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Current Editorial Board
Economics and Health Policy
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Foot and Ankle
Hand and Wrist
Hip and Knee
History of Orthopaedics
W. Norman Scott
Mobile and Wireless
Shoulder and Elbow
Paul J. Dougherty
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