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The South African Journal of Physiotherapy is the official voice of the South African Society of Physiotherapy and aims to reflect physiotherapy in Africa. It is an academic research-orientated publication that publishes original research, theory, and/or best practice related to physiotherapy or rehabilitation.

Editor-in-Chief: Aimée Stewart, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Associate Editor: Josè Frantz, University of the Western Cape, South Africa

Financial support and affiliation: South African Society of Physiotherapy (South Africa).

Now indexed in the Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers, Level 1

All articles published by the journal will now also be included in the Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers, Level 1. View the indexing services where the journal is listed here.

Latest articles

Original Research
Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs on contributing factors among low back pain patients attending outpatient physiotherapy treatment in Malawi
Nesto Tarimo, Ina Diener
Vol 73, No 1 (2017), 8 pages
Published: 2017-10-31

Original Research
The relationship between physical fitness and community participation in people with spinal cord injury
Linda Van Der Westhuizen, Diphale J. Mothabeng, Tshifhiwa M. Nkwenika
Vol 73, No 1 (2017), 5 pages
Published: 2017-10-26

Original Research
An electromyographic study of abdominal muscle activity in children with spastic cerebral palsy
Saviour Adjenti, Graham Louw, Jennifer Jelsma, Marianne Unger
Vol 73, No 1 (2017), 7 pages
Published: 2017-10-20


ISSN: 0379-6175 (print) | ISSN: 2410-8219 (online)

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