Kerala Medical Journal is an Open Acess Journal with Creative Commons liscencing, published by Indian Medical Association – Kerala State Branch (IMA-KSB). The journal is published online and in print form and has 4 issues per year. Articles are selected in original research in clinical medicine, public health and clinical epidemiology and undergo a strict process of peer review before confirmation. Authors are to pay a publishing fee of Rs. 5000 on acceptance. The publishing fee is partially waived for IMA-KSB lifetime members and medical students. The journal access is fully open online.
Aims and Scope
- To promote and publish original research in all areas of modern medicine
- To create active discussions and initiate debates on topics of importance in health policy and health decision making
- To propagate safe, evidence based and ethical practice of modern medicine popularising guidelines for management.