Information for Authors

​Advances in Skin & Wound Care has specific instructions and guidelines for submitting articles. Please read and review them carefully. We accept continuing education (CE)/continuing medical education (CME) articles, feature articles (scientific studies, literature reviews, case reports and studies, etc), commentaries, letters to the editor, and more.

Interested in contributing to the journal? Start with the instructions and guidelines and the documents below; email ASWCedit@wolterskluwer.com​ for more information. 

Continuing Education Articles for Advances in Skin and Wound Care.docx 

Scientific Articles for Advances in Skin and Wound Care.docx

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Is your article about a clinical trial? Ensure that your manuscript meets the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors' (ICMJE) clinical trial registration and data sharing policy.

  1. As of July 1, 2018, manuscripts submitted that report the results of clinical trials must contain a data sharing statement.
  2. Clinical trials that begin enrolling participants on or after January 1, 2019 must include a data sharing plan in the trial's registration.

The ICMJE defines a clinical trial as any research project that prospectively assigns people or a group of people to an intervention, with or without concurrent comparison or control groups, to study the relationship between a health-related intervention and a health outcome.​ For more information, visit the ICMJE Clinical Trials site.