Articles submitted to UOJM must conform to internationally accepted guidelines for research reporting and practice. Refer to the EQUATORNETWORK for identifying the reporting guidance that corresponds to the study design of your study. Reporting checklist should be uploaded as supporting documentation during manuscript submission as requested in Submission Guidelines.
Commonly used reporting guidelines:
1) Randomized Clinical Trials – CONSORT http://www.consort-statement.org/
2) Observational studies– STROBE http://www.strobe-statement.org/
3) Systematic reviews and meta-analyses – PRISMA http://www.prisma-statement.org/
4) Biological and preclinical research – NIH principles for reporting preclinical research