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Continuous publication is defined as the publication of manuscripts in a scientific journal without periodicity and continuously, in order to accelerate the publication of results from author’s research. In this edition model, the manuscript is published immediately its acceptance and after being evaluated by peer reviewers.

This way of edition has been used since 2013 by several scientific journals world wide, and have been accepted by editors with high satisfaction in terms of improved production workflow, decreased dependence on production deadlines and increased speed of research dissemination. 

Cruz Olivo, E. A. (2021). Continuous Publication. Revista Estomatología, 29(1). (Original work published February 12, 2021)

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Ahmad S. Continuous publication and beyond. J Cell Sci. 2018 Jan 8;131(1):jcs214841. Doi: 10.1242/jcs.214841.

Hayman R. Editors view the continuous publication model as a satisfactory alternative for open access LIS journals. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice. 2014 Sep 9;9(3):83-85.

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