Journal of Physical Therapy and Health Promotion
Journal of Physical Therapy and Health Promotion(PTHP)
ISSN:2376-1601(Print)
ISSN:2376-1636(Online)
Frequency: Annually
Website: www.bowenpublishing.com/pthp/

About the Journal

Journal of Physical Therapy and Health Promotion (PTHP) is an international, peer-reviewed journal aiming to promote the worldwide academic exchanges of physical therapy and health. Cutting-edge studies on physical, psychological, nutritional and technological approaches in the field of physical therapy and health promotion are highly welcomed. We would also welcome studies on less well-researched complementary therapies. Additionally, it publishes review papers and short papers on topics of physical therapy and health promotion.

Frequency: Annually
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Note

All accepted papers will be published free of charge for the authors.

Current Issue
Allied Health Professionals as Potential Partners in Oral Health Promotion and Primary Prevention: A Pilot Assessment of Physiotherapy students in Bangalore, India
Author: Shravanthi Manyam Seshasayee1, Vinodhini Krishna1, Charu Chitra Govindan1, Harikiran Govindaraju Arkalgud1
1.Department of Public Health Dentistry, D.A.P.M. R.V. Dental College and Hospital, No. CA-37, 24th Main Road, 1st Phase, J P Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560078, India
Abstract | References, Pub. Date: 2017- 12-31
DOI:10.18005/PTHP0501001

Benefits of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Versus Vibration Training to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients
Author: Mostafa Sayed Abdel-fattah1, Amr Almaz Abdel-aziem2
1.Department of Physical Therapy for Cardiovascular, Respiratory Disorders and Geriatrics, Faculty of Physical Therapy, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt
2.Department of Biomechanics, Faculty of Physical Therapy, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt
Abstract | References, Pub. Date: 2017- 12-31
DOI:10.18005/PTHP0501002

Nutritional Interventions in Age-related Loss of Muscle Function
Author: E. Paul Cherniack1, Heather F. Lee2
1.Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and the Miami VA Medical Center, 1201 NW 16 St, Miami, FL 33125, USA
2.University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1600 NW 10th Ave #1140, Miami, FL 33136, USA
Abstract | References, Pub. Date: 2017- 12-31
DOI:10.18005/PTHP0501003

Quadriceps Muscle Strength and Growth Motor Function in Children with Spastic Diplegic Cerebral Palsy
Author: Asmaa Osama Sayed1
1.Department of Physical Therapy for Paediatrics, Faculty of Physical Therapy, Cairo University, Egypt
Abstract | References, Pub. Date: 2017- 12-31
DOI:10.18005/PTHP0501004