International Journal of Orthopaedics

International Journal of Orthopaedics (print ISSN 2311-5106, online ISSN 2313-1462) is a bimonthly, open accessed, peer reviewed journal. The journal seeks to publish original clinical practice and research in the extensive field of orthopaedics, traumatology and arthroscopy.

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Scope of the journal covers: The journal publishes research papers in areas of research include, but are not limited to, the following: arthroscopy, evidence-based medicine, epidemiology, nursing, sports medicine, therapy of bone and spinal diseases, bone trauma, osteoarthropathy, bone tumors and osteoporosis, minimally invasive therapy, diagnostic imaging. Clinical diagnosis, laboratory diagnosis, differential diagnosis, imaging tests, pathological diagnosis, molecular biological diagnosis, immunological diagnosis, genetic diagnosis, functional diagnostics, and physical diagnosis; and comprehensive therapy, drug therapy, surgical therapy, interventional treatment, minimally invasive therapy, and robot-assisted therapy.


The columns in the issues of IJO will include:

(1) Editorial: To introduce and comment on major advances and developments in the field; (2) Topic Highlight: which summarize current knowledge and newly presented information in a particular article - a useful tool for the busy clinician; (3) Review: In depth Clinical Reviews on hot topics in Orthopaedics; (4) Original Article: Original Research at the highest level covering the spectrum of clinical Orthopaedics including the latest clinical studies on emerging developments; (5) Case Report: To report a rare or typical case; (6) Letters to the Editor: To discuss and make reply to the contributions published in IJO, or to introduce and comment on a controversial issue of general interest.


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Table of Contents


A comparison of past, present and future bone surgery tools PDF HTML
Robert James Wallace 266-269
Pros and Cons of Fast-track Total Knee Arthroplasty PDF HTML
E. Carlos Rodriguez-Merchan 270-279


Prediction of Venous Thromboembolism after Total Knee Arthroplasty Using Blood Coagulation-Fibrinolysis Markers: A Review PDF HTML
Hideaki Watanabe, Hirokazu Inoue, Akira Murayama, Shinya Hayasaka, Katsushi Takeshita, Ichiro Kikkawa 280-283
Current Biomechanical Concepts of Suture Bridge Repair Technique for Rotator Cuff Tear PDF HTML
Ming-Long Yeh, Chih-Kai Hong, Wei-Ren Su, I-Ming Jou, Cheng-Li Lin, Chii-Jen Lin 284-288
The Achilles Tendinopathy: Pathogenesis Review PDF HTML
Manuel Bondi, Nicola Rossi, Bruno Magnan, Lodovico Renzi Brivio 289-299
Review of Pericytes in Tumor Biology PDF HTML
Michelle A Scott, Jia Shen, Karen Lam, Yu-Hsin Yen, Marco Mravic, Claire Lugassy, Aaron W James 300-306
New tendencies in risk factors for soft tissue injuries: Genetic Biomakers PDF HTML
Ricard Pruna Grive, Rosa Rosa Artells 307-311


Low HDL cholesterol may lead to disruption of bone (re)modeling in obese early pubertal girls PDF HTML
Anna Newton, Lynae Hanks, Suzanne Judd, Stephenie Wallace, Nefertiti Durant, Krista Casazza 312-316
PHILOS plate in Proximal Humerus Fracture – its functional outcome and complications PDF HTML
Vivek bansal, H S Sohal, R S Boparai 317-322


Radial Nerve Palsy after Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Caused by Functional Abduction Brace PDF HTML
Jeong Woo Kim, Tae Kyun Kim, Seok Hyun Kwon, Hong je Kang, JungHyun Park, Yongchan Lee, Jiwoong Choi

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ISSN: 2311-5106