Global Spine Journal
GSJ impact factor 2020 goes up to 2.915!
Global Spine Journal has received its impact factor for 2020, a 2.915, which is an increase from the 2019 impact factor of a 2.683.
The Global Spine Journal is the first only truly fully Open Access journal in the field of spine surgery with an Impact Factor. It is the second highest ranked spine journal.
Special Focus Issues
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Articles by topic / Special Collections
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Global Spine Journal—open access and peer-reviewed
Global Spine Journal (GSJ) focuses on the study and treatment of spinal disorders, including diagnosis, operative and non-operative treatment options, surgical techniques, and emerging research and clinical developments.
GSJ is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and indexed in PubMed Central, Scopus, and Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).
Publish with Global Spine Journal (GSJ)
GSJ targets an international audience and has authors, reviewers, and deputy editors from different countries all around the world.
AO Spine Members
GSJ waives the Article Processing Fee (APC) for all manuscripts where at least one author is an AO Spine member.
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Podcasts and most read articles
Most read articles
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Most cited articles
Most cited articles published in the last 3 years. These statistics are updated weekly using data sourced exclusively from CrossRef.
Global Spine Journal Podcasts
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