ContusM Author Guidelines

Contusm Publications invites authors to publish original research, review article, case reports, mini reviews, short communications, editorials, letter to editor, etc., Articles need to submit in a preferably MS word format or files can be compressed into zip file and submit it. Below are the guidelines that need to be followed by authors before submitting article to contusm publications. This contusm publications is dedicated to publish original research work or material which is neither been published nor copying the same content. It should not be in state of publishing in any other journals. To ensure above criteria, we use different softwares to check the plagiarism to the submitted manuscripts. After plagiarism process is done, contusm publications follows rapid double blinded peer review process, where authors and reviewers’ identities are kept confidential and secure. Review process will take minimum 2-3 weeks and after receiving comments/ reviews upon which final decision will be taken for acceptance of manuscript.

Submission Guidelines

Authors must submit original manuscript which is not published or submitted elsewhere.

Authors are encouraged to submit documents in doc, docx and pdf format only.

Authos should submit all the necessary documents along with the manuscript like figures attachments, cover letters, table files and etc.

Must provide complete contact details while submitting a manuscript.

Types of Manuscripts and Formats

Research Article: Article should not contain more than 6000 words, abstract word limit should be 250 words. There is no restriction on number of images, tabular columns.

Review Article: The article should contain no more than 4500 words, and the abstract word limit should be 250 words.

Case Report:The Case Report article should contain no more than 3000 words, and the abstract word limit should be 250 words.

Mini-Review: Article should not contain more than 2500 words, abstract word limit should be 250 words.

Short Communications: Article length should be resricted to 2000 words and can contain two figures or tables.

Letter to Editor: Article should not contain more than 1000 words with maximum of 10 references.

Clinical Image: Maximum 3 images along with 250 words need to be submitted in clinical image.

Editorial: Article count should be between 1200-1500.

Manuscript Preparation and Submission Guidelines

All the manuscripts submitted to contusm publications need to be submitted in following format:

  • Cover Letter
  • Title and Author Details
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Materials and Methods
  • Results
  • Discussion
  • Conclusion
  • Conflicts of Interest
  • Acknowledgment
  • References

Cover Letter

Mandatory cover letter needs to be submitted along with manuscript. A statement confirming the approval of all co-authors involve in preparing and submitting manuscript. Declaration of any potential conflict of interest. There should be also confirmation that the content of manuscript has not been published in or in state of consideration for publications by any other journals.

Title and Author Details

The title should be specific yet concise. A complete detail of all authors affiliation details including department, university or organization, city, state/province (if applicable), and country, telephone no. email address.

Abstract

An abstract is a vital part and it summarize whole article within 200-250 words or 250-300 words. It should include the following sub-headings, but these may vary depending on type of article: Aims, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion.

Keywords

Keywords that are important for the article need to be mentioned, followed by semicolon. 6-8 vital keywords include in this section.

Body of the Article (Text)

It is the main part of the content which includes separate sections such as introduction, materials and methods, results, discussion, conclusion and acknowledgment.

Introduction

It covers broader context. It concludes brief dissemination of research work or experiments.

Materials and Methods

Statistical methods with enough details are available to readers. There will also be description of participants or what was studied. Mentioning ay adverse events or side effects. Authors describe with limitation of the study.

Results

It covers all relevant positive and negative findings. Tables and Figures can be included in this part.

Discussion

It should give detailed representation of data, starting with brief but comprehensive of the main findings.

Conclusion

In this section, final result what we get from the article by using methods/ experiment is included and further researchers can be done by these observations.

Conflicts of Interest

Author should mention conflict of interest to avoid further hurdles or any problem after article publication.

Acknowledgment

Authors who have contributors directly or indirectly in preparing manuscript should be listed in this section.

References

References need to mention according to standard and format should be in vancouver.

Article Processing Charge

ContusM Publications is a publishing group of international open access peer-reviewed journals requires Article Processing Charges that will be billed by submitting author following the acceptance of a manuscript for publication. There is no submission fee. Article processing charges (APCs) are levied on the author of the manuscript being published. Article processing charge will not be refunded after the manuscript is published online. Article processing charges are listed below according to income economies.

