Follows international, national and institutional guidelines for humane animal treatment and complies with relevant legislation; Has been approved by the ethics review committee at the institution or practice at which the studies were conducted where such a committee exists; For studies using client-owned animals, demonstrates a high standard best practice of veterinary care and involves informed client consent; Before acceptance of a manuscript, to verify compliance with the above policies, the authors must: All black and white images should be saved to a minimum of dpi.
We will not reject cases simply because you have a competing interest, but we will make a declaration on whether you have competing interests. Guidance on how to write a case report is available ie, a reporting guideline.
The eight items with leading explanatory questions are summarised in table 1. Please provide up to words highlighting the most important aspects of the case presentation and outcome Competing interests Please read this advice carefully Acknowledgements You will then be asked to upload your completed Word template as well as any images and multimedia files.
Manuscripts will be considered for publication only if the work described: You may also submit supplementary material to support the submission and review of your article, eg, papers in press elsewhere, published articles, raw data.
These will be used to find the right expert to peer review your case as well as link it to similar cases online. It may arise for the authors of an article when they have a financial interest that may influence, probably without their knowing, their interpretation of their results or those of others.
You can cut and paste this from your Word template. Please provide up to words highlighting the most important aspects of the case presentation and outcome Competing interests Please read this advice carefully Acknowledgements You will then be asked to upload your completed Word template as well as any images and multimedia files.
We accept images in the following formats; jpg, tiff, gif, PowerPoint and eps. Colour images should be saved and supplied as a high quality file to a minimum of dpi. Plagiarism detection BMJ takes publication ethics very seriously and abides by the best practice guidance of the Committee on Publication Ethics.
Dr Herrick concluded that the red cells were not artefacts because the appearance of the cells was maintained regardless of how the smear slide was prepared. The Corresponding Author has the right to assign on behalf of all authors and does assign on behalf of all authors, a full assignment of all intellectual property rights for all content within the submitted case report other than as agreed with the BMJ Publishing Group Ltd in any media known now or created in the future, and permits this case report if accepted to be published on BMJ Case Reports and to be fully exploited within the remit of the assignment as set out in the assignment which has been read http: Animal welfare and client consent All material published in Veterinary Record Case Reports must adhere to high ethical standards concerning animal welfare.
We are not aiming to eradicate competing interests; they are almost inevitable. We also ask reviewers to provide statements of competing interests, and we use these when assessing the value of peer review.
Definitions In the biomedical published literature, a case report is the description of the clinical course of one individual, which may include particular exposures, symptoms, signs, interventions or outcomes.
Summary not needed for Images in… Cut and paste this from your Word template. This checklist encourages the explicit presentation of patient information, clinical findings, timeline, diagnostic assessment, therapeutic interventions, follow-up and outcomes. If you choose a higher resolution your image dimension should be reduced accordingly to keep the file under 2MB.
Title of case Authors maximum 5, see Authorship Topics — one or more keywords from the list provided.Rahij Anwar and colleagues give advice on the practical details of writing case reports Organisation: BMJ Group Search Subscribe Log in Log in.
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BMJ Case Reports is a journal specifically dedicated to peer-reviewed case reports. Their website also has information about how to write a case report.
An article about how to write a patient case report: How to write a patient case report. By Henry Cohen The American College of Physicians has a useful website on case reports. Residency Research Manual Publishing a Case Series/Case Report Search the library web site Search.
Residency Research Manual: Publishing a Case Series/Case Report. Intro & Overview; How to Write a Case Report/Case Series Epidemiology and.
Case series (CS) and case reports (CR) consist either of collections of reports on the diagnosis and treatment of individual patients, or of a report on a single patient.
Since its launch in MarchWorld Journal of Emergency Surgery (WJES) has received high numbers of CRs for publication: up until December they represented % of all. Green B, Johnson C.How to Write a Case Report for Publication.
J of Chiro Med ;72– Kienle GS. Why medical case reports. Global Advances in Health and Medicine ; Leung B, Seely D. Guidelines to case report writing for naturopathic doctors. Int J Naturopathic Med ; National Health and Medical. Instructions for Authors. BMJ Case Reports is an important educational resource that offers a high volume of cases across all disciplines.
How to write for BMJ Case Reports. On submission you will be asked to complete a series of fields as follows.Download