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Journal profile

Journal of Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine welcomes research articles, review articles, methodologies, commentaries, case reports, perspectives, and short communications encompassing all aspects of Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine. This journal provides the latest developments in theoretical, experimental, and clinical investigations in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation for physiatrists and Rehabilitation researchers.

Editor spotlight

Editor-In-Chief, Dr. Fary Khan is a Specialist in Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, and Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). She has 20 years of experience in Neurological, Cancer and Trauma rehabilitation. She set up evidence-based specialized rehabilitation programs for specific conditions such as Multiple sclerosis, Guillain-Barre syndrome, stroke, oncology, musculoskeletal injuries and disaster management.

Special Issues

We currently have a number of Special Issues open for submission. Special Issues highlight emerging areas of research within a field, or provide a venue for a deeper investigation into an existing research area.

Latest Articles

Case Report May 30, 2024
Balloon Kyphoplasty for Chronic Compression Fracture: A Case Series

Melissa Scwhartz1, Komal Luthra1, Kevin Gilbert2, Pranamya Suri1, Scott Benkovic1, Akhil Chhatre1*

1Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA

2Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 Medical Center Dr, Nashville, TN 37232, USA

*Corresponding Author: Akhil Chhatre, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore, MD 21287, MD, USA.

Research Article May 10, 2024
Comparative Study to Assess the Effect of Gaze Stability Exercises and Perturbation Based Balance Exercises on Balance for Stroke Patients

Rakshith BR1* and Prem Kumar BN2

1Post-Graduate Student, Kempegowda Institute of Physiotherapy, Bengaluru

2Associate Professor, Kempegowda Institute of Physiotherapy, Bengaluru

*Corresponding Author: Rakshith BR, Post-Graduate Student, Kempegowda Institute of Physiotherapy, Bengaluru.

Case Report Mar 27, 2024
Shaving Skin at Grounding Pad Site to Avoid Skin Burns in Radiofrequency Ablation Procedures: A Case Report

Leah Goehring1, Charles Siegel2, Johnny Dang3, Pranamya Suri4 and Akhil Chhatre4*

1Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Worth, Texas, USA

2Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA

3Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore USA

4Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, MD, USA

*Corresponding Author: Akhil Chhatre, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

Case Report Dec 30, 2023
Intercepting Intracept: A Case Report of Idiopathic Arachnoiditis

Komal Luthra1, Yousef Darwish1, Stephen Ritter1, Nikhil Gopal2, Scott Benkovic1, Pranamya Suri1 and Akhil Chhatre1*

1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, USA

2Department of Transitional Medicine, Detroit Medical Center Sinai-Grace Hospital, USA

*Corresponding Author: Akhil Chhatre, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baltimore, USA.

Research Article Dec 25, 2023
Cognitive-behavioral Interventions in Occupational Therapy for Chronic Upper Limb Pain - A Qualitative Study

Alina Aschbacher1* and Martin Schusser2

1BSc, Occupational Therapist, Carinthia, University of Applied Sciences, Primoschgasse 8-10, 9020 Klagenfurt, Austria

2MSc, MEd, PhD, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, Primoschgasse 8-10, 9020 Klagenfurt, Austria

*Corresponding Author: Alina Aschbacher, BSc, Occupational Therapist, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, Primoschgasse 8-10, 9020 Klagenfurt, Austria.

Case Report Oct 19, 2023
Radiofrequency Ablation of Palmar Digital Branches of Ulnar Nerve in a Patient with Ulnar Neuropathy

Charles Siegel1, Leah Goehring2, Johnny Dang3, Pranamya Suri4 and Akhil Chhatre5*

1Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA USA

2Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Worth, Texas, USA

3Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore USA

4Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, USA

*Corresponding Author: Akhil Chhatre, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore, USA.

Case Report Oct 10, 2023
Pinealoma Masquerading as Post-Epidural Spinal Injection Dural Tear/Side Effect in a Patient with Chronic Back Pain

Sophia Salingaros1, Sruthi Potturi2, Samhita Bandaru2, Pranamya Suri3 and Akhil Chhatre3*

1Weill Cornell Medical College, 1300 York Ave, NY 10065, New York, USA

2The University of Texas at Dallas, 800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080, USA

3Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore, USA

*Corresponding Author: Akhil Chhatre, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore, USA.

Case Report Aug 30, 2023
Bipolar Radiofrequency Ablation for Neuropathic Pain in a Patient with a Morton Neuroma of Atypical Location

Sophia Salingaros1, Samhita Bandaru2, Sruthi Potturi2, Johnny Dang3, Nikhil Gopal3, Eric Muneio4, Pranamya Suri4 and Akhil Chhatre5

1Weill Cornell Medical College, 1300 York Ave, NY 10065, New York

2The University of Texas at Dallas, 800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080, USA

3Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St, Baltimore USA

4Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, MD, USA

*Corresponding Author: Akhil Chhatre, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, MD, USA.