Cover design: Mr Anthony Galea
The Malta Journal of Health Sciences disseminates research on a broad range of allied health disciplines. It publishes original research papers, review articles, short communications, commentaries, letters to the editor and book reviews. The readership of the journal consists of academics, practitioners and trainee health professionals across the disciplines of Applied Biomedical Science, Audiology, Communication Therapy, Environmental Health, Food Science, Health Services Management, Medical Physics, Mental Health, Midwifery, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry and Radiography.
Submitted manuscripts undergo independent blind peer review, typically by two reviewers with relevant expertise. All manuscripts are reviewed as rapidly as possible and an editorial decision is generally reached within approximately two months of submission. Authors of manuscripts that require revisions will have two weeks to submit their revised manuscripts. No manuscript that has already been published or is under consideration for publication elsewhere will be considered.
6 December 2016