April 2023 : Vol. 7, Issue 1
Pandemic End in Sight, We Surge Forward
Cover page credits:
“Hope in a Sunset—- a pandemic aftermath”
Sunset on the roadside, San Carlos, Anilao, Iloilo. Taken 6:07 pm April 10, 2023.
Photograph by: Minda Marie de la Serna Cabrera, MD
“Sunrise, dawn of a new beginning”
Personal painting by Dr Jose Leonardo V. Mejino, Jr., UST Medicine Batch 1981
December 2022 : Vol. 6, Issue S1
Internal Medicine at 95: An Illustrious Past, A Dynamic and Vibrant Present and A Revolutionary Future
Department Of Medicine 95th Anniversary Special Issue (View full issue)
This issue contains a total of seventeen original articles which include five clinical research articles, six medical education research articles, three perspective articles and two reviews. We are deeply thankful to the editorial team and the members of our peer review committee, and to all authors who contributed to this issue. This is our tribute to you and to all the luminaries and leaders who followed you and led us to where we are today and who will lead us into the next ninety-five years.
October 2022 : Vol. 6, Issue 2
For our JMUST October 2022 issue, we have 14 articles, which are as follows: four articles on clinical research, four articles on case reports, two viewpoint articles, and one article each on meta-analysis, telemedicine research, medical education, and clinical trial application.
Cover page Credits: Personal painting by Dr Jose Leonardo V. Mejino, Jr., UST Medicine Batch 1981
Main Building, University of Santo Tomas, 2022 (Manila, Philippines)
April 2022 : Vol. 6, Issue 1
We have 13 articles for this current issue, which are as follows: (1) For Clinical Research: two clinical articles, a case report, a meta-analysis, a systematic review and review article; (2) For Clinical Practice: a KAP survey; (3) For Public Health Policy: three action researches; (4) For Educational Management: An interpretive phenomenology and a quantitative research; and (5) Medical Education: An insight article.
December 2021 : Vol. 5, Issue 2
In this 2021 December issue, we have a total of 15 articles, constituting five clinical studies, two each for Public Health Action Research and Medical Education, and one each for Qualitative Research, Q Methodology Research, Meta-analysis, Case Report, Viewpoint, and Oration. Our cover page depicts the Philippine national hero, Jose P. Rizal, a physician educated at the University of Santo Tomas, a writer, and who on the fateful day of December 30th was executed because of activism. Fast forward, we consider him an inspiration, as we transcend our local boundaries as physician researchers to the global arena.
July 2021 : Vol. 5, Issue 1
Going on its fifth year of electronic publishing, JMUST has received hundreds of article submissions. Although foreseen, it is unprecedented in the history of USTFMS and UST-Hospital research publications.
For our fifth volume, we have five clinical studies, two case studies, one qualitative research, one action research, one on education and one invited speech, for a total of 11 JMUST articles.
May 2020 : Vol. 4, Issue 2
For this 2020 May issue, I am most grateful to the editorial team who truly overextended themselves to get this issue out on time considering the difficult demands of their medical work during this pandemic and the necessity of protecting their families during the lockdown. To the authors, thank you for your unwavering energy to respond to our questions and accordingly revisit your articles.
This present JMUST issue included seven original/research articles, a systematic review and a case report. Expanding the journal reach and attuned to current times, we have incorporated tandem special article types.
January 2020 : Vol. 4, Issue 1
Coronavirus at Manila’s doorstep notwithstanding, JMUST releases our latest issue. We have six research articles, one protocol for systematic review and one news article in this issue of JMUST.
October 2019 : Vol. 3, Issue 2
For JMUST’s fourth issue, we take a short step laterally and focus on research collaboration for publication. What mileage or benefits are gained from working on research together? This question is answered by an article in this issue: Challenges in Implementing Research.
We invite our readers to JMUST’s six main articles, two case reports, four qualitative studies; one invited review on university research initiative and challenges and three news briefs.
April 2019 : Vol. 3, Issue 1
In this third issue of JMUST, we have fully implemented our digital authoring platform and by using a dedicated electronic, publicly-accessible platform, we have joined the ranks of many established international scientific and medical journals.
We welcome all our readers to JMUST’s 10 articles: 5 of them are clinical or observational studies, 2 are case reports, 1 meta-analysis, 1 qualitative research on medical students, 1 on medical education, and this editorial.