• You will receive a link to your paper in the online correction tool (OCT). To access the OCT you will need to use one of the following browsers: for Windows, Chrome (latest version) or Firefox (below 64); for Mac, Safari (latest version) or Chrome (latest version).
  • Please check amendments made during the editing and proof typesetting process have not rendered the material inaccurate
  • Check and respond to all author queries
  • Keep corrections and amendments minimal, and only to correct errors
  • Make corrections directly in the OCT in a similar way to a Word document
  • Submit your corrections within 72 hours to ensure speedy publication of your paper
  • You can create the PDF that will show editorial changes tracked
  • You will receive an email confirmation that your corrections have been received if you request a new proof

For more detailed instructions on using the online correction tool view the Video user manual for authors

Updated 30 December 2019