AOSIS invites all prospective authors to submit their latest research manuscripts to the South African Journal of Physiotherapy.
Journal Focus and Scope:
The South African Journal of Physiotherapy is the official scholarly refereed journal of the South African Society of Physiotherapy. It aims to publish original research and facilitate continuing professional development for physiotherapists and other health professions both nationally and internationally.
The journal is 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 welcome original research and reviews covering diverse topics in the field of physiotherapy. Topics of interest include:
- Advances in physiotherapy related to anatomy and physiology, exercise physiology, human biology, physics, biomechanics, kinesiology, neuroscience, clinical pathology and behavourial science.
- Prevention, screening, evaluation, diagnosis and prognosis.
- Ethics, plan of care, intervention techniques, and cultural approaches to achieving goals and outcomes.
DHET Accreditation and Indexing Services:
The journal is DHET accredited and is included in leading indexing services which include PubMed Central, SCOPUS, and Web of Science Other Coverage, Emerging Sources Citation Index, ESCI.
The journal has a double-blinded peer review process. Manuscripts are initially examined by editorial staff and are sent by the Editor-in-Chief to two expert independent reviewers, either directly or by a Section Editor. Read our full peer review process.
How To Submit Your Manuscript:
To contribute your latest research findings towards this publication, please visit sajp.co.za.
Authors can conveniently submit all manuscripts online. Please refer to the submissions procedure when submitting your original manuscripts. The submission guidelines include information about the types of articles received for publication and preparing a manuscript for submission.