|Full Journal Title||
Shafa Orthopedic Journal
Iran University of Medical Sciences
|Publishing Approval||Minister's deputy office in press and publicity affairs of ministry of culture and islamic guidance according to certificate number 91/26995 on 03 Dec 2012 as international quarterly medical journal.
Minister's deputy office of Ministry of Health and Medical Education according to certificate number 700/579 on 23 May 2011 as international quarterly medical journal.
|Scientific Research Approval||
The Iranian committee of medical science journals of ministry of health and medical education according to certificate number 100/278 on 14 June 2014 as scientific research medical journal.
|Aim & Scope||Shafa Orthopedic Journal (SOJ) welcomes all international contributions in the forms of original research articles, case reports, letters to the editor, review articles, opinions, current concepts, brief communications, and debate articles. The journal scope encompasses all aspects of operative and non-operative orthopedics including but not limited to, musculoskeletal trauma, orthopedic oncology, infections, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, surgery of hand and upper extremity, spine, foot and ankle, adult reconstruction hip and knee surgery and congenital anomalies. The journal’s broad scope allows all interested scientists, surgeons, clinicians, faculty members, fellows and residents to submit their original works to be considered for publication in SOJ. However, priority will be given to works which are likely to change current practices or methods, describe a novel practical or theoretical approach and add to SOJ readers' understanding of the new challenges.|
|Content Coverage||The Shafa Orthopaedic Journal (SOJ) is a quarterly peer-reviewed medical publication in the field of orthopaedics. SOJ welcomes all kinds of manuscripts and other scientific communications including original manuscripts, meta-analyses and reviews from all over the world. The wide scope of the journal allows scientists, clinicians, and academic members to publish their original works in this field.|
ISO: Shafa. Orthop. J. | JCR: SHAFA ORHTOP J
Print: 2345-296X| Electrnic: 2383-4315
|Journal Country/Territory||IR Iran|
15% in Europian countries, 15% in USA & Canada, and 70% in the Middle East and Middle Asia
|Article Processing Charge||
Shafa Orthopedic Journal does not receive any APC from authors and all article types are free of charge.
Online: Open Access; Hardcopy: $30 per issue
|Digital Archiving Policy||
This journal deposits the published articles in PMC policy to guarantee long-term digital preservation.