About Ebnesina Journal
Ebnesina Journal (p-ISSN: 1735-9503),(e-ISSN: 2645-4653) is open access, peer-reviewed, quarterly journal dedicated to improving the quality of care and increasing the knowledge in the field of medicine and health by publishing high-quality articles concerning military medicine, disaster medicine, military psychiatry, aerospace medicine, subaquatic medicine, and related disciplines.
The following types of articles are supported
Review Articles (narrative, systematic, meta-analysis)
Letter to the Editor
Ebnesina Journal (p-ISSN: 1735-9503) and (e-ISSN: 2645-4653)
Chairman: Seyed Zia Hejripour Rafsanjani
Editor in Chief: Dr. Arsia Taghva
Associate Editor: Dr. Reza Eslami
Executive Manager: Dr. Kamyab Alizadeh
Owner and Publisher: Iran Air Force health administration and with the cooperation of AJA University of Medical Sciences
Office of "Ebnesina (Journal)", IRIAF Health Administration Deputy of Research and Education, Be'sat Hospital, Basidj Highway, Tehran, Iran.
P.O. Box: 11151/17819
Support Contact (For all queries): ebnesinajournalyahoo.com
Production Contact: ebnesinajgmail.com
Authorization number: 124/1408
The title page and manuscript text file should be separately submitted online via the online submission system.
Please follow the author's guideline.
Based on the ICJME recommendations "all those designated as authors should meet all four criteria for authorship, and all who meet the four criteria should be identified as authors. Those who do not meet all four criteria should be acknowledged". Author contribution should be stated in the declaration section. All authors should be accountable for all sections of the manuscript and declare that it is written originally and there is no data fabrication; data falsification including deceptive manipulation of images and plagiarism.
Any change in authorship (i.e. order, addition, and deletion of authors) after initial submission must be approved by all authors via written confirmation, in line with COPE guidelines. It is the corresponding author’s responsibility to ensure that all authors confirm they agree with the proposed changes. If there is disagreement amongst the authors concerning authorship and a satisfactory agreement cannot be reached, the authors must contact their institution(s) for a resolution. It is not the journal editor’s responsibility to resolve authorship disputes. A change in authorship after publication of an article can only be amended via publication of an Erratum.
Funding and Support
All funding sources supporting the work must be declared in the declaration section at the end of the manuscript. Whole affiliations with or financial involvement in any organization on an entity with a direct financial interest in the subject matters or materials of the research discussed (examples: employment, consultancies, stock ownership or other equity interest, patent-licensing arrangements) should be cited as a conflict of interest at the end of the manuscript text file.
Conflict of Interest
Authors are expected to disclose any commercial associations or sources of support that might pose a conflict of interest regarding the submitted article.
Author(s) should guarantee that data of the study are available and will be provided if anyone needs them.
Our reference style requirements are in accordance with the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals by the ICMJE. The references should be numbered in the order in which they appear in the text. In the text, tables, and legends, identify references using Arabic numerals in brackets.
Note: List all authors when they are six or fewer; when they are seven or more, list the first six, followed by “et al”
- Articles in journals
Shirzad H, Abbasi Farajzadeh M, Hosseini Zijoud SR. The Role of Military and Police Forces in Crisis Management due to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Iran and the World. Journal of Police Medicine. 2020;9(2):63-70.
- Articles in journals with more than six authors
Kheirandish P, Seyedalinaghi SA, Hosseini M, Jahani MR, Shirzad H, Foroughi M, et al. Prevalence and correlates of HIV infection among male injection drug users in detention in Tehran, Iran. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2010;53(2):273-5..
- Article In press
Kheirandish P, Seyedalinaghi SA, Hosseini M, Jahani MR, Shirzad H, Foroughi M, et al. Prevalence and correlates of HIV infection among male injection drug users in detention in Tehran, Iran. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2010. [In press].
- Article In other languages
Zaboli R, Hasani M, Khalagi K, Shirzad H. The relationship between patient's safety culture and patients' perception of healthcare quality in military hospitals in 2013. Journal of police medicine. 2014;3(1):19-30. [Persian].
- Books and other monographs
Marx JA, Hockberger RS, Walls RM, Adams GA. Rosen's emergency medicine: concepts and clinical practice. 6th ed. Philadelphia: Mosby Incorporated; 2010. p. 1215-75
Figures and tables
Figures and tables should be kept to a minimum necessary and presented in the manuscript file, numbered (with Arabic numbers), and have a title. Include double-spaced legends (maximum length, 60 words) on separate pages.
Responsibility and ethical requirements
Author(s) should certify that neither the submitted manuscript nor another one with substantially similar content under their authorship has been published in any language or being considered for publication elsewhere. Author(s) should take responsibility for the integrity of the work as a whole, from inception to published article. In the event that an author is added or removed from the list of authors, written acceptance, signed by author(s), must be submitted to the editorial office. Sources of financial support for the project should be acknowledged. If the study involves human beings, the author(s) must include a statement that the study was approved by the local ethical committee and that written informed consent was obtained from the study participants. For those who do not have formal ethics review committees, the principles outlined in the Declaration of Helsinki should be followed. Also, the compliance of maintenance and care of experimental animals with National Institutes of Health guidelines for the human use of laboratory animals should be declared in text. All relevant permissions to use unpublished observations of others must be obtained by the manuscript author(s) and stated in the text citing the names of the original author(s) should be declared. Also, permission must be obtained to reproduce or adapt any figures or tables that have been published previously and declared in the legend/footnote. Ebnesina Journal conforms to the international regulations against scientific misconduct including fabrication, falsification, plagiarism, and etc. In Ebnesina Journal any cases of suspected misconduct will be assessed during the peer-review and publication process based on COPE guidelines.
The editor in chief makes the final decision regarding publication or rejection of the submitted articles without the interference of its owner (Iran Air Force Health Administration) or economic interests.
Article submission, processing, acceptance, and publishing in this journal are free.
Peer Review Process
Peer review helps editors select suitable manuscripts, however, the editor makes the final decision regarding all the content. Decisions may be made by issues unrelated to the quality of a manuscript, such as suitability for the journal. The editor can reject any article at any time before publication, including after acceptance if concerns arise about the integrity of the work.
Manuscripts selected for peer review will be refereed by three reviewers during four weeks according to specific research reporting guidelines for different study designs; including CONSORT for randomized trials, STROBE for observational studies, PRISMA for systematic reviews and meta-analyses, and STARD for studies of diagnostic accuracy. Authors better send their revised manuscripts within 2 weeks and if the revised version is not uploaded within 2 months, the submission will be archived.
- Reviewers' and authors' identities are kept confidential.
- The existence of a submitted manuscript is not revealed to anyone other than the reviewers and editorial staff.
- Reviewers are required to keep manuscripts and their information confidential.
- They must not use knowledge of the manuscript before its publication for their personal interests.
- The reviewers' comments should be constructive, honest, and polite.
- Reviewers should declare their conflicts of interest and decline review if a conflict exists. Knowing the author(s) must not affect their comments and decision.