Paper of the Year 2020
Publication date: January 2021Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 67, Issue 1Author(s): (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - January 1, 2021 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Lung ultrasound has greater accuracy than conventional respiratory assessment tools for the diagnosis of pleural effusion, lung consolidation and collapse: a systematic review
Publication date: January 2021Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 67, Issue 1Author(s): Louise Hansell, Maree Milross, Anthony Delaney, David H Tian, George Ntoumenopoulos (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - January 1, 2021 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Students achieve comparable performance scores for clinical placements in public and private sectors: a longitudinal observational study
Publication date: January 2021Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 67, Issue 1Author(s): Vidya Lawton, Taryn M Jones, Catherine M Dean (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - January 1, 2021 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: A home-based standing frame program may improve motor function in people with progressive multiple sclerosis [synopsis]
Publication date: January 2021Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 67, Issue 1Author(s): Prudence Plummer (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - January 1, 2021 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Appraisal of Clinical Practice Guideline: Physiotherapy for cystic fibrosis in Australia and New Zealand
Publication date: January 2021Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 67, Issue 1Author(s): Leanne M Johnston (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - January 1, 2021 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Research Note: Diagnostic test accuracy studies
Publication date: January 2021Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 67, Issue 1Author(s): Arianne Verhagen, Mark Hancock (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - January 1, 2021 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: High positive airway pressure could shorten the drainage period in haemothorax but not physiotherapy intervention
Publication date: January 2021Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 67, Issue 1Author(s): Marius Lebret, Guillaume Prieur, Tristan Bonnevie, Francis-Edouard Gravier, Yann Combret, Clément Medrinal (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - January 1, 2021 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

People with Parkinson's disease are more willing to do additional exercise if the exercise program has specific attributes: a discrete choice experiment
Publication date: Available online 24 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Serene S Paul, Colleen G Canning, Niklas Löfgren, Cathie Sherrington, Deborah C Lee, Julie Bampton, Kirsten Howard (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 26, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Multidisciplinary, exercise-based oncology rehabilitation programs improve patient outcomes but their effects on healthcare service-level outcomes remain uncertain: a systematic review
Publication date: Available online 24 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Amy M Dennett, Mitchell Sarkies, Nora Shields, Casey L Peiris, Cylie Williams, Nicholas F Taylor (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 26, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Physiotherapy management of neck pain
Publication date: Available online 24 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Arianne P Verhagen (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 26, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Advanced telehealth technology improves home-based exercise therapy for people with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review
Publication date: Available online 24 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Tristan Bonnevie, Pauline Smondack, Mark Elkins, Benoit Gouel, Clément Medrinal, Yann Combret, Jean-François Muir, Antoine Cuvelier, Guillaume Prieur, Francis-Edouard Gravier (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 26, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: A home-based standing frame program may improve motor function in people with progressive multiple sclerosis [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 14 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Deborah Backus (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 16, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: A program of functional electrical stimulation cycling, goal-directed training and adapted cycling improves gross motor function in children with cerebral palsy [synopsis]
Publication date: Available online 14 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Alicia Spittle (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 16, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: Re: de Oliveira et al
Publication date: Available online 14 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Steve Karas, Brett Windsor (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 16, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: Physiotherapy improved pain and functional disability more than glucocorticoid injection in people with knee osteoarthritis [synopsis]
Publication date: Available online 13 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Britt Elin Øiestad (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 14, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: Physiotherapy improved pain and functional disability more than glucocorticoid injection in people with knee osteoarthritis [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 13 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Italo Ribeiro Lemes, Rafael Zambelli Pinto (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 14, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: Reply to Karas and Windsor
Publication date: Available online 11 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Leonardo Oliveira Pena Costa, Ronaldo Fernando de Oliveira (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 13, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: Reply to Lebret et al
Publication date: Available online 11 December 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Elinaldo da Conceição Dos Santos, Juliana de Souza da Silva, Marcus Titus Trindade de Assis Filho, Marcela Brito Vidal, Moisés de Castro Monte, Adriana Cláudia Lunardi (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 13, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

The role of the physiotherapist in treating survivors of sexual assault
Publication date: Available online 30 November 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Janine Stirling, K Jane Chalmers, Lucy Chipchase (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 1, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Elbow, wrist and hand disorders
Publication date: Available online 30 November 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Jesús Blanquero, Mark R Elkins (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - December 1, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: A program of functional electrical stimulation cycling, goal-directed training and adapted cycling improves gross motor function in children with cerebral palsy [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 24 November 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Noula Gibson (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - November 25, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: Functioning assessment by the World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule 2.0 – WHODAS
Publication date: Available online 24 November 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Shamyr Sulyvan Castro (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - November 25, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: Reply to Castro
Publication date: Available online 24 November 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Michelle Paton, Rebecca Lane (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - November 25, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

People considering exercise to prevent low back pain recurrence prefer exercise programs that differ from programs known to be effective: a discrete choice experiment
Publication date: October 2020Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 66, Issue 4Author(s): Giovanni E Ferreira, Kirsten Howard, Joshua R Zadro, Mary O'Keeffe, Chung-Wei Christine Lin, Chris G Maher (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 24, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Clinimetrics: Photograph Series of Daily Activities – Short Electronic Version (PHODA-SeV)
Publication date: Available online 20 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Crystian B Oliveira, Rafael Z Pinto (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 21, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: In people with chronic oedema of the leg and cellulitis, compression therapy is more effective at reducing recurrence of cellulitis than conservative treatment [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 21 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Vincent Singh Paramanandam (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 21, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: In people with chronic oedema of the leg and cellulitis, compression therapy is more effective at reducing recurrence of cellulitis than conservative treatment [synopsis]
Publication date: Available online 21 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Vinicius Cavalheri (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 21, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

