( ) Texts and tables in Word, font Arial, size 12, double spacing.
( ) Check the word count limit for each type of manuscript.
( ) Title only on the same language of the manuscript.
( ) Full names of all authors.
( ) Academic affiliation of each author – one affiliation per author.
( ) Correspondence data, name of corresponding author, institutional address and E-mail.
( ) Abstract. Check if it must be structured or not, and word count limit, according to type of manuscript. Do not use abbreviations in the Abstract, and clearly state the objective of the study at the end of the item “Introduction”.
( ) Keywords, in Portuguese and English. Check the Health Sciences Descriptors to select the terms (http://decs.bvs.br/cgi-bin/wxis1660.exe/decsserver/?IsisScript=../cgi-bin/decsserver/decsserver.xis&interface_language=p&previous_page=homepage&previous_task=NULL&task=start)
( ) Core text structured according to type of manuscript.
( ) References listed at the end, in Vancouver referencing style (numbered system). In the text, the references must be cited by superscript numbers, placed after punctuation, in ascending order. Check if all references listed are cited in the text.
( ) Figures cited in the text, in ascending order, with title, source, and key of possible abbreviations and symbols shown on them. Send them in a separate file with adequate resolution.
( ) Tables cited in the text, in ascending order, with title, source, and key of possible abbreviations and symbols shown on them. Include them at the end of the manuscript, after the references.
( ) State, before the references, whether there was any financial support.
( ) If necessary, according to the type of research, send the Opinion of the Ethics Committee, via the system.
( ) Send the disclosure of conflicts of interest duly signed, via the system.
( ) Send a declaration of rights and responsibilities duly signed, via the system.