Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration. Manuscripts must be prepared using Microsoft Word (version greater than 2010), and author can submit either Thai or English manuscript. All pages must be numbered consecutively starting with the title page and including tables and figures. The Browallia New font, in a size of 15 points must be used. The Journal requires authors to stay within 6000 words or 15 pages limit, not including references, tables, and figures. Page layout of manuscript must be set with A4 size as 1.0 inch for all sides.
- Title and Authorship: Give first name, last name and the complete mailing address of all institutions where work was conducted and identify the affiliation of each author. If the current address of an author is different, include it in a footnote on the title page. Provide the telephone number and e-mail address of corresponding author.
- Abstract: The abstract should be a clear, concise (250 words), one-paragraph summary, informative rather than descriptive, giving scope and purpose, experimental approach, significant results, and major conclusions. Provide significant 3-5 keywords in Thai and English.
- Introduction: State the objectives of the work and provide an adequate background, avoiding a detailed literature survey or a summary of the results. This section may include a theory and a calculation representing a practical development from a theoretical basis. This section should include the objectives of that research work.
- Material and methods: Provide sufficient detail to allow the work to be reproduced e.g.research methodology, sample, sampling criteria, method of analysis in brief, statistical analysis. Methods already published should be indicated by a reference: only relevant modifications should be described. If publish in review article or special article, this section may be omitted.
- Results and Discussion: should be clear and concise. This should explore the significance of the results of the previous published works. If results presented in table(s) and/or figure(s), this should include in the manuscript.
- Conclusions: The main conclusions of the study may be presented in a short Conclusions section, which may standalone or form a subsection of a Discussion or Results and Discussion section. If this article has limitations, this should indicate and provides suggest for further study.
- References: All publications cited in the text should be presented in a list of number of references in superscript following the text of the manuscript. The manuscript should be carefully checked to ensure that the spelling of authors' names and dates are exactly the same in the text as in the reference list. The format of references must be followed Vancouver Style.
- (if any) Please upload a copy of your Institutional Review Board (IRB) or Ethical Committee Approval for human and animal studies.
Upon acceptance of an article, copyright is belonging to the Nutrition Association of Thailand.