Editors’ Picks

Our editorial team has carefully curated a collection of articles that we believe showcase the most exciting and innovative research published in JEO.

From groundbreaking studies on new surgical techniques and implant materials, to cutting-edge discoveries in the fields of biomechanics and regenerative medicine, our Editors’ Picks highlight the best of the best from our publication.

We hope you find our Editors’ Picks both informative and engaging, and we encourage you to explore our full range of articles to discover even more exciting research in the field of orthopaedics.

Yuichi Hoshino, JEO Associate Editor, MD, PhD, Kobe University, Japan

Harato K, Iwama Y, Kaneda K, Kobayashi S, Niki Y, Nagura T. Pain detect questionnaire and pain catastrophizing scale affect gait pattern in patients with knee osteoarthritis. J Exp Orthop. 2022 Jun 7;9(1):52. doi: 10.1186/s40634-022-00492-w



Dr Hoshino commented that this study clearly demonstrated how subjective pain affected the knee movement. The relationship between pain and movement is fairly understandable but has not been well examined.

The study be Harato et al. might pave the way to further studies about the relationship between subjective assessments and physical movements.