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SAGE Publishing welcomes Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery

April 13, 2017

London, UK. SAGE Publishing today announces that it is to publish the open access (OA) journal Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, the official journal of the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association.

With particular emphasis on research of relevance to the Asia Pacific region, Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery publishes reviews and articles on all aspects of orthopaedic surgery from basic science research, to clinical trials, and surgical techniques.

Editor-in-Chief Kenneth MC Cheung commented:

“In this new stage of the journal’s history, we are delighted to begin working with SAGE Publishing, a publisher with a strong portfolio of orthopaedic journals, and look forward to seeing the journal grow and develop in its new home.”

David Siew-Kit Choon, President of the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association, also commented:

“The Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association’s aim is to provide better insight into regional orthopaedics and to enhance collaboration between surgeons in a worldwide setting.   The Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery has been one of our main means to disseminate high-quality, cutting-edge articles in pursuit of this goal. Together with SAGE, we are excited to develop the journals impact even further by ensuring that the journal's timely and valuable content is freely available to the world.”   

Tessa Picknett, Executive Director, Science, Technology, and Medicine Journals, SAGE Publishing, further remarked:

“We are thrilled to begin publishing the highly authoritative Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery in partnership with the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association, a leading forum for the dissemination of orthopaedic research within the region. This title is a fantastic addition to SAGE’s list of orthopaedic & sports medicine journals and we look forward to publishing its high quality research.”

Find out more about the journal here.

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Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE is a leading international provider of innovative, high-quality content publishing more than 1,000 journals and over 800 new books each year, spanning a wide range of subject areas. Our growing selection of library products includes archives, data, case studies and video. SAGE remains majority owned by our founder and after her lifetime will become owned by a charitable trust that secures the company’s continued independence. Principal offices are located in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, Washington DC and Melbourne.

Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery is an open access peer-reviewed journal publishing original reviews and research articles on all aspects of orthopaedic surgery. It is the official journal of the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association.

The Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA) is a regional organisation of orthopaedic surgeons mainly from the Asia Pacific region. APOA's core mission is to promote the education, research and fellowship amongst orthopaedic surgeons in this region. APOA's conferences and fellowships are sought after by young surgeons while established and renowned senior surgeons provide the experience and resources to assist younger fellows.

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