Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
Ensure that the following items are present:
One author has been designated as the corresponding author with contact details:
- E-mail address
- Full postal address
All necessary files have been uploaded:
Include 5 keywords.
The manuscript is original and has not been published previously, nor is under consideration elsewhere.
The submission file is in Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) format.
The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Submission Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
Ensuring a Blind Review: Research in humans must provide the protocol number of the Institutional Review Board in the "Material and Methods" session of the manuscript. The original document must be attached in a separate file to guarantee a blind revision.
The main file of the manuscript should not contain any author identification to ensure a blind revision.
Funding, conflict of interest, regulatory statement and acknowledgment must be descripted in the end of the main text, before references.
Supplemental files (where applicable)
A separate title page was provided including description of the contribution of each author and the indication of potential reviewers for your manuscript was performed.
Authors have read and agreed with the publication ethics and malpractices of the journal.
The figures and illustrations (JPG or TIFF format), and tables (word format) are embedded in the text, and also provided in separate files with the requested resolution.
All tables (including titles, description, footnotes).
The manuscript text is double-spaced with 12-point Arial font; it employs italics, rather than underlining; tables are placed in the text body at appropriate points, rather than at the end.
Authors have signed and uploaded the Copyright notice.
Native Portuguese speakers must provide an abstract written in Portuguese.
Title Page Template
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Click here to download the COPYRIGHT TRANSFER AND RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT (PDF).
Clinical or Laboratorial Research ManuscriptThis section accepts clinical and laboratorial reserach manuscripts related to dentistry
COPYRIGHT TRANSFER AND RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT
All manuscript's copyright ownership of the article "______________________________________________" is transferred from the author(s) to the BRAZILIAN DENTAL SCIENCE, in the event the work is published. The manuscript has not been published elsewhere and that it has not been submitted simultaneously for publication elsewhere.
We hereby attest the study is original and does not present manipulated data, fraud or plagiarism. We made significant scientific contribution to the study and we are aware of the presented data and in agreement with the final version of the manuscript. We assume complete responsibility for the ethical aspects of the study.
This text must be printed and signed by all authors. The scanned version should be submitted as supplemental file during the submission process.