About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Nepal Orthopaedic Association Journal (NOAJ) is a biannual journal, an official publication of Nepal Orthopaedic Association. NOAJ is a scientific bio-medical journal devoted to Clinical Orthopaedic which has the objective of providing opportunities for free exchange of ideas and information on health, health care system and medical education. All efforts are being made to make NOAJ into a standard journal and a forum from which the researches conducted in various disciplines in Clinical Orthopaedic, the reviews done, novel and unique cases which we encounter during our professional career can be made available to our readers. We strictly follow the guideline “Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals: Writing and Editing for Biomedical Publication” established by International Committee of Medical Journal Editors.

NOAJ will publish original research articles, case reports, review articles, brief communications, tips & techniques and letter to the editor from all areas of medicine.

Publication Frequency

The Journal is published twice a year in January and July.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Chief Editor:
Dr. Rabindra Lal Pradhan (KMCTH)

Executive Editor:
Dr. Amit Joshi (NAIHS)

Managing Editor:
Dr. Laxman Rijal (Private)
Dr. Rojan Tamrakar (PAHS)
Dr. Rishi Bista (NAMS)

Consultant Editors:
Dr. Binod Thapa (Nepal Gunj)
Dr. Arjun Lamichhane (TUTH)
Dr. Nabin Karna (Biratnagar)
Dr. Pashupati Chaudhary (BPKIHS)
Dr. Rajendra Sanjel Chhetri (Butwal)
Dr. Binod Bijukachhe (Kathmandu)
Dr. Sudip Man Vaidya (Chitawan)
Dr. Bharat Khatri (Pokhara)

Bio Statistical Advisor
Mr. Nagendra B Amatya

Prof. Dr. Ashok Kumar Banskota
Prof. Dr. Ram Kewal Shah

Layout & Design
Milan Chandra Khanal