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When submitting your manuscript, please review the following items and indicate which items are applicable using “∨” on “□.”


□ Have you checked the journal’s website for instructions to authors regarding specific formatting requirements for submission?

□ Is the entire manuscript, including abstract, keywords, methods, results, discussion, conclusion, references, table and figure?

Title Page and Abstract

□ Does the title page include the article title, affiliations, author and corresponding author?

□ Does the abstract less than 250 words?

□ Are the key words range between 3 and 6?


□ Are references cited both in text and in the reference list?

□ Are inclusive page numbers for all articles or chapters in books provided in the reference list?

Tables and Figures

□ Has the figure been prepared at a resolution sufficient to produce a high-quality image?

□ Are titles and footnotes of tables and figures written in English?