Focus and Scope
TOHM emphasizes the broad panoply of non-Parkinsonian movement disorders, giving center stage to clinical observations and research in the area of hyperkinesia in contrast to other publications which focus primarily on disorders of hypokinesia (i.e., mainly Parkinson’s disease and other forms of parkinsonism). A special and additionally-unique focus of the journal is tremor research; tremor is the most common movement disorder, and no other publications make it a central focus of scholarly communication.
The journal is published online as a continuous volume and issue throughout the year. Articles are made available as soon as they are ready to ensure that there are no unnecessary delays in getting content publically available.
Special collections of articles are welcomed and will be published as part of the normal issue, but also within a separate collection page.
Open Access Policy
This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Authors maintain copyright, and all articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons (CC-BY) License. This license permits the user to copy, distribute, and transmit the work provided that the original authors and source are credited.
Archiving PolicyCLOCKSS, and LOCKSS archiving systems to create permanent archives for the purposes of preservation and restoration.
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Core journal statistics for the 2020 volume:
|...of which, Desk rejects5||9|
|Time from submission to publication8||82 days|
Due to the transfer of published back content from Tremor's previous publisher, this data is given with a small caveat of uncertainty.
1Number of new articles received by the journal
2Number of peer review invitation emails that were sent out
3Number of completed peer review reports received
4Total number of articles rejected (including desk rejects)
5Number of articles rejected prior to peer review
6Number of articles that received a 'Accept for publication' decision
7Number of acceptances, as a percentage, against the total number of final decisions
8'Mean' average from submission to publication for all publications in the volume
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