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Informations for Authors
  • Language:
    The articles appear in Italian or in English. All the manuscript should contain an abstract in English. The abstract should be self-contained and citation-free and should not exceed 200 words.
  • Review articles:
    providing a coverage of theoretical and practical points of view in a particular field of the (only after previous arrangement with the publisher). Manuscript: length according to previous arrangement. Abstract: approx. 200 words in English. References should be limited to max 50 citations.
  • Original contributions reporting on new results, particularly from the clinical and experimental areas. Manuscript: approx. 8 pages. Abstract: approx. 200 words in English. References should be limited to max 35 citations
  • Short communications rapid publication of new/preliminary results. Manuscript: maximum 3 pages, 1 figure, 1 table. Abstract: approx. 100 words in English. References should be limited to max 10 citations
  • Opinion papers invited statements on themes of topical interest.
  • Technical notes describing the characteristic of new instruments of methodological improvements. Manuscript: maximum 2 pages, 1 figure.
  • Case reports case reports in the areas of medical hydrology which advance general medical knowledge
  • Letters to the Editors permitting exchange of views and information on controversial topics and comments on previously published material with absolute minimum delay. Manuscript: maximum 1 page.

Review of manuscripts and speed of publication
All contributions submitted for publication are critically reviewed by at least two renowned experts in the field in order to ensure constant high quality of the journal. If both approve the paper it will be accepted for publication and forwarded to the Associate Editors Dr.ssa Paola Brancaccio and Dr. Vincenzo Panico for further editorial processing.

Submission of Manuscripts

Please submit original manuscripts by e-mail at:

Direct all correspondence to:
Dr. Luca Rastrelli
Dipartimento di Scienze Farmaceutiche - Università di Salerno.
Via Ponte don Melillo 84084 – Fisciano - (ITALY)
Fax: +39-089-969766
Tel.: +39-089-969602
E-mail: rastrelli@unisa.it

Authors are encouraged to recommend competent experts for reviewing in a separate cover letter.

Guidelines for preparation of manuscripts
Terminology of papers should be clearly understandable even to non-theorists. Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise Italian or English and should be regarded as final text. An abstract of no more than 200 words in English should be provided for all types of contributions. It would state the aims, results and any conclusion drawn.
Illustrations must be submitted in original quality. No changes may be made at the proof state other than correction of printer’s errors.

Exclusive publication
Submission of a manuscript to Journal of Water and Wellness implies that the work described has not been published before and is not under consideration for publication elsewhere without the consent of the copyright holders.
The Editor must reserve the right to make changes in the layout of individual parts of the manuscript in order to achieve unity and clarity.

  • Abstract
    An abstract of non more than 200 words in English should be provided for all types of contributions. It would state the aims, results and any conclusions drawn.
  • Keywords
    Up to ten keywords should in alphabetical order be provided on separate sheet.
  • Figures
    A reference to each figure is to be given in the text, e.g. (Figure 9). A caption should be provided for each figure in a list of captions.
  • Tables
    Tables and their captions should be also numbered in sequence with Arabic numerals (Table 1).
  • Literature citations
    The reference format must follow the Vancouver style (uniform requirements for manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals); further instructions at http://www.lib.monash.edu.au/tutorials/citing/vancouver.html

A. Reference within text:
References should be expressed as follow: Either as numbers [in square brackets] pertaining to the respective paper within the reference list (a) or under the author’s name followed by the respective number in the reference list (b).
a. “As several authors [4, 17, 21] have reported …..”
b. “As Smith [14] and Windus [21] have reported …”

B. Reference list:
The original title of every paper must be given in full and in the original language; abbreviations of periodical names should conform to those used in Index Medicus, National Library of Medicine or CAS. The style and punctuation of references should follow the format illustrated by the following examples:
1. Standard journal article
List the first six authors followed by et al.
Halpern SD., Ubel PA., Caplan AL., Solid-organ transplantation in HIV-infected patients.
N Engl J Med. 2002;347: 284-7.

2. Organization as author
Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Hypertension, insulin, and proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance.
Hypertension. 2002;40:679–86.

3. No author given
21st century heart solution may have a sting in the tail.
BMJ. 2002;325:184.

4. Book: Personal author:
Carlson BM., Human embryology and developmental biology.
3rd ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 2004.
Brown AM., Stubbs DW., editors. Medical physiology. New York:
Wiley; 1983.

5. Chapter in a book:
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.

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