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TJHS is open access periodical and publishes in accordance with independent, unbiased, double blind peer review principles. Our journal is published three times a year. TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEALTH AND SPORT (TJHS; ISSN 2757-5446) is indexed by international indexes:
1) Index Copernicus International
2) Advanced Science Index European Science Evaluation Center
3) EuroPub Index Directory of Academic and Scientific Journals
4) ResearchBib Academic Resource Index
5) IP indexing Indexing Portal
6) RootIndexing Root Society for Indexing and Impact Factor Service
7) Asos Index
8) ISI International Scientific Indexing
10) J-Gate Index.
11) Turkey Citation Index.
12) Turk Medline.
13) CiteFactor Directory of International Reseach Journals.

14. Google scholar. 

15. Crossref doi.
It has the status of an international indexed journal. This journal was established to publish all kinds of scientific texts, especially review, case reports, meta-analysis, original research, book and thesis presentation, method articles. TJHS has adopted open access policy. Open Access Policy is based on rules of Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI). According to BOAI, Open Access states, “Scientific articles that have been evaluated by the referee, via the Internet; be freely accessible, readable, downloadable, copied, distributed, printed, scanned, linked to full texts, indexed, transmitted as data and used for any legal purpose, without financial, legal and technical barriers. click
In terms of scope; Medicine, Sports, Health Sciences, Exercise and all its sub-disciplines, all multidisciplinary research related to health and sports and Nutrition are included in this journal. All articles will be subject to double blind evaluation. Editor's evaluation will be made upon the positive opinion of at least two reviewers. It will be published as three issues per year and quarterly. Additional, special or combined issues can be published if needed. At the beginning, papers written in Turkish and English languages are accepted.

Editorial Policy And Ethic Rules:

TJHS promises to folow highest editorial and ethical standards defined by "World Association of Medical Editors (WAME) Board of Directors". TJHS follows the ethics flowcharts developed by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) for dealing with cases of possible scientific misconduct and breach of publication ethics.

The manuscripts should be prepared in accordance with ICMJE-Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals ( ). Authors are required to prepare manuscripts in accordance with CONSORT guidelines for randomized research studies, STROBE guidelines for observational original research studies, STARD guidelines for studies on diagnostic accuracy, PRISMA guidelines for systematic reviews, MOOSE guidelines for meta analyses of observational studies, ARRIVE guidelines for experimental animal studies and TREND guidelines for non-randomized public behavior.
TJHS acknowledges to comply with the ethical standards of the Declaration of Helsinki ( . Therefore, ethics board approval should be obtained and indicated in the Material and Method section in all studies performed on humans. Patients and volunteers included in the study should be informed regarding procedures to be conducted, their approvals should be obtained, and this should be indicated in the article’s Material and Method section. In animal studies, it should be indicated in the article’s Material and Method section that the study was conducted according to the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals ( ) and the ethics board approval was obtained from the relevant institution. If required, a copy of the ethics board approval may be requested by the editor from the authors.

The author(s) guarantee(s) that the manuscript will not be published elsewhere in any other language without the consent of the Association. If the manuscript has been presented at a meeting, this should be stated together with the name of the meeting, date, and the place.

An approval of ethic committee or an equivalent acceptance letter prepared by the officials of the institution in accordance with general ethics is mandatory for Original Research and even for some of the Case Reports. The concept and suggestions presented in the manuscript are the sole responsibility of the authors and do not reflect the opinions of Editor and his/her associates.

Authorship: All individuals listed as “author” in the submitted manuscript must make an adequate contribution to the study, meet the criteria of authorship, and take responsibility for their part of the manuscript.

Publication Ethics And Plagiarism:

Publishing Board of TJHS complies with the criteria of the International Council of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME) , and Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). About plagiarism, we act based on flow charts and workflows determined in COPE.

Ethics committee approval will be requested from the authors for all original research articles submitted. Submitted manuscript are checked for similarity or plagiarism.

Acceptable similarity rates: Up to 5% for one-to-one similarity, Maximum 15% for total similarity.

For the articles submitted by the authors; They undertake that the similarity index is 15% and below, that it is not sent to any other journal, and that the necessary legal and ethical permissions are obtained.

All authors are responsible for the content of the articles.

Founder and publisher: Dr. Hasan Basri Savas. 2020.

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