Journal of Orthopedics and Rheumatism

 ISSN: 2643-573X

Journal of Orthopedics and Rheumatism

About Journal

Journal of Orthopedics and Rheumatism is an international, open access, peer reviewed journal publishing novel rheumatic research dealing with the study of rheumatism, arthritis, and other disorders of the joints, muscles, and ligaments. Research in rheumatology serves as a practical guide for orthopedics who manages health and diagnoses and treat disorders in joints, muscles, and ligaments. The journal publishes original work, reviews, cases, opinions and perspectives based on standards of excellence and expert review.

Through a rigorous process of evaluation and peer review, Journal of Orthopedics and Rheumatism attempts to publish orthopedic research of the highest value for a diverse audience of healthcare professionals. All the content published with us is open and freely accessible under the guidelines of Creative Common Attribution License.

Journal of Orthopedics and Rheumatism is an open access, peer reviewed, scholarly journal dedicated to publish articles in all areas of clinical and surgical orthopedic medicine and rheumatism.

Editorial Board

Dr. Alessandra Lucchese

Department of Orthodontics
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

Dr. Narendra B Dahotre

Distinguished Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of North Texas
United States of America
Tel: 940-369-7678

Dr. Elzbieta Pawlowska

Department of Orthodontics
Medical University of Lodz

Dr. Alaa A Abd-Elsayed

Medical Director
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Wisconsin
Wisconsin, United states of America
Tel: 608-263-8106

Dr. Hiroshi Kawaguchi

Spine Center
Japan Community Health Care Organization
Tokyo, Japan
Tel: +81-3269-8111

Dr. Fabrizio Conti

Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties
Sapienza University of Rome
Roma, Italy
Tel: +39-06-49974661

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Latest Articles

Original Article

Induction of Osteosarcoma and Biochemical Effects in Rats Treated with Benzopyrene

Osteosarcoma accounts for 20% of all sarcomas, affects children and young adults, usually originating in lower limb bones and possibly ending in ampu... Read more


Research Article

Gunshot Fractures to the Limbs: A Review of Fixation Methods

The authors had intensive experience with gunshot fractures in wounded civilian and military in the war against organized crime in Rio de Janeiro. Fro... Read more


Case Report

Isolated Scapula Body Fracture with Intrathoracic Displacement: Description of a New Pattern of Injury

Scapula fractures are relatively rare. Those that affect the body of the scapula account for approximately 50% of all scapula fractures. The indicatio... Read more


Research Article

ICR-Like and Osteoarthritis in Geriatric Patients: Pilot Study at an RCH Facility

Osteoarthritis (OA) is a rheumatic disease that affects the joints. It is a chronic degenerative disorder of an inflammatory nature affecting joint el... Read more


Review Article

A Guide to Writing eHealth Websites with Orthopaedics as an Example - Readability, Reliability, Usability

The leading source of information in our modern era is the internet, but there is no assurance that all the material available is reliable or even com... Read more


Case Reports

Iatrogenic Ulnar Nerve Palsy Post Supracondylar K-Wire Insertion: Case Report and Review of Literature

Ulnar nerve damage is a recognised complication of Kirschner wires (K-wire) pinning of supracondylar fractures, and can occur as an iatrogenic consequ... Read more


Research Article

Polyethylene Finite Element Wear Simulation Evaluated by Clinical RSA Wear Measurements

Documentation on medical devices should be mandatory before clinical use, and phased introduction is warranted to avoid unfortunate failures at larger... Read more


Research Article

Knee Loading due to Varus and External Rotation in Gait Supports Medial Compartment Wear in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Total knee replacement (TKR) is a common treatment for gonarthrosis and has seen increasing use over the last 20 years. Malalignment of the lower extr... Read more


Case Report

Sub-Acute Brachial Plexopathy After Mid-Shaft Clavicle Fracture

A 52-year-old woman sustained a closed, mid-shaft, displaced right clavicle fracture with subsequent brachial plexopathy. Examination revealed weaknes... Read more



Who's to Blame for the Opiod Overdose Epidemic?

There is considerable consternation about the fact that the number of drug abuse deaths now exceeds the number of highway deaths in the United States ... Read more