Focus and Scope
Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA) is the Official Publication of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (POA) which is a registered, non profit academic association of qualified Orthopaedic surgeons of Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association considers manuscripts on topics pertaining to musculoskeletal system from Pakistan and abroad. Our goal is to update readers of original research conducted nationally and internationally. The target viewers of the journal include Orthopaedic and trauma surgeons, plastic surgeons, spine surgeons, physiotherapists, researchers, residents, students, nurses and health care professionals. Our priority and main focus is local research but with international application on musculoskeletal trauma and diseases which are not commonly found in west.
The aim of Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA) is to encourage and promote research and publication in the field of Orthopaedics and musculoskeletal trauma by publishing peer reviewed high quality research articles. The journal publishes editorial, review articles, original articles, case reports, case series, special communication, commentary and letters to the editor on topics (adult and paediatric) pertaining to musculoskeletal system. This website contains all full text articles published in JPOA. The publishing frequency of JPOA is four issues per year (i.e. March, June, September and December) and available on line and in print.
The website of Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA) provides immediate free access to full text to any user to read, download, copy, distribute, print or use for any other lawful purpose. No embargo period or registration is required for reading and downloading full text articles. By making full text articles freely available, JPOA accelerates research, learning and authors recognition for their contribution in their field.
Statement of Publication Ethics
The Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA) follows the principles of Publication Ethics as laid down by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan available at http://publicationethics.org , www.icmje.org and www.hec.gov.pk respectively.
The Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA) ISSN numbers are 2076-8966(print) and 2077-320X(electronic).It is registered with Pakistan Medical and Dental Council(Now Pakistan Medical Commission). It is recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan in Y category.(2020). The journal is indexed with Scope Med, Google Scholar, Eurasian Scientific Journal Index, ResearchBib, CiteFactor, DRJI,IJI Factor Indexing, Scientific Indexing,IP Indexing,PKP Index,ICMJE and Pakmedinet.
There is NO article submission fees, editorial processing charges and article processing charges (APCs).
Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA) is the Official Publication of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (POA) which is a registered, non-profit academic association of qualified orthopaedic surgeons of Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan Orthopaedic Association(POA) is the publisher and licensing authority for publication of Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association. The license has attribution, share alike,no derivatives and no commercial usage.
Authors grant the publisher (Pakistan Orthopaedic Association) non-exclusive publishing rights to publish their articles in Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association.
Reamer-Irrigation-Aspiration (RIA) system: The Game Changer.
Faaiz Ali Shah, Mian Amjad Ali
Frequency of Achilles Tenotomy in Patients with Congenital Talipes Equinovarus (CTEV) Treated with Ponseti Technique.
Nadeem ur Rehman, Basit Hussain, Hassan Janan, Junaid Zeb, Sajawal Khan, Abdullah
Functional Outcome of Custom-Built Fixed Hinged Prosthesis for Tumors around the Knee.
Hizbullah Riaz Ansari, Araib Ghega, Majid Zaheer, Ashfaq Ahmed, Rizwan Akram, Atiq uz Zaman, Amer Aziz
Comparison of Dynamic Hip Screw and Proximal Femoral Nail in Intertrochanteric Femur Fractures.
Raja Adnan Ashraf, Ahmed Javed, Kamran Asghar, Ayesha Amin, Sohail Iqbal Sheikh
Outcome of Dual Nerve Transfer in C5-C6 Brachial Plexus Injuries.
Muhammad Ali, Tehseen Ahmad Cheema, Muhammad Khizer Hayat Makki, Hussan Birkhez Shami, Baqir Hussain , Hafiz Muhammad Ahmad Qureshi
Outcome of Percutaneous Endoscopic Interlaminar Lumbar Discectomy.
Abdul Satar, Ihsan ullah, Samir khan Kabir, Aamir Kamran, Mohammad Zahid Khan, Mohammad Arif Khan
Pattern of Motorbike Spoke wheel injuries in children presenting to the Accident and Emergency Department of a Tertiary care hospital.
Omer Pervez Khan, Syed Muhammad Ali, Irshad Ahmed Bhutto, Siraj Ahmed Butt, Gulzar Ahmed Saeed, Asadullah Makhdoom, Shakeel Ahmed Memon
Comparison of Outcome of three Different Approaches for Supracondylar Humerus Fractures in Children.
Iftikhar Ahmed Memon, Irfan Muhammad Rajput, Sadaf Junejo, Asif Ali Jatoi, Dileep Kumar, Maratib Ali
Augmented Repair of Massive Rotator cuff tear with Tensor Fascia Lata Autograft.
Hafiz Muhammad Kashif Shafi, Khalid Masood, Khalid Zulfiqar Qureshi, Muhammad Waqas, Khawar Tufail Ahmad, Karam Rasool Basra, Belal Saadat
Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association
Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA) is the Official Publication of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (POA) which is a registered, non-profit academic association of qualified orthopaedic surgeons of Pakistan and AJK. The journal publishes Editorial, Review articles, Original articles, and Case reports on all topics pertaining to musculoskeletal system free of cost. The Journal is registered with Pakistan Medical Commission and indexed with Scopemed, Google Scholar and pakmedinet.com. The Journal’s website provides open and free access to the public for viewing all full text articles published in Journal of Pakistan Orthopaedic Association (JPOA). The journal ISSN number is 2076 - 8966 (Print) & ISSN 2077-320X (Online)
Editor in Chief:
Dr. Faaiz Ali Shah