Physiotherapy (PHYSIOTHERAPY)

Publisher: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (Great Britain), Elsevier

Journal description

Physiotherapy aims to publish original research and facilitate continuing professional development for physiotherapists and other health professions worldwide. Dedicated to the advancement of physiotherapy through publication of research and scholarly work concerned with, but not limited to, its scientific basis and clinical application, education of practitioners, management of services and policy. We are pleased to receive articles reporting original scientific research, systematic or narrative reviews, educational, theoretical or debate articles, brief reports, case histories or single case studies. All papers should demonstrate methodological rigour. Physiotherapy is peer reviewed by an international panel.

Current impact factor: 1.91

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 1.911
2013 Impact Factor 2.106
2012 Impact Factor 1.57
2011 Impact Factor 1.558
2010 Impact Factor 0.641
2009 Impact Factor 0.773
2008 Impact Factor 0.561
2007 Impact Factor 0.452

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 2.03
Cited half-life 9.90
Immediacy index 0.31
Eigenfactor 0.00
Article influence 0.62
Website Physiotherapy website
Other titles Physiotherapy (Online)
ISSN 1873-1465
OCLC 60630130
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details


  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author can archive a post-print version
  • Conditions
    • Authors pre-print on any website, including arXiv and RePEC
    • Author's post-print on author's personal website immediately
    • Author's post-print on open access repository after an embargo period of between 12 months and 48 months
    • Permitted deposit due to Funding Body, Institutional and Governmental policy or mandate, may be required to comply with embargo periods of 12 months to 48 months
    • Author's post-print may be used to update arXiv and RepEC
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Must link to publisher version with DOI
    • Author's post-print must be released with a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives License
    • Publisher last reviewed on 03/06/2015
  • Classification

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