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The Journal is published for the benefit of the members of the Louisiana State Medical Society. Manuscripts should be of interest to a broad spectrum of physicians and designed to provide practical information on the current status and the progress and changes in the field of clinical medicine. The articles published are primarily original scientific studies but may include societal, socioeconomic, or medicolegal topics.
 
Each submission is reviewed by the medical editor and is subject to peer review by one of the editorial consultants. Manuscripts are also subject to editorial revision and to such modification as to bring them into conformity with Journal style. The final decision to accept or revise falls to the medical editor.
 
Submit the manuscript electronically by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. It must include a cover letter as outlined in the Expanded Information for Authors listed below, and all supporting figures, tables, and reference information. Or, you may submit the manuscript and figures on a CD. The Journal prefers files prepared using PC format and Microsoft Word. Please note: Once the Journal receives your files, you should receive a confirmation of receipt from us within 24-48 hours. If you do not receive this confirmation, resend or contact us at 225.763.8500, Fax: 225.768.5601, or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
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