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Journal Information

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Editorial Focus:
Retinal Cases & Brief Reports publishes peer-review case reports and brief reports. Instructive, challenging cases take you from the initial case presentation and work up to the differential diagnosis and treatment, concluding with post-treatment follow up. Vividly illustrated, Retinal Cases & Brief Reports allows you to learn from acknowledged experts in the field.

Journal Distribution:
Total Access (Electronic + Print): 436
Print Circulation: 436

12 month average, June 2013

Website Usage:
Average Monthly Unique Visitors (US): 350
Average Monthly Visits (US): 400
Average Monthly Page Views (US): 900
eTOC Subscribers: 650

Frequency: Quarterly

Bonus Distribution: Contact Sales Specialist.

Publisher: Sarah Carrera

Editor-in-Chief: Alexander J. Brucker, MD

Requirement for Acceptance of Advertising:
Subject to approval by Editor. New copy must be received by the Publisher two weeks before closing date.

Vitreoretinal specialists, general ophthalmologists, residents, fellows and other physicians interested in treating vitreoretinal diseases.


Run of Journal Rates

Print + App Rates:
Page rates apply to inclusion in print and app issues.

Volume Full Page Color Full Page B/W (PI) 1/2 Page Color 1/2 Page B/W (PI)
1x $4,900 $2,315 $4,105 $1,520
3x $4,785 $2,200 $3,960 $1,375
6x $4,635 $2,050 $3,865 $1,280
12x $4,445 $1,860 $3,755 $1,170
24x $4,295 $1,710 $3,685 $1,100
36x $4,190 $1,605 $3,515 $930

Cover and Preferred Position Rates:
2nd Cover: 50% of earned B/W (PI) page rate
3rd Cover: 25% of earned B/W (PI) page rate
4th Cover: 35% of earned B/W (PI) page rate
TOC, Masthead or other preferred positions: 25% of earned B/W (PI) page rate

App Band Rate Prices:
Cover App Band: $4,900
TOC App Band: $3,900

App Digital Upgrades:
Video Embedding Fee: $250
HTML 5 Ad Page Quotes: Total page equivalency to be determined with preview. Contact your Sales Specialist.

a. 2-page: 2.5 times earned B/W (PI) page rate
b. 4-page: 4.5 times earned B/W (PI) page rate
c. 8-page: 8.5 times earned B/W (PI) page rate

Insert rates include the equivalent page value in App edition. See App specs.

Online Rates:

US Only Global
Website Banner Rates $75 $65

Banner rates are listed as NET. The minimum NET buy is $5,000.

Exclusive Most Popular Sponsorship Text Link Rates: $750

Electronic Table of Contents (eTOC) Banner Rates: $750

eNewsletter Banner Rates: Contact your Sales Specialist for custom eNewsletter opportunities.

Incentive Programs:
For incremental incentives and special promotional offers, please contact your Sales Specialist.

Closing Dates

Issue All Space Reservations Due eTOC Banner Materials Due Run of Journal Multi-Media App Materials Due Run of Journal Print and Standard App Materials Due
Winter 12/09/2013 12/10/2013 12/12/2013 12/19/2013
Spring 03/12/2014 03/13/2014 03/17/2014 03/24/2014
Summer 05/12/2014 05/13/2014 05/15/2014 05/22/2014
Fall 09/10/2014 09/11/2014 09/15/2014 09/22/2014

Advertising Specs

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Type of Binding:


Journal Trim Size:

8 1/8" X 11"

Paper Stock:

Inside pages: 50 lb. gloss
Covers: 9 point coated

Run of Journal Page Sizes:

Non-Bleed Size Bleed Size
Width Height Width Height
Full page spread: 15" x 10" 16-3/4" x 11-3/8"
Full page: 7" x 10" 8-3/8" x 11-3/8"
1/2 page H spread: 15" x 4-7/8" 16-3/4" x 5-3/4"
1/2 page horizontal: 7" x 4-7/8" 8-3/8" x 5-3/4"
1/2 page vertical: 3-3/8" x 10" 4-1/4" x 11-3/8"
1/4 page: 3-3/8" x 4-7/8"

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Insert Requirements:

a. Insert supplied size: 8 3/8" x 11 5/16", includes 1/8" trim from outside, bottom and gutter edges, 3/16" from top; live matter to be 1/2" from trim. Jogs to top. Supply multiple leaf inserts folded; if back-up required, supply flat. 100 lb. textweight maximum for single leaf; 80 lb. textweight maximum for multiple leaf. Multiple leaf inserts over 4 pages must be delivered to the printer folded and sealed at the head (unless spot glued) for proper binding.
b. BRMs: 41/4" x 6" minimum; allow 3/16" head and 1/8" gutter trim and 3/8" from perforation to binding edge. Jogs to top. Reply part must meet USPS regulations. Minimum card stock .007.
c. Submit a sample of proposed insert to the Sales Specialist for approval.
d. Quantity: Contact your Sales Specialist.
e. Carton packing preferred-quantity, publication and issue must be marked on outside of carton.
f. A service charge will be rendered for special printer services or unusual inserts which cause bindery slow-downs or incur additional printer charges. All such requests must be submitted prior to printing for approval. Consult your Sales Specialist for rates and more information.

Disposition of Reproduction Materials:

Material will be held one year from date of last insertion and then destroyed unless specifically instructed otherwise. Excess inserts will not be held after binding unless requested in writing.


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