Contact Person

Dr. Elinor Switzer

Managing Editor

Phone: + 49 (0) 711 8931-230
Fax: + 49 (0) 711 8931-323
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Manuscript submission

Submit your paper to VCOT, Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology! Original Articles, Review Articles, Clinical Communications, Brief Communications, Case Reports, Letters to the Editor, and What is your Diagnosis are all welcome.

All manuscripts must be submitted for peer-review online at Opens external link in new windowScholarOne Manuscripts. If you would like to know more about the peer-review process at VCOT, please see the following Editorial: Opens external link in new window

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Please read the author instructions carefully before submission, and do not hesitate to contact the Editorial Office if you have any questions. The current Author Instructions can be found below as well as directly on the submissions website. Papers that are not formatted correctly will be returned with a request for needed changes.

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If you would like to publish your paper as Open Access, please see below:

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