Journal of Atrial Fibrillation – Journal of Atrial Fibrillation & Electrophysiology (JAFIB-EP)

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Manuscript Overview

Overview

JAFIB-EP publishes original articles related to the diagnosis, management and research of cardiac rhythm disorders and other associated conditions. The content of JAFIB-EP is determined by the Editors.

JAFIB-EP, the Publisher, and the Editors of its publications assume no responsibility for the statements expressed by the contributors (and/or authors) of the articles.

The manuscript which is submitted to the journal must not contain previously published material or material under consideration for publication elsewhere. Accepted manuscripts become the property of JAFIB-EP and may not be republished. Use of published manuscripts must be approved by JAFIB-EP editorial team.

All manuscripts will undergo editorial review. A final review and a subsequent decision about publication will be made by a JAFIB-EP editor.

Author Responsibilities

Each author listed on the publication for publication in JAFIB-EP acknowledges that they have made a substantial contribution to the publication by the following:

1 – The conception and design of the study

2 – The analysis and interpretation of the results

3 – The writing of the paper

4 – The author has approved the final submitted version of the publication

Each author thus also acknowledges responsibility for the integrity of the manuscript, assures the originality of the manuscript, and guarantees that duplicate or redundant publications or submissions have not occurred. The editors reserve the right to request the original data obtained in the publication. Authors are responsible for all statements made in the text.

Manuscript Submission
  • The authors should submit the manuscript as a complete file.
  • Submit an electronic version of text (as a MS WORD document), unlabeled and labeled images (such as JPEG or PNG files).
  • The manuscript should be in Times New Roman font, double-spaced, with at least a 2.5 cm/1 inch margin on all sides. Number all pages consecutively, beginning with the title page.
  • There are no restrictions to word counts or number of figures/videos, however in the interest of readers we suggest limiting to 2500 to 3000 words.
  • Prepare a cover letter and the author license form, signed by all authors that will be uploaded with your manuscript and images.
  • Organize the manuscript as follows: title page, abstract, introduction, material and methods, results, discussion, conclusion, acknowledgments, references, figure legends, and tables.
  • Separate pages are not required for different sections of the manuscript. 
  • Keep acronyms and abbreviations to a minimum. When an abbreviation is used, define it at first mention and follow with the abbreviation in parentheses.
  • Style and Punctuation of References should be from AMA Manual of Style, 11th edition
  • Please submit your manuscript through the online platform along with the COI and licensing form
  • JAFIB-EP is a member of DMCA and strictly adheres to all DMCA policies. Authors are responsible to use proper copyright policies by either giving credit to the source or using only licensed images.
  • ICMJE: Manuscripts must conform to Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals (ICMJE Recommendations).

Style guidelines are based on those set forth by the AMA Manual of Style, 11th edition.

Variations from guidelines in this publication reflect the individual style of JAFIB-EP.

Categories of Submission
Review Articles
Case Reports
Letters to the Editor
ECG/EGM of the Week
Imaging in EP
Case Snippets
Robotics in EP
Surgical EP