Global Journal of Surgery

ISSN (Print): ISSN Pending

ISSN (Online): ISSN Pending


Special Issue Call for Papers

Special Issue on Current Issues on Spinal Surgery

This special issue will bring to the reader what is most up-to-date in spinal surgery. It will include articles from all over the world and consider what is new on reconstructive surgery, rehabilitation, spinal trauma surgery, prosthetics and more.

About the issue

The scope of topics covered in the this issue include:

  • Spinal surgery, including:
  • Neuromuscular scoliosis;
  • Idiopathic scoliosis;
  • Trauma – advances in care and current development of strategies for preventing spinal cord injuries;

  • Rehabilitation in spinal diseases;
  • Biomechanical studies on spinal surgery;
  • Current development on prosthesis and implants;
  • Current techniques and further developments in spinal surgery;
  • Preventing complications in spinal surgery;
  • Exoskeletons: State of the art.

Important dates

Submission Deadline: December 31, 2014
Notification of Acceptance: January 31, 2015
Final Version Due: March 15, 2015
Special Issue Publishing Date: April 01, 2015

Chief Guest Editor

David Gonçalves Nordon
Hospital das Clínicas, Universidade de São Paulo

Guest Editor

Lucas Castrillon Carmo Machado
Hospital das Clínicas, Universidade de São Paulo

José Antonio Mancuso Filho
Hospital das Clínicas, Universidade de São Paulo

Submit your article now

Manuscripts should be submitted as an attached file to an e-mail directed to the Chief Guest Editor, David Gonçalves Nordon at the address: <>

or through the journal’s Paper Submission System.