AYDIN JOURNAL OF HEALTH (ASD)
Focus and Scope
IAU Aydın Journal of Health is the open access, scientific publication organ of İstanbul Aydın University, Faculty of Sciences of Health and Vocational School of Health Services that is published under double-blind peer review principles. The journal publishes clinical and experimental trials, reviews, case reports and letters to the editor. The target audience of the journal includes medical and health care academic personnel and students of Associate, Bachelor’s and Masters degree programmes. The publication language of the journal is both Turkish and English and it is published every four months in February, June and October. Statements and opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the authors.
Aydın Journal of Health (ASD) is a peer-reviewed journal published three times a year. Original theoretical and / or experimental work, articles in which various scientific research methods are applied are accepted.
The editorial board of Aydın Journal of Health (ASD) is authorized to accept or not to accept articles upon the evaluation of international experts.
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Istanbul Aydın University, TURKEY
Peer Review Process
The editorial board peruses the submitted material with regard to both form and content before sending it on to referees. They may also consider the views of the advisory board. After the deliberation of the editorial board, submitted material is sent to two referees. In order for any material to be published, at least two of the referees must approve it. The revision and improvement demanded by the referees must be implemented in order for an article to be published. Authors are informed within three months about the decision regarding the publication of their material. All the papers are controlled academically with the TURNITIN or/and iThenticate program.
Aydın Sağlık Magazine is published 3 times a year, in February, June and October. Articles are not accepted for a certain number of journals. Authors can submit their article at any time. The articles whose evaluation process is completed are published taking into consideration the arrival date.
Open Access Policy
ASD adopted a policy of providing open access. This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.
No publication charge or article processing charge is required. All accepted manuscripts will be published free of cost.
Principles of Research and Publication Ethics
In scientific papers sent to ASD, the guidelines related to the Scientific Research and Publication Ethics of Higher Education Institutions, the recommendations of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and the International Standards for the Authors and Authors of the Committee should be taken into attention. Plagiarism, forgery in the data, misleading, repetition of publications, divisional publication and individuals who do not contribute to the research are among the authors are unacceptable practices within the ethical rules. Legal actions will be taken in case of any ethical irregularity related to this and similar practices.
a)Plagiarism: Placing the original ideas, methods, data, or works of others, partly or completely, without making reference to the scientific rules, is dealt with in the context of plagiarism. In order to avoid plagiarism, the authors should refer to the scientific rules in a manner that is appropriate and should pay attention to the references of all scientific papers in their research.
b)Forgery of Data: The use of data that does not exist or is modified in scientific research is data in the scope of forgery. Authors should analyze their data in accordance with ethical rules and without exposing them to a change in validity and reliability during the process.
c)Detortion: Changing the records or data obtained from the study, showing the devices or materials that are not used in the research as used, changing or shaping the research results according to the interests of the people and organizations that are supported are considered within the scope of distortion. The authors should be honest, objective and transparent in the information they provide in relation to the research process. They should avoid violating the rules of ethics.
d)Repetition: Presenting the same publication as separate publications without referring to the previous publications is considered within the scope of repetition of publications. The responsibility for the publication of the publications submitted for evaluation in another place or in the evaluation process belongs to the authors. The authors should refrain from repeating the original and original research and they should pay attention to submit their original and original research.
e)Divisional Publication: The results of a research are discussed in the scope of dissemination and disseminating the results of the research in a way that disrupts the integrity of the research and disseminating it in more than one way, and publishing these publications as separate publications. The authors should consider the integrity of the research and avoid the divisions that will affect the results.
f)Authorship: The inclusion of people who do not contribute to the research or not to include the people who have contributed is considered within the scope of unfair writing. All authors should have contributed sufficiently to the planning, design, data collection, analysis, evaluation, preparation of the research and finalization of the research.
All the papers submitted have to pass through an initial screening and will be checked through the Advanced Plagiarism Dectection Software (CrossCheck by iThenticate)
Articles must be prepared according to the draft article and sent together with similarity report. Articles with more than 15% similarity rate will not be accepted.
Copyright aims to protect the specific way the article has been written to describe a scientific research in detail. It is claimed that this is necessary in order to protect author’s rights, and to regulate permissions for reprints or other use of the published research. ASD have a copyright form which is required authors to sign over all of the rights when their article is ready for publication.
The journal allows the author(s) to hold the copyright without restrictions and will retain publishing rights without restrictions. The submitted papers are assumed to contain no proprietary material unprotected by patent or patent application; responsibility for technical content and for protection of proprietary material rests solely with the author(s) and their organizations and is not the responsibility of the ASD or its Editorial Staff. The main (first/corresponding) author is responsible for ensuring that the article has been seen and approved by all the other authors. It is the responsibility of the author to obtain all necessary copyright release permissions for the use of any copyrighted materials in the manuscript prior to the submission.
What are my rights as author?
It is important to check the policy for the journal to which you are submitting or publishing to establish your rights as Author. ASD’s standard policies allow the following re-use rights
The journal allow the author(s) to use the articles without copyright restrictions.
You may use the published article for your own teaching needs or to supply on an individual basis to research colleagues, provided that such supply is not for commercial purposes.
You may not post the published article on a website without permission from ASD.
Call For Papers
ASD will bring together academics and professionals coming from different fields to discuss their differing points of views on these questions related to “health sciences”.
Main Topics of ASD
Clinical and experimental research, reviews, case reports and letters to the editor are printed in the journal. The target audience of the journal; academic staff and experts working in the fields of medicine, health sciences, health services, occupational and technical health sciences, and specialists and associate, undergraduate and graduate students.
Publication Language of ASD
Turkish and English
Articles are accepted only through Dergipark.
Istanbul Aydın University
Istanbul - Turkey
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