Instruction for Authors
Thailand Journal of Health Promotion and Environmental Health welcomes all kinds of articles related to health promotion and environmental health, i.e. editorials, review articles, letter to editor, or short communications. Each article must not be published elsewhere before, and length of thearticle should not exceed 8 pages.
Manuscripts should be typed in double space on one side of white A4 papers.
On the first page should appear the author's name, affiliation and a running title. The abstract should be on the second page. The body of the article will begin from the third page. The structure of original article should be in the following order: introduction, objective materials and methods, results, disscussion, conclusion, acknowledgement and references.
Each table or figure should be prepared on the separate sheet. Photographic prints must be in black and white, sharp with high contrast, and the size should be smaller than the postcard size.
Reference should be in order according to the Vancouver System (see the following examples) :
- Muangsapaya W, Winichagoon P, Fucharoen S, Pootrakul P, Wasi P. Improved Technique for detecting intraerythrocytic inclusion bodies in thalassemic trait. J. Med Assoc Thai 1985;68:43-45.
- Richard EB, Victon CV. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics. 12th ed. Philadelphia: W.B.Saunders; 1987.
- Wood WG. Hemoglobin analysus. in : Weatheral DJ. ed. The thalassemias. New York: Churchill Livingstone; 1983. p. 31-53.
If a reference has more than one author, all authors' names should be listed. However, if there are more than 7 authors, only three names are required, and the rest of them are to be represented by 'et al'
Abbreviations should be based on the U.S. National Library of Medicine in Index Medicus.
One copy and word-processing CD of the manuscript should be sent to the Editor at the following address: Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Tiwanon Rd, Nonthaburi, 11000 Thailand.
All submission will be acknowledged by Editorial Board. Those unaccepted will also be notified. The editors reserve right to edit all manuscripts for proper publication according to the format of the Journal.
Three copies of the Journal will be supplied to principal author after the publication.