Guide for Authors

 

Amerta Nutrition only publishes original articles relating to all nutritional disciplines. Articles will be considered for publication on condition that they have not been published or sent to other journals. Articles can be classified as research reports or literature reviews that can help readers obtain information on nutritional issues as well as various studies in nutrition science. The article should also support the advancement of science, education and the development of nutritional practices. The manuscript shall be published in Bahasa Indonesia or English, therefore the author shall ensure that the manuscript is collected in accordance with Indonesian or English writing principles and there is no error in the wording. The length of the manuscript should also be proportional.   The manuscript is submitted in softcopy via e-mail. The script should be typed using MS Word program, Calibri font, 14 pt size for title, and 11 pt for other than title, doublespace with left, right, up, and bottom margin of 2.5 cm. Titles are typed in bold, while Latin names are typed in italic. Article length can not be less than 10 pages and not more than 14 pages. The author must also follow the guidelines for the preparation of manuscripts according to the type of script to be published.  

1. WRITING FORMAT RESEARCH REPORT

 The title should be short, specific and informative. Maximum title consists of 20 words (not exceeding 80 letters and spaces) with capital letters on the first letter of each word according to the Enhanced Spelling and center location. Titles can be written in English or Indonesian.

 Author Name includes the full name of the author, affiliate author, affiliate name and address, and is written in sequence using the number symbol (1).

Example:

Farapti1, Qonita Rachmah2, Emalia Rhitmayanti3, Mahmud Aditya Rifqi4

1 Departemen Gizi Kesehatan

   Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat – Universitas Airlangga

   Indonesia

2 Department of Nutrition and Dietetics

   Institute of Nutrition – Mahidol University

   Thailand

3 Departemen Gizi Kesehatan

   Fakultas Kedokteran – Universitas Brawijaya

   Indonesia

4 Departemen Gizi Masyarakat

   Fakultas Ekologi Manusia–Institut Pertanian Bogor

   Indonesia

 

 • Abstracts should be structured with short descriptions (containing no more than 250 words, formatted in singlespace, and only one paragraph). The abstract should be written in English and Indonesian. Footnotes, references, and abbreviations are not used in abstracts. Abstracts in the research report should consist of "Background:", "Purpose:", "Method:", "Result:" and "Conclusion:" typed in bold in one paragraph.  

• Keywords contain 3-5 words and / or phrases and should be written underneath the abstract. Keywords must be written in English and Bahasa Indonesia with words or sentences in accordance with scientific standards.  

 The correspondent author contains the details of the author data in charge with the detailed address and e-mail (consisting of full name, name of institution, address, telephone number, fax number, and email address).  

 Introduction consists of background issues, problem formulation, research objectives and benefits.  

 Methods contain clear descriptions of the tools and materials used and research schemes and methods useful for other researchers to replicate and check validity if necessary. Reference should be given to the method used. Studies that use animal or human subjects should include evidence of applicable ethical research.

 

 Format for citing book:

  

  1. Mahan LK, Raymond JL. Krause's food&the nutrition care process. 14th ed. St. Louis: Elsevier; 2017. p. 205-9, 231-48.
  2. Bray, GA. The metabolic syndrome and obesity. New Jersey: Humana Press; 2007. p. 311-13, 488-93.

 

Format for citing electronic publication:

  1. Kementrian Kesehatan RI. Tingkatkan Konsumsi Sayur dan Buah Nusantara Menuju Masyarakat Hidup Sehat. 2017. Available from http://www.depkes.go.id/article/view/17012500002/tingkatkan-konsumsi-sayur-dan-buah-nusantara-menuju-masyarakat-hidup-sehat-.html. Diakses pada 20 Januari 2017.
  2. Badan Pusat Statistik. Jumlah dan persentase penduduk miskin, P1, P2 dan garis kemiskinan menurut kabupaten/kota, tahun 2012. Available from http://jatim.bps.go.id/linkTabelStatis/view/id/181. Diakses pada  27 Maret 2016.
 

Format for citing proceeding:

  1. Idrus Jus’at. Penyimpangan positif masalah KEP di Jakarta Utara dan di Pedesaan Kabupaten Bogor Jawa Barat. Prosiding WNPG VII. Jakarta; 2000. p. 153-6.
  2. Rachmah Q, Wantanee K. Prosiding 4th Asian Academy Society International Conference. Thailand; 2016. p. 170-6.
 
Format for citing bachelor thesis, master thesis or dissertation:

  1. Rifqi, Mahmud A. Pengaruh pemberian pakan berbasis tepung, minyak ikan lele (Clariasgariepinus) dan probiotik terhadap berat badan, profil lipid dan c-reactive protein monyet ekor panjang betina usia tua. Tesis. Bogor: Pascasarjana Institut Pertanian Bogor; 2014. p. 34-41.
  2. Unzila, Syahru R. Hubungan status gizi dan kepatuhan anti retroviraltherapy dengan kualitas hidup. Skripsi. Surabaya: Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat Universitas Airlangga, 2016. p. 17-23.
 
Format for citing patent:
  1. Herdian H, Pudjiono PI, Angwar M. Sari tempe kental manis dan proses pembuatannya. HC-H3.02.P01.012.1796/2006.
 
