The Spine Journal
A Multidisciplinary Journal of Spinal Disorders
The Spine Journal, the official journal of the North American Spine Society, is an international and multidisciplinary journal that publishes original, peer-reviewed articles on research and treatment related to the spine and spine care, including basic science and clinical investigations. It is a condition of publication that manuscripts submitted to The Spine Journal have not been published, and will not be simultaneously submitted or published elsewhere. The Spine Journal also publishes major reviews of specific topics by acknowledged authorities, technical notes, teaching editorials, and other special features, Letters to the Editor-in-Chief are encouraged.
The Spine Journal is ranked 3rd of 63 journals in Orthopaedics category on the 2011 Journal Citation Reports®, published by Thomson Reuters, and has an Impact Factor of 3.29.
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