Focus and Scope

Ramathibodi Medical Journal (RMJ) is sponsored by Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University. We welcome submissions from authors worldwide, publishing articles that focus on clinical medicine and related topics such as medical education and healthcare quality improvement. RMJ welcomes manuscripts that intend to communicate and educate to our readers which are composed of healthcare professionals, health science students, and healthcare support staffs. RMJ is available online as open access and in printed format which are distributed to hospital all-over Thailand.

Peer Review Policy

All new submissions are screened for completeness and adherence to the Guide for Authors. Those that pass are then assigned to Medical Editor for consideration for sending for peer review. Result of manuscripts initial evaluation stage will be informed as soon as possible.

Manuscripts rejected at this stage are insufficiently original, be plagiarized, have serious conceptual and/or methodological flaws, have poor grammar or English language, or are outside the aims and scope of the journal.

Reviewers are matched to the paper according to their expertise. This journal uses double-blind peer review process.

Please note that as part of the submission process you may be asked to provide the names of a number of peers who could be called upon to review your manuscript. Recommended reviewers should be experts in their fields and should be able to provide an objective assessment of the manuscript. Please be aware of any conflicts of interest when recommending reviewers. Examples of conflicts of interest include (but are not limited to) the below:

           •    The reviewer should have no prior knowledge of your submission.
               The reviewer should not have recently collaborated with any of the authors.
               Reviewer nominees from the same institution as any of the authors are not permitted.

Please note that the journal’s editors are not obliged to invite any recommended/opposed reviewers to assess your manuscript.

Publication Frequency

Ramathibodi Medical Journal is scheduled to be publish every 3 months.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University

Sources of Support

Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University

Journal History

Ramathibodi Medical Journal is an official Medical Journal of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University. The journal has been founded since 1978.