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'Arthritis’ is a free medical journal that addresses the cellular and molecular mechanisms of arthritis which updates the knowledge of advanced clinical care for the betterment of the human life.
Journal of Arthritis, is one of the top most open access publishers that includes a wide range of fields such as Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Knee Anthroscopy, Total Hip replacement, Still's Disease, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Ankylosing Spondilytis, Knee Replacement, Synovial Fluid, Joint Replacement, Arthritis Surgery, Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, Fibromyalgia, Fibromyalgia Symptoms, Shoulder joint replacement surgery, Total Shoulder substitution, Rheumatoid Foot Reconstruction, Spinal Fusion, Knee Osteoarthritis etc. to create a platform for the authors to make their contribution towards the journal.
It is an Open Access scholarly journal publishes the most complete and reliable source of information on the discoveries and current developments in the mode of original articles, review articles, case reports, short communications, etc. in all areas of the field and making them freely available through online without any subscriptions.
This peer reviewed medical journal uses Editorial Manager System for online manuscript submission, review and tracking. Editorial board members of Journal of Arthritis or outside experts review manuscripts; at least two independent reviewers approval followed by Editor approval is required for acceptance of any citable manuscript.
Arthritis is also referred as Joint pain. Joint pain influences the musculoskeletal framework, particularly the joints. It is the fundamental driver of handicap among individuals more than fifty-five years old in diverse parts of the world. A joint is a zone of the body where two bones meet. Joint capacities to permit development of the body parts it unites. Joint pain truly implies irritation of one or more joints. Joint inflammation is as often as possible joined by joint torment. Joint torment is alluded to as arthralgia. In straightforward definition Arthritis is a typical condition that causes agony and aggravation in a joint.
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an immune system sickness in which your body's insusceptible framework “which ensures your wellbeing by ambushing remote substances like microbes and infections “ erroneously strike your joints. About 1.5 million individuals in the United States have rheumatoid joint inflammation (RA). RA most generally starts between ages 30 and 60.
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis also known as Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA). It's not known precisely what causes JIA in children. Examination demonstrates that it is an immune system sickness. In immune system illnesses, white platelets can't differentiate between the body's own particular sound cells and germs like microbes and infections. The safe framework, which should shield the body from these destructive trespassers, rather discharges chemicals that can harm sound tissues and reason aggravation and torment.
Ankylosing spondylitis is a type of joint inflammation that influences the spine. Ankylosing spondylitis side effects incorporate agony and solidness starting from the neck to the lower back. The spine's bones (vertebrae) may develop or intertwine, bringing about an unbending spine. Ankylosing spondylitis influences something like 0.1% to 0.5% of the grown-up populace.
Total hip replacement is extremely effective at relieving pain and restoring function as well as range of motion. But, it is an artificial joint and should be performed only if other "joint saving" procedures are not appropriate. Fusion makes the hip permanently stiff by obliterated the joint via bone bridging across the joint.
Knee replacement surgery also known as knee arthroplasty. Knee replacement is surgery for people with severe knee damage. Knee replacement can relieve pain and allow you to be more active. During knee replacement, a surgeon cuts away damaged bone and cartilage from your thighbone, shinbone and kneecap and replaces it with an artificial joint made of metal alloys, high-grade plastics and polymers.
The synovial membrane is the inner membrane of tissue that lines a joint. The synovial membrane secretes synovial fluid which serves to lubricate the joint.
Joint replacements are the most common form of surgery for arthritis, with hip and knee replacements the most popular. Ankles, shoulders, elbows, wrists and fingers can also be replaced.
Temporomandibular disorder (TMD) is a problem affecting the 'chewing' muscles and the joints between the lower jaw and the base of the skull. It's been estimated that up to 30% of adults will experience TMD at some point in their lives.
Symptoms of Fibromyalgia include Chronic muscle pain, muscle spasms, or tightness, Sensitivity to one or more of the following: odors, noise, bright lights, medications, certain foods, and cold and A feeling of swelling (without actual swelling) in the hands and feet.
Shoulder replacement surgery was initially performed in the United States in the 1950s to treat extreme shoulder cracks. Through the years, shoulder joint substitution now is utilized for some other terrible states of the shoulder, for example, diverse manifestations of joint inflammation.
Total shoulder substitution, otherwise called aggregate Shoulder Arthroplasty (TSA), is a hugely effective method for treating the extreme agony and solidness that frequently come about at the end phase of different types of joint pain or degenerative joint sickness of the shoulder joint.
Rheumatoid foot and ankle reconstruction surgery comprises of an assortment of reconstructive surgeries to adjust harm brought on by rheumatoid joint pain of the foot and lower leg. Rheumatoid joint inflammation is a ceaseless sickness that assaults joints everywhere throughout the body, bringing on aggravation and crippling torment.
Spinal fusion is utilized principally to wipe out the agony created by irregular movement of the vertebrae by immobilizing the flawed vertebrae themselves, which is typically brought on by degenerative conditions. In any case, spinal combination is additionally the favored approach to treat most spinal deformations, particularly scoliosis and kyphosis.
Osteoarthritis is the most well-known kind of joint inflammation and portrays the degeneration of the joints. Knee osteoarthritis is the most widely recognized type of osteoarthritis influencing 50% of individuals matured 65 or more. Whilst most experience moderately mellow manifestations, for one in ten individuals, their knee agony and joint solidness are incapacitating.
*Unofficial 2015 Journal Impact Factor was established by dividing the number of articles published in 2013 and 2014 with the number of times they are cited in 2015 based on Google search and the Scholar Citation Index database. If 'X' is the total number of articles published in 2013 and 2014, and 'Y' is the number of times these articles were cited in indexed journals during 2015 then, impact factor = Y/X