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Please Note: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy will be published by Wiley as of 2024. For more information, see https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/14337347

Few other areas of orthopedic surgery and traumatology have undergone such a dramatic evolution in the last 10 years as knee surgery, arthroscopy and sports traumatology. Ranked among the top 33% of journals in both Orthopedics and Sports Sciences, the goal of this European journal is to publish papers about innovative knee surgery, sports trauma surgery and arthroscopy. Each issue features a series of peer-reviewed articles that deal with diagnosis and management and with basic research. Each issue also contains at least one review article about an important clinical problem. Case presentations or short notes about technical innovations are also accepted for publication.

The articles cover all aspects of knee surgery and all types of sports trauma; in addition, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention, and all types of arthroscopy (not only the knee but also the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, ankle, etc.) are addressed. Articles on new diagnostic techniques such as MRI and ultrasound and high-quality articles about the biomechanics of joints, muscles and tendons are included. Although this is largely a clinical journal, it is also open to basic research with clinical relevance.

Because the journal is supported by a distinguished European Editorial Board, assisted by an international Advisory Board, you can be assured that the journal maintains the highest standards.

Official Clinical Journal of the European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA).

Editor-in-Chief
  • Jon Karlsson
Deputy Editor-in-Chief
  • Olufemi R. Ayeni,
  • Michael T. Hirschmann,
  • Volker Musahl
Impact factor
3.8 (2022)
5 year impact factor
3.9 (2022)
Submission to first decision (median)
15 days
Downloads
1,433,708 (2022)

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1433-7347
Print ISSN
0942-2056
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