Authors submitting a manuscript should first, download the template for Research Directs in Health Sciences. The manuscript must be submitted using this template. The journal recommends that you review the About the Journal page for the journal's policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the submission process.
Authors may deposit a copy of their work in an institutional or other repository of their choice. Authors retain the right to deposit different versions of the paper at the following points throughout the peer-review process:
- Submitted version
- Accepted version (Author’s Accepted Manuscript)
- Published version (Version of Record Published on the Journal Website)
Authors have the right to deposit the aforementioned versions in an institutional or other repository of their choice without any embargo.