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Welcome to the 'latest news' page from the European Journal of Orthodontics, keeping you up-to-date with the latest news from the journal.

EJO News January 2014


References and reference list

The EJO has now changed to using the Vancouver style (i.e. author-number system) referencing system. Further information can be found in the instructions to authors.

Current manuscript handling and reviewing times:
• Average time from submission to first decision is 13.4 days
• Average reviewer turnaround time is 12.7 days
• Acceptance rate (original article, randomised controlled trial, systematic reviews) 16%

EJO News August 2013


Condolences following the passing away of Dr Vincent Kokich

European Journal of Orthodontics was saddened and shocked at the news that of Dr Vincent Kokich has passed away. The European Journal of Orthodontics wishes to offer heartfelt condolences to the friends, the colleagues and most importantly the family of Vincent Kokich. Our thoughts and prayers go to you all.

European Journal of Orthodontics enjoyed an excellent, amiable and professional relationship with Dr Kokich as Editor in Chief of the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. He will be missed sorely.

David Rice
Editor,
European Journal of Orthodontics

EJO News July 2013


In the 2012 Journal Citation Report, the European Journal of Orthodontics’ Impact Factor increased 20% from 0.893 to 1.078, placing it 50 out of 82 journals in the Oral, Surgery & Medicine Category.

There has never been a better time to submit your next paper to the journal!

EJO News May 2013


EJO Open Session 2013 at the EOS Annual Congress
A debate
Randomized controlled trial (RCT): the gold standard or an unobtainable fallacy?

For RCTs: Prof Lars Bondemark, University of Malmö, Sweden
Against RCTs: Prof Sabine Ruf, University of Giessen, Germany
Moderator: Prof David Rice, Editor, European Journal of Orthodontics

Aim: to have a discussion about what makes high quality clinical research, to give practical help for those undertaking clinical research.

Join us for a lively and practical discussion on what makes high quality clinical research
Session is open to all congress delegates
Time: Friday 28.6.2013 12.30 – 13.20
Venue: Eldborg, main auditorium, HARPA Conference Centre Reykjavík

Current manuscript handling and reviewing times:

  • Average time from submission to first decision is 14.1 days
  • Average reviewer turnaround time is 12.6 days
  • Acceptance rate (original article, randomised controlled trial, systematic reviews) 16.17%


EJO News February 2013


Structured Summaries
The EJO has now changed to using structured summaries. Further information can be found in the instructions to authors. Specific regulations apply to randomized controlled trails and systematic reviews.


EJO News September 2012

Current manuscript handling and reviewing times:

  • Average time from submission to first decision is 14.0 days
  • Average reviewer turnaround time is 12.0 days
  • Acceptance rate (original article) 17%