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Submitting to the Journal

HSS Journal is now inviting papers that are timely and relevant to the field of musculoskeletal medicine.

Detailed instructions for submitting articles that offer contributions to the advancement of the knowledge of musculoskeletal medicine can be found by visiting HSS Journal on Springer. Submissions must be sent in via the HSS Journal online submission system. In addition to accepting manuscripts from all musculoskeletal disciplines, HSS Journal is currently holding calls for manuscripts for upcoming special issues.

Current Calls for Manuscripts

The Opioid Crisis and Safe Pain Management in Musculoskeletal Health: A Special Issue of HSS Journal

Guest Editor: Seth Waldman, MD, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Management, Hospital for Special Surgery

In October 2017 the opioid crisis was deemed a national public health emergency. HSS Journal is devoting an upcoming issue to articles representing multidisciplinary, interprofessional perspectives on opioid use and misuse, safe prescribing, and pain management.

The journal invites you to submit original research and review articles in the following areas:

  • Innovative management of chronic and postsurgical pain
  • Best practices for working with opioid tolerant, dependent, or addicted patients
  • Use of prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs)
  • Education of prescribers and patients on safe opioid use
  • Legal, regulatory, and policy perspectives on addressing the opioid crisis

Submit online or contact Joy Jacobson, MFA, Managing Editor, at jacobson@hss.edu or 646.797.8509. The extended deadline for submissions is August 1, 2018.

Rehabilitation: An Essential Component of Care in Musculoskeletal Health: A Special Issue of HSS Journal

Guest Editors: Sherry Backus, DPT, MA, PT, Clinical Supervisor, The Leon Root, MD, Motion Analysis Laboratory; Gwen Weinstock-Zlotnick, PhD, OTR/L, CHT, Clinical Specialist, Hand and Upper Extremity Therapy Center; Aviva Wolff, EdD, OT, CHT, Clinical Investigator, The Leon Root, MD, Motion Analysis Laboratory

HSS Journal is devoting an upcoming issue to articles highlighting rehabilitative methods for investigating the origin, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of conditions in orthopaedics, rheumatology, and sports medicine.

The journal invites you to submit applied or translational research, review articles, or case studies in the following areas:

  • Rehabilitation interventions or protocols involving the upper or lower extremities
  • Assessment of neuromuscular and musculoskeletal diagnoses
  • Motion analysis of upper or lower extremities
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration with other services to optimize patient care
  • Case studies presenting either an unusual diagnosis or an exceptional treatment

Submit online or contact Joy Jacobson, MFA, Managing Editor, at jacobson@hss.edu or 646.797.8509. The deadline for submissions is January 15, 2019.

 

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