Physical Therapy (PHYS THER )

Publisher: American Physical Therapy Association (1921- ), American Physical Therapy Association


Founded in 1921, Physical Therapy is the official publication of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and is an international, scholarly, peer-reviewed journal. Physical Therapy serves APTA members and other health care professionals by (1) documenting basic and applied knowledge related to physical therapy, (2) providing evidence for evidence-based practice in physical therapy, and (3) publishing a variety of research that is relevant to the field, diverse opinions that are based in scholarly arguments, and scientifically credible descriptive articles such as case reports. Physical Therapy, like the profession it serves, strives to enhance the health and well-being of all members of society.

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  • Website
    Physical Therapy website
  • Other titles
    Physical therapy
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  • Material type
    Periodical, Internet resource
  • Document type
    Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

American Physical Therapy Association

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    • Archiving status unclear
  • Conditions
    • Publisher will submit a copy of final published version to PubMed Central on behalf of NIH authors
    • Within 4 weeks of publication for release after 6 months from publication
    • Will work with authors of funding agencies requiring deposit in PubMed Central within 6 months.
  • Classification
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