Please contact APC for related questions and information contact.contusm@gmail.com

Country Publication Fee (USD)
High Income $666 (USD)
Upper Middle Income $450 (USD)
Lower Middle Income $270 (USD)
Low Income $126 (USD)

The List of countries is given below:

Andorra Antigua and Barbuda Argentina
Aruba Australia Austria
Bahamas, The Bahrain Barbados
Belgium Bermuda British Virgin Islands
Brunei Darussalam Canada Cayman Islands
Channel Islands Chile China
Croatia Curacao Cyprus
Czech Republic Denmark Estonia
Faroe Islands Finland France
French Polynesia Germany Gibraltar
Greece Greenland Guam
Hong Kong Hungary Iceland
Ireland Isle of Man Israel
Italy Japan Korea, Rep.
Kuwait Latvia Liechtenstein
Lithuania Luxembourg Macao SAR, China
Malta Monaco Netherlands
New Caledonia New Zealand Northern Mariana Islands
Norway Oman Palau
Panama Poland Portugal
Puerto Rico Qatar San Marino
Saudi Arabia Seychelles Singapore
Sint Maarten Slovak Republic Slovenia
Spain St. Kitts and Nevis Saint Martin
Sweden Switzerland Taiwan, China
Trinidad and Tobago Turks and Caicos Islands United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom United States Uruguay
U.S. Virgin Islands
Albania Algeria American Samoa
Armenia Azerbaijan Belarus
Belize Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana
Brazil Bulgaria Colombia
Costa Rica Cuba Dominica
Dominican Republic Equatorial Guinea Ecuador
Fiji Gabon Grenada
Guatemala Guyana Iran, Islamic Rep.
Iraq Jamaica Jordan
Kazakhstan Lebanon Libya
Macedonia, FYR Malaysia Maldives
Marshall Islands Mauritius Mexico
Montenegro Namibia Nauru
Paraguay Peru Romania
Russian Federation Samoa Serbia
South Africa St. Lucia St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Suriname Thailand Tonga
Turkey Turkmenistan Tuvalu
Venezuela, RB
Angola Bangladesh Bhutan
Bolivia Cabo Verde Cambodia
Cameroon Congo, Rep. Côte d’Ivoire
Djibouti Egypt, Arab Rep. El Salvador
Georgia Ghana Honduras
India Indonesia Kenya
Kiribati Kosovo Kyrgyz Republic
Lao PDR Lesotho Mauritania
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. Moldova Mongolia
Morocco Myanmar Nicaragua
Nigeria Pakistan Papua New Guinea
Philippines São Tomé and Principe Solomon Islands
Sri Lanka Sudan Swaziland
Timor-Leste Tunisia Ukraine
Uzbekistan Vanuatu Vietnam
West Bank and Gaza Zambia
Guinea-Bissau Haiti Korea, Dem. People’s Rep.
Liberia Madagascar Malawi
Mali Mozambique Nepal
Niger Rwanda Senegal
Afghanistan Benin Burkina Faso
Burundi Central African Republic Chad
Comoros Congo, Dem. Rep Eritrea
Ethiopia Gambia, The Guinea
Sierra Leone Somalia South Sudan
Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Tanzania
Togo Uganda Yemen, Rep.
Zimbabwe
Manuscript Removal Policy

The author may not want to publish his / her manuscript after submitting it to any journal of ContusM Publications. We do not charge a fee for terminating and removing an article from the journal if the author specifies it within a week. If an author wants to remove the manuscript after one week, he / she will be asked to pay a partial processing fee from the article process fee. This fee is charged by our publisher for using a variety of services during the processing of a manuscript. We request the authors to pay 30% of the original article processing fee in case of termination or removal of manuscript after one week. For any questions or discussions regarding the Manuscript Termination Fee / Article Processing Fee, please contact us: contact.contusm@gmail.com

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