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Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation

Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation

Published in Association with Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association
Published in Association with Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons

eISSN: 22104925 | ISSN: 22104917 | Current volume: 31 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Bi-annually

Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation (JOTR) is a peer-reviewed open access journal that focuses on the latest trends and advances in orthopaedics, trauma, orthopaedic rehabilitation and related knowledge from all countries. Please see the Aims and Scope tab for further information.

This journal is the official publication of Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association (HKOA) and the Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons (HKCOS).

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Submission information

Submit your manuscript today at https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/otr.

Please see the Submission Guidelines tab for more information on how to submit your article to the journal.

Open access article processing charge (APC) information

From January 1st 2024, Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation will be charging an APC. Any new submissions made from this date will be asked to pay the APC if acceptance for publication. This APC covers the cost of publication and ensures that your article will be freely available online in perpetuity under a Creative Commons licence.

The APC for this journal will be $1000 USD, discounted from $1500.

If the paying party is based in the European Union, to comply with European law, value added tax (VAT) must be added to the APC. Providing a VAT registration number will allow an institution to be exempt from paying this tax, except for UK institutions.

Contact

Please direct any queries to philippa.stevens@sagepub.co.uk.

The Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation (JOTR) is a peer reviewed, open access journal and is the official publication of the Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association (HKOA) and the Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons (HKCOS). The journal is published in June and December by SAGE Publishing. The JOTR is indexed in SCOPUS, EMBASE and SIIC Data Bases. The Journal is committed to the dissemination of high-quality research related to the latest trends and advances in orthopaedics, trauma, orthopaedic rehabilitation and related knowledge from all countries. The JOTR invites original contributions including Original Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, and Letter to the Editor. The Journal supports AudioSlides.

Editorial Office

c/o The Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons,
Room 905, 9th Floor, Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building,
99 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong SAR, China
Tel: (852) 2871-8722
Fax: (852) 2873-4077
E-mail: hkcos@hkcos.org.hk, HKJOTR@gmail.com

Editor in Chief
Samuel KK LING The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Hong Kong, CN
Managing Editors
Tsz Lung CHOI Alice Ho Miu Ling Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Rachel Tsz-Yiu LAM The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Hong Kong, CN
Yuk Chuen SIU North District Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Section Editors
Tze Wang Chan (Sport) Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Ming Yu Chiu (Sport) Caritas Medical Centre, Hong Kong, CN
Joe Chih-Hao CHIU (Sports) Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, TW
Raymond Chung-Wai WAN (General Orthopaedics) Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Charles Churk-Hang LI (Foot and Ankle) North District Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Kevin HO (Adult Joint Reconstruction) CUHK Medical Centre, Hong Kong, CN
Wing Hong LIU (Trauma) Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Arthur Ma (Paediatric) Tuen Mun Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Chun Man Ma (Spine) North District Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Pauline Po-Yee LUI (Basic Science) The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Hong Kong, CN
Andy SK Cheng (Occupational Therapy) The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, CN
Keith Hay-Man Wan (Adult Joint Reconstruction) Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Arnold Wong (Physiotherapy) The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, CN
Raymond Wong (Rehabilitation) United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Edmund Yau (Hand) Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Raymond Yau (Oncology) Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Man Hon YUEN (Trauma) Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
Colin Shing-Yat YUNG (Trauma) Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, CN
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  • Manuscript submission guidelines can be accessed on Sage Journals.