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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 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.

Research Article Aug 12, 2023
Does a Multidisciplinary Pain Management Treatment Improve Sleep Quality in Patients with Chronic Widespread Pain and Sleep Problems? Results from the AMS-Pain Cohort

Aleid de Rooij1,2*, Marike van der Leeden3,4, Leo D Roorda3, Marieke Rinkema3, Willemine Beuving3 and Joost Dekker4,5

1Basalt Rehabilitation Centre Leiden/The Hague, Department of Innovation, Quality and Research, Netherlands

2Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Department of Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, Leiden, Netherlands

3Amsterdam Rehabilitation Research Center, Reade, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

4Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Amsterdam UMC, Location Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

5Department of psychiatry, Amsterdam UMC Location Vrije Universiteit, Ametserdam, The Netherlands

*Corresponding Author: Aleid de Rooij, Basalt Rehabilitation Centre Leiden, The Hague, Department of Innovation, Quality and Research, The Netherlands, Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Department of Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, Leiden, Netherlands

Case Report Jul 8, 2023
Opioid Induced Adrenal Insufficiency Complicated by Adrenal Crisis-A Case Report

Larry A Osborne1, William J Naber II2* and Dorothy G Cabantan3

1BS, MS, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University, USA

2DO, Trinity Health-Ann Arbor, Department of PM and R, University of Michigan, USA

3BS, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University, USA

*Corresponding Author: William J Naber II, Trinity Health-Ann Arbor, Department of PM and R, University of Michigan, USA.

Research Article Jul 5, 2023
Pneumatic Compression Massage Decreases Effects of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness in Active Females

Kate McLellan1‡, Thiago CV Lopes1*, Brandon J Geurts1*, Melissa N Lumogdang1* and Manda O Nielson1*

Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Faculty of Science, Brigham Young University-Hawaii, Laie, HI, USA

*Corresponding Author: Kate McLellan, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Faculty of Science, Brigham Young University-Hawaii, Laie, HI, USA.

* Denotes undergraduate student author

Denotes professional author