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July-December 2020| Vol 19| Issue 2

Original Article

Total knee replacement for extreme valgus deformity: Early outcome in six consecutive cases

Introduction: About 10%–15% of patients who present for total knee replacement (TKR) present with valgus knee deformity. Valgus angulation above 20° is regarded as severe d...


Original Article

Glove perforation in orthopaedic surgery: Pattern and predictors

Background: Intact surgical gloves prevent transmission of pathogens between the surgeon and the patient. However, gloves may be breached during surgical operations with risk of cross-transmi...


Original Article

Humeral interlocking intramedullary nailing without image intensifier in a developing country

Background: Interlocking intramedullary nailing under image intensifier has been a standard approach to surgical treatment of humeral fractures. Aim: We present the outcome of humeral ...


Original Article

Comparing fin intramedullary nailing with standard locked intramedullary nailing in the fixation of humeral shaft fractures

Background: Standard interlocking intramedullary nailing of the humeral shaft fractures has its attending complications such as difficulty in locking the nail distally and associated nerve in...


Original Article

The perceptions and attitudes of medical students towards orthopaedic and trauma surgery teaching in Makurdi, Nigeria

Aim: The aim of this study was to assess the perceived educational value of orthopaedic and surgery learning opportunities among medical students and to evaluate the students' motivating ...


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ISSN - Print: 2667-1565, Online: 1596-4582

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
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  • Higher impact
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