May 30, 2012:
It doesn't matter whether you prefer to write scientific articles or creative pieces; JAOA — The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association would like to hear from you. As part of its ongoing transformation, the JAOA is currently seeking submissions for two sections, "Clinical Images" and "In Your Words." "Clinical Images" features an image of a common medical condition, along with a brief description of the patient's presentation and the resolution of the condition. "In Your Words," which will debut this summer, will serve as the JAOA's humanities section and will feature essays, stories, poetry and perspectives based on DOs' experiences.
Contribute to "Clinical Images"
To submit a manuscript to "Clinical Images," please include the following:
Up to two clinical images of a common condition. Images must be submitted as high-resolution JPEG or TIF files and must not contain information that could idenfity the patient or hospital. If you are submitting a photograph of an identifable ptient, you must submit a completed patient-model release form.
Contribute to "In Your Words"
Submissions to "In Your Words," should follow these guidelines:
Note that all JAOA submissions must identify the corresponding author and provide his or her contact information. Read the complete JAOA submission guidelines or learn more about the JAOA's ongoing transformation.