JAVMA Instructions for Authors - Timely Topics in Nutrition



The purpose of the Timely Topics in Nutrition feature is to provide readers with clinically relevant information relating to nutrition and nutrients in animals. A manuscript submitted for this feature should be a review article emphasizing the current scientific literature relating to a  specific topic on nutrition or nutrients for animals. Manuscripts submitted for consideration will undergo peer review in accordance with JAVMA policies. The text should typically consist of 8 to 12 double-spaced typed pages, excluding references, and should include appropriate headings and subheadings, one of which should be the Clinical Summary. Inclusion of figures, tables, and appendices is encouraged.

Authors should follow all general guidelines for manuscript preparation and submission, including guidelines for preparation of electronic copies of figures, provided in the Instructions for JAVMA Authors. For additional information, please contact Dr. Craig A. Smith by telephone (847-925-8070 or 800-248-2862, ext 6764) or e-mail (csmith@avma.org). The Timely Topics in Nutrition feature is published in cooperation with the American College of Veterinary Nutrition.