The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery

The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery

The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery (JFAS), published bimonthly, is the official peer-reviewed scientific journal of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. All ACFAS members receive a subscription to JFAS as a benefit of membership. ACFAS members have full access to an online version of JFAS with new issues posted on the date of publication, as well as archived issues from 1995 to the present.

Editor: Naohiro Shibuya, DPM, FACFAS 

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To view articles in JFASyou must log in as an ACFAS members on first. Non-members can browse the journal abstracts.

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Visit the JFAS Editorial Manager System to submit your manuscript and track its progress. Peer Reviewers can also access the system to manage manuscripts.

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Open Access Article Submission

JFAS offers authors two choices to publish their research – via open access or subscription. ACFAS also offers authors the option to submit articles to its open access-only journal, FASTRAC.

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About Peer Review

Peer review is the crucial process that we use at the The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery (JFAS) to make decisions as to which manuscripts should be accepted for publication, rejected from further consideration, or recommended for further revision and then reconsideration.

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Foot & Ankle Surgery: Techniques, Reports & Cases (FASTRAC)

Read the College’s exclusive open-access scientific journal to access the latest advances in cutting-edge surgical techniques for the correction of foot and ankle disorders.

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JFAS and FASTRAC Editorial Boards

JFAS Editorial Board

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