Recent Advances in Arthroplasty (RAA)

RAA Orthro

Recent Advances in Arthroplasty (RAA) Impact Factor

Online ISSN: 2576-6716
Michael Tanzer (Editor-in-Chief), Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Serves as a premier international open access forum that brings together practicing orthopedic surgeons, researchers, and industry representatives to share information and promote new advances and challenges in arthroplasty.
Aims & Scope: Recent Advances in Arthroplasty (RAA) is a scholarly, peer-reviewed open access journal serves to accelerate scientific discoveries by publishing high standard scientific articles related to state-of-the-art technologies and surgical techniques in arthroplasty and treatment of its complications, including those dealing with prosthetic design, biomechanics, bio-materials, metallurgy, and biologic response to arthroplasty materials in vivo and in vitro.
RAA publishes manuscripts on different types of Arthroplasty such as Minimally invasive joint replacement surgery, Hip replacement, Knee replacement, Shoulder replacement, Reverse total shoulder replacement. The RAA journal combines the interests of researchers and clinical practitioners across orthopedic surgery, rehabilitation medicine, physical therapy, and bio-medical engineering to advance joint replacement technology by promoting rigorous, fair, and constructive evaluation of all submitted articles.
RAA welcomes original scientific research, reviews, commentaries, editorials, case reports, technique papers, new technology updates, and letters to the editor. Original research papers must report well-conducted research with conclusions supported by the data presented in the paper as well as new technological advances and current controversies in the fields of hip and knee replacement surgery.
Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License(, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by RAA, is properly cited.


Manuscript Turn around time

In-House Review: 1-2 days
External Peer Review: 2 weeks(i.e., initial editorial decision is approximately 2 weeks after the Submission)
Revision time: 1-2 weeks
Formal Publication: within a week after being accepted. Hence the turn around time for publishing the manuscript is about 27-31 days.


Featured Articles

Surgical Alteration of the Coronal and Axial Knee Alignment During TKA Correlates with Reduced Patient Reported Outcomes

A Technique for Accurate Kinematic Validation of a Subject Specific TKA Model

Treatment Options for Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Osteoarthritis with an Update to the ArpeTM Prosthesis.

Bilateral Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusions after Simultaneous Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty.

Risk Factors for Mixed Genus Infection in 579 Primary Hip and Knee Arthroplasties Revised for Periprosthetic Infection: A Study Using the National Joint Registry Dataset.

Are all total Movement Disorders the Same? Total Joint Arthroplasty in Patients with Tardive Dyskinesia and Parkinson’s Disease in the National Inpatient Sample 2000-2013.

Total Hip and Total Knee Arthroplasty in a Case-Series of Patients with Tardive Dyskinesia.