Scope of the journal

Physical Therapy is the treatment which uses therapeutic and specially designed exercises, evidence evaluation of patient and application of physical modalities for restoration of physical function and movement contrived by illness or disorder. Rehabilitation is the process of regaining one's strength after View More...
Original ResearchOpen Access

Concurrent validation of the tandem walk test as a measure of dynamic walking balance in a healthy population

Marc Robertson, Robert Gregory
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 12

ReviewOpen Access

Therapeutic heat and cold in cardiac rehabilitation

Riadh Habash, Mara Habash, Michelle El-Hage
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 11

Original ResearchOpen Access

Mechanical properties of water alter temporal parameters of human walking

Yoichiro Sato, Kenichi Murakami, Hiroyuki Fujisawa
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 10

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Perceptions of physiotherapists of their role in reducing pain and increasing, function, strength and flexibility in patients with Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

Konstantinos Papadopoulos, Russell Kabir, Dimitris Stasinopoulos
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 9

Original ResearchOpen Access

Learning musculoskeletal ultrasound

Signe Jensen, Finn Elkjær Johannsen
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 8

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A randomized comparison of supervised clinical exercise versus a home exercise program in patients with chronic low back pain

Tarek Ammar
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 7

ReviewOpen Access

Biomechanical parameters for gait analysis: a systematic review of healthy human gait

Mary Roberts, David Mongeon, Francois Prince
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 6

Original ResearchOpen Access

Effect of muscle energy technique in treating post-partum coccydynia: A randomized control trial

Heba Embaby, Salwa Elgendy, Marwa Esmael Hasanin
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 5

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The blood pressure response to foot reflexology adjunct to transcendental meditation training on postmenopausal hypertension

Ghada Ebrahim El-Refaye, Hany Farid Eid Morsy Elsisi
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 4

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Open-chain and closed-chain exercise regimes: an ultrasound investigation into the effects of exercise on the architecture of the vastus medialis oblique

Abdel R Elniel, Claire Robertson, Alban Killingback, Philip J Adds
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 3

Case reportOpen Access

Differential diagnosis and clinical decision-making in physical therapy: Case report of a complex dizzy patient

Eric G Johnson, Chethan Akkur Channe Gowda, Ahmad A Alharbi
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 2

Original ResearchOpen Access

Intra-Rater reliability of the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) amongst NHS Physiotherapists

Joe L Palmer, Andrew V Cuff, Melanie Lindley
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 4: 1

Original ResearchOpen Access

Clinical decision making regarding the use of vital signs in physical therapy

Virginia G Thistle, Allison L Basskin, Eric Shamus, Renee Jeffreys-Heil
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 3: 7

Original ResearchOpen Access

The relationship of weight-bearing and non-weight bearing ankle dorsiflexion to balance and gait performance in young and older adults

Elizabeth Norris, Emily Hubbuch, April Ford, Whitney Allen
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 3: 6

ReviewOpen Access

Lumbopelvic rhythm during trunk motion in the sagittal plane: A review of the kinematic measurement methods and characterization approaches

Milad Vazirian, Linda Van Dillen, Babak Bazrgari
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 3: 5

Case reportOpen Access

Two-week intensive locomotor training improves balance and mobility of a person with chronic incomplete C4 tetraparesis

Abby E Linford, Joseph C Wegley, Kathryn Blackadar, Geraldine Brunner-Lam, Rolando T Lazaro
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 3: 4

Original ResearchOpen Access

The effects of a 6 week dynamic core stability plank exercise program compared to a traditional supine core stability strengthening program on diastasis recti abdominis closure, pain, oswestry disability index (ODI) and pelvic floor disability index scores (PFDI)

Lori Maria Walton, Adislen Costa, Donna LaVanture, Sarah McIlrath, Brittney Stebbins
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 3: 3

Case reportOpen Access

Using symptoms to effectively dose therapeutic exercises for a female with multiple sclerosis after an acute exacerbation: A case report

Alexis Mielke, Rolando Lazaro, Gail Widener
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 3: 2

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Effect of vestibular adaptation exercises on chronic motion sensitivity: a randomized controlled trial

Danah Alyahya, Eric G Johnson, Noha S Daher, Shilpa B Gaikwad, Sukrut Deshpande, Tim K Cordett, Lisa Zidek
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 3: 1

Original ResearchOpen Access

Evaluation of anterior cruciate ligament reconstructed patients should include both self-evaluation and anteroposterior joint movement estimation?

Dario Santos, Fernando Massa, Franco Simini
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 2: 3

ReviewOpen Access

Post-surgical scar assessment in rehabilitation: a systematic review

Giorgio Ferriero, Silvia Di Carlo, Alexandre Ferriero, Ludovit Salgovic, Elisabetta Bravini, Francesco Sartorio, Stefano Vercelli
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 2: 2

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Pelvic pain, pelvic organ prolapse, urinary and colorectal distress incidence and relationship to quality of life and birth mode

Lori Maria Walton, Christine Abreu, Eliena Jeffus, Amy Trautwein, Shenya Xavier
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 2: 1

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Immediate positive effects of physical therapy on gait disturbance in patients with parkinson's disease

Naoki Wada, Makoto Sohmiya, Masayuki Tazawa, Yoko Ibe, Koichi Okamoto, Kenji Shirakura
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 1: 5

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Effect of high intensity interval training on diabetic obese women with polyneuropathy: a randomized controlled clinical trial

Nashwa Sayed Hamed, Neveen Ahmad Latif Abdel  Raoof
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 1: 4

Original ResearchOpen Access

Vertebral artery testing and differential diagnosis in dizzy patients

Adel Alshahrani, Eric G. Johnson, Tim K. Cordett
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 1: 3

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A preliminary reliability study of a qualitative scoring system of limb alignment during single leg squat

Adel Almangoush, Lee Herrington, Richard Jones
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 1: 2

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Assessment of the reliability of real time ultrasound scanning to measure the humeral head position in a number of glenohumeral joint positions

Alya H. Bdaiwi, Lee Herrington, Adel Almangoush, Tanya Anne Mackenzie, Stuart B Porter
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 1: 1

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Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Subject Areas

Rehabilitation, Sports Physical Therapy, Biomechanics for Rehabilitation, Neurorehabilitation, Trauma Rehabilitation, Neuroengineering, Electromyography, Clinical Rehabilitation, Disability and Rehabilitation, Stroke Rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Physical Medicine, Kinesiology, Paediatric physical therapy, Geriatric physical therapy, Psychoneuroimmunology.

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