A consumer co-created infographic improves short-term knowledge about physical activity and self-efficacy to exercise in women with gestational diabetes mellitus: a randomised trial
Publication date: Available online 14 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Anne L Harrison, Nicholas F Taylor, Helena C Frawley, Nora Shields (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 15, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Bobath therapy is inferior to task-specific training and not superior to other interventions in improving lower limb activities after stroke: a systematic review
Publication date: Available online 14 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Katharine Scrivener, Simone Dorsch, Annie McCluskey, Karl Schurr, Petra L Graham, Zheng Cao, Roberta Shepherd, Sarah Tyson (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 15, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Resistance training leads to large improvements in strength and moderate improvements in physical function in adults who are overweight or obese: a systematic review
Publication date: Available online 14 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Samuel T Orange, Leigh A Madden, Rebecca V Vince (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 15, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Feedback-guided exercises performed on a tablet touchscreen improve return to work, function, strength and healthcare usage more than an exercise program prescribed on paper for people with wrist, hand or finger injuries: a randomised trial
Publication date: Available online 14 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Jesús Blanquero, María-Dolores Cortés-Vega, Pablo Rodríguez-Sánchez-Laulhé, Berta-Pilar Corrales-Serra, Elena Gómez-Patricio, Noemi Díaz-Matas, Alejandro Suero-Pineda (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 15, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

The role of physiotherapists in smoking cessation
Publication date: Available online 6 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Nia Luxton, Julie Redfern (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 8, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Physiotherapists may improve management of knee osteoarthritis through greater psychosocial focus, being proactive with advice, and offering longer-term reviews: a qualitative study
Publication date: Available online 6 October 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Pek Ling Teo, Kim L Bennell, Belinda J Lawford, Thorlene Egerton, Krysia S Dziedzic, Rana S Hinman (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - October 8, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: Reply to Hadidi et al
Publication date: Available online 25 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Vanitha Arumugam, Joy C MacDermid (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 27, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Correspondence: Upper Extremity Functional Index
Publication date: Available online 25 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Mohammad Hadadi, Samaneh Ebrahimi, Mohadeseh Sarvestani, Maryam Mozafari (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 27, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Clinimetrics: The Revised Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire
Publication date: Available online 25 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Michael Lee (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 27, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: Physical therapy was noninferior to partial meniscectomy for improving knee function in patients with nonobstructive meniscal tears [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 23 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Jonas Bloch Thorlund (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 25, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: Tailored prescription of digitally enabled rehabilitation may improve mobility, but not physical activity, in geriatric and neurological rehabilitation [synopsis]
Publication date: Available online 23 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Prudence Plummer (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 25, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: Tailored prescription of digitally enabled rehabilitation may improve mobility, but not physical activity, in geriatric and neurological rehabilitation [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 23 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Catherine M Said (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 25, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Research Note: Causal inference
Publication date: Available online 23 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Robert D Herbert (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 25, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Call for applications for the Journal of Physiotherapy Editorial Fellowship
Publication date: Available online 15 September 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - September 16, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Clinimetrics: Assessing functional disability in children and adolescents
Publication date: Available online 26 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Hayley B Leake, G Lorimer Moseley (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 27, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Clinimetrics: Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE)
Publication date: Available online 25 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Charis X Xie, Gustavo C Machado (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 27, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: In people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, initiation of nocturnal non-invasive ventilation at home is non-inferior to initiation during a hospital admission [synopsis]
Publication date: Available online 25 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Vinicius Cavalheri (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 27, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically Appraised Paper: A virtual reality education intervention prior to chest radiology for children reduces child distress related to the procedure and improves parent satisfaction [synopsis]
Publication date: Available online 25 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Alicia Spittle (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 27, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: Physical therapy was noninferior to partial meniscectomy for improving knee function in patients with nonobstructive meniscal tears [synopsis]
Publication date: Available online 23 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Britt Elin Øiestad (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 24, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: In people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, initiation of nocturnal non-invasive ventilation at home is non-inferior to initiation during a hospital admission [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 23 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Anne Holland (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 24, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Critically appraised paper: A virtual reality education intervention prior to chest radiology for children reduces child distress related to the procedure and improves parent satisfaction [commentary]
Publication date: Available online 23 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Narelle Cox (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 24, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Readers' Choice Award 2019
Publication date: July 2020Source: Journal of Physiotherapy, Volume 66, Issue 3Author(s): (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 13, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research

Appraisal of Clinical Practice Guideline: 2018 update of the EULAR recommendations for the management of hand osteoarthritis
Publication date: Available online 4 August 2020Source: Journal of PhysiotherapyAuthor(s): Armaghan Dabbagh, Joy C MacDermid (Source: Journal of Physiotherapy)
Source: Journal of Physiotherapy - August 5, 2020 Category: Physiotherapy Source Type: research