Acta Stomatologica Marisiensis Journal is an international journal dedicated to publishing high quality peer-reviewed articles pertaining to dental medicine. The themes covered by the journal include all the fields of dentistry, within a broad spectrum of disciplines and therapeutic areas, including, but not restricted to oral health, prosthetic dentistry, endodontics, paedodontics, orthodontics, oro-maxillo-facial surgery, implantology, dental materials, digital dentistry, nanotechnology and materials or medical engeneering.
All manuscripts submitted to Acta Stomatologica Marisiensis must be original, high quality and conform to the “Uniform Requirements for Manuscript Submitted to Biomedical Journals” published in Annals of Internal Medicine (1997;126:36-47).
Authors should not submit the same manuscript simultaneously to more than one journal, in the same or different language.
All individuals listed as authors should qualify for authorship and should have participated sufficiently in the work to take public responsibility for appropriate portions of the content.
Authors included in the manuscript should meet all of the following conditions as stated in the ICMJE (International Committee of Medical Journals Editors) guidelines:
- Substantial contributions to the conception and design of the work, acquisition, analysis or interpretation of data;
- Drafting the article or revising it critically, for important intellectual content;
- Final approval of the version to be published.
- Agreement to be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved.
Any other contributors, who do not qualify for authorship, should be acknowledged in an acknowledgment section. For further information about authorship, please refer to the ICMJE guidelines.
Studies involving experimental research on animals or humans must conform to the guiding principles of the Declaration of Helsinki. In case of research involving human subjects, the manuscript must contain a statement within the “Material and Methods” section indicating that the study protocol has been approved by the author(s) institutional ethical committee and that all study participants have given informed consent to the participate, or that the ethical committee has waived the need for informed consent. In order to respect patient confidentiality and the right to privacy, identifying information such as patient’s names, images, hospital or hospital record details, should not be included in any published material unless the information is essential for the scientific content. If so, written permission must be obtained from the patient, and this permission should be submitted to the editorial office prior to publication.
In case of manuscripts reporting clinical trials, these should be registered in a public trials registry at or before the time of first patient enrolment, as a condition for consideration for publication. Trials should preferably be registered in ClinicalTrials.gov, but in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors any primary register of the WHO International Clinical Trails Registry Platform (ICTRP) is acceptable.
The journal does not have article processing charges nor article submission charges.
All manuscripts should be submitted via email to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org
The submission should include the following attachments:
- Cover letter
- License to publish