Professor Yan Wang
Chief Surgeon of Department of Orthopedics, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China.
Prof Wang obtained his M.D. degree from Chinese PLA Medical School. He specializes in total joint arthroplasty of the hip and knee with numerous experiences. He is the Deputy Editor of Journal of Arthroplasty, Honorary Member of Hip Society and Founding Chairman of Arthroplasty Society in Asia (ASIA). Prof Wang is the president of Chinese Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons(CAOS) and the past President of Chinese Orthopedic
Association(COA). Up to now, Prof Wang has published 137 peer-reviewed SCI papers, including 108 papers entitled by the first authors and corresponding authors.
Defining a successful total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review of metrics of clinically important changes
Outpatient physical therapy bundled payment models are feasible for total hip arthroplasty patients: an evaluation of utilization, cost and outcomes
Early clinical and radiological outcomes of the new porous titanium shell in combination with locking screw in revision total hip arthroplasty
Increasing trend toward joint-preserving procedures for hip osteonecrosis in the United States from 2010 to 2019
Do we really need a surgery for hip fractures in elderly patients? Mortality rate and influencing factors
Infected hip prosthesis in patient with suspected Covid-19 infection
How well do elderly patients do after total knee arthroplasty in the era of fast-track surgery?
Reducing the risk of infection after total joint arthroplasty: preoperative optimization
Is methylmethacrylate toxic during pregnancy and breastfeeding?--- a systematic review
Aims and scope
Arthroplasty aims at publishing latest research advances and clinical developments in the management of joint diseases and recovery. The articles published are subjected to rigorous peer-review and the international editorial board is committed to maintaining high quality standard and providing efficient publishing experience.
Arthroplasty publishes original articles and reviews concerning joint replacement or the treatment of its complications, including clinical applications, surgical experience and prosthetic design. The journal will especially focus on the novel advances in the field of arthroplasty, including new technologies, biomaterials, prosthetic design etc.
About the Editor
Professor Yan Wang
Artificial intelligence in diagnosis of knee osteoarthritis and prediction of arthroplasty outcomes: a review
Lok Sze Lee, Ping Keung Chan, Chunyi Wen, Wing Chiu Fung, Amy Cheung, Vincent Wai Kwan Chan, Man Hong Cheung, Henry Fu, Chun Hoi Yan & Kwong Yuen Chiu
Review | 05 March 2022
Robotic-assisted unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: a review
Pei Liu, Fei-fan Lu, Guo-jie Liu, Xiao-hong Mu, Yong-qiang Sun, Qi-dong Zhang, Wei-guo Wang & Wan-shou Guo
Review | 02 May 2021
Development and internal validation of machine learning algorithms to predict patient satisfaction after total hip arthroplasty
Siyuan Zhang, Jerry Yongqiang Chen, Hee Nee Pang, Ngai Nung Lo, Seng Jin Yeo & Ming Han Lincoln Liow
Research | 02 September 2021
The direct anterior approach to the hip: a useful tool in experienced hands or just another approach?
John Realyvasquez, Vivek Singh, Akash K. Shah, Dionisio Ortiz III, Joseph X. Robin, Andrew Brash, Mark Kurapatti, Roy I. Davidovitch & Ran Schwarzkopf
Review | 02 January 2022
Obesity, preoperative weight loss, and telemedicine before total joint arthroplasty: a review
Michael W. Seward & Antonia F. Chen
Review | 04 January 2022
Arthroplasty has now been accepted for indexing in Scopus, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) and PubMed/PMC!
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Currently, the publication costs for Arthroplasty are covered by Arthroplasty Society in Asia so authors do not need to pay an article-processing charge (APC).
As of January 1, 2024, authors of articles accepted for publication in Arthroplasty will need to pay an APC. The APC for articles accepted in 2024 is €2190/£1890/$2690.
Special Issue Call for Papers
Total Knee Arthroplasty Biomechanics: Innovative Evidence
Edited by: Pier Francesco Indelli, Bernardo Innocenti
Factors influencing the outcome of total hip and knee arthroplasty
Edited by: Nicholas D. Clement, Chloe E. H. Scott
Contemporary Approaches In Total Hip Arthroplasty
Edited by: Sujith Konan
Management of PJI/SSI after Arthroplasty
Edited by: Li Cao, Javad Parvizi, Xiaogang Zhang, Xianzhe Liu, Wierd P. Zijlstra, Saad Tarabichi
Artificial Intelligence in Joint Arthroplasty
Edited by: Yan Wang, Quanbo Ji
Arthroplasty is affiliated with the Arthroplasty Society in Asia.
Annual Journal Metrics
0.431 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.5 - CiteScore
40 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
43 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)
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