NOF and the Acta Orthopaedica

Acta Orthopaedica ( is a non-profit, Open Access journal owned by the Nordic Orthopaedic Federation and the official publication of this federation. All articles, full-text, published since start 1930 are free and can be found via PubMed or at Taylor & Francis/Informa Health Care (search for Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica until 2004, thereafter Acta Orthopaedica). 
Acta is distributed by Taylor & Francis.
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Editor Acta Orthopaedica
Anders Rydholm 
Department of Orthopedics 
Lund University Hospital 
SE-221 85, Lund, Sweden 
Tel: +46 46 17 15 96
Fax: +46 46 18 44 54 

Editor's Report
Each year an Editor's Report is drafted. See the attached reports.


Acta Editor's Report 2013

Acta Editor's Report 2012

Acta Editor’s Report 2011

Acta Editor’s Report 2010

Acta Editor’s Report 2009

Acta Editor’s Report 2008

Acta Editor’s Report 2007

Acta Editor’s Report 2006

Acta Editor’s Report 2005

Acta Editor’s Report 2004

Acta Editor’s Report 2003

Acta Editor’s Report 2002


Congresses, Courses and Meetings

Coming events

Past events

  • NOF Congresses

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NOF Member Countries






  The Netherlands




Acta Orthopaedica, current issue
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Invitation for the General Assembly of the NOF Thursday June 14th, 4.45 PM, Reykjavik, Iceland
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Update Acta Orthopaedica 2018
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Registration open now! 59th NOF Congress 13-15 June 2018, Reykjavik, Iceland
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Registration is open: Spinal Instructional Course in Reykjavik, Iceland
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NOF Congress Grant for residents and young orthopaedic surgeons; submission period is closed
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NOF supports and facilitates Instructional Courses of member country societies
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