Shepard R Hurwitz
Department of Orthopaedics, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of North Carolina, USA
Muhammad Kassim Javaid
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Scott D Daffner
Department of Orthopaedics
West Virginia University School of Medicine, USA
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About the Journal
Index Copernicus Value 2015: 62.89
Musculoskeletal system of human being requires special attention from the medical practitioners as it serves as the base of our physical structure and responsible for voluntary and involuntary movement. Complex interplay of this system in an organized and synchronized manner eventually renders smooth and elegant movement.
The specific medical branch deals with this important subject is orthopedics which studies various bone types, types of muscles, tendons, ligaments and all associated systems. A number of important aspects are under the scope of this subject such as bone density, diseases associated with bone, such as bone cancer, bone marrow replacement or transplantation, injury, other musculoskeletal issues, orthopedic surgery, osteoporosis and related treatment regimes, foot and ankle surgery, medicine for osteoporosis, studies associated with Periacetabular Osteotomy, Osteoarthritis, Orthopedic Trauma, Arthritis, musculoskeletal system, Orthopedic oncology, Surgical sports medicine, Spine surgery, Pediatric orthopedics, Laminectomy, Orthopedic nursing, orthopedic implants etc.
Deep insight in this subject along with detail discussion is the foremost concern of the academicians and researchers throughout the globe. Orthopedic & Muscular System: Current research is an open access and peer reviewed journal which provides such unique platform for sharing vital information in this very subject.
To enhance the quality and smooth operation in review process, this journal is using Editorial Manager System. Review process is performed by the Editorial Board members of Orthopedic & Muscular System: Current Research or by some other experts. In this regard, minimum two reviewer’s approval followed by Editor’s approval is mandatory for acceptance of any submitted manuscript.
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Articles published in Orthopedic & Muscular System: Current Research have been cited by esteemed scholars and scientists all around the world. Orthopedic & Muscular System: Current Research has got h-index 9 , which means every article in Orthopedic & Muscular System: Current Research has got 9 average citations.
Current Issue Highlights
Spyridon Zoitsis*, Pavlos Lelovas, Anna Aikaterini Neri, Dimitris Galanis, Dimitris Michailidis, Sofia Mitakou, Ermioni D Pasiou, Stavros K Kourkoulis, Angeliki Eirini Pepe, Panagiotis Papadopoulos, Antonios Galanos, Efstathios Chronopoulos, Georgios Sapkas and Ismene A Dontas