Southeastern European Medical Journal (SEEMEDJ) is an international, peer reviewed, scientific and professional journal that present of original basic and applied research from all fields of medicine (general and clinical practice, and basic medical sciences), seeks to promote the development and exchange of knowledge that is directly relevant to all spheres of nursing practice (ambulatory, community and family care, home, hospital, primary and secondary practice, and public health), as well as physiotherapy, sanitary and laboratory engineering, laboratory biotechnology, midwives.
Guidelines for authors is in accordance with the text: International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE). Uniform Requirements for Manuscript (URM) Submitted to Biomedical Journals (www.icmje.org)
All submissions are peer-reviwed before a decision on publication is reached. Resposibilities and rights of editors (review and publication process) are in accordance with the text: Council of Science Editors (CSE). Editorial Policy Statements (http://www.councilscienceeditors.org/sevices/draft_approved.cfm)
All manuscripts are considered to be confidental.
Editor-in-Chief reads every manuscript received and assigns its a general priority level: a) manuscript sent to reviewers immediately; b) manuscript returned to authors with suggestions for modification and improvement; c) rejected manuscripts. Editor-in-Chief read the revised manuscript. If the manuscript is improved adequately, it is sent to two reviewers (anonimuously) for the review and to statistical review, if warranted. Authors are welcome to suggest up to five potential reviewers for their manuscript, excluding co-authors or collaborators for the last three years, or to ask for the exclusion of reviewer(s) and the reasons for it. The Editor-in-Chief's decision is final.