NAIMS Organization for Advancement and Integration in Medical Sciences

NJMS info

Editor In Chief

Dr. S. V. Kshirsagar

Associate Editors

Dr. S. D. Gundre Dr. D. S. Jadhav Dr. P. M. Hippargekar

Editorial Board

Dr. A. N. Suryakar Dr. B. S. Nagoba Dr. Sujata Patwardhan
Dr. S. S. Devarmani Dr. S. D. Nanandkar Dr. S. G. Deshpande
Dr. P. R. Kulkarni Dr. V. N. Dhadke Dr. Nilesh Shah
Dr. S. B. Deshmukh Dr. R. G. Gudsoorkar Dr. R. H. Taklikar
Dr. K. D. Chavan Dr. Dipti Gothi Dr. A. W. Patil
Dr. Priti Gupta Dr. M. P. Tambe Dr. Leena Nakate
Dr. Neeraj Adkar Dr. S. A. Jaweed Dr. B. J. Khadse
Dr. Sarika Zunjare Dr. G. Ajaykumar Dr. Milind Deshmuk
Dr. Kuldeep Singh   Dr. A. G. Shahapure

Advisory Board

Dr. Shriprakash K. S.
Ex-Vice Chancellor,
Rajiv Gandhi University of
Health Sciences, Banglore.
Dr. Arun Jamkar
Vice Chancellor,
Maharashtra University of
Health Sciences, Nashik
Dr. I. Venkateswara Rao
Vice Chancellor,
Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada.
Dr. Praveen Shingare
Medical Education
and Research,
Govt. of Maharashtra, Mumbai.
Dr. G. S. Venkatesh
Medical Education,
Govt. of Karnataka,
Dr. Mohan Rao
Addl. Director,
Medical Education,
Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
Dr. Satishkumar Gupta
S.B.H. Govt. Medical College,
Dr. Medha Joshi
Head, Quality Assurance,
Health Sciences,
Gokula Education Foundation,
Dr. S. D. Gangne
Professor and Head,
Dept. of Anatomy,
Grant Medical College,
Dr. Bhoopendra Singh
Senior Toxicologist,
Dept. of Forensic Medicine &Toxicology,
Rajendra Institute of Medical Science,
Dr. Payal Bansal
Head, Dept. of
Medical Education Technology,
M.U.H.S., Regional Center,
Aundh, Pune.

The National Journal of Medical Sciences is an official biannual peer-reviewed journal of Organization for Advancement and Integration in Medical Sciences. It is a multidisciplinary print and electronic journal that publishes the original articles, review articles, clinical reports, case studies and brief communications in all fields of medical sciences. The subjects covered include all the pre-clinical, para-clinical and clinical subjects including medical education, hospital management, research methodology etc. Integrated, multidisciplinary research involving different subjects is most welcome.

International Standard Serial Number

P-ISSN – 2250-1525

E-ISSN - 2277-5544

Impact Factor:4.472

Indexing Information :

  • The National Journal of Medical Sciences is Indexed with -
  • Index Cpoernicus
  • Cosmos
  • Urlich's Periodic Dictionary
  • Indian Science Abstract
  • Indian Citation Index
  • Open J-Gate


The views and opinions expressed are of the authors and not of the National Journal of Medical Sciences. The publication does not constitute endorsement by the journal. The National Journal of Medical Sciences, its publishers or any other party involved in creating and delivering it assumes any liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information provided in National Journal of Medical Sciences and they are not liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages arising out of the use of the National Journal of Medical Sciences. Neither the National Journal of Medical Sciences, nor its publisher nor any other party involved in the preparation of the material contained in the National Journal of Medical Sciences represents or warrants that the information contained herein is in every respect accurate or complete, and they are not responsible for any error or omission or for the results obtained from the use of such material.The authorship and its sequence is published as per the declaration by all contributing authors and the publishers, editors are not responsible for any authorship disputes. The National Journal of Medical Sciences does not guarantee directly or indirectly, the quality or efficacy of any product or service featured in the advertisements.

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Published by

Dr. A. V. Doshi.
Organization for Advancement
and Integration in Medical Sciences


The National Journal of Medical Sciences (NJMS) is a peer reviewed journal. The authors are requested to follow the following guidelines while submitting the articles.

The manuscript must be prepared in accordance with Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals developed by the International Committee of Medical journal Editors ( October 2006). The article should represent original research work which must not be published / under consideration for publication elsewhere. Before submission the article for publication, the author should obtain necessary permission if he / she is using any text material / table /diagram / photograph or any other copyrighted material from any published source. The authors should submit the article in the following format -

1)Covering letter [Containing]

    Containing All information that can reveal author’s identity should be given only in this letter. It should include

  • Tltle, (if the title is more than 15 words then a running title upto 14 words), Author’s name, address, phone number,e-mail.
  • Co-authors name, contribution, signature.
  • Source of funding and Conflict of interest.
  • Ethical Committee approval. Authors declaration.
  • Informed consent from subjects.
  • Declaration regarding no prior submission / acceptance / publication.
  • Transfer of copyright to NJMS.
2)The manuscript should be typed in word format in The New Times Roman font at double spacing in 14 points font size. Do not zip the file. It should include –
  • Title page.
  • Abstract and key words.
  • Article proper.
  • Acknowledgements.
  • References – In Vancouver style.
  • Citing a journal –
    1. Name of authors upto six. If more than six write first six and et al.
    2. The title of article
    3. Journal title
    4. Year of publication
    5. Volume number
    6. First and last page.
    Citing a book –
    1. Name of author
    2. Chapter title
    3. Editor
    4. Title of book.
    5. Year.
    6. City.
    7. Publisher.
  • Tables – Each table on separate sheet.
  • Photographs / Diagrams – In JPEG format on separate sheet.

  • Submission of Article

    The authors are instructed to initially submit the soft copy by e-mail( and when intimated three hard copies should be submitted. If the article is acceptable for publication, the author has to submit the copyright statement in prescribed format.

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