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The Spine Journal

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The Spine Journal, the official journal of the North American Spine Society, is an international and multidisciplinary journal that publishes original, peer-reviewed articles on research and treatment related to the spine and spine care, including basic science and clinical investigations. 

The Spine Journal is the #1 ranked spine journal in the Orthopaedics category and the Clinical Neurology category in the most recent Journal Citation Reports, published by Clarivate. The journal has an Impact Factor of 4.297 and a Citescore of 7.5. To learn more, please visit the Journal Metrics page.



Companion Journal

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As the open access publication of the North American Spine Society, NASSJ is a multidisciplinary, indexed, international journal welcoming peer-reviewed research, systematic and narrative reviews, case reports and commentaries related to spine surgery and spine care.



North American Spine Society

The North American Spine Society (NASS) is a multidisciplinary organization dedicated to advancing quality spine care through education, research and advocacy. 

Join the society and network at the annual conference. Learn more at



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Present Your Research at the 2023 NASS Conference

Submit your abstracts and proposals for the NASS 38th Annual Meeting, held October 18-21, 2023 in Los Angeles, CA. The meeting will feature podium presentations, symposia and electronic posters addressing research, issues and trends in spine.

Submission deadline: Friday, February 3, 2023 (11:59 PM CDT)

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