About the Journal

ANALES Journal of the Faculty of Medical Sciences

The journal Anales de la Facultad de Ciencias Médicas (in English “Annals of the Faculty of Medical Sciences”; hereafter Anales) is the scientific dissemination organ of the National University of Asunción’s Faculty of Medical Sciences. Anales is published through the Editorial Office of EFACIM (publisher of the Faculty of Medical Sciences), who also provides academic endorsement and resources for dissemination.  

Since 2017, Anales is published quarterly and only online. Articles published in Anales are hosted and indexed in: SciELO (Scientific Electronic Library on Line), OJS (Open Journal Systems), BVS-Regional (Virtual Health Library of Paraguay), LILACS–BIREME (Latin American and Caribbean Literature in Health Sciences), LATINDEX, Google Scholar, DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals), ROAD (Directory of Open Access Academic Resources), REDIB (Ibero-American Network of Innovation and Scientific Knowledge), DIALNET, BASE and ISSN (International Standard Serial Number). Anales uses Twitter, Instagram and Facebook as social networks.

Work submitted for consideration for publication in Anales are reviewed by at least two members of the Editorial Committee and/or Specialists in the area. Reviewers are specialists in the topic area of the submission who evaluate the article, make an opinion on the appropriateness for publication, and identify any needed corrections or clarifications. Once revisions have been made by the authors, the work is sent to the Editor in Chief.

The Journal publishes Original Articles in diverse areas of medicine, Editorials, Review Articles, Case Reports, Continuing Medical Education, Letters to the Editor, Obituaries, and other types of articles.

Work must be previously unpublished and not under consideration with another journal at the time of their submission. To comply with this policy, each author must provide a sworn statement attesting that the work has not been submitted to another journal for publication.

The Anales Journal of the Faculty of Medical Sciences is distributed free of charge. The published materials on this site have open access. All the materials published by this site are available free for authors. Provide immediate open access to your content, based on the principle of giving the public free access to research.

Articles are received in Spanish and English.

The journal accepts pre-published or pre-printed articles (preprint) on servers with this methodology.

Articles must be submitted to the Anales OJS website at: https://revistascientificas.una.py/index.php/RP or by email to: efacim@fcmuna.edu.py  


Address of the Publishers of the Faculty of Medical Sciences (EFACIM):

Capitán Miranda e/ Río de la Plata y Dr. Montero. Edificio Ex-Semiología Médica de la Facultad de Ciencias Médicas. Universidad Nacional de Asunción. Asunción - Paraguay.