Open Access Policy

Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine and Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine - Clinical Communications are both immediately Open Access journals

Published articles are:

  • Peer reviewed
  • Immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download
  • Able to be reused in a number of different ways as defined by the CC BY-licence (see below)
  • Permanently preserved in our online archive
  • Linkage to CrossMark® showing the status of the present paper according to our policy

Creative Commons licence used: CC BY-NC
Creative Commons License
All articles are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.


  • Read, print and download
  • Redistribute or republish the final article (e.g. display in a repository)
  • Translate the article - for private use only and not for distribution
  • Download for text and data mining purposes
  • Reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works

Not allowed:

  • Sell or re-use for commercial purposes