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Currently, the Journal of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors (JBST) is accepting submissions only by its article submission System “Scripture”

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Registration and login to SCRIPTURE is required to submit articles to the Journal of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors and to check the status of current submissions.

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Format all articles according to Journal Guidelines: Click here for Journal Guidelines

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Patient Consent Form: Download Here

Conflict of Interest forms: Download Here  

Copyright Policy: The entire contents of the Journal of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors are protected under India and international copyrights. However, the Journal grants to all users a free, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual right of access to, and a license to copy, use, distribute, perform and display the work publicly and to make and distribute derivative works in any digital medium for any reasonable non-commercial purpose, subject to proper attribution of authorship and ownership of the rights. The journal also grants the right to make small numbers of printed copies for their personal non-commercial use under Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 4.0 International Public License. 


Conflict of Interest forms are according to Guidelines by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and Each Authors details have to be filled separately and submitted with the manuscript. Plagiarism is not permitted and Journal will check every article for plagiarism using ‘iThenticate’ and google search.

Article submission Charges: None

Article Publishing charges: 3500 INR or 150 $ (for international articles). The publishing charges have to be paid only on acceptance of the article]

Acceptance or Rejection

Manuscripts are judged on the interest and importance of the topic, intellectual and scientific strength, clarity of presentation, and relevance to Journal of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors (JBST) readers.

Journal of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors (JBST) will maintain the open access policy and will continue to run with contributions from authors and donations from the Indian Orthopaedic Research Group (IORG).

Complaints and Appeals

This procedure applies to complaints about the publishing policies, procedures and/or actions of the Journal of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors’ Editorial staff. This complaint must relate to content or a procedure that was the responsibility of the JBST or its Editor.

If the authors strongly believe that their manuscript was wrongly rejected, they can register an appeal with the Journal by emailing a detailed explanation to The appeals will be acknowledged by the Editorial Office and will be investigated in an unbiased manner. While under appeal, the said manuscript should not be submitted to other journals. The final decision rests with the Editor-in-Chief, and second appeals are not considered.

The Journal only accepts complaints through the above-mentioned e-mail, as this provides a reliable trail. All complaints are acknowledged at the earliest. The complaint would be followed up in an unbiased manner and be handled by the person to whom they are made, if possible. The Journal aims to resolve any complaint raised within 2–4 weeks; however, if that is not possible, an interim response would be provided until the complaint is resolved.