About the Journal

Aim of the Journal

National Journal of Medical Research is a peer-reviewed open-access journal. The journal aims to provide a platform to disseminate the latest research and developments in the field of Medical, Clinical and Allied health sciences.


Scope of the Journal

The journal will cover Medical, clinical and Allied health Sciences studies related to human well being including ethical and social issues. The journal caters to the need to practicing clinicians as well as academicians. Hence, articles with clinical interest and implications as well as basic and paramedical sciences will be given equal preference. Traditionally, articles from social science, epidemiology, psychology, and traditional medicine also have found place in the journal, if relevant to clinical science.

Research related to the following field of medical sciences are considered for publications.

Basic Medical Sciences: Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cytology, Embryology, Endocrinology, Epidemiology, Genetics, Histology, Immunology, Medical physics, Microbiology, Molecular biology, Neuroscience, Nutrition science, Medical nutrition, Pathology, Pharmacology, Photobiology, Physiology, Radiobiology, Biomechanics, Biostatistics, Biophysics, and Toxicology

Surgical specialties: General Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Neurosurgery, Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery, Oncologic Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Urology, Vascular Surgery, and Pediatric Surgery.

Medical Specialties: Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Emergency medicine, Family medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Genetics, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Physical medicine and rehabilitation, Psychiatry Preventive medicine, Community health or public health, Occupational medicine and Aerospace medicine

Internal Medicine: Cardiology, Critical care, Medicine, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Haematology, Hepatology, Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Rheumatology and Sleep Medicine.


Open Access Statement

NJMR is an open access journal for academics, allowing any user to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles and use them for any other lawful purpose. All the articles published in this journal are free to access immediately from the date of publication. The journal does not charge any fees for downloading articles.



National Journal of Medical Research utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries, allowing those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.


Author Self-Archiving

Authors are permitted and encouraged to post any version of their manuscript to personal or institutional websites, in repositories and similar, prior to and after publication (while providing the bibliographic details of that publication).


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For any article published in the National Journal of Medical Research, the authors retain copyright of their work, with first publication rights granted to Medsci Publications. Authors publishing article in National Journal of Medical Research agree to publish their articles under the Creative Commons-Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 (CC-BY-SA 4.0) allowing third parties to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, and to remix, transform, and build upon the material, for any purpose, even commercially, under the condition that appropriate credit is given, that a link to the license is provided, and that authors indicate if changes were made. This may be done in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses authors or their use.



NJMR shall not take any responsibility for the contents of articles published in the journal, and all such responsibility shall lie with the author/s. The opinions expressed in the articles are solely those of the author(s), and NJMR may not agree with such opinions in part or in full.

All the articles submitted for publication in NJMR are peer reviewed for authenticity, ethical issues, and usefulness. Decision of the reviewers shall be final. Authors are solely responsible for originality of the published work.

NJMR shall uphold the highest ethical standards of scientific publications. Drug trials sponsored by the pharmaceutical industry shall not find favour.

The author retains the copyrights of his/her own article published in the journal and reproduce/ print/ publish it in the part or total in any form is with due acknowledgement of the source as per ethical norms.