About Prosthesis


Prosthesis (ISSN 2673-1592) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal on rehabilitation medicine. We welcome original research articles, reviews, communications and case reports, etc. There is no restriction on the length of the papers. Our aim is to promote the research and dissemination of new technologies in the field of rehabilitation medicine.


The coverage of the journal includes, but is not limited to, everything related to rehabilitation in humans or animals through the use of new technologies or advanced surgical techniques:

  • Limb prostheses (upper- and lower-extremity prostheses)
  • Prosthodontics (dental prostheses)
  • Visual prosthesis
  • Neuroprosthetics
  • Prostheses applied in other body parts
  • Cosmetic prostheses
  • Prosthetic materials
  • Customized prostheses made with CAD, 3D printing, and other techniques
  • Body-powered prostheses
  • Myoelectric prostheses
  • Robotic prostheses
  • Bone attachment and osseointegration
  • Design and manufacturing of prostheses

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Prosthesis is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Prosthesis will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2021 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


Reprints may be ordered. Please contact for more information on how to order reprints.

Announcement and Advertisement

Announcements regarding academic activities such as conferences are published for free in the News & Announcements section of the journal. Advertisement can be either published or placed on the pertinent website. Contact e-mail address is .

Editorial Office

Mr. Zach Pang
Managing Editor

For further MDPI contacts, see here.

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