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Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty

Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty

eISSN: 24715492 | ISSN: 24715492 | Current volume: 7 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Yearly

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  • Published since 2016
  • Publication is subject to payment of an article processing charge (APC)

Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty is an open access, peer reviewed journal that provides an international forum for discussion and reporting in the field of shoulder and elbow replacement and joint reconstruction. Please see the Aims and Scope tab for further information.

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

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The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty (JSEA) is a peer-reviewed, open access medical journal that provides an international forum for discussion and dissemination of knowledge in the field of shoulder and elbow replacement and joint reconstruction. In view of the changing market and procedures, this journal is a source of reference and research for the development of these new technologies and practices. With the changes in healthcare and the move towards value-based medicine, there is also a need for more outcome studies focused on upper extremity arthroplasty. These studies will be required to ensure reimbursement for arthroplasty procedures and care.

This journal accepts:

  1. Editorials
  2. Original Scientific Research
  3. Review Articles
  4. Case Reports
  5. Transactions from recent meetings
  6. New Technology Updates
  7. Surgical techniques
Editor-in- Chief
Lewis L. Shi, MD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
Editorial Review Board
Daniel L. Aaron, MD UMass Memorial Medical Group, USA
Joseph A. Abboud, MD Rothman Institute, The Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, USA
George S. Athwal, MD Western University, Canada
Kevin Baker, Ph.D. William Beaumont Hospital, USA
John E. Bell, MD Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, USA
Michael Q. Freehill MD Allina Health System, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Andrew Green, MD Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, USA
Lawrence V. Gulotta, MD HSS, New York, NY, USA
Peter Habermeyer German Shoulder Center, ATOS Clinic, Germany
Ralph Hertel, MD Shoulder & Elbow Center, Lindenhofspital, Switzerland
Joseph Iannotti, MD, PhD Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
Chunyan Jiang, MD, PhD Beijing Jishuitan Hospital, School of Medicine, Peking University, China
Hafiz Kassam, MD Sutter Health, Sutter North Medical Group, USA
Alexandre Lädermann, MD Division of Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery, La Tour Hospital, Meyrin, Switzerland
Osvandre Lech, MD Hospital Sao Vicente de Paulo, Instituto de Ortopedia e Traumatologia, Brazil
Thay Q. Lee VA Long Beach Healthcare System & University of California Irvine, USA
Ofer Levy, MD MCh(Orth) FRCS Royal Berkshire Hospital & Berkshire Independent Hospital, United Kingdom / Israel, UK
Mark I. Loebenberg, MD Rabin Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Augustus D. Mazzocca, MD UConn Musculoskeletal Institute, University of Connecticut, USA
Anand M. Murthi, MD MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, USA
Jin-Young Park, MD, PhD Neon Orthopaedic Clinic, South Korea
Brad Parsons, MD Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo MD PhD Mayo Clinic and Mayo College of Medicine, USA
Robert Z. Tashjian, MD University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
Samuel Taylor, MD Hospital for Special Surgery, USA
Jae Chul Yoo, MD, PhD Seoul, Republic of Korea
Associate Editors
Arnold B. Alqueza, MD Harvard Medical School, USA
Robert Boykin, MD EmergeOrtho, Blue Ridge Division, USA
Wayne Chan, MD, PhD UMass Chan Medical School, USA
Stacey E. Gallacher, MD Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute, USA
Lee A. Kaback, MD OrthoNY, USA
Eddie Y. Lo, MD Baylor University Medical Center, USA
Nicholas Maassen Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
Betsy Nolan, MD Oklahoma Shoulder Center, University of Oklahoma, USA
Daphne E. Pinkas, MD Lakeland Regional Health (Lakeland, FL)
Daniel Song, MD Evans Army Community Hospital, USA
Cory Stewart, MD Mayo Clinic Health System, USA
Brett Wiater, MD William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
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