15 Items

Case reports

Case reports describe interesting or unusual cases and provide clinical insight into patient care. The generally accepted format for a case report includes a title, introduction/background, case, discussion, conclusion and references. Case reports undergo a double-blind peer review process prior to acceptance.

Word count

Maximum 1000 words; include subheadings (Background or Introduction, Case, Discussion 
and Conclusion)

Abstract

Not required; include 3–5 keywords.

Figures/tables

Maximum 3; these do not contribute to the word count

References

Maximum 10

 

Case series

Case series describe interesting or unusual cases involving one to five patients in similar situations and provide clinical insight into patient care, such as strategies for treatment and management where applicable. The generally accepted format for a case series includes a title, introduction/background, case, discussion, conclusions and references. Case series undergo a double-blind peer review process prior to acceptance.

Word count

Maximum 1500 words; include subheadings (Background or Introduction, Case, Discussion 
and Conclusion)

Abstract

Maximum 100 words, unstructured; include 3–5 keywords

Figures/tables

Maximum 5; these do not contribute to the word count

References

Maximum 15

All Items

Conservative treatment of subcapital phalangeal fracture malunions

David McCombe, Brinkley K Sandvall, Christopher J Coombs
Abstract 53 | PDF Downloads 47 HTML Downloads 46

Page 47-49

Ethical dilemmas in the surgical management of body integrity identity disorder

Nicholas Tang, Nicholas Burgess, Hye-Sung Park, Anand Ramakrishnan
Abstract 269 | PDF Downloads 121 HTML Downloads 199

Page 73-75

Large-volume liposuction in acquired partial lipodystrophy

Yasiru Gehan Karunaratne, Marc Langbart, Jerry R Greenfield, James Southwell-Keely
Abstract 167 | PDF Downloads 97 HTML Downloads 146

Page 67-69

An unusual presentation of digital neurilemmoma: a case report

Olivia Perotti, Fraser Gilmour
Abstract 280 | PDF Downloads 153 HTML Downloads 106

Page 103-105

Fibular epiphyseal transfer: the peroneal vessels revisited

Adrian D Murphy, Christopher J Coombs
Abstract 261 | PDF Downloads 131 HTML Downloads 101

Page 100-102

Palmaris profundus causing carpal tunnel syndrome: a rare anatomical variant

Tam Thanh Quinn, Dean White
Abstract 196 | PDF Downloads 130 HTML Downloads 152

Page 70-72

Frostbite following cryolipolysis: a case report

Patricia Jane Terrill, Kin Seng Tong, Daniel Williams
Abstract 640 | PDF Downloads 245 HTML Downloads 316

Page 110-113

Thoracic osteomyelitis secondary to a complicated digital mucous cyst infection: a case report

Jake L Nowicki, Andrew Raymond, Phillip A Griffin
Abstract 250 | PDF Downloads 125 HTML Downloads 127

Page 103-105

Biodegradable temporising matrix for necrotising soft tissue infections: a case report

Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Edwin Morrison, Heather Cleland, Sophie Ricketts, Frank Bruscino-Raiola
Abstract 749 | PDF Downloads 443 HTML Downloads 2063

Page 106-109

Persistent median artery carpal tunnel syndrome: a case series and literature review

Jake L Nowicki, Alexander Macgregor Cameron, Philip Griffin, Quoc Tai Khoa Lam, Nicholas Marshall
Abstract 697 | PDF Downloads 296 HTML Downloads 363

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