KPJ Medical Journal2019-05-30T02:15:35+00:00
PUBLISHER KPJ Healthcare Berhad (247079-M)
238, Menara 238, Jalan Tun Razak
50400 Kuala Lumpur
ISSN PRINT ISSN      : PP 13874/08/2012(031089)

Research Management Centre
KPJ Healthcare University College
Lot PT 17010 Persiaran Seriemas,
Kota Seriemas, 71800 Nilai, Negeri Sembilan

EMAIL: rmc@kpjuc.edu.my

JOURNAL SUMMARY KPJ Medical Journal (KPJMJ) is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to addressing wide range aspects of healthcare. This journal has been printed in hard-bound copies since its founding in 2003. Starting from 2018, each issue of KPJMJ is published online once yearly.

(List editors, managers, and other individuals associated with the journal)

Chief Editor:
Prof Dato Dr. Azizi Haji Omar

Editorial Board Members:
Prof Dato Dr. Lokman Saim
Prof (C) Dr. Wan Hazmy Che Hon
Prof (C) Dr. Primuharsa Putra
Prof (C) Dr. Aminuddin Saim
Assoc Prof (C) Dr. Syah Irwan Shamsul Bahari
Dr Faizah Safina Bakrin

 Assistant Editors                                              Secretariat
Dr Anitha KV                                                      Norul Huda Mohd Nasir
Dr Aliza Jamaluddin                                         Logesheeni Paul Raj


History of KPJMJ
KPJ Medical Journal (KPJMJ) is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes quality research on all aspects of medical, healthcare and the biomedical sciences, focusing on research with clinical importance. The Journal aims to be the preferred platform for updated medical and healthcare studies and commentary in the Asian region. KPJMJ has published original research, clinical case reports, reviews and educational articles, brief reports together with commentaries and annotations on standards of clinical practice, and on social, lab work, ethical, legal and other issues related to health care since 2003. With the support of Research Management Centre of KPJ Healthcare University College (KPJUC), KPJMJ is expanding from the print-only-journal to electronic open access journal in 2018. The dedicated webpage for KPJMJ is www.kpjuc.edu.my/kpj-medical-journal

Access Policy
The Journal does not charge any access fee but healthcare practitioners, scholars and students must register to gain access to the website

Focus and Scope
The Journal encourages submissions of original research from a wide range of healthcare aspects with research results to the improvement of healthcare practices and curricula. It also welcomes contributions of review articles, full articles, letter to editor and preliminary works for documentation purposes. Annually, KPJMJ would publish a Special Issue on a selected theme or event, where a group of articles will be put together and edited by Guest Editors

Peer Review Process
All articles will be double blind-refereed by experts in the field before a decision is made to publish.

Publication Frequency
1 issue per year

Publication Fee
There are no publication fees for the issue.

Copyright Notice
Authors are encouraged to make the accepted version of their manuscripts available in their personal (Google Scholar, ResearchGate) or institutional repositories. Fill in the online form to request permission to re-use KPJMJ-owned content.

INFORMATION FOR READERS We encourage readers to sign up for the publishing notification service for this journal. Use the Register link at the top of the home page for the journal. This registration will result in the reader receiving the Table of Contents by email for each new issue of the journal. This list also allows the journal to claim a certain level of support or readership.
INFORMATION FOR AUTHORS Interested in submitting to this journal? We recommend that you review the About the Journal page for the journal’s section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines.
  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
DATE OF PUBLISHING KPJMJ is inviting papers for Vol. 8 No. 1 which is scheduled to be published on October 2019
Send your manuscript to the secretariat at:



Contact Info

Lot PT 17010 Persiaran Seriemas, Kota Seriemas, 71800 Nilai, Negeri Sembilan

Phone: 1 300 88 5758

Fax: 06 7942662

Web: KPJ Healthcare University College