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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 published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJO accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJO are high-quality, basic and clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJO is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of orthopedics, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJO include Editorial, Opinion Review, Frontier, Review, Minireview, Basic Study, Clinical Research, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >> 

2019 Published Issues
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Editors-in-Chief
  • 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
Indexing/Abstracting
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.
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
ISSN
2218-5836 (online)
Randomized Controlled Trial
Single- and double-dose of platelet-rich plasma versus hyaluronic acid for treatment of knee osteoarthritis: A randomized controlled trial 
Mehdi Tavassoli, Nasser Janmohammadi, Akram Hosseini, Soraya Khafri, Seyed Mokhtar Esmaeilnejad-Ganji 
World J Orthop 10(9):310-326. Published online Sep 18, 2019. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v10.i9.310
Scientometrics
Who should you be following? The top 100 social media influencers in orthopaedic surgery 
Nathan H Varady, Akash A Chandawarkar, Willem A Kernkamp, Itai Gans 
World J Orthop 10(9):327-338. Published online Sep 18, 2019. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v10.i9.327
Case Report
Calcaneal osteochondroma masquerading as plantar fasciitis: An approach to plantar heel pain - A case report and literature review 
Don Koh, Yvonne Goh, Nicholas Yeo 
World J Orthop 10(9):339-347. Published online Sep 18, 2019. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v10.i9.339