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Sports Medicine and      Musculoskeletal Disorders

Calling for submissions for the 2022 volume for the following article types: Original Research, Study Characteristics, Clinical Studies, Systematic Reviews, Reviews, Mini Reviews, Case Series, and Commentaries

In the Sports Medicine & Musculoskeletal Disorders section, we consider for publication the latest advances in:



Exercise medicine


Fracture surgery

Pediatric orthopedics

Fragility fractures

Performance medicine

Hip surgery

Sports medicine / Sports surgery

Knee surgery

Trauma surgery


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Annals of Medicine

Q1 Impact Factor Best Quartile

Two-Year Impact Factor 4.709
Five-Year Impact Factor 4.554

CiteScore 7.2

PubMed Central® and MEDLINE® Indexed

Editorial Board Member for Annals of Medicine

Meet the Section Editor

Nicola Maffulli MD, MS, PhD, FRCP, FRCS(Orth); Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, University of Salerno, Italy; Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine, Mile End Hospital, England; School of Pharmacy and Bioengineering, Keele University Faculty of Medicine, England

The most highly cited author in Orthopaedics, Professor Maffulli is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Surgeons. He has published more than 1,200 peer reviewed articles in scientific journals and 12 books, and has described more than 40 new surgical techniques in the field of knee, foot and ankle, fracture and sports surgery. Many have now become the standard of practice in these fields. A keen free style wrestler and judo player in his younger day, his dream of going to the Olympics was granted in London: he organised the medical services for the judo and wrestling tournaments at the London 2012 Olympics.

Why is Annals of Medicine the best publication for your research?

Fully open access, general medical journal publishing articles under a CC BY license, allowing maximum sharing and reuse of articles to our international readership;

Publishing all scientifically valid research, including reporting of negative and null data, from translational to clinical research in all disciplines and therapy areas;

Led by an international editorial team of subject experts who ensure a constructive and rigorous peer review process;

Your research is promoted via a tailored, multi-channel approach to maximize visibility, readership and impact.

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