Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine aims to be a leading worldwide forum for research in physical and rehabilitation medicine, aiming to increase knowledge in evidence-based clinical rehabilitation. Contributions from all parts of the world and from different professions in rehabilitation are encouraged. It is the official journal of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM), the UEMS European Board of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (EBPRM), and the European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM) and also published in association with the 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) and Baltic and North Sea Forum for Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (BNFPRM).
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