ABOUT THE JOURNAL
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. View our Editorial Team.


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LATEST ARTICLES

Original Research

 
Pattern of injuries amongst tennis players in Accra, Ghana  
Gabriella Acquaye, Jonathan Quartey, Samuel Kwakye
22 July 2020

Original Research

 
Schooling for children living with human immunodeficiency virus in a community in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Perceptions of educators and healthcare workers  
Stacy Maddocks, Kesni Perumal, Verusia Chetty
22 July 2020

Original Research

 
Predictors for the academic success of first-year physiotherapy students at a South African university  
Sfiso E. Mabizela, Ronel Roos, Hellen Myezwa, Joanne Potterton
09 July 2020

Original Research

 
Developmental status of human immunodeficiency virus-exposed uninfected premature infants compared with premature infants who are human immunodeficiency virus unexposed and uninfected  
Charne Cox, Joanne Potterton, Samantha Rosie
18 June 2020

Review Article

 
The effectiveness of combined lower limb strengthening and whole-body vibration, compared to strengthening alone, for improving patient-centred outcomes in adults with COPD: A systematic review  
Karina Berner, Susanna C.S. Albertyn, Sujatha Dawnarain, Lauren J. Hendricks, Jodie Johnson, Almorette Landman, Marlette Burger
11 June 2020

State of the Art

 
Physiotherapy management of patients with trunk trauma: A state-of-the-art review  
Helena van Aswegen
11 June 2020

Original Research

 
Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the STarT back screening tool in isiZulu  
Peta-Ann Schmidt, Vaneshveri Naidoo
01 June 2020

Original Research

 
Reliability and validity of the Readiness for Hospital Discharge Scale in patients with spinal cord injury  
Jacques S. De Lange, Jolandi Jacobs, Nadine Meiring, Boitumelo Moroane, Tinei Verster, Steve Olorunju, Mokgadi K. Mashola
07 May 2020

Original Research

 
Physical activity in physiotherapy students: Levels of physical activity and perceived benefits and barriers to exercise  
Diana Kgokong, Romy Parker
29 April 2020

Original Research

 
The use of smartphone apps in clinical practice: A survey of South African physiotherapists  
Michael Rowe, Berenice Sauls
20 April 2020
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