Kerala Medical Journal is the academic journal published by Indian Medical Association – Kerala State Branch. The journal is published online and in print form and has 4 issues per year. Articles are selected in original research in clinical medicine, public health and clinical epidemiology and undergo a strict process of peer review before confirmation. Authors are to pay publishing charges on acceptance. The journal access is fully open online.
The following are the guiding principles of KMJ
- To promote and publish original research in all areas of modern medicine
- To create active discussions and initiate debates on topics of importance in health policy and health decision making
- To propagate safe, evidence based and ethical practice of modern medicine popularising guidelines for management.