Author Guidelines


General Information

Journal of Biomedika accepts scientific papers from UMS Faculty of Medicine's educative staff, alumni of  Faculty of Medicine UMS, doctors from all over Indonesia and abroad. Papers can be in the form of research, case reports, literature review, book reviews, and other writings in the field of medicine and health and free from the elements of plagiarism. The language used is good and correct Indonesian language based on the General Guidelines for Enhanced Indonesian Spellings and General Guidelines for the Establishment of Terms, or in English.

Manuscript Format

The paper are typed on A4 paper, upper, lower, and side borders of 2.50 cm each, double spacing, Times New Roman 11 font, no back and forth, up to 15 pages and one abstract page.

The research script (original essay) should include:

  1. The title, made short is informative and able to explain the contents of the writings, the names of the complete authors without the title along with the address of the office/agency / other workplace, placed under the title, accompanied by email addresses for correspondence
  2. Abstract in English and Indonesia consists of 100-150 words, non aleniasi font Times New Roman 10, italics, with a minimum of 3 keywords
  3. Introduction contains backgrounds, formulas, objectives, and benefits of research (each does not need to be subtitled by yourself)
  4. Method, if there is separation, there are only two tools & materials and how to work and should be made made narration
  5. Results and discussion combined
  6. Conclusions and suggestions (if any)
  7. Compensation (thank you if any)
  8. Bibliography (Harvard method of row spacing one space, between references spaced two spaces)
  9. A clearer guide can be seen in the template (download template here)

Case reports should contain case backgrounds, intentions and objectives, benefits, clinical data, illustrations and discussions, manuscript literature format, adjusting, especially in the introduction should contain problematic explanations under study, intent, purpose and usefulness and discussion Of what was reviewed and ended with the conclusion of the study.


Tables, Graphs, and Drawings

Tables / charts / graphics / pictures / photos are made clearly and neatly, with clear and informative information. Numbered in sequence, table description is written above table, description of image is written below picture, font 10. Table is not allowed any vertical line, maximum three rows horizontal. References in texts are based on the Harvard model.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. Articles have not been published or under consideration to be published in another journal
  2. File articles in the form of Open Office, Microsoft Word, RTF, or Word Perfect document file format.
  3. Manuscript typed on A4 paper, upper, lower, and side borders 2.50cm, doubel spacing, Times New Roman 11 font, no back and forth, up to 15 pages and 1 abstract page
  4. Every article submitted to journal biomedika will be checked plagiarism with software according to managers polic

Copyright Notice

The copyright of the article fully belongs to the Biomedika and publishing rights belong entirely to Muhammadiyah University Press

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Privacy Statement

The name and email address used in this journal is for this journal only and should not be used for any other purpose or by any other person.


Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)
Submission to Biomedika is free from charges.

Article Publication: 500000.00 (IDR)
If this paper is accepted for publication, the Publication Fee is 500.000 (IDR) for external  authors and 0 IDR for internal author (UMS).