I am pleased to introduce Journal of Sleep Disorders and Therapy (JSDT), is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies related to all aspects of sleep disorders and their treatment. Our journal publishes a wide range of article in this discipline covering all modern trends in clinical and experimental research associated with Sleep Apnea, Insomnia, Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, Epilepsy, Restless legs syndrome, REM Sleep, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, Personality disorders, Mood disorders, Sleepwalking, Enuresis, Psychological disorders, Psychotherapy, Sleep medicine and creates a platform for the authors to contribute towards the journal. The scope of the journal is not limited to the listed research areas but also include brain and its functioning. The editorial office promises to peer review the submitted manuscripts and ensures quality. I am pleased to announce that, all issues of volume 8 were published online well within the time and the print issues were also brought out and dispatched within 30 days of publishing the issue online during the year of 2019.
The Journals aims to flourish and to maintain the standards in research and practice, provide platform and opportunity to present evidence based medicine and analytical assessment of research and probably it is much indeed for students, teachers and health care professionals to enhance the patient care.
During the calendar year of 2019, JSDT received a total of 40 manuscript, out of which 30% articles were rejected in the preliminary screening due to plagiarism or being out of the format and peer review process. During 2019 around 10 articles were subjected for publication after they are accepted in the peer review process. In the 5 issues of Volume 8 published during the year 2019, a total of 15 articles were published (at an average of 3 articles per issue) of which, articles were published from authors all around the world. Globally articles have been accessed by the research scientists and also cited.
During the calendar year 2019, a total of two Editors, seven Reviewers joined the board of JSDT and contributed their valuable services towards contribution as well as publication of articles, and their valuable reviewer comments will beneficial to publish quality of article in the Journal.
I take this opportunity to acknowledge the contribution of our reviewers for their exceptional support during the peer review process and the managing editor during the final editing of articles published and the support, in bringing out issues of JSDT in time. I would also like to express my gratitude to all the authors, reviewers, the publisher, the advisory and the editorial board of JSDT, the office bearers for their support in bringing out yet another volume of JSDT and look forward to their unrelenting support to bring out the Volume 8 of JSDT in scheduled time.
Received Date: Apr 30, 2020 / Accepted Date: Apr 30, 2020 / Published Date: Apr 30, 2020
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