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Author Article Processing Charge

Article processing charges: JAAOS Global Research & Reviews is an open access, peer-reviewed journal. To provide open access, the journal charges publication fees for each article published. These fees cover the expenses incurred by publication, including the peer-review process, journal production and publication, and hosting and archiving fees. Fees vary by article type. The APCs for JAAOS Global Research & Reviews as shown below. AAOS members pay a substantially discounted rate. Find out the benefits of AAOS membership. Membership will be verified at acceptance.

Full-length original articles, reviews, and policy statements

AAOS Members: $1,320 USD
Nonmembers: $1,650 USD

Case reports, commentaries, letters, and meeting proceedings

AAOS Members: $576 USD
Nonmembers: $720 USD

JAAOS Global Research & Reviews offers full or partial equitable waivers for accepted articles from low-income and middle-income economies. Eligibility is based on the Research4Life​ eligibility criteria. Countries listed in Group A are eligible for the full waiver and countries listed in Group B are eligible for the partial (50%) waiver. The waiver is automatically applied based on the Corresponding Author's country information provided during submission.

Article types: The journal will only consider publication of work that includes information that is sufficient to permit replication by other laboratories. Manuscripts reporting data from novel chemical probes will not be considered unless the structure and pharmacological characterization, including selectivity and relevant formulation, are reported or directly described in a prior peer-reviewed publication.

The following article types are considered for publication in JAAOS Global Research & Reviews.

  • Clinical/Basic science research articles (maximum of 4,000 words)
  • Case Reports/studies (maximum of 1,500 words)
  • Standard review articles (maximum of 4,000 words)
  • Letters (maximum of 1,000 words)
The journal does not charge for submission of an article.​