The authors of the journal’s 10 most oft-cited original research papers published in 2021-2022 have been awarded a certificate of publishing excellence. Read, cite and share these outstanding contributions.
top cited original CTI papers 21-22

Calcified Tissue International and Musculoskeletal Research is a leading peer-reviewed journal which publishes high-impact original research focusing on preclinical, translational, and clinical bone and musculoskeletal research.

The Journal Editors, Professor René Rizzoli and Professor Stuart Ralston are now pleased to announce the top 10 most impactful papers of 2021-2021. The authors of each of these outstanding papers have been recognized with certificates of publishing excellence. The Editors stated:

“We sincerely thank the contributing authors for their high-quality research papers, all of which have contributed to the journal’s increasing impact factor and status as a leading platform for state-of-the-art research.”

We invite you to read, cite and share these high-impact papers (all either open access or freely accessible until April 28, 2023): 


About Calcified Tissue International & Musculoskeletal Research
Calcified Tissue International & Musculoskeletal Research is a peer-reviewed journal which publishes original preclinical, translational and clinical research, and reviews concerning the structure and function of bone, and other musculoskeletal tissues in living organisms, as well as clinical studies of musculoskeletal disease. It includes studies of cell biology, molecular biology, intracellular signalling, and physiology, as well as research into the hormones, cytokines and other mediators that influence the musculoskeletal system. The journal also publishes clinical studies of relevance to bone disease, mineral metabolism, muscle function, and musculoskeletal interactions. 
2021 Impact Factor: 4.000; 5-Year Impact Factor: 4.227   

Editors in Chief: Stuart Ralston and René Rizzoli; Musculoskeletal Research Section Editor: Roger Fielding

About IOF
The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) is the world's largest nongovernmental organization dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis and related musculoskeletal diseases. IOF members, including committees of scientific researchers as well as more than 310 patient, medical and research organizations, work together to make fracture prevention and healthy mobility a worldwide heath care priority. @iofbonehealth