Guidelines for Authors

  1. The manuscript must be created in a Microsoft Word format (doc, docx). Page size – A4; portrait orientation; margins – all 2 cm; font – Times New Roman; font size – 12; alignment – width; single line spacing; paragraph indent – 1 cm. The indents should be set automatically, not with the "space" or "tab" key. Double or triple spaces are not allowed.
  2. References must be placed at the end of your paper in the alphabetical order. Throughout the paper, the references (author’s last name, the year of publication and the page number separated by comma) are to be given in brackets at the exact point in your document where you refer to someone else’s work. The examples of references: In-text reference: (Junter, 2009 :23).
  3. Self-citing must not exceed 20% of the references.
  4. You can see a paper layout in Appendix 2.
  5. An example of the structure of the article is presented in Appendix 3.

Do not use footnotes for reference, except for documents or web sites with no author.

  1. No bulky labels are allowed in figures, instead use letters or numbers to designate parts of the figure and explain them in the legend to the figure.
  2. When referring to a grant throughout the paper, please include relevant funding information such as funding agencies, the grant title and its number in «Acknowledgements».

Papers are reviewed by independent experts in the subject appointed by the Editorial Board. Upon completion of the reviewing process, an author receives a copy of the manuscript with a reviewer’s comments. When deciding on publishing a paper, the Editorial Board considers the date of receiving the final copy of the paper.

Information about the author

Send the information about the author (See Appendix 1) as a separate file when submitting the manuscript.


Information about the author


Full name




Job title


Academic degree, Academic rank


Mailing address with the postal code



Telephone (to specify a city code)



     Home, mobile    






Research area


 Title of the article







1 Author’s Name, 2 Author’s Name (Year Published).  Title of Book. Publisher City, Country: Publisher Name, Page Numbers.

Journals and Proceedings:

1 Author’s Name, 2 Author’s Name (Year Published). ARTICLE. Journal Name. Volume Number, Issue Number, Page Numbers.


Kudryavtsev Y.N. Clinical and economic study of managing clinical processes in the contemporary socio-economic conditions: Dissertation in pursue of the academic degree of Doctor of Medical Sciences. Moscow, 2003. 345 p.

Dissertation abstract

Belopukhov V.M. Mechanisms and significance of epidural blockade in the prevention and compensation of hemorheological disorders: Abstract of a dissertation in pursue of the academic degree of Doctor of Medical Sciences. Kazan, 1991. 29 p.

No author print source

Demographic Yearbook of Russia (1996). Moscow: The State Statistics Committee of Russia, . 557 p.

Electronic sources

Report on World Health (2007).  Retrieved from: http://www.who.int/whr/2007/whr07_ru.pdf 





Full name

Full name of an affiliation (in the nominative case), business address: house number, street name, city, zip code, country




At least 1,000 characters (including spaces)

Key words: maximum 8 words separated by a semi-colon


The text of the paper should be logically structured:



Purpose of the paper

Material and methods of research

Findings and discussion




Information about the author/s:

Full name, job title, academic degree and academic rank