Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy

(The H4-Index of Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy is 19. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Beliefs about the body and pain: the critical role in musculoskeletal pain management100
Knee osteoarthritis: key treatments and implications for physical therapy80
Digital physical therapy in the COVID-19 pandemic79
Using research to guide practice: The Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro)72
Self-management at the core of back pain care: 10 key points for clinicians50
COVID-19 will severely impact older people's lives, and in many more ways than you think!35
Physical therapy and migraine: musculoskeletal and balance dysfunctions and their relevance for clinical practice34
What is the evidence for abdominal and pelvic floor muscle training to treat diastasis recti abdominis postpartum? A systematic review with meta-analysis31
Intra- and inter-rater reliability of Fugl-Meyer Assessment of Lower Extremity early after stroke31
Effectiveness of virtual reality in children and young adults with cerebral palsy: a systematic review of randomized controlled trial28
Strategies for a safe and assertive telerehabilitation practice27
Shared decision making and physical therapy: What, when, how, and why?25
Recovery after COVID-19: The potential role of pulmonary rehabilitation24
Therapeutic ultrasound for knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis with grade quality assessment23
SARS CoV-2 (COVID-19): lessons to be learned by Brazilian Physical Therapists23
Isokinetic eccentric training is more effective than constant load eccentric training for quadriceps rehabilitation following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a randomized controlled trial21
Predicting physical activity recovery after hip and knee arthroplasty? A longitudinal cohort study21
Influence of posture, sex, and age on breathing pattern and chest wall motion in healthy subjects20
Performance difference on the six-minute walk test on tracks of 20 and 30 meters for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: validity and reliability19
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and heat to reduce pain in a chronic low back pain population: a randomized controlled clinical trial19
The addition of blood flow restriction to resistance exercise in individuals with knee pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis19