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SPECIAL REPORT - 2017-04-04
Strengthening health-related rehabilitation services at national levels
Christoph Gutenbrunner, Jerome Bickenbach, John Melvin, Jorge Lains, Boya Nugraha

SPECIAL REPORT - 2017-01-31
World Health Organization Global Disability Action Plan: The Mongolian Perspective
Fary Khan, Bhasker Amatya, Baljnnyam Avirmed, Yoon Kyoung Yi, Batchimeg Shirmen, Geoff Abbott, Mary P. Galea

SPECIAL REPORT - 2017-01-27
Rehabilitation: The health strategy of the 21st century
Gerold Stucki, Jerome Bickenbach, Christoph Gutenbrunner, John Melvin

The increase of survival rate in many chronic diseases has led to the increase of people with non-communicable diseases worldwide. With this regard, strengthening and implementation of rehabilitation service in the health systems worldwide are urgent issue. Currently Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine has been working on a special issue entitle “Scaling-up rehabilitation as the worldwide health strategy of the 21st century”.

This special issue will be divided into two parts: Part 1 will cover several articles related to “Strengthening rehabilitation in health systems”. Part 2 will cover articles related to strengthening/implementation rehabilitation services within the health system of different countries.

Guest editors: Christoph Gutenbrunner, Jerome Bickenbach, John Melvin, Gerold Stucki
Managing editors/coordinators: Boya Nugraha, Kristian Borg
From current issue: 5 (49)
ORIGINAL REPORT
Rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury: A survey in 70 European neurotrauma centres participating in the CENTER-TBI study
Maryse C. Cnossen, Hester F. Lingsma, Olli Tenovuo, Andrew I.R. Maas, David Menon, Ewout W. Steyerberg, Gerard M. Ribbers, Suzanne Polinder
Objective: To describe variation in structural and process characteristics of acute in-hospital rehabilitation and referral to post-acute care for patients with traumatic brain injury across Europe. Design: Survey study, of neurotrauma centres. Methods: A 14-item survey about in-hospital rehabilitation and referral to post-acute care was sent to 71 neurotrauma centres participating in a European ...
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Volume 48, Issue 10
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High- and low-intensity exercise do not improve cognitive function after stroke: A randomized controlled trial
Ada Tang, Janice J. Eng, Andrei V. Krassioukov, Teresa S.M. Tsang, Teresa Liu-Ambrose
Volume 45, Issue 8
ORIGINAL REPORT - DOWNLOADS: 200
Health-related Quality of Life 12 months after severe traumatic brain injury: A prospective nationwide cohort study
Helene L. Soberg, Cecilie Roe, Audny Anke, Juan Carlos Arango-Lasprilla, Toril Skandsen, Unni Sveen, Nicole von Steinbüchel, Nada Andelic
Volume 45, Issue 4
SHORT COMMUNICATION - DOWNLOADS: 173
A comparison of neural mechanisms in mirror therapy and movement observation therapy
Jing Wang, Claire Fritzsch, Johannes Bernarding , Susanne Holtze, Karl-Heinz Mauritz, Maddalena Brunetti, Christian Dohle
2017-05-24
ORIGINAL REPORT
Low to moderate relationships between gait and postural responses in Parkinson disease
Ellen N. Sutter, Katie J. Seidler, Ryan P. Duncan, Gammon M. Earhart, Marie E. McNeely
2017-05-19
ORIGINAL REPORT
Practice patterns for spasticity management with phenol neurolysis
Jay Karri, Manuel F. Mas, Gerard E. Francisco, Sheng Li
2017-05-17
ORIGINAL REPORT
Epidemiological study of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in Eastern China
Yu Zheng, Yini Dang, Xiaojun Wu, Yan Yang, Jan D. Reinhardt, Chengqi He , Mansang Wong
2017-05-15
2017-05-12
SPECIAL REPORT
Evaluation of the topic lists used in two world Congresses (2015 and 2016) in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
Boya Nugraha, Tatjana Paternostro-Sluga, Othmar Schuhfried, Gerold Stucki, Franco Franchignoni, Lydia Abdul Latif, Julia Patrick Engkasan, Zaliha Omar, Christoph Gutenbrunner

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ISI Impact Factor 2 year IF: 1,683; 5 year IF: 2,455

An international peer-review journal published with at least 10 issues per year.

Topics: Functional assessment and intervention studies, clinical studies in various patient groups, methodology in physical and rehabilitation medicine, epidemiological studies on disabling conditions and reports on vocational and sociomedical aspects of rehabilitation.

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JRM is the offical journal of:

International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM)
UEMS European Board of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (EBPRM)
European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM)

JRM is published in association with:

European Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ESPRM)
Canadian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (CAPM&R)
Asia Oceania Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (AOSPRM)
Baltic and North Sea Forum for Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (BNFPRM)

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The European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine Award