2. FORMAT FOR LITERATURE REVIEW
 
1. The title should be short, specific and informative. Maximum title consists of 20 words (not exceeding 80 letters and spaces) with capital letters on the first letter of each word according to the Enhanced Spelling and center location. Titles can be written in English or Indonesian.
 
2. Author name includes the full name of the author, affiliate author, affiliate name and address, and written in sequence using the number symbol (1).

Example:

Farapti1, Qonita Rachmah2, Emalia Rhitmayanti3, Mahmud Aditya Rifqi4

1 Departemen Gizi Kesehatan

   Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat – Universitas Airlangga

   Indonesia

2 Department of Nutrition and Dietetics

   Institute of Nutrition – Mahidol University

   Thailand

3 Departemen Gizi Kesehatan

   Fakultas Kedokteran – Universitas Brawijaya

   Indonesia

4 Departemen Gizi Masyarakat

   Fakultas Ekologi Manusia–Institut Pertanian Bogor

   Indonesia

 

 • Abstracts should be structured with short descriptions (containing no more than 250 words, formatted in singlespace, and only one paragraph). The abstract should be written in English and Indonesian. Footnotes, references, and abbreviations are not used in abstracts. Abstracts in the literature review should consist of "Background:", "Purpose:", "Discusion" and "Conclusion:" typed in bold in one paragraph.  

 Keywords contain 3-5 words and / or phrases and should be written underneath the abstract. Keywords must be written in English and Bahasa Indonesia with words or sentences in accordance with scientific standards.  

 The correspondent author contains the details of the author data in charge with the detailed address and e-mail (consisting of full name, name of institution, address, telephone number, fax number, and email address).  

 Introduction consists of the background of the problem, the formulation of the problem, the purpose of the literature review and the research benefits. The introduction in the literature review follows the main topics written and the general overview of the topics to be covered.  

• Reviews contain points and detailed items based on literature / literature that correlate with the subject covered, which will be discussed in the discussion section.  

• Discussions describe the detail of the subject discussed or the elaboration of the review, not repeat the review, how the review of the reported literature can solve the problem, as well as differences and similarities with previous studies. This section should include the advantages, disadvantages and conclusions of the research results.

• Acknowledgments for all research contributors, if any, should be stated briefly on the manuscript before reference.  

 References should be arranged in accordance with the Vancouver system. Journal managers advise authors to use reference-specific apps (eg Mendeley, Endnote, Zotero, etc.). References should be numbered consecutively in the order in which the citation is first mentioned in the text, written in a superscript and placed at the end of the text in numeric rather than in alphabetical order. Reference must be valid, 80% comes from publications in the last 10 years and contains at least 40% of primary references (from journals, theses, dissertations, and patent documents). Unpublished sources, such as a preparatory or personal communication script, can not be accepted as a reference. Only the sources cited in the text appear in the reference list. The author's name should be written consistently. Number and volume of journal should be included. Editions, publishers, cities, and page numbers of textbooks should be included. Referrals downloaded from the internet, including access times and web addresses, should also be included. Abbreviations of journal names should be written in full. Bibliography in the literature review article has at least 25 references

 

 Format for citing book:

  

  1. Mahan LK, Raymond JL. Krause's food&the nutrition care process. 14th ed. St. Louis: Elsevier; 2017. p. 205-9, 231-48.
  2. Bray, GA. The metabolic syndrome and obesity. New Jersey: Humana Press; 2007. p. 311-13, 488-93.

 

Format for citing electronic publication:

  1. Kementrian Kesehatan RI. Tingkatkan Konsumsi Sayur dan Buah Nusantara Menuju Masyarakat Hidup Sehat. 2017. Available from http://www.depkes.go.id/article/view/17012500002/tingkatkan-konsumsi-sayur-dan-buah-nusantara-menuju-masyarakat-hidup-sehat-.html. Diakses pada 20 Januari 2017.
  2. Badan Pusat Statistik. Jumlah dan persentase penduduk miskin, P1, P2 dan garis kemiskinan menurut kabupaten/kota, tahun 2012. Available from http://jatim.bps.go.id/linkTabelStatis/view/id/181. Diakses pada  27 Maret 2016.
 

Format for citing proceeding:

  1. Idrus Jus’at. Penyimpangan positif masalah KEP di Jakarta Utara dan di Pedesaan Kabupaten Bogor Jawa Barat. Prosiding WNPG VII. Jakarta; 2000. p. 153-6.
  2. Rachmah Q, Wantanee K. Prosiding 4th Asian Academy Society International Conference. Thailand; 2016. p. 170-6.
 
Format for citing bachelor thesis, master thesis or dissertation:

  1. Rifqi, Mahmud A. Pengaruh pemberian pakan berbasis tepung, minyak ikan lele (Clariasgariepinus) dan probiotik terhadap berat badan, profil lipid dan c-reactive protein monyet ekor panjang betina usia tua. Tesis. Bogor: Pascasarjana Institut Pertanian Bogor; 2014. p. 34-41.
  2. Unzila, Syahru R. Hubungan status gizi dan kepatuhan anti retroviraltherapy dengan kualitas hidup. Skripsi. Surabaya: Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat Universitas Airlangga, 2016. p. 17-23.
 
Format for citing patent:
  1. Herdian H, Pudjiono PI, Angwar M. Sari tempe kental manis dan proses pembuatannya. HC-H3.02.P01.012.1796/2006.
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