Aims and scope

Surgery and Medical Technologies is an open access journal dedicated to publishing high-quality papers that describe original research and innovation in all areas of medical technologies in relations with surgery. The journal is at the convergence between medical and engineering communities, and covers various fields of surgery, including but not restricted to orthopaedic surgery, cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, …

In addition to research and technology papers reporting innovative surgical devices and /or surgical technologies, including surgical instrumentation, innovative biomaterials, tissue engineered devices, imaging techniques and software used for surgery planning or surgical navigation, surgical robotic devices, Surgery and Medical Technologies also publishes review articles and papers dealing with issues such as methodologies for evaluation and quality assessment, ethics, education, safety and clinical outcome, cost and health policy, and broader issues related to impact that surgery and medical technologies have on patient and society.