Publishing Policies

Section Policies

General Articles on Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies

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Emerging Technologies for Rehabilitation

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Portable and Mobile Technologies for Rehabilitation

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Internet for Rehabilitation

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Assistive Technologies

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Robotics in Rehabilitation

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Robots for Rehabilitation purposes also includes intelligent exoskeletons for paraplegic patients and artificial intelligent limbs. 

See also JMIR e-collections on Robots in Health Care.



Cognitive and Neurorehabilitation

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Technology in Physiotherapy

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Reviews on Innovation in Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies

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Viewpoints and Perspectives in Rehabilitation and Assist Techn

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Use and Perceptions of Technology in Everyday Life and for Rehabilitation

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Augmentative and Alternative Communication

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Papers describing and evaluating AAC methods used to supplement or replace speech or writing for those with impairments in the production or comprehension of spoken or written language. AAC is used by those with a wide range of speech and language impairments, including congenital impairments such as cerebral palsy, intellectual impairment and autism, and acquired conditions such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and Parkinson's disease. AAC can be a permanent addition to a person's communication or a temporary aid.



Prosthetics and Neural Interfacing

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Cancer Rehabilitation

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Occupational Therapy and Vocational Rehabilitation

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Innovations in Exercise Rehabilitation

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Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation

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Telerehabilitation

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Accessibility

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Accessibility is the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities (Wikipedia). Accessibility is not to be confused with usability, which is the extent to which a product (such as a device, service, or environment) can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals with effectiveness, efficiency and satisfaction in a specified context of use. (Related: Design and Usability of Websites for Special User GroupsDesign and Usability of Consumer Health Tech and Home Monitoring DevicesHuman Factors and Usability Case StudiesUsability Evaluation Case StudiesUsability and user perceptions of mHealth).



Back Pain

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Discretionary Corrigenda

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For corrigenda that are discretionary and a result of author-oversight (e.g. corrections in the affiliation etc) we charge a $190 processing fee to make changes in the original paper and publish an erratum. To request a correction, please submit a correction statement (text similar to http://www.jmir.org/2015/3/e76/) as new submission from your author homepage.



Corrigenda and Addenda

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Connected Health Conference 2018

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$250 discount on the APF for presenters at the Boston Connected Health Conference.



Disabilities

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Hearing Impairment and Hearing Loss

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Letter to the Editor

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Special Theme Issue 2020-2021: The Influence of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Rehabilitation

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Theme Issue Guest Editor: Lisa Sheehy(Guest Editor), LSheehy@bruyere.org

Call for Papers: https://rehab.jmir.org/announcement/view/222



Speech-Language Therapy

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Assistive Technology for Vision Loss/Impairment

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