Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

  • Medical-surgical Nursing
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Emergency and Trauma Nursing
  • Oncology Nursing


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Critical Medical Surgical Nursing Journal menerima pengajuan dari penelitian bidang keperawatan. Semua artikel yang diterima akan dipublikasikan secara terbuka dan akan tersedia secara bebas untuk semua pembaca dengan visibilitas dan liputan seluruh dunia.

Dalam proses review, minimal ada dua reviewer untuk setiap naskah untuk topik terkait. Hasil review dari reviewer pertama akan menjadi prioritas utama di mana editor akan membuat keputusan, jika hanya ada dua reviewer. Diperlukan dua minggu bagi reviewer untuk menyelesaikan satu proses review.


Publication Frequency

CMSNJ is published twice a year in Maret and September


Open Access Policy

This Journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Creative Commons License

This journal (p-ISSN: 2355-1992) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.



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Manuscript Submission and Publishing

Manuscript Submission

The permissible manuscripts are written in MS Word format. Images, illustrations, and figures included in the manuscript file. The submission of manuscripts directly on the CMSNJ website.

Manuscript Publishing

A qualified manuscript is determined by the Editorial board after obtaining a recommendation from a peer reviewer. Revision of the script becomes the responsibility of the author, and inappropriate scripts will be returned to the author.


Plagiarism Screening

To avoid plagiarism, all submissions are screened using Turnitin before undergo the review processes. Plagiarism-free  works should match these requirements:

1. Writing that quoting writings of others (by quoting indirectly) that has been well paraphrased, by making one’s own words, instead of performing copy and paste or typing the source word-by-word, and write down the reading sources according to the rules of scientific writing.

2.  Writing with the direct quotation, by quoting the same words as the original copies should apply quotation marks (for writing that less than 40 words), or if the quote consists of over than 40 words, the paragraphs should be notched and apply different font size.

3. Mentioning the source other people's ideas that are being used, whether from published or unpublished writing, both oral or written source, in any form of media


Article Processing Charge

For manuscript submitted, this journal charges IDR 250.000 for article publication & processing.

If this paper is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee to cover publications costs.