Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Gomal Journal of Medical Sciences is an open access journal published by Gomal Medical College, Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan in English language. It aims to promote medical research by its propagation worldwide, and specifically among the medical professionals.
It is academically peer-reviewed and designed for all doctors, researchers, and health workers regardless of their medical specialties. It quarterly publishes clinical and basic / experimental quality material on all aspects of medical sciences. Each issue of the journal consists of research based original articles, case reports, clinical images and review articles. Editorials on recent advances in medical sciences are also published. Each article goes through a process of peer review and editing by experts and only standard articles are accepted for publication.
Subject areas for publication include the following fields:
• Basic Medical Sciences
• Medicine & Allied fields
• Surgery & Allied fields
• Public Health
• Medical Education
• Medical History

 

Section Policies

Editorial

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Original Articles

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Images in Clinical Medicine

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Case Series

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Case Report

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Review Article

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Information for Authors

It guides the for authors regarding preparation of manuscripts for submission.

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Peer Review Process

Gomal Journal of Medical Sciences (GJMS) is a peer-reviewed journal. Manuscripts are initially examined by the Editorial Board and then sent to at least two reviewers, preferably one from Pakistan and another from a developed country in the field of medical research.
The comments of reviewers are conveyed to the authors if deemed necessary for correction.
Rejected manuscripts are returned back to authors. Accepted ones are kept on the waiting list for publication.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...