International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics

International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics is an open access, international, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original research work across all disciplines of orthopaedics and allied sciences. The journal's full text is available online at The journal allows free access to its contents. The journal aims to provide a platform for the exchange of information about all areas of orthopaedics and to promote the discipline of orthopaedics throughout the world. International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics is one of the fastest communication journals and articles are published online within short time after acceptance of manuscripts. The types of articles accepted include original research articles, review articles, analytic reviews such as meta-analyses, insightful editorials, medical news, case reports, short communications, correspondence, images in medical practice, clinical problem solving, perspectives and new techniques. It is published quarterly and available in print and online version. International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics complies with the uniform requirements for manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals, issued by the International Committee for Medical Journal Editors.

Publisher: Medip Academy

DOI prefix: 10.18203

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The correct abbreviation for abstracting and indexing purposes is Int J Res Orthop.

Abstracting and Indexing information

The journal is indexed with Index CopernicusCrossRefLOCKSSGoogle Scholar, ICMJEJ-Gate and ResearchBib.

Index Copernicus Value: 81.02 (ICV 2015: 81.02)

Advantages to publish in the International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics

  • Prompt review and rapid publication
  • DOI (Digital Object Identifiers) for each article: The assignment of DOI names through the international registration agency (CrossRef), recognizes published data as a first-class research output in the scientific world, Increase the acceptance of research data as legitimately citable contribution to the scientific record.
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Indexing: International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics is indexed in Index CopernicusCrossRefLOCKSSGoogle Scholar, ICMJEJ-Gate and ResearchBib. International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics will apply to be indexed in other relevant databases and repositories in the future, where appropriate.
  • Archiving: International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics utilizes the LOCKSS (Lots Of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. The LOCKSS Program, based at Stanford University Libraries, provides libraries and publishers with open source digital preservation tools to preserve and provide access to persistent and authoritative digital content. In addition, authors publishing with International Journal of Research in Orthopaedics are encouraged to self-archive final published version of the articles on a website, institutional repository or any other OAI-compliant institutional/subject-based repository, immediately on publication.





Fast track publication service is provided to shorten the time to decision and publication. Authors if they wish can have their article published as Online First (Articles in Press) within 2 weeks of manuscript submission (Conditional to acceptance and author does prompt corrections).

Online First (Articles in Press) Articles are accepted, peer reviewed manuscripts, and are citable by the digital object identifier (DOI) assigned at the time of online publication.
(For example, PubMed Style: D’souza AS, Samuel CJ, Katumalla FS, Gupta G, Goyal S. A randomized comparison between misoprostol and dinoprostone for cervical ripening and labor induction in patients with unfavorable cervices. Int J Reprod Contracept Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Sep 11. doi:10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20150678).

If you wish to use fast track publication service, please submit your manuscript and write to editor with manuscript ID at [email protected] or call the editorial office: +91-7567260799.

Posted: 2015-12-03
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Vol 2, No 3 (2016): July-September 2016

