Submitting a Revised Manuscript


You must submit a revision within 21 days. I f you need more time to prepare your revision, please

IIf you are submitting a revised manuscript, include the following items with your revision:


  • Response to reviewers: Address the specific points made by each reviewer. Include your responses to  all of the reviewers’ and editors’ comments and list the changes you have made to the manuscript. Upload this as a “Response to Reviewers” file.

  • Revised manuscript (marked-up copy): Include a marked-up copy of your manuscript file showing the changes you have made since the original submission. The best way to show these changes is the “Track Changes” option in Microsoft Word. Upload this as a "Revised Article with Changes Highlighted” file.

  • Revised manuscript (clean copy): Upload a clean copy of your revised manuscript that does not show your changes. Upload this as your “Manuscript” file.



  • Your manuscript will not be accepted after 3 rounds of revision.

  • If you take longer than 21 days to revise your manuscript and fail to provide any reason for doing so , we will return your manuscript.