AUTHOR’S GUIDELINES :

The journals publishes Original research Articles,  Review and invited articles and  Short Communications.

General

  • All submitted manuscripts should contain original work neither published previously nor under consideration for publication elsewhere.
  • Manuscripts shall be in English language and manuscript must be  limited up to twenty pages.
  • Authors, in their cover note to Editor, shall have to clearly mention whether the manuscript is to be considered as a Research article, Review/ Invited article or Short communications

Peer review policy

  • Journal of nursing research and trends aims at rapid publication of articles while maintaining rigorous peer review process, each Manuscript will be subjected to a minimum of two reviews by two individual reviewers.
  •  Reviewers will be insisted to review the Manuscript within 15 days time and if he/ she fail to return will be sent to other reviewer for review.
  • All authors are requested to send one copy of manuscript to suggested one reviewer by electronically to review the manuscript not of authors’ institution or affiliation and the editorials shall send second copy to enlisted reviewer for reviewing the article.
  • The reviewer shall reviewed the article as per instruction to author, special emphasis on spelling, format of references in text and reference section, methodology, citation of journals cited, and summary and findings.
  • Manuscripts shall go through a peer review process to adjudge their suitability and authenticity, for publication in the journal.
  • A confirmation about the acceptance of the manuscript will be sent to e-mail address of the corresponding author.

Submission of Manuscript:

  • Authors may submit the manuscript only through the online manuscript submission system.
  • Authors are advised to submit the manuscript as MS Word  format only with the PDF copy of letter for publication and copyright form duly signed by author/(s), scanned.

File type

  • Authors should submit the manuscript  only in MS-word format, no other format is accepted.
  • If equations were used it should be converted by using MS Office equation editor and pasted as image at proper place. All equations should be grouped or may be prepared using equation editor software.

File size

  • No manuscript should exceed more than 20 pages unless necessary, authors will be requested to substantiate the need if it exceeds the maximum number of pages.
  • File should be  submitted at  visionhealthsciencespublisher@gmail.com

Language

  • Language of the Manuscript should be only in English, we are not processing Manuscripts in any other languages

Font type

Manuscripts should be typed in single line spacing with the following font pattern

  • Font type:- Times New Roman
  • Size
  • For heading or title:- 14 points and Bold (Small Letters, not capitalize the titles unnecessarily unless required, e.g. HPLC, HPTLC, UV, GC, TLC, SEM, TEM, etc.)
  • Author/ Coauthors name:– 11 points and Bold
  • Affiliation/ Institute name:– 10 points
  • For subtitles:– 11 points and Bold
  • Content of article:– 9.5 points
  • Table title and Content:-  8 points

Submission order

The following order should be strictly followed while submitting the Manuscript

  • Front page:- (Page-1) Title of article, authors’ names, authors’ institutional affiliations only and leave other spaces empty
  • On second page:– (Page-2) Start with abstract of about 200-400 words exactly conveying the content of the article, Keywords (at least 5 words)
  • On third page:– (Page-3 onwards) Main content text with all tables and figures aligned in their proper place (do not send tables and figures separately unless requested), List of symbols and Abbreviations, Acknowledgement, References (follow standard format),

PREPARATION OF MANUSCRIPTS

Manuscripts should be submitted as per order: Title Page, name of author (s), Abstract, Key words, Introduction, Material and Methods, Results, Discussion, Acknowledgements (if necessary) and References. If the Result and Discussion sections are combined, then a Conclusion section should be added.

Title Page

The first page should contain a concise and informative title, the names and addresses of the authors and contact details of the corresponding author (postal address, e-mail, and telephone numbers)..

Abstract

  • It should be about 200-400 words.
  • Key words: A minimum of 5 key words must be given at the end of the Abstract.
  • No reference should be mentioned the abstract

Introduction

This part should define the background and significance of the study by considering the relevant literature, particularly the most recent publications.

Material and Methods

  • Please provide concise but complete information about the material and the analytical, statistical and experimental procedures used.
  • This part should be as clear as possible to enable other scientists to repeat the research presented.

Results

  • In this part, the same data/ information given in a table must not be repeated in a figure, or vice versa.
  • It is not acceptable to repeat extensively the numerals from tables into text and give lengthy and unnecessary explanations of the Tables and Figures.

