Prosthetics and orthotics journal publishes scientific content related to medical and clinical experimental studies of new devices, biomechanics, orthotic and prosthetic prescription, design and fabrication techniques including patient management experiences. Articles related to amputation surgery, biomedical engineering, ethics, gait analysis, orthopedic research, physical therapy, orthopedic surgery, physical medicine etc., are given importance for publication.
The journal provides a platform for all researchers to share and gain knowledge of their innovative inventions and discoveries related to prosthetics and orthotics. All manuscripts submitted to the journal will undergo strict peer-review process before publishing.
The journal covers several key aspects in this field by including research on topics like Prosthetics, Orthotics, Craniofacial prostheses, Dental prostheses, Somato prostheses, Upper-extremity prostheses, Lower-extremity prostheses, Knee prosthesis Robotic prostheses, myoelectric prostheses,Open-source robotic prosthesis, prosthetics for children, ankle foot, orthosis, Upper-limb orthoses, Foot orthoses, Ankle-foot orthosis, Knee-ankle-foot orthosis (KAFOs), Knee orthosis (KO), Spinal orthoses, and Orthotists.
The journal encourages advancements in the areas not limited to the one mentioned above in the form of research articles, reviews, commentaries, case studies and letters to the editors. The editorial manager system facilitates a user friendly article submission, review and publication. Manuscripts that are thoroughly peer reviewed would ensure the best standards in the industry.
Author(s): Huda Alfatafta
Introduction: Knee osteoarthritis is one of the most common knee pathologies worldwide. The physical activity level of individuals with knee OA has been evaluated among different countries, b ... Read More
Author(s): Joshua Bowen
Background: Energy storage and return prosthetic feet improve the mobility of lower-limb amputees but prosthetic solutions available in the Under-Developed World do not meet the needs of ... Read More