All submissions to The Journal of Southeast Asian Medical Research must comply with these Instructions for authors. Studies should be in compliance with human studies committees and animal welfare regulations at the authors' instructions. All manuscripts will be subject to peer review. Letters to the Editor and comments on the Journal's content or policies are always welcome and encouraged. All manuscripts are to be summited electronically through the online and upload to the review system website.



                Submission of a manuscript to The Journal ASEAN Medical Research for peer review implies that: It is original work, has been written by the authors, and has not been published elsewhere, including electronically, in the same form, in any language. Likewise, a similar manuscript has not been submitted to other published by any other journal, by any of the authors.


Before you begin disclosure of potential conflict of interest


                The Journal of ASEAN Medical Research uses the ICMJE disclosure for authors. Each author of manuscript must complete the form and save it, using his or her name. The corresponding author too has to complete the form upon submission. Access the Journal online website is




                The Journal of ASEAN Medical Research generally limits the number of authors to 6. If there are more than 6 authors, we ask the corresponding author to justify each author's participation using ICMJE criteria for authorship:


  1. Substantial contributions to the conception or design of the work; or the acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data for the work; AND
  2. Drafting the work or revising it critically for important intellectual content; AND
  3. Final approval of the version to be published; AND
  4. Agreement to be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part the work are appropriately investigated and resolved.



Copyright to all published articles will be held by The Journal Medical Research. Copyright forms are handled by the production department of the publisher once a manuscript is accepted and scheduled for publication.

Registration of clinical trials

Clinical trial registration (prospective publication of clinical research study authors, title, purpose, hypothesis, methods including statistical methods, and confirmation of Institutional Review Board approval) mitigates against bias resulting from selective reporting of results. Clinical trials beginning patient enrollment after ………., will not be accepted for publication in The Journal of Southeast Asian Medical Research without prospective registration of the trial. Trials may be accepted in any national or international registry.


                After registering as an author through The Journal of Southeast Asian Medical Research online submission and the review system website, you will be guided step by step through the uploading of your own files and approving of the single PDF that will be created from them. You can track the progress of your manuscript through our website. Communications about a manuscript will  be handles through e-mail. Please access the website for more detail about online submission, including a tutorial for authors, artwork guidelines, and a link to author support by e-mail.