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Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic surgery or orthopaedics, is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopaedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
1,414,442
Prior Five Years
250,176
Total Citations
Lifetime
22,359,542
Prior Five Years
1,889,712
Total Scholars
Lifetime
191,348
Prior Five Years
112,842

Institutional Rankings

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#1
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United Kingdom
#2
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#2
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#3
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#3
United Kingdom
#3
United States
#4
United States
#4
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#4
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#5
United States
#5
United States
#5
United States
#6
United States
#6
China
#6
#7
United States
#7
United States
#7
United States
#8
Sweden
#8
United States
#8
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#9
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#9
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#9
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#10
United States
#10
United States
#10
United States
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National Institutional Rankings

Publications and Citation History

Publications based on Top 20 Specialties

Scholars based on Top 20 Specialties

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