Enter your Email address:
Wolters Kluwer Health may email you for journal alerts and information, but is committed
to maintaining your privacy and will not share your personal information without
You currently have no recent searches
McCall, W. Vaughn MD, MS
From the Wake Forest University School of Medicine.
Received for publication December 15, 2010; accepted December 15, 2010.
The Journal of ECT is pleased to introduce the new publication format that we call Brief Clinical Report Letters. This format was introduced after careful discussion with our Editorial Board, and it is intended to allow us to accept the many interesting case reports that often exceed the resources for being published in full in the print version of J ECT. This new format will be a mix of both print and web-exclusive publishing and should allow us to publish the web-exclusive portion of many cases within 2 months of acceptance. The publication of a Brief Clinical Report Letter will have 2 pieces: (1) the entire case will be published online, in full, as a letter-usually within 2 months after acceptance; (2) the authors' names, the title of the paper, and a 100-word abstract will be published in the print version of J ECT after the web-exclusive publishing. Citation of the authors' work will follow the usual format and will include issue numbers and page numbers of J ECT.
Innovative and thought-provoking cases may still be accepted as regular papers to be published in full in print issues of the Journal, and the Journal continues to encourage submission of cases. Submitted cases, which are less innovative or less thought-provoking, may be returned to the authors with a request that the paper be reformatted to fit our Brief Clinical Report Letters.
The Journal of ECT hopes that this new offering will encourage the submission of many good cases while still allowing us to be timely in publishing the papers that we receive.
© 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.
Colleague's E-mail is Invalid
Your Name: (optional)
Separate multiple e-mails with a (;).
Thought you might appreciate this item(s) I saw at The Journal of ECT.
Send a copy to your email
Your message has been successfully sent to your colleague.
Some error has occurred while processing your request. Please try after some time.
An Existing Folder
A New Folder
The item(s) has been successfully added to "".
Login with your LWW Journals username and password.
Username or Email:
Enter and submit the email address you registered with. An email with instructions to reset your password will be sent to that address.
Link to reset your password has been sent to specified email address.
What does "Remember me" mean?
By checking this box, you'll stay logged in for
days or until you logout. You'll get easier access to your articles, collections,
media, and all your other content, even if you close your browser or shut down your
To protect your most sensitive data and activities (like changing your password),
we'll ask you to re-enter your password when you access these services.
What if I'm on a computer that I share with others?
If you're using a public computer or you share this computer with others, we recommend
that you uncheck the "Remember me" box.
Save my selection