Lo SCALPELLO Journal is the official journal of the Ortopedici Traumatologi Ospedalieri d’Italia (O.T.O.D.i.) and publishes original articles and clinical applications concerning the most recent news in the orthopedic field, as well as reviews of international literature, letters to the editor and congress posters. The journal is a training tool for the young specialist and an update for the most experienced orthopedist, who will find in it not only basic knowledge of the subject, but also new clinical pathways, innovative diagnostic frameworks and the description of the most recent methods of treatment. The journal publishes once a year a selection of contents of the annual Trauma Meeting Congress.

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