Discussion

  • This part must be written with reference to the tables and figures and by considering information from the literature.
  •  Statements made in the Introduction and Results sections should not be repeated here.

Acknowledgements

If necessary, a brief Acknowledgements section may be included.

References

  • References should be cited in the text in Arabic numerals in superscript.
  • The references should be cited at the end of the manuscript in the order of their appearance in the text.
  • For citation of references with three or more authors, only the first author’s name followed by et al. should be used.
  •  References to journal articles, books, chapters in books, etc. should be cited, as follows:

Journal Articles

 

  • Pareek B, Batra K, Singh L. Assessment of Professional Practice Attributes among Nurse Educators. The journal of nursing trendz 2018 April; 9(1). DOI 10.5958/2249  

Book

  • Marlow Dorothy R., Barabara a. Redding, Text Book of Paediatric Nursing, Sixth Edition, Philadelphia: Saunders, 1998.
  • Stacey GL and Keen NT. Plant-microbe interactions. Chapman and Hall, New York.1996.

.Electronic journal article/ World Wide Web:

Organization as author

  • Survey Research Centre, University of Michigan. Monitoring the quality of American – a proposal to the Russian Sage Foundation. 1970.

No author given

  • Coffee drinking and cancer of the pancreas (editorial). BMJ 1981; 283:628

Unpublished material 

  • Lillywhite HB, Donald JA. Pulmonary blood flow regulation in aquatic snake. Science. In press.

Reports

  • CAMHADO, Its Priority Programme for Prevention of Brain Damage Due to Birth Asphyxia, CAMHADO Report, 1983-1999, Nov. 1999.
  • UNICEF, Challenges and Opportunities Produced by United Nations Childrens Fund, UNICEF, India Country Office, 1999-2002.

Dissertation

  • Parul Datta, A study to evaluate the effectiveness of planned teaching programme on thermoregulation of neonates in terms of knowledge and practice of the nursing personnel working in the labour room and the neonatal care – Unit in selected hospitals of West Bengal, Unpublished Master of Nursing Dissertation, University of Delhi, 1996.

Newspaper article

  • Editorial In ‘Prajavani’- Karnataka Darshan, Nov. 14, 2002.
  • Hema Vijay, Talk to help the deaf hear, ‘Deccan Herald’ 2004 Feb; 2 (Col.2).

 

 

Figures:

  • Photos or drawings must have a good contrast of dark and light.
  •  Legends of figures should be brief, but complete and self-explanatory so that the reader can easily understand the results presented in the figure. Figure legends should be attached to the figures.
  • All figure number should be arranged orderly, the figures should not be supplied separately but pasted in the proper place.
  • Figure number and title should be given below the figure, the content of the figure should be explained in the title of figure.

Tables:

  • All tables should be numbered in order with grid lines.
  • The table number should be properly given, large size tables should be split into two or more tables so that it can be accommodated within the page size.
  • Table width and cell sizing should be even and all the content should be left side aligned.
  • Number of the tables and title should be given above the tables and without any border, shading.
  •  The table should with a brief but complete and self-explanatory caption so that the reader can easily understand the results presented in the table.
  • Please do not duplicate material that is already presented in the figures.

Ethics and Consent

  • When reporting experiments on human subjects, authors should indicate whether the procedure follows were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation.
  • Do not use patients’ names, initials, or hospital numbers, especially in illustrative material. Papers including human experiments or clinical trials must be conducted with approval by  competent ethical committee

Paper acceptance

Final decision on acceptance of the paper is with the editorial team, promotion in any form will disqualify even qualified papers. Selected papers will be put in queue for publication, once the article is published author will get a confirmation mail from the corresponding editor.

Paper Processing /Publication Charges

    • There is no processing fees or publication charges for publishing  paper with vision health sciences publisher however  Author (s) has to pay the charges for procurement of hard copy of issue of journal in which his/her manuscript has been published (optional). The rate for issue’s hard copy including postal charges is INR 1000.
  • We will not provide the hard copy to foreign author, therefore, publication of manuscript is free from processing fees for foreign author.