Clinics in Orthopedic Surgery History
Country Republic of Korea
Publisher Korean Orthopaedic Association
Editor-in-chief Shin-Yoon Kim
Abbreviation Clin Orthop Surg
Vernacular Journal Title
ISSN 2005-291X
EISSN 2005-4408
Start Year 2009
Aims and Scope Clinics in Orthopedic Surgery (CiOS), the official English journal of the Korean Orthopaedic Association (KOA), is an international, peer-reviewed journal. The journal will serve as a source of information and education for orthopedic surgeons and readers who are interested. It covers all clinical fields of orthopedic surgery including epidemiology, regenerative medicine, stem cell therapy, robotic surgery, and other computer assisted surgical technology, as well as clinically relevant basic research. It is a quarterly journal published in March, June, September, and December. The journal aims to promote communication regarding orthopedic problems and advanced patient care. All manuscripts should be creative, informative, and useful for the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic conditions. Articles in the following categories will be published: original articles, case reports, invited review articles, editorials, and letters to the editor. All submissions, reviews, and decisions are processed on-line (,, Electronic submission substantially reduces the reviewing time, thus shortening overall publication time. Please refer to 'instructions to authors' for detailed information.