Archives of Hand Surgery

Published by: Kowsar

Journal Information

Full Journal Title

Archives of Hand Surgery (AHS)


Iranian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH)



Publishing Approval

Minister's deputy office in press and publicity affairs of ministry of culture and Islamic guidance according to certificate as international monthly medical journal.

Aim & Scope

Archives of Hand Surgery (AHS) is an international, English language, peer-reviewed, and free access, and quarterly journal dealing with Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. The journal is published in printed form as well.
Archives of Hand Surgery (AHS) is an official international Journal of the Iranian society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH)
Archives of Hand Surgery (AHS) aims to encourage a better understanding of all aspects of Hand and Upper Extremity surgery. The journal accepts scientific papers including original research, review article, short communication, case report, and letter to the editor in all fields of bone, joint, musculoskeletal surgery and related researches.

Content Coverage

Archives of Surgery (AHS) will publish papers in all aspects of today`s modern hand surgery including: Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty, Sport Medicine, Microsurgery, Reconstruction, Pediatric hand surgery, Trauma, Tumor, Joint Rheumatic Disease, Skeletal Imaging, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation, and Basic Sciences (Biomechanics, Biotechnology, Biomaterial).

Abbreviation Title

ISO: Arch Hand Surg | JCR: Arch Hand Surg


Orthopaedics / Reconstructive Surgery / Microsurgery


Will be announced after the first issue published



Journal Country/Territory

IR Iran




Online: Open Access

Scientific Collaborators

University of welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences Orthopedic Research Center