About the Journal

Aims and Scope

The Open Orthopaedics Journal is an Open Access online journal, which publishes high quality research articles, reviews, letters and guest edited single topic issues in all important areas of experimental and clinical research and surgery in orthopaedics. The journal encourages submissions related to the following fields:


Paediatric Orthopaedics, and Orthopaedic Rehabilitation


Arthroscopy


Spine and Spinal Deformities


Joint Replacement


Traumatologic Surgery


Sports Medicine


Hand Microsurgery


Foot and Ankle Surgery


Musculoskeletal Tumour Management


The Open Orthopaedics Journal, a peer-reviewed journal, is an important and reliable source of current information on important recent developments in the field. The emphasis will be on publishing quality papers rapidly and making them freely available to researchers worldwide.


About the Editor

Philippe Hernigou
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery University Paris East
Henri Mondor Hospital
Creteil
France

Brief Biography

Dr. Philippe Hernigou, Ph.D., is currently Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Paris 12 Val de Marne University, Créteil, France. Dr. Hernigou is member of the International Hip Society, SICOT treasurer, member of the French Academy of Surgery, and Past-President of SOFCOT (French Orthopaedic Society). He, as an author/co-author, has been involved in the publication of more than 255 articles in various journals from around the world, having a significant number of total citations, i.e. around 5,130. He has published mainly in the subject areas of Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology.

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