Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy
|J. Man. Manip. Ther.|
|Edited by||Jean-Michel Brismée|
|Frequency||5 issues per year|
The Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy is a quarterly peer-reviewed medical journal covering the field of orthopaedic manual therapy, including clinical research, therapeutic practice, and academic training. It is the official journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists, the Australian Association of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists, and the New Zealand Manipulative Physiotherapists Association. It was established in 1992 and is currently published by Taylor & Francis. The current editor-in-chief is Jean-Michel Brismée, PT, ScD, who is Professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. He was preceded by John Medeiros, Peter Huijbregts, Chad Cook and Dan Vaughn.
The Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy is an international peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the publication of high quality original research, systematic reviews/meta-analyses of the literature and case reports that contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of musculoskeletal science, manipulative therapy, clinical research, and therapeutic practice. The journal publishes manuscripts that add to the evidence on diagnostics and patient management processes in musculoskeletal care.
Areas of interest include:
•Studies focusing on mechanical diagnosis and therapy (MDT)
•Thrust and non-thrust manipulation
•Neurodynamic assessment and treatment
•Diagnostic accuracy and classification
•Manual therapy-related interventions
•Clinical decision-making processes
•Understanding clinimetrics for the clinician
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in
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