Revista Medica Herediana

ISSN electronic
version 1729-241X

ISSN printed
 version 1018-130X

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Basic information

The Revista Medica Herediana (RMH) is a publication sponsored by the Medical School Alberto Hurtado of the Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia, that publishes results of original research of the Public Health and Biomedical area carried out at the national and international levels.

The Revista Medica Herediana is a quarterly publication, published since 1990 and is distributed exclusively through subscription.

The manuscripts presented for publication in the Herediana Medical Journal should not have been published, nor presented for publication in another journal, partially or complete, in printed or electronic format (Internet). The Revista Medica Herediana reserve all legal rights for reproduction of the content.

The Revista Medica Herediana follows the guidelines established in the "Standard Requirements for the preparation of manuscripts sent to biomedical journals", prepared by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors or Group of Vancouver ( The manuscripts received for publication are submitted for a peer review process.

The manuscript is sent to two national or foreign reviewers, pairs of the researchers, who carry out the pertinent corrections or observations; then the manuscript is returned to the authors for corrections or answer to the observations carried out. In case the reviewers issue contradictory opinions, the manuscript is sent to a third reviewer.

Afterwards, the manuscript is submitted for review of the drafting and finally goes for layout. The diagrammed version as it will be published is sent to the authors for their approval.

The information to the authors and instructions for the presentation of manuscripts, where the format and content of the articles standards to be presented to the RMH, can be obtained from the MJH Web page: , and in the printed issues of the Journal.


The articles published in the REVISTA MEDICA HEREDIANA are indexed in LILACS- Latin American and Caribbean Virtual Portal on Health Sciences Information Literature (Regional Library of Medicine), LIPECS- Peruvian Literature on Science and Health EBSCO, DOAJ.



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