Submissions for consideration should be emailed to:**
Kim Chesky, Executive Editor
Matrix Medical Communications
**Hard copy submissions are no longer accepted.
Please consider the following:
Manuscripts should be submitted with a cover letter indicating the article type. The cover letter should give details on any previous or duplicate publication of any of the content and should state that the paper is not under consideration for publication elsewhere. In the cover letter, authors should disclose any potential financial conflicts of interest relevant to the submitted manuscript. For Letters to the Editor, please indicate whether the letter is intended for publication.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures
All authors should disclose any potential financial conflicts of interest relevant to the submitted manuscript in the cover letter of the submitted manuscript.
Author and Copyright Forms
Upon submission, authors will be asked to complete and return an Author Form, which requires corresponding author information, authorship statement, and financial disclosure. Authors will also be asked to sign and return a copyright form. If the manuscript is accepted and published in The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, authors must transfer copyright to Matrix Medical Communications.
Registration of Clinical Trials
As recommended by the ICMJE, The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology requires, as a condition of consideration for publication, registration of all clinical trials in a public trials registry that requires the minimum registration data set as determined by the ICMJE [Click here for more information]. Please include the trial registry name, registration number, and the url for the registry in the abstract.
Inclusion of Previously Published Materials
Any material submitted to The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology that is reproduced from previously published copyrighted material must be accompanied by a letter of permission from the copyright holder. All such material should include a full credit line (e.g., in the figure or table legend) acknowledging the original source. The author is responsible for obtaining the permission and is responsible for any associated fees.