News tagged with journal of bone and joint surgery
A new study in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) found that patients with herniated lumbar disc symptoms were significantly worse if the patients had symptoms for more than six months prior to treatment, compared to t ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 25, 2011 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 1
Study of Atomic-Bomb Survivors: Even lower levels of ionizing radiation exposure may lead to soft tissue cancers
In one of the largest and longest follow-up studies ever conducted to assess the effects of ionizing radiation upon the development of soft tissue sarcomas in humans, the investigators found that much lower levels than previously ...
Surgery Feb 11, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Patients who are dependent on opioids (narcotic pain relievers) for pain management before knee replacement surgery have much more difficulty recovering, a study recently published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) ...
Other Nov 11, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Patients with severe back pain who quit smoking report less pain than patients who continue to smoke
For years, research has shown a link between smoking and an increased risk for low back pain, intervertebral (spine) disc disease, and inferior patient outcomes following surgery. A new study, published in the December 2012 ...
Health Dec 05, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery is a peer reviewed medical journal in the field of orthopaedic surgery. First published in 1887 (as Transactions of the American Orthopedic Association), it acquired its current title in 1922 and is published by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc. in Needham, Massachusetts, USA.
In 1948 The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc. licensed the name of their journal to The British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery. The British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery has been publishing a British Volume of The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) ever since.
The American and British Volumes of JBJS are independent organizations. The two volumes do work together with regard to advertising and subscription sales as well as subscription processing, but the published contents of the two journals are completely different.
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, American Volume: ISSN 0021-9355, 12 issues per year published by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc., a not-for-profit organization. Two free Surgical Techniques supplements are included each year plus occasional additional supplements.
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, British Volume: ISSN 0301-620X, 12 issues per year, published in London by The British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery, a registered charity. Three or four free issues of the Orthopaedic Proceedings Supplement are included each year.
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