Author Instructions

Before submitting your paper or abstract for review, download our Author Instructions Zip file, which contains a Microsoft® Word® template for preparing your manuscript, and detailed instructions for preparing your figure files. You must follow these instructions precisely and use our template for your manuscript, or your paper may be returned to you by our editors.

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