Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- If this paper has either a minor or significant amount of overlap/redundancy, these redundancies must be spelled out in the document. Overlap/redundancy must be documented and cited in the paper so that the unique scientific contributions of this paper can be identified. When in doubt, consult with one of the editors before submission.
- Where available, URLs for unpublished references have been provided.
- All references to the authors have been removed from the manuscript. Carefully make sure that any acknowledgements or other parts of the paper do not jeopardize the blind review process.
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