J Acute Care Surg Search


Author’s checklist

  • HOME
  • For Authors
  • Author’s checklist

1. Manuscript Preparation and Format

All manuscripts must be in grammatically correct English and should be created using MS Word. It must be double-spaced and written in an A4 page format. Do not leave a space between paragraphs. Only a single font (preferably Times New Roman) should be used in 11 point with margin of 2.5 cm. Latin origin words should not be italicized and all pages including the title page should be paginated consecutively. All numbers should be written in Arabic numerals throughout the manuscript except for the first word of the sentence. Texts should be justified on both sides and not hyphenated and headings should be in bold letters, aligned in the center. If possible, avoid using abbreviated words in the beginning of sentences. Figures as separate files, in EPS, TIFF, Adobe Photoshop (PSD), JPEG, or PPT format and All table and figure numbers are found in the text.

2. Cover Letter and Title page

Cover Letter

It should include the following information.

  • 1) Title of the paper and corresponding author details
  • 2) Summary of your findings: Summarize the most important findings of your study

Title page

The title page should include the following information.

  • 1) Category of article
  • 2) The title of the article
  • 3) Name of the authors
  • 4) Institutional affiliation including name of department(s) and institution(s) of each author, full address of the institutional affiliation, telephone and fax numbers, and email address of the corresponding author
  • 5) A running title not exceeding 60 characters.
  • 6) Abstract
  • 7) Information on financial support, including the source(s) of the grant.
  • 8) ORCID of all authors are recommended to be provided. To have ORCID, authors should register in the ORCID web site available from: http://orcid.org/. Registration is free to every researcher in the world.

3. Main Text

The title page should include the following information.

  • 1) The title of article
  • 2) Abstract : An abstract should be concise and not exceed 250 words
  • 3) Keywords : 3-6 relevant keywords are required.
  • 4) Main Text Section : The main text of the manuscripts should have sections for the Introduction, Material and Methods, Results and Discussion/Conclusion.
  • 5) Conflicts of Interest
  • 6) Acknowledgment If any
  • 7) Appendices: If there is more than one appendix, they should be identified as A, B, etc.
  • 8) References: References listed in proper format. All references listed in the reference section are cited in the text and vice versa.
  • E-Submission
  • 2021 Best Paper Award

Articles and Issues
For Authors
Editorial and Ethical Policies
Submit Manuscript
Editorial Office
7th Floor, East-Gwan, Asan Medical Center, 88, Olympic-Ro 43-Gil, Songpa-Gu, Seoul 05505, Korea
Tel: +82-10-9040-6245    Fax: +82-50-7993-9018    E-mail: ksacs@ksacs.org                

Copyright © 2024 by Korean Society of Acute Care Surgery.

Developed in M2PI

Close layer
prev next