Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Science

Considering manuscripts for inaugural issue

  • About Journal
  • Focus & Scope
  • Editor in Chief
  • Editorial Board
  • Articles
  • Submit Manuscript
  • Article Processing Charges

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Science (PMRS) is an open access journal with comprehensive peer review policy that keeps physiatrists across the globe up-to-date on latest advancements in effective management processes in treating patients with complex disabilities. Researchers are welcome to submit their manuscripts in the form of original research, review articles, case reports, commentaries, mini-reviews etc. on emerging concepts, medical procedures, and points of view.

Our editorial board with prominent medical fraternity will undertake peer review process to assess the manuscripts submitted to journal and maintain the quality and integrity of the articles published. The first decision will be provided to authors approximately within 21 days from the date of submission.

Authors are requested to submit their manuscripts as an attachment to the editorial office at (or) online at submit manuscript

Articles published in physical medicine and rehabilitation science will be distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium provided the original work is properly cited.

Focus & Scope

The primary focus of the journal is to drive innovation that leads to exciting research outcomes in physiatry. This literature can be reused by fellow researchers and the medical community across the globe for future research. Topics of interest that will be covered by the journal includes but are not limited to

Medical Rehabilitation
  • Amputation and prosthetics
  • Burn rehabilitation
  • Cancer rehabilitation
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
  • Chronic pain management
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Disabilities of aging
  • Pain rehabilitation
  • Pediatric disabilities
  • Rehabilitation nursing
  • Sexual rehabilitation
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Urologic rehabilitation
  • Wound rehabilitation

  • Musculoskeletal Care
  • Back pain
  • Bone tumors
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Ergonomics
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot and ankle injury
  • Fractures
  • Joint injury and replacement
  • Knee injury
  • Orthopaedic rehabilitation
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Repetitive stress injuries
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sacroiliac joint dysfunction
  • Shoulder injury
  • Soft tissue injury

  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Dementia
  • Motor neuron disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Nerve dysfunction
  • Neuromuscular junction
  • Neuropsychology
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Radiculopathy
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic brain injury

  • PM&R Therapies & Treatment procedures
  • Acupuncture
  • Acupuncture
  • Aquatic Physical Therapy
  • Autologous stem cell treatments
  • Body mechanics training
  • Electrodiagnostic medicine
  • Internal medicine
  • Manual therapy
  • Massage therapy
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • NCS (nerve conduction studies)
  • Occupational therapy
  • Peripheral joint injections
  • Physical therapy
  • Platelet rich plasma injections
  • Prolotherapy
  • Recreational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Spinal therapeutics
  • Trigger point injections

  • Sports Injuries
  • Achilles tendonitis
  • Acromioclavicular separation
  • Biceps tendonitis
  • Concussion
  • DeQuervain’s tenosynovitis
  • Epicondylitis
  • Iliotibial band syndrome
  • Knee osteoarthritis
  • Medial & lateral epicondylitis
  • Rotator cuff pathology
  • Rotator cuff tendinopathy
  • Stress fractures
  • Turf toe

  • Other Specialized Rehabilitation's
  • Assistive technology
  • Geriatric rehabilitation
  • Hospice and palliative medicine
  • Improve outcomes following injury
  • Motor vehicle accident recovery
  • Pain management
  • Psychiatry
  • Regenerative rehabilitation
  • Work injury recovery
  • Editor in Chief

    Will be updated soon....


    Editorial Board

    Abdoulaye Diallo, Associate Professor, School of Rehabilitation Services and Counseling, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA

    Alaa Elzohry, Lecturer of Anesthesia, ICU and Pain Management, South Egypt Cancer Institute, Assiut University, Egypt

    Andy Wei-Ru Yao, Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology, San Francisco State University, USA

    Brun Jean Frederic, Director, Department of Clinical Physiology, University Hospital of Montpellier, France

    Carlos Alberto Kelencz, Research Professor, Department of Physical Education, Centro Universitário Estácio de São Paulo, Interlagos, Brazil

    Charles P. Sia, Chairman, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Gullas Medical Center, University of the Visayas, Philippines

    Diana L. Paz, Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Rehabilitation Services and Counseling, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA

    Eva Miller, Professor, School of Rehabilitation Services and Counseling, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA

    Frank HY Lai, Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

    Hao Liu, Professor of Physical Therapy, University of North Texas Health Science Center, USA

    Hironobu Ihn, Vice President, Kumamoto University Hospital, Japan

    Ivet Borissova Koleva, Professor, Specialist in Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine & in Neurology, Medical University of Sofia, Bulgaria

    James M. ODonohue, Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Alvernia University, USA

    Jong In Kim, Chairman, Institute for Longevity Sciences, Wonkwang University, South Korea

    Khue Nguyen, Project Scientist, Department of Medicine and Pediatric, University of California San Diego, USA

    Marcia Thompson, Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, Alvernia University, USA

    Meir Lotan, Associate Professor, Department of Physiotherapy, School of Health Sciences Ariel University, Israel

    Michele Vecchio, Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, University of Catania, Italy

    Muwafak Al-Eithan, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist, Prince sultan Military Medical City, Saudi Arabia

    Renata Pinjatela, Assistant Professor, Department of Motoric Disorders, Chronic Diseases and Art Therapies, University of Zagreb, Croatia

    Rene Gonzalez, Associate Professor, School of Rehabilitation Services and Counseling, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA

    Ryan Krzyzanowicz, Clinical Associate Professor, School of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Exercise and Nutrition Science, University at Buffalo – The State University of New York, USA

    Sayed Tantawy, Associate Professor, Department of Physiotherapy, College of Medical & Health Sciences, Cairo University & Ahlia University, The Kingdom of Bahrain

    Tomasz Wolny, Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiotherapy and Special Physiotherapy Methods, The Jerzy Kukuczka Academy of Physical Education, Poland

    Yafa Levanon, Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Israel

    Article in Press (Volume 1 Issue 1)

    • Open Access Research Article

      Analysis of Patient Outcomes When Applying the Mulligan Concept to Treat Recreational Dancers with Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

      Authored by: Ryan Krzyzanowicz, Frank Gargano, James May, and Alan Nasypany

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    • Open Access Research Article

      How Different Exercise Programs Affect Hip Abduction Joint Moment Over a Strength Curve: A Pilot Study

      Authored by: Curtis Kindel, Michael Brucker, Eloy Gonzalez-Litan, Tyler Michael, Morgan Onink, Kristin Reed, and Tyler Renninger

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    • Open Access Research Article

      Early Manipulation Under Anaesthesia for Limitation of Flexion Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Comparison Before and After Day 45 Post-Surgery

      Authored by: Dominique Saragaglia, Benoit Vibert, Vincent Morin, Julia Gaillot, Brice Rubens-Duval, and Régis Pailhé

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    • Open Access Review Article

      High-Intensity Interval Training: A New Fashion for An Old Suit for Patients with Chronic Diseases

      Authored by: Eduardo F. Silva, Bruno N. Fernandes, Luis Felipe R. Pinto, and Fernando T. Frajacomo

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    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Science 2190