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Welcome to the World Journal of Orthopedics

World Journal of Orthopedics (WJOWorld J Orthop) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal that is published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. Accepting both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts, the WJO mainly publishes high-quality clinical research articles to improve diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive modalities and the skills of clinicians and to guide clinical practice in orthopedics. The types of articles published in the WJO include Editorial, Field of Vision, Frontier, Guidelines, Opinion Review, Review, Minireview, Evidence-Based Medicine, Advances in Diagnosis, Meta-Analysis, Systematic Review, Basic Study, Case Control Study, Clinical Trials Study, Observational Study, Prospective Study, Randomized Clinical Trial, Randomized Controlled Trial, Retrospective Cohort Study, Retrospective Study, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >> 

2019 Published Issues
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  • Bao-Gan Peng, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Professor, (E-mail:pengbaogan@163.com) Department of Spinal Surgery, General Hospital of Armed Police Force, Beijing 100039, China
WJO is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science), Scopus, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
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Opinion Review
Delirium after emergency hip surgery – common and serious, but rarely consented for 
Louis J Koizia, Faye Wilson, Peter Reilly, Michael B Fertleman 
World J Orthop 10(6):228-234. Published online Jun 18, 2019. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v10.i6.228
Retrospective Study
Functional physiotherapy method results for the treatment of idiopathic clubfoot 
Noriela Carmen García-González, Jorge Hodgson-Ravina, Armando Aguirre-Jaime 
World J Orthop 10(6):235-246. Published online Jun 18, 2019. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v10.i6.235
Case Report
Bilateral sequential femoral neck stress fractures in young adult with HIV infection on antiretroviral therapy: A case report 
Saisunder Shashank Chaganty, Deeptiman James 
World J Orthop 10(6):247-254. Published online Jun 18, 2019. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v10.i6.247
Recurrent surgical site infection after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A case report 
Don Koh, Shi Ming Tan, Andrew Hwee Chye Tan 
World J Orthop 10(6):255-261. Published online Jun 18, 2019. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v10.i6.255