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Preparing Manuscripts for Online Submission*: Basic Information and Avoidance of Common Pitfalls

Stephen J. Welch
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*From the American College of Chest Physicians, Northbrook IL.

Correspondence to: Stephen J. Welch, Executive Editor, CHEST, American College of Chest Physicians, 3300 Dundee Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062; e-mail: swelch@chestnet.org



Chest. 2006;129(3):822-825. doi:10.1378/chest.129.3.822
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Objectives: After reading this article, users will be able to do the following:

  • • Understand the requirements of online submission of manuscripts;

  • • Prepare manuscript, figure, and table files to optimize digital formats;

  • • Avoid common pitfalls encountered in online submission processes; and

  • • Speed the processing and review time.


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