Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Annals of Ibadan Postgraduate Medicine (Journal of the Association of Resident Doctors, U.C.H. Chapter) is published bi-annually. The Editorial Board welcomes contributions in all fields of medicine including medical technology, as well as economic, social and ethical issues related to the practice of medicine especially in a developing country. It is meant to meet the continuing educational needs of post-graduate doctors as well as stimulate research and academic pursuit.

 

Section Policies

Publications

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

We operate the peer review system. All submitted articles are first red by at least a member of the Editorial Board. Those potentially acceptable are then passed on to referees who are experts in the various fields concerned. We ask referees to comment on originality, scientific reliability and clinical relevance or usefulness. Those adjudged suitable are then submitted to statistician for statistical review. Those that fall short may be rejected outright or sent back to authors for corrections. For rejected articles, only one copy will be given to the author(s). Those that successfully pass through all the stages will be considered for publication. Two copies of revised manuscripts should be sent back to the Editor-in-Chief.

 

Publication Frequency

Annals of Ibadan Postgraduate Medicine is a peer-reviewed international medical journal published bi-annually by the Association of Resident Doctors, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria. It is normally published in the months of  June and December.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

About AIPMED

Annals of Ibadan Postgraduate Medicine is a peer-reviewed international medical journal published bi-annually by the Association of Resident Doctors, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria. It is normally published in the months of  June and December.