The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons offers a variety of articles including Standard Review, Orthopaedic Advances, Clinical Practice Guidelines and Appropriate Use Criteria. Another feature of the journal is On the Horizon From the ORS, offering brief, quarterly updates on basic science research presented by the Orthopaedic Research Society.



Access JAAOS (the yellow journal) for the latest in musculoskeletal education through clinical review journal articles.

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JAAOS Research, the green section, offers peer-reviewed, original scientific research within the JAAOS Yellow Journal.

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Access JAAOS Global Research & Reviews, the official open access journal of the AAOS.

Authors worldwide can submit  research articles, clinical trials, case reports and more.

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Join Andy Jensen, MD, for a free, monthly discussion of selected articles from the latest issue of JAAOS. Review the article and hear more on the topic directly from each author.





Explore a variety of interactive CME modules to test your orthopaedic learning based on JAAOS articles!

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