Aims and scope

Journal of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine is a quarterly peer- reviewed journal that encourages ongoing international research and exchange of scientific literature among peers through publication of Research, Review, Case Reports, Short Communication and Editorials. The articles related to the most recent advancement in the field would be very supportive for the researchers, scholars and academicians in hematology and transfusion medicine.  All the articles published online are made publicly available in the PDF files for free-of-charge.

 Journal of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine is an official Journal of the Thai Society of Hematology and the National Blood Centre, Thai Red Cross Society. However, contributions written in English are welcomed from around the world, submit your manuscript using our online submission system or on the website at https://www.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/JHematolTransfusMed. If you require any further information or help, please contact the editorial office at sommaphun.t@tsh.or.th or nbcjournal@gmail.com.

 Abstracting and Indexing

- Thailand Citation Index Center (TCI), our journal is indexed in the Tier 1 database of the TCI.

- Google Scholar

Research and Publication Ethics

All human and animal research studies must be reviewed and approved by the author’s Institutional Review Board (IRB). The clinical trials must be registered in a public registry prior to enrollment, the journal accepts public registry that follow the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) clinical trial registration policy (https://www.icmje.org).The clinical research involving human subjects must comply with the Declaration of Helsinki https://www.wma.net/en/20activities/10ethics/10helsinki/.

The author should be checked your manuscript before submit to the journal, to confirm that none of the parts of the manuscript is plagiarized from any other sources. The corresponding author must complete the Journal form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and submit the form on behalf of all co-authors.

 Manuscript Preparation

Manuscripts should be submitted in the format of Microsoft Word, the body text should be typed in Arial, using font size 11 with 1.5 line spacing and number all pages in sequence.

 Type of articles

Original Articles: All submitted manuscripts being considered for publication undergo peer- review by at least two reviewers who are experts in the field of your research. The original articles should be no more than 5,000 words in length and should contain the following sections:

- Title page that includes the full title, short running title of 75 characters with space, name(s) and affiliation(s) of all author(s), email address, telephone and fax numbers of the corresponding author. 

- Abstract is a concise summary of your research that includes the objective, Materials and Methods, Results, Conclusions and at least 2 and up to 5 Keywords. The length is limited to 250 words.

- Introduction and Objective

- Materials and Methods

- Results  

- Discussion 

- Summary 

- Acknowledgment 

- References 

- Tables 

- Figures and figure legends

 Review articles: Review Articles are generally solicited by the Editor-in-Chief, however, authors who wish to submit a review article are invited to contact the editorial office prior to submission. The review articles should be no longer than 5,000 words and should include the following sections:

     - Introduction

     - Text

     - Summary

     - References

 Case Reports: Submissions will be considered for publication by the editor. Case reports should contain the briefly review the relevant literature, the text is limited to 5,000 words and must include the following sections;

- Abstract should be concise, contain no more than 250 words and 2- 5 keywords are required.

- Introduction

- Text

- Summary

- References

 Short Communication: Short communication is a brief summary of recently updated articles from high quality journals in Hematology. It is usually written by editorial team.

 Editorial: Editorial is generally written by Editorial Board members that focuses on the issues related to the publishing articles.

 References

- Standard journal article (up to six authors)

Halpern SD, Ubel PA, Caplan AL. Solid-organ transplantation in HIV-infected patients. N Engl J Med. 2002;347:284-7.

 - Standard journal article (more than six authors)

Rose ME, Huerbin MB, Melick J, Marion DW, Palmer AM, Schiding JK, et al. Regulation of interstitial excitatory amino acid concentrations after cortical contusion injury. Brain Res. 2002;935:40-6.

 - Article published electronically ahead of the print version

Yu WM, Hawley TS, Hawley RG, Qu CK. Immortalization of yolk sac-derived precursor cells. Blood. 2002 Nov 15;100(10):3828-31. Epub 2002 Jul 5.

 - Book chapter

Meltzer PS, Kallioniemi A, Trent JM. Chromosome alterations in human solid tumors. In: Vogelstein B, Kinzler KW, editors. The genetic basis of human cancer. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2002. p. 93-113.

 - Volume with supplement

Geraud G, Spierings EL, Keywood C. Tolerability and safety of frovatriptan with short- and long-term use for treatment of migraine and in comparison with sumatriptan. Headache. 2002;42 Suppl 2:S93-9.

 - Issue with supplement

Glauser TA. Integrating clinical trial data into clinical practice. Neurology. 2002;58(12 Suppl 7):S6-12.

 - Journal article on the Internet

Abood S. Quality improvement initiative in nursing homes: the ANA acts in an advisory role. Am J Nurs [Internet]. 2002 Jun [cited 2002 Aug 12];102(6):[about 1 p.]. Available from: https://www.nursingworld.org/AJN/2002/june/Wawatch.htmArticle.

 - Article with a Digital Object Identifier (DOI):

Zhang M, Holman CD, Price SD, Sanfilippo FM, Preen DB, Bulsara MK. Comorbidity and repeat admission to hospital for adverse drug reactions in older adults: retrospective cohort study. BMJ. 2009;338:a2752. doi: 10.1136/bmj.a2752. PubMed PMID: 19129307; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2615549.

 - Conference proceedings

Harnden P, Joffe JK, Jones WG, editors. Germ cell tumours V. Proceedings of the 5th Germ Cell Tumour Conference; 2001 Sep 13-15; Leeds, UK. New York: Springer; 2002.

 - Conference paper

Christensen S, Oppacher F. An analysis of Koza's computational effort statistic for genetic programming. In: Foster JA, Lutton E, Miller J, Ryan C, Tettamanzi AG, editors. Genetic programming. EuroGP 2002: Proceedings of the 5th European Conference on Genetic Programming; 2002 Apr 3-5; Kinsdale, Ireland. Berlin: Springer; 2002. p. 182-91.

Tables: Table must be presented at the end of manuscript on separate pages and numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals.   

Figures: Electronically submitted figures should be in one of the following formats: portable data format (.pdf), tiff, bitmap (.bmp), jpeg (.jpg).

Image Files

Image files of Hematology should be submitted in JPEG format.  Images should have a minimum resolution of 600 dpi or higher.

Conflicts of Interest Form

Upload  Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest Form.