EC Orthopaedics

EC Orthopaedics (ECOR) is an international, scientific journal that aims to cover all the aspects of orthopaedic surgery and treatment. The journal encompasses and targets all the issues relevant to basic and clinical research with regard to musculoskeletal issues. The journal scope also includes information regarding both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumours and congenital disorders. The journal works with a mission to exchange ideas concerned with the symposium of orthopaedics, traumatology, rheumatology, arthroscopy, bone tumours and various extensive orthopaedics related topics. The journal aspires to disseminate knowledge regarding musculoskeletal disorders that helps to improve patient care.

Aim and scope

Orthopaedics is an emerging research oriented field that is going on these days with a wide range of technological advancements in the relevant field. As the extremity of orthopaedic disorders is becoming a major and a common problem these days, patient care with musculoskeletal issues is very significant. The journal accepts all the original research topics relevant to orthopaedics.

Major subject areas of interest in orthopaedics include, but are not restricted to the following fields:

Experimental orthopaedics like physiological, pathological and therapeutic aspects of cartilage, Bone, Tendons and Ligaments and other Musculoskeletal tissues, Traumatology, Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy, Spine problems and Surgery, Congenital deformities, Metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, Deformities, Injuries, Degenerative diseases of the Spine, Hands, Feet, Knee, Hip, Shoulder and Elbow, Effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system, Hand and Wrist surgery, Total knee replacement, Paediatric orthopaedic surgery, Shoulder and Elbow surgery, Foot and Ankle surgery, Arthritis surgery, Arthroplasty, Musculoskeletal oncology, Orthopedic rehabilitation, Osteopathy, Kinesiology, Musculoskeletal physiotherapy, Muscle hypertrophy, Neuromuscular fatigue, Chiropractic and Manual therapies, Scoliosis, Carpal tunnel release, Chondroplasty, Hip replacement, Lumbar spinal fusion, Soft tissue rheumatism. The journal is strongly committed to publish original research information with regard to orthopaedics.

EC Orthopaedics journal is an open door to share your information in the most precise and expeditious way by submitting your valuable articles at

Latest Articles

Short Communication

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Single Bundle or Double Bundle-Double Tunnel Techniques: Pilot Study
  • Rubio-López E, Berumen-Nafarrate E, Aguirre Madrid A, Carmona-Maynez O, Moreno-Brito V, Licón-Trillo A and Leal-Berumen I. 8(2): 46-51.

    Published: October 20, 2017

    Research Article

  • Cranio-Cervical Exercise Combined with Usual Care: An Effective Physiotherapy Treatment to Minimize Pain and Increase Range of Motion among Patients with Chronic Neck Pain
  • Mohammad Habibur Rahman, Md Obaidul Haque, Samena Akter Kakuli and Ehsanur Rahman. 8(2): 37-45.

    Published: October 20, 2017


  • Extra-Articular Reconstruction for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Lesions of the Knee: The Return
  • Mario Carneiro. 8(2): 35-36.

    Published: October 14, 2017

    Research Article

  • The Prevention of Tennis Players’ Traumatism Using the Means of Stretching
  • Aftimichuk Olga and Lukin Alexander. 8(1): 30-34.

    Published: October 14, 2017

    Case Report

  • Tarsal Sinus Syndrome by Osteoid Osteoma. Ct Guided Escision. Case Report and Literature Review
  • Pardo Coello M Mar and Franco Peris Ernesto. 8(1): 26-29.

    Published: October 10, 2017

    Research Article

  • Development of Chitosan Based Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration: A Preliminary Report
  • Matthew BA McCullough, Mark Gomes, Jagannathan Sankar and Narayan Bhattarai. 8(1): 15-25.

    Published: October 07, 2017

    Research Article

  • Endoscopic Treatment for Chronic Achilles Tendinopathy: A Mini-Invasive Technique
  • Antonio J Arenas-Miquelez, Andrea D’Arrigo-Azarelli, Lucas Arbeloa-Gutierrez, Serafín Garcia-Mata and Angel Hidalgo-Ovejero. 8(1): 07-14.

    Published: October 06, 2017

    News and Events

    Welcoming Article Submission

    ECronicon delightfully welcomes the authors for submission of articles towards the upcoming issue.

    Submission Timeline

    Last date for submission of articles is October 31, 2017.

    Publication Certificate

    Authors will be issued a "Publication Certificate" as a mark of appreciation for publishing their work.

    Best Papers of the Issue

    We are implementing a proposal that three articles will be elected by the Editorial Panel of E-Cronicon as "Three Best Articles of the Issue", from the articles received till October 31, 2017. The authors of these "Three Best Articles of the Issue" will be provided a privilege to publish their next article for full waiver.

    Update for Upcoming Issue

    We are implementing a proposal that three articles will be elected by the Editorial Panel of E-Cronicon as "Three Best Articles of the Issue", from the articles received till October 31, 2017. The authors of these "Three Best Articles of the Issue" will be provided a "Special Best Paper of the Issue Certificate".

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    Best Article of Volume 7 Issue 5

    aa Revision of A Hinged Total Knee Arthroplasty Due to Persistent Instability: A Case Report

    Mario Carneiro, Carlos E S Franciozi, Gilberto Y Nakama and Marcus V M Luzo. 7(5): 202-206.