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Aims To publish original work of a clinical and/or theoretical nature in the areas of commu…read more...
Physiotherapy Practice and Research is the Official Journal of The Irish Society of Chartered Physio…read more...
The Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (JPRM): An Interdisciplinary Approach Throughout th…read more...
Technology and Disability communicates knowledge about the field of assistive technology devices and…read more...
Technology development in medicine; Significance of medical technology and informatics for health ca…read more...
WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation is an interdisciplinary, international jo…read more...
The Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation will provide a forum for discussion and dissemination of in…read more...
NeuroRehabilitation, an international, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal, publishes manuscrip…read more...
The Journal of Vestibular Research is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes experimental and observ…read more...
Isokinetics and Exercise Science (IES) is an international journal devoted to the study of theoretic…read more...
The Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation focusses on presenting relevant information…read more...
July 19, 2021 - Amsterdam, NL – Cerebral palsy (CP) is one of the most common developmental movement disorders in children. It is associated with complex healthcare needs and impacts development and function. In this special issue of the Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (JPRM): An Interdisciplinary Approach Throughout the Lifespan, experts review disparities of care and limitations of access and provide practical recommendations and insights to help resolve these issues.
July 19, 2021 - Amsterdam – The Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation (JVR) announces the publication of an openly available special issue that provides free access to key presentations from the 2020 Virtual Conference of the Association of People Supporting Employment First (APSE). These contributions advocate for and help facilitate the full inclusion of people with disabilities in the workplace and community.
February 26, 2021 - Amsterdam – COVID-19 has wrought havoc on the global economy and the world’s public health systems. People with disabilities are more likely to suffer severe cases of the disease. Experts advocate in this special issue of the Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation that vocational rehabilitation across the major life phases of health, work, and education must focus on access to technology and home-based employment and ensure people with disabilities are prepared for the new global workplace.
February 9, 2021 - Amsterdam, NL – Globally, nearly 300,000 babies are born with neural tube defects including spina bifida (SB) each year. This openly available special issue of the Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (JPRM) provides 20 important evidence- and consensus-based updates to key sections of the 2018 “Guidelines for the Care of People with Spina Bifida” issued by the Spina Bifida Association (SBA). These reflect current recommendations for the care of patients with SB across the entire lifespan, from prenatal counseling to adult care.
January 4, 2021 - Amsterdam, NL – The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on children with disabilities has not received much attention, perhaps because the disease disproportionately affects older individuals. In this special issue of the Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine experts assess the impact of the pandemic on pediatric patients with special needs, their caregivers, and healthcare providers. They also focus on the growing importance of telemedicine and provide insights and recommendations for mitigating the impact of the virus in the short and long term.
December 9, 2020 - Amsterdam, NL – WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation, published by IOS Press, is committed to helping organizations manage the challenges they face during the COVID-19 pandemic by publishing robust, evidence-based research and commentary. All articles featured here and in the WORK COVID-19 Collection are freely available.
August 3, 2020 - Amsterdam, NL – Cerebral palsy (CP) is one of the most common developmental movement disorders in children. In this special issue of the Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (JPRM), experts present advancements made by rehabilitation medicine in the care of patients with CP, improving quality of life and research.
January 15, 2020 - Amsterdam, NL – In this collection of articles in the Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (JPRM) experts highlight the emerging trends in spina bifida care in response to challenges faced by spina bifida patients and their physicians due to demographic shifts in age and ethnicity and other societal factors.
Promising Lessons Learned from PROMISE (Promoting Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income)
October 22, 2019 - Amsterdam, NL – An open access special issue of the Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation (JVR), provides a comprehensive review of PROMISE (Promoting Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income), a joint initiative of US federal agencies the Social Security Administration and Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, and Labor. PROMISE funded evidence-based services and interventions to improve educational and vocational outcomes for youth with disabilities who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in an effort to reduce long-term reliance on SSI benefits.
February 25, 2019 - Amsterdam, NL – Workers suffering from chronic pain takes an immense toll on both employees and employers. Whether the pain that individuals experience is physical or psychological, constant or intermittent, or caused by work conditions or brought to the job, its effect on their productivity and wellbeing is a huge problem. Not surprisingly, work and pain are the subjects of a growing body of research, as technological advances transform healthcare at the same time as they created new challenges.
May 15, 2018 - Global experts on pediatric brain injury report on the significant challenges, key issues, and proposed solutions to support children and youth when they transition to school in this special issue of NeuroRehabilitation
December 21, 2017 - Experts reporting in NeuroRehabilitation raise awareness of neurosexuality challenges faced by patients with neurodisabilities, including members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and provide guidance for healthcare providers and caregivers to help improve quality of life
March 3, 2015 - We are pleased to inform you that IOS Press now has its own Facebook page: www.facebook.com/publisheriospress.
February 20, 2015 - A Special Issue of WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation
October 11, 2012 - A new paper by Thomas J. Albin, PE, CPE, of High Plains Engineering Services in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, confirms that observational assessment tools, often called checklists, used to assess risk factors such as wrist extension and motion repetition, can be valid tools in identifying work-related risk factors for musculoskeletal injuries. Published in WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation, Albin presents a comprehensive, multi-step yet simple approach for improving the use and effectiveness of checklists.
September 3, 2012 - Only 15% of adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the United States have some form of paid work. Difficulties related to cognition, behavior, communication, and sensory processing can impact their ability to attain and retain employment. Now investigators report the task management and organizational features on personal digital assistants (PDAs) can help people with ASD function more successfully in the workplace. They have published case studies in the Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation demonstrating the use of Apple® iPod touch® PDAs as vocational supports.