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Current Issue

January-June 2018| Vol 17| Issue 1


NJOT: A new dawn

It is with great joy that I present the first online edition of the Nigerian Journal of Orthopaedics and Trauma, the Journal of the Nigerian Orthopaedic Association. The journal underwent some major...

Original Article

Evaluation of uncomplicated isolated extensor tendon injury repair of hand in Amritsar (India)

Introduction: Extensor tendon injury is one common hand injury occurring in young individuals. Extensor tendons are superficially located with minimal amount of subcutaneous tissue that predi...

Original Article

Orthopaedic subspecialisation: The Nigerian experience

Purpose: Globally, Orthopaedic Surgery is not left out in the trend towards subspecialization in the surgical specialties. This study aims to determine the current perception and practice of ...

Original Article

Orthopaedic implant removal: Epidemiology and outcome analysis

Background: Implant removal represents one of the most common operations in bone and joint surgery. After fracture union, the implant loses its purpose and continues to exist only as a foreig...

Original Article

The variation of the posterior tibial slope in South Indians: A hospital-based study of 290 cases

Background: The knowledge of the normal posterior tibial slope (PTS) is important for orthopaedic surgeons during joint replacement surgeries. Inadequate tibial cuts to replicate the normal t...

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Nigerian Journal of Orthopaedics and Trauma, a publication of Nigeria Orthopaedic Association, is a peer-reviewed print + online Semiannual journal.

Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Higher impact
  • Prompt review

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The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, ProQuest, TdNet, Wanfang Data