IP International Journal of Orthopaedic Rheumatology (IJOR) is the official journal of the Indian Orthopaedic Rheumatology Association. IJOR is a peer reviewed journal committed to the rheumatological disorders including diagnosis, treatment, surgical techniques, continuing medical education and emerging research in the field of Orthopaedic Rheumatology. IJOR is an Open Access journal published two times a year. The journal is essential reading for all researchers and clinicians specializing in joint pathologies and rheumatological disorders.
With a multi-disciplinary scope, IJOR features articles under original research, reviews, case reports, letter to the editor, editorials, and the OR forum category. Articles are accepted for the exclusive publication in IJOR. Studies must be carried out in accordance with the World Medical Association Declaration of Helsinki. The journal aims to promote the cross-disciplinary diffusion of knowledge and improve the clinical practise and patient care provided by Orthopaedicians and Rheumatologists.
Scope of the Journal:
Manuscripts must be prepared in accordance with “Uniform requirements for Manuscripts submitted to Biomedical Journals” as per guidelines by the International Committee of Medical Journals Editors (Updated December 2019). The uniform requirements and specific requirement of IJOR is mentioned as below, before sending a manuscript contributors are requested to check for the author guidelines are available on journal website: https://www.ijor.org/ or directly from Innovative Pre-Publication manuscript submission portal visit https://innovpub.org/journal/IJOR
Indexing and abstracting information
The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
Index Copernicus, PKP Index
The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Google Scholar, Indian Science Abstracts, Academia.edu, National Science Library, J- gate, ROAD, CrossRef, Microsoft Academic.
Innovative Publication and IJOR are committed to upholding the highest standards of ethical behaviour at all stages of publication. We strictly adhere to the industry associations such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements.
Innovative Publication has a primary partnership with CLOCKSS Archive to provide long-term digital preservation.
CLOCKSS is a collaborative project between 14 leading publishers and 34 institutional libraries to provide a ‘dark archive’ which guarantees long -term preservation and access. It uses the LOCKS technology to archive all material from participating publishers.
Ahead of Print policy
Articles published online under the “Ahead of Print” model are considered published and can be cited and quoted using DOI as the reference source. Innovative Publication has a policy that changes WILL NOT be made after the publication of an article, unless accepted procedure for making corrections to the scientific record are followed.
Open Access (OA) Publication and Creative Commons Licensing
IJOR is an Open Access (OA) journal which uses the Gold Open Access model. Publication is funded by a fee paid at the time of acceptance, usually by an author’s institution or funder. Author(s) retain copyright of their work, with articles licensed to Innovative Publication. The vast majority of Innovative articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) which allows others to reuse, copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, and to alter or transform it, even commercially, as long as the author and original source are properly cited. More info.
Open Access (OA) provides a sustainable funding model for scientific communications while ensuring the widest possible access to research. Wider audiences and new readers can now freely access research articles without the hassle of payment or institutional support, that may be required to cover the expensive subscription. Open Access allows readers to use articles and data in new ways, including practices like meta-analysis and text mining, which reveal trends in science that would not be obvious at the level of individual articles.
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Innovative Publication is a part of IP Innovative Publication Private Limited, which is one of the reputed publishers in India, with more than 125 books and 49 journals in medical, dental, nursing and pharmacy subjects in its portfolio. Our customers include professionals, institutions and students of medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy. Researchers, students, scholars, clinicians and other healthcare professionals access Innovative journals from around the globe to educate themselves about new and innovative discoveries and to improve patient care.
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