Instructions for Manuscript Submission

Deadline for Full Papers:  Papers must be received by 23:00 (Tokyo time) on the 17 November 2018 (Saturday). No exceptions given!

Only authors, whose submitted abstracts were selected for presentation at the 25th Congress of the Asian Association of Pediatric Surgeons (AAPS), may submit their papers to be considered for publication in the Pediatric Surgery International (AAPS Issue). The style of presentation will not matter (any type of presentation will be considered) as long as it is selected for presentation at the 25th AAPS meeting.

*Important for AAPS 2018*

  1. Abstracts that have been presented elsewhere (but not at any previous AAPS Meeting) but have not been previously published “WILL” be considered for presentation and publication into Pediatric Surgery International (PSI) (AAPS Issue).
  2. Above mentioned abstracts must have been chosen for presentation at this year’s AAPS meeting.
  3. Manuscripts that are pending publication or manuscripts that have been sent for publication consideration for other journals with results pending may NOT be submitted for publication consideration into PSI (AAPS Issue).

Please make sure you have read and followed the guidelines for “SUBMISSION SUMMARY” at the bottom of the page BEFORE submitting your manuscript.

CLICK HERE FOR SUBMISSION SUMMARY

The deadline for submission is 23:00 (Tokyo time) on the 17 November 2018 (Saturday). Full papers must be submitted ELECTRONICALLY to the PSI (AAPS Issue) Publication Committee office. The papers selected for publication will be determined by the Publications Committee.  Decisions on publications are subject to peer review and page limitations. Thus, there is no guarantee that submitted manuscripts will be published. IRB and Animal Care assurances, including the IRB or Animal Care application number, should be provided.

All papers MUST follow the electronic submission guidelines of Pediatric Surgery International which can be found under “Instructions for Authors here: http://www.springer.com/medicine/pediatrics/journal/383#

Papers that DO NOT follow the guidelines of Pediatric Surgery International will be REJECTED for review by the PSI (AAPS Issue) Publication Committee office.

All papers also MUST follow the SUBMISSION SUMMARY .

Submission items are to be submitted to the PSI (AAPS Issue) Publication Committee office to “BOTH” the following e-mail addresses: