BJPT is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers original research articles on topics related to the professional activity of physical therapy and rehabilitation, including clinical, basic or applied studies on the assessment, prevention, and treatment of movement disorders.
The Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy is now published by Elsevier: a step forward
Effectiveness of prophylactic non-invasive ventilation on respiratory function in the postoperative phase of pediatric cardiac surgery: a randomized controlled trial
Risk of falls in Brazilian elders with and without low back pain assessed using the Physiological Profile Assessment: BACE study
Is handgrip strength normalized to body weight a useful tool to identify dynapenia and functional incapacity in post-menopausal women?
Profile of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease classified as physically active and inactive according to different thresholds of physical activity in daily life
Acute effects of Expiratory Positive Airway Pressure (EPAP) on different levels in ventilation and electrical activity of sternocleidomastoid and parasternal muscles in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients: a randomized controlled trial
Ultrasound imaging in women's arm flexor muscles: intra-rater reliability of muscle thickness and echo intensity
Effects of functional and analytical strength training on upper-extremity activity after stroke: a randomized controlled trial
Factors associated with attitudes and beliefs of elders with acute low back pain: data from the study Back Complaints in the Elders (BACE)
New version of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory (PEDI-CAT): translation, cultural adaptation to Brazil and analyses of psychometric properties
External rotation elastic bands at the lower limb decrease rearfoot eversion during walking: a preliminary proof of concept
The evolving role of physical therapists in the long-term management of chronic low back pain: longitudinal care using assisted self-management strategies
Effects of comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation on functional capacity and cardiovascular risk factors in Brazilians assisted by public health care: protocol for a randomized controlled trial