Smith ; “as discussed elsewhere [9, 10]. All references should be cited within the text and uncited references will be removed.