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Author Guidelines

You can use this list to carry out a final check of your submission before you send it to the journal for review. Please check the relevant section in this Guide for Authors for more details.

Ensure that the following items are present:

One author has been designated as the corresponding author with contact details:

  • E-mail address
  • Full postal address

All necessary files have been uploaded:
{1}. Manuscript:

  • Include keywords
  • All figures (include relevant captions)
  • All tables (including titles, description, footnotes)
  • Ensure all figure and table citations in the text match the files provided
  • Indicate clearly if color should be used for any figures in print

(2). Graphical Abstracts / Highlights files (where applicable)
(3). Supplemental files (where applicable)

Further considerations

  • Manuscript has been 'spell checked' and 'grammar checked'
  • All references mentioned in the Reference List are cited in the text, and vice versa
  • Permission has been obtained for use of copyrighted material from other sources (including theInternet)
  • A competing interests statement is provided, even if the authors have no competing interests
  • Journal policies detailed in this guide have been reviewed

Article structure

  1. Articles includes 5,000 in maximum excluding tabke, diagram and references
  2. Title has 20 words in maximum and it uses arial bold font 14
  3. Author’s name uses arial font 12
  4. Affiliation of the author has to be appeared clearly and author could put affiliations for three in maximum
  5. The first author have to put mail correspondence clearly including post coce and country
  6. Authors’ email have to be appeared clearly 
  7. Abstract includes 250 words in maximum
  8. Keywords have to be 3 up to 5 words
  9. Introduction
    Introduction includes background of problem, urgency, citation, aim and purpose of the study. It uses Arial 12pt., without footnote, spasi 1.
  10. Method
    Describing research design and approaches as well as methods has been used for study e.g population, sample and sample technique, participant recruitment, data collection, and data analysis. It uses Arial 12pt., without footnote, spasi 1.
  11. Result or findings
    Describing result or research findings. It uses Arial 12pt., without footnote, spasi 1.
  12. Discussion
    Discussing findings or result. It uses Arial 12pt., without footnote, spasi 1.
  13. Recommendation and conclusion 
    It including recommendation and conclusion of the research as well as showing highlight aspects that form the research completed. It uses Arial 12pt., without footnote, spasi 1.
  14. Reference
    Based on APA reference system and you are encourage to use reference machine such as Mendely, EndNote or Zotero
  15. You are encourage to use reference within current 10 years and at least 3 reference in current 3 years.

 

Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
 

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with JITU (Journal of Physical Therapy UNISA) agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY-SA 4.0) that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal. 
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.

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