Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, The Bone & Joint Journal, The Journal of Orthopaedic Research, and The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery will not accept clinical research manuscripts previously posted to preprint servers

  title={Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, The Bone \& Joint Journal, The Journal of Orthopaedic Research, and The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery will not accept clinical research manuscripts previously posted to preprint servers},
  author={Seth S Leopold and Fares Sami Haddad and Linda J. Sandell and Marc F Swiontkowski},
  journal={Journal of Orthopaedic Research{\textregistered}},
Fifty years ago, The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) clarified a policy about what we now would call redundant or duplicate publication. The Editor-inChief of NEJM at the time, Franz J. Ingelfinger, made it clear that (apart from a few exceptions) his journal would not publish research that had been submitted to any other journal or published in the media. What has since come to be known at NEJM and elsewhere as the “Ingelfinger rule” has endured, largely unchanged, to this day. It also… Expand

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