Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Ilmu Kedokteran (JIK) / Journal of Medical Science receives a script from health and medical lecturer, undergraduate, residents, hospital staff and those who interested in writing scientific papers. The scientific articles posted on JIK include: literature reviews, research article, case report and EBCR (Evidence Based Case Report). Article preferably basic science of medicine and health. 



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The manuscript will reviewed by editor and peer review. Editor will review whether the manuscript is relevant with focus and scope and writing format of JIK.  Next, each manuscript will be reviewed by peer review based on the following rules authenticity of the script, conformity to ethical standards, and the logical reason of the research . JIK use single blind review, the manuscript will be sent to the reviewer anonymously. All of comment from editor and reviewer will sent by secretary to the author. 


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.

No fees are charged authors, readers or institutions. All funds to operate these system and journal come from the Faculty of Medicine Universitas Riau



JIK stores back issues and current articles following LOCKSS idea of keeping lots of copies of our items on several servers to keep them safe. Archives are stored in Universitas Riau' repository server, the university's Local Content Collection and all of them are digitally submitted to Indonesian National Library's Indonesia OneSearch. Published issues are also sent to LIPI (Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia) the Indonesian Institute of Sciences to be retained in its repository.