Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation (GOS) is an online, open access, peer-reviewed journal that provides clinical information concerning musculoskeletal conditions affecting the aging population. GOS focuses on care of geriatric orthopaedic patients and their subsequent rehabilitation. Primary readership includes orthopaedic surgeons and anesthesiologists, geriatricians, and other physicians.
The current Article Processing Charge (APC) is $1,200 USD. Authors paying the APC will enjoy the benefits of immediate, full open access publishing and will utilize one of the Creative Commons licenses which enable them to retain copyright. The APC is payable on acceptance after peer review.
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This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation (GOS) is an online resource providing open access, peer-reviewed clinical information for orthopaedic surgeons and anesthesiologists, geriatricians, and other physicians, publishing the broad range of musculoskeletal disorders in the aging patient through research reports and reviews, technical perspectives, case studies, and other evidence-based articles.
|Stephen L. Kates, MD||Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA|
|Simon Mears, MD, PhD||University of Arkansas, USA|
|Caleb Behrend, MD||Rothman Institute Orthopaedics, Philadelphia, PA, USA|
|Emily Carmody, MD||University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA|
|Peter A. Cole, MD||University of Minnesota; Health Partners/ Regions Hospital, St. Paul, MN, USA|
|Peter Cram, MD, MBA||University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada|
|Brett Crist, MD, FACS||University of Missouri, Columbia, USA|
|Gregory J. Della Rocca, MD, PhD, FACS||Duke University, USA|
|Kenneth Egol, MD||NYU Lagone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA|
|John Elfar, MD||University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA|
|Susan M. Friedman, MD||University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA|
|J.H Han Hegeman, MD, PhD||Trauma Surgeon, Ziekenhuisgroep Twente Almelo, Netherlands|
|Michael Huo, MD||The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA|
|Christian Kammerlander, MD, PD||Munich Technical University, Munich, Germany|
|Tak-Wing Lau, MBBS, FRCS, FHKCOS, FHKAM||Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China|
|Frankie Leung, MD||Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong|
|Samir Mehta, MD||University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA|
|Daniel A. Mendelson, MS, MD||University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA|
|Joseph Nicholas, MD||University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA|
|Michael Raschke, MD||Universitätsklinikum Münster, Münster, Germany|
|Daniel L. Riddle, P.T., Ph.D., FAPTA||Virginia Commonwealth University, USA|
|Lisa K. Schroder, BSME, MBA||University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital, Minneapolis, MN, USA|
|Thawee Songpatanasilp, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D||Pramongkutklao College of Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand|
|James P. Stannard, MD||University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA|
|Norbert Suhm, MD, PhD||University Hospital Basel; ENDONET AG Basel, Switzerland|
|Julie Switzer, MD||University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA|
|Lisa Taitsman, MD||University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA|
|Ron Wood, PT, DPT, OCS, GCS||Nazareth College, Rochester, NY, USA|
|Mark Ziadeh, MD||University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI, USA|
Please review the full Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation (GOS) author guidelines before submitting a manuscript to the journal.
Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation (GOS) is an online, open access, peer-reviewed journal that provides clinical information concerning musculoskeletal conditions affecting the aging population. An APC of $1,200 USD is due upon acceptance after peer review. Authors paying the APC will enjoy the benefits of immediate, full open access publishing and will utilize one of the Creative Commons licenses which enable them to retain copyright.
GOS accepts welcomes reviews, research articles, case reports, Technical Perspectives and any other evidence-based articles. Please review the author guidelines for more information on each paper type.
This Journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics.
Please read the guidelines below then visit the Journal’s submission site https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/gos to upload your manuscript. Please note that manuscripts not conforming to these guidelines may be returned.
There is no charge for submitting a paper to GOS. For each accepted manuscript, you will be charged a one-time Article Processing Charge (APC) of $1,200 USD. This fee covers the cost of publication and ensures that your article will be freely open to all worldwide. Members of AOTrauma and International Geriatric Fracture Society are eligible for a discount on the APC.
Only manuscripts of sufficient quality that meet the aims and scope of GOS will be reviewed.
As part of the submission process you will be required to warrant that you are submitting your original work, that you have the rights in the work, that you are submitting the work for first publication in the Journal and that it is not being considered for publication elsewhere and has not already been published elsewhere, and that you have obtained and can supply all necessary permissions for the reproduction of any copyright works not owned by you.
Before publication SAGE requires the author as the rights holder to sign a Journal Contributor’s Publishing Agreement. GOS publishes manuscripts under Creative Commons licenses. The standard Integrative Cancer Therapies license is Creative Commons by Attribution Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC), which allows others to re-use the work without permission as long as the work is properly referenced and the use is non-commercial. For more information, you are advised to visit SAGE's OA licenses page.
Any correspondence, queries or additional requests for information on the Manuscript Submission process should be sent to the Editorial Office as follows:
Stephen L. Kates, MD
Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Virginia Commonwealth University