Advance Research on Foot & Ankle
ISSN: 2688-6413
IF: 1.82

Welcome to Advance Research on Foot & Ankle — a cutting-edge, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to advancing the field of podiatry, orthopedics, and related disciplines. At ARFA Journal, we are committed to disseminating the latest research, innovations, and insights that contribute to the understanding, treatment, and care of foot and ankle conditions.


Our mission is to serve as a premier platform for researchers, clinicians, and professionals to share their expertise and discoveries in the realm of foot and ankle health. We aim to foster collaboration, encourage evidence-based practices, and drive the progress of medical science in this specialized domain.


Advance Research on Foot & Ankle Journal covers a wide spectrum of topics, including but not limited to:

  1. Biomechanics: Investigating the mechanical principles underlying foot and ankle function to enhance our understanding of gait, movement disorders, and orthotic interventions.

  2. Pathology and Treatment: Exploring the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of various foot and ankle conditions such as fractures, sprains, plantar fasciitis, diabetic foot complications, and more.

  3. Surgical Innovations: Highlighting novel surgical techniques, advancements in minimally invasive procedures, and post-operative care strategies for foot and ankle surgeries.

  4. Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy: Examining rehabilitation protocols, exercise programs, and physical therapy modalities that aid in the recovery and functional restoration of foot and ankle patients.

  5. Orthopedic Devices: Evaluating the efficacy of orthopedic devices such as prosthetics, braces, and custom footwear in improving mobility and quality of life for individuals with foot and ankle conditions.

  6. Clinical Studies: Presenting clinical trials and observational studies that provide valuable insights into the efficacy of different treatment approaches, patient outcomes, and long-term prognosis.

  7. Preventive Measures: Addressing preventive strategies and public health initiatives aimed at reducing the incidence of foot and ankle injuries and disorders.

Read More At Aims and Scope Page

Why Choose Our Journal:

  • Rigorous Peer Review: All submissions undergo a thorough peer review process by experts in the field, ensuring the highest scientific standards and integrity.

  • Interdisciplinary Approach: We welcome contributions from various disciplines, fostering cross-pollination of ideas and knowledge exchange.

  • Global Outreach: ARFA Journal has a global readership, allowing researchers and practitioners to share their work with an international audience.

  • Open Access: We believe in the open dissemination of knowledge. ARFA Journal offers open access to all published articles, promoting accessibility and collaboration.

  • Innovation and Progress: By publishing groundbreaking research and innovations, ARFA Journal contributes to the continuous advancement of foot and ankle care.

We invite researchers, clinicians, academicians, and all stakeholders in foot and ankle health to join us in our mission to propel the field forward. Together, we can improve patient outcomes, enhance clinical practice, and shape the future of foot and ankle research.

Indexing and Abstracting:

  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI) – Crossref.
  • Genamics – Journal Seek
  • Academic Keys
  • Research Bib - Academic Research Index
  • Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  • International Innovative Journal Impact Factor (IIJIF)
  • Open J-Gate
  • Directory of Journals indexing
  • NIH funded articles will be indexed in PubMed

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Advance Research on Foot & Ankle Journal

Dedicated to Excellence in Foot and Ankle Care

Note: This is a Peer-Reviewed Open Access Journal. All articles submitted to this journal will be published under the Attribution-ShareAlike CC BY-SA: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. With this license, readers can share, distribute, download, and even use the content for commercial purposes, as long as the original source is properly cited.