Table of Contents

Original Research Articles

A biomechanical comparison of two cephalomedullary nails; one using a single lag screw with antirotator blade and a nail using two lag screws for unstable intertrochanteric fractures Abstract PDF
Mehmet Salih Soylemez, Burak Ozturan, Ismail Turkmen, Selim Erturk, Fuat Akpinar, Bulent Kilic, Murat Demiroglu, Korhan Ozkan 63-69
Total views: 99
A retrospective study of ilizarov fixation in infected non-union tibia: 36 cases Abstract PDF
Rajesh Govindasamy, Ramkumar Gnanasundaram, Saravanan Kasirajan, Pajani Sengani, Jimmy J Meleppuram 70-74
Total views: 85
Randomized comparative study to evaluate the role of proximal femoral nail and dynamic hip screw in unstable trochanteric fractures Abstract PDF
Shivanand C Mayi, Sachin Shah, Sadashiv R Jidgekar, Arunkumar Kulkarni 75-79
Total views: 88
Management of fracture of neck talus and clinical evaluation of results Abstract PDF
Satish Raghunath Gawali, Gajanan Madhav Kathar, Pramod Vilas Niravane, Mansoor Iqbal Bhosage 80-85
Total views: 71
Locking compression plate in humeral shaft nonunion: a retrospective study of 18 cases Abstract PDF
Rajesh Govindasamy, Ramkumar Gnanasundaram, Saravanan Kasirajan, Fawas Thonikadavath, Jeff Walter Rajadurai 86-90
Total views: 58
Functional outcome in distal third tibial fractures treated with interlocking nailing Abstract PDF
K. Thanigaimani 91-94
Total views: 57
Treatment outcome of gartland type III supracondylar fracture humerus in children with closed reduction and percutaneous pinning Abstract PDF
P. Thomas George, Mithun Joy Kattoor, Samson Samuel Edayalamuriyil 95-98
Total views: 73
Analysis of displaced acetabular fractures in adults treated with open reduction and internal fixation Abstract PDF
Khazi Syed Asif Hussain, Nageswara Rao Kancherla, Sandeep Kumar Kanugula, Chandrasekhar Patnala 99-103
Total views: 131
Proximal femur locking compression plate in complex proximal femoral fractures: a retrospective analysis Abstract PDF
Rajesh Govindasamy, Ramkumar Gnanasundaram, Saravanan Kasirajan, Jimmy J Meleppuram, Kumar Archit 104-108
Total views: 282
Comparative study of management of olecranon fractures using tension band wiring technique with cancellous screw and K wires Abstract PDF
Krishnaprasad H. S., Shivanna Shivanna 109-115
Total views: 36
Treatment of distal tibia fractures: plating versus intramedullary nailing Abstract PDF
Yashavantha Kumar C., Shivaprasad M. S., Trilok V. 116-119
Total views: 84
Successful management of infected tibia IL nail by debridement, lavage, and antibiotic impregnated v-nail Abstract PDF
Satish Raghunath Gawali, Vinod Barve, Shashikant B Kukale, Pramod Vilas Niravane 120-126
Total views: 37
Arthroscopic resection of dorsal wrist ganglion Abstract PDF
Mihir R Patel, Ushma K Butala, Vikram D Chauhan, Nirlepsinh S Thakor 127-131
Total views: 60
Outcome of treatment of proximal tibial plateau fractures by minimally invasive percutaneous plating osteosynthesis technique Abstract PDF
Nageswara Rao Kancherla, Khazi Syed Asif Hussain, Mukthapuram Sreenath, Vijaya Krishna Chilakamarri 132-137
Total views: 84
Cross pinning versus lateral pinning in type III supracondylar fracture: a retrospective analysis Abstract PDF
Rajesh Govindasamy, Ramkumar Gnanasundaram, Saravanan Kasirajan, Fawas Thonikadavath, Rajeev K. Tiwari 138-142
Total views: 52
Pediatric forearm fractures with tens: freedom of movements Abstract PDF
Shivanna Shivanna, Maruthi C. V. 143-147
Total views: 62
Evaluation of osteoporotic trochanteric fractures treated with cement-augmented dynamic hip screw Abstract PDF
Rahul Kumar Chandan, Dharampal Verma, R. C. Meena, Jakir Husain 148-154
Total views: 52
Comparative study of titanium elastic nailing versus hip spica in treatment of femoral shaft fractures in children Abstract PDF
Dharam Pal Verma, Rahul Kumar Chandan, R. C. Meena, S. L. Sharma 155-158
Total views: 41
Intraarticular corticosteroid injection in adhesive capsulitis: are two doses better than a single dose? a randomized prospective study Abstract PDF
Ramanagouda Biradar, Santosh S. Nandi, Amit Patel, Arravind Pillai 159-163
Total views: 55
VAS score assessment for outcome of posterior lumbar inter body fusion in cases of lumbar canal stenosis Abstract PDF
Harish Murthy, T V S Reddy 164-169
Total views: 35
A clinical study on the surgical management of fracture shaft femur in children and adolescents by using Ender’s nail Abstract PDF
Raghu Kumar J., Sri Harsha Gutta 170-173
Total views: 36
Incidence of calcaneal spur in Indian population with heel pain Abstract PDF
R. Kevin Lourdes, Ganesan G. Ram 174-176
Total views: 53
Outcome of tibialis posterior tendon transfer to middle cuneiform by interference screw technique for foot drop Abstract PDF
BLS Kumar Babu, Biju Ravindran 177-180
Total views: 55
Cannulated cancellous screws fixation in intracapsular fracture neck femur: a study with an emphasis on result of osteosynthesis Abstract PDF
Varun Vijay, Naveen Srivastava 181-188
Total views: 31
Compartment pressure changes after closed fractures of tibia Abstract PDF
Manju G. Pillai 189-193
Total views: 33

Case Reports

Necrotizing leukocytoclastic vasculitis mimicking necrotizing fasciitis: a case report Abstract PDF
Mehmet Salih Soylemez, Korhan Ozkan, Bulent Kılıc, Samet Erinc, Irfan Esenkaya, Bahar Ceyran 194-198
Total views: 48
Standard cross leg flap, still a work horse for compound fracture leg bones with extensive soft tissue damage: a case report Abstract PDF
Rajneesh Galwa, Pookhraj Choudhary, Ramratan Yadav 199-201
Total views: 43
Atypical presentation of intra-articular osteochondroma of knee in adolescent- case report Abstract PDF
Anil Kumar Sharma, Gaurav Garg, Rajkumar Harshawal, Umesh Meena, Arun Partani 202-204
Total views: 34
Thyroid papillary carcinoma presenting with femoral neck metastasis: a case report Abstract PDF
Birol Aktas, Mehmet Esat Uygur, Mehmet Salih Soylemez, Bahattin Kemah, Bilge Bilgic, Bahar Ceyran, Korhan Ozkan 205-207
Total views: 50

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