Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The authors should submit a manuscript through OJS submission system at the address http://ss.mruni.eu, written in Microsoft Word application in Times New Roman fonts, size - 12 pt. The manuscript should be 1,5 spaced on one side of an A4 list of paper, margins at least 25 mm. The manuscript should be 12-18 pages (approximately 45 600 symbols), scholarly reviews should be 2-7 pages (approximately 20 000 symbols), the pages must be numbered. Upon a separate permission of the board of editors, a longer article or scholarly review may be published.
- Information on the author(s) should be provided in a separate page Word document: name and surname, place of employment and its address, number of the work and mobile telephones, fax, email. This data is necessary to ensure the direct and operative communication of the board of editors, scholarly reviewers and publishers ( language editors, and layout editors) and the author(s). In case there are several authors, the person responsible for communication with the board of editors should be indicated.
- The width of the pictures, schemes, diagrams, tables should not exceed 84 mm (per column) or 175 mm (per page). The best suitable formats of graphic files: Tagged Image Format File (TIFF), Word for Windows, Codel Draw, Excel. Photographs (colour and monochrome) must be of a good quality, sharpness and suitable for reproduction. Pictures, schemes, diagrams, tables and photographs are numbered in an alphabetical order. Titles of pictures, schemes, diagrams, and photographs are indicated at their bottom, and titles of tables are placed at the top of the table.
- The author(s) must correct an accredited article in accordance with the commentaries of the reviewers and editors or provide a substantiated explanation, why they choose to avoid suggested corrections. The revised version of the article should be resubmitted to the OJS system within two- week period after the reception of the review.
Authors contributing to Health policy and management agree to publish their articles under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public (CC BY-NC-ND) License, allowing third parties to share their work (copy, distribute, transmit) and to adapt it, under the condition that the authors are given credit, and that in the event of reuse or distribution, the terms of this licence are made clear.