Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria, University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital Chapter, and Nigerian Medical Association Borno State Branch.

Peer Review

All articles selected for publication except for the items such as viewpoints are sent to two or more consultant physicians and scientists who are experts in the fields of medicine under focus. The model of peer review use is the Double-blind model (Available at: ( Manuscripts are also subject to editorial revision by BOMJ and the final decision rests with the Editor-in-Chief. Those considered worthy of publication but requiring changes or condensation will be returned to the corresponding author. The interval between submission of a well-written original manuscript and the final decision is about 2-3 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.

Borno Medical Journal is an Open Access journal, licensed under a creative commons Attribution 4.0 international license.

Publication Scheduling

This journal is published biannually.


On acceptance, the copyright of the paper will be vested in the journal and publisher. BOMJ subscribes to the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license to the work we publish to make articles legally available for reuse, without permission or fees. Therefore, articles published in BOMJ can be copied, distributed, or reused as long as the author and original source are properly cited.

Journal Identifiers

eISSN: 2437-1734
print ISSN: 0189-9422