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The Korean Journal of Internal Medicine has an online submission and peer review system. Manuscripts should be submitted online at http://kjim.kaim.or.kr and the instructions on the site should be closely followed. Authors may submit manuscripts and tract their progress to the final decision.

 Online Submission of Original Manuscripts

Log on to http://kjim.kaim.or.kr. If you do not have an account, click on the "Create Account" link. If you have an account, but don't know your password, click on the "Forgot Your Password?" link. Otherwise, enter your User ID and password into the boxes provided, and click "Login. " On the welcome page , click on "Submit a Manuscript". And then, click "New Submissions" link to submit a new manuscript and follow steps 1-5.

Please choose manuscript type, and check items listed in the CHECK LIST. And click "CONFIRM" button

Step 1. Manuscript Type, Title and Abstract
Select manuscript type, and enter your title and abstract into the appropriate boxes. You can cut and paste from your document. If you need to insert a special character, click the "Special Characters" button. If you are submitting a manuscript that does not require an Abstract, please type N/A in the Abstract box.

Step 2. Authors and Institutions
Enter your co-author's information in the boxes under "Add a New Author," then click "Add to My Authors."

Step 3. File Upload
The manuscript file should not include author's name or name of organization where the author works. Upload and select the correct file designation for each. All images should be inserted into a PowerPoint file. Acceptable file formats are pdf, doc, and ppt, and each file should not be any bigger than 10MB in size.

Step 4. Preview
Review the information in the Preview chart for correctness; make changes as needed.
Confirmation of your submission will be noted. Please note if you have not completed a required step, you will not be able to submit your manuscript.

Step 5. Submit

 Revision After Review

After review, we e-mail the corresponding author to ask for the revision. You can check the result of review and revise your manuscript by logging on to E-submission on our website and going to Submission & Revision section.

 Notifying Publication and Uploading the Final Manuscript

We inform the corresponding author of the decision to publish the manuscript by email. After being informed, the author should log on to E-submission on our website and go to Submission & Revision to upload the final manuscript. Before uploading manuscript, please check size of images. Less than 10Mb of image files can be uploaded. But, if you try to upload 10Mb or more, you should send it to us in the form of CD or use Webhard according to the instructions of KAIM’s editorial office. As for images format, you can upload them in forms of .jpg, gif, etc. or include them in presentation files. Each image should have the same name as described in the manuscript. (ex. Fig. 1A)

Before submitting the final manuscript, please check the Copyright Transfer Agreement. We would very much appreciate it if you print out the agreement, have the signatures of the authors on it, and send it to KAIM’s editorial office (Fax. +82-2-2258-6917).

 For further information on how to use E-submission system, please feel free to contact us.

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