Scope of the Journal
Communicable Diseases (JoCD) covers
scientific researches in the field of communicable diseases and accepts
articles with scientific excellence in the form of original articles include
reports of trials, studies of diagnostic tests or surveys; and review articles
presenting systematic critical assessments of literature and data sources.
Please see structure for more details.
The aims of the Journal are:
advance knowledge regarding the cause, prevalence, epidemiology, treatment,
prevention and control of communicable diseases such as malaria
stimulate scientific and practical interest among professionals, academicians
common people and organizations in the prompt and effective application of
treatment, prevention and control methods,
disseminate such knowledge both to scientists and to the general public.
publishes research on epidemiological/entomological diseases, focusing on
causes, risk management, diagnosis, cure, and prevention of such diseases as
are caused by micro-organisms like tuberculosis, ebola, malaria, hepatitis,
rabies, diarrhoea, herpes, measules, shigellosis, zika, typhoid, meningitis,
gas gangrene, leprosy, dengue, plague, polio, mumps, influenza, HIV/AIDS, and the like.
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of clinical trials conducted in India.
Conflicts of Interest and Sources of Funding
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