Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Surabaya Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Journal focused on both basic science and clinical study, with following topics:

  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal and Sport
  • Geriatric and Pain
  • Cardiorespiration
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation
  • Miscellaneous
This Journal also invites contributors from all associated disciplines.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Case Report

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Literature Review

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Back Matter

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal accepts articles from research in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. All submission are reviewed with double-blind policy at least 2 reviewers. Authors should submit a signed anti-plagiarism statement letter.


Publication Frequency

SPMRJ is publish biannually.


Open Access Policy

This is an open access journal that all content is available for other users. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, search, print, or link to the full texts of the articles, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author.

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that makes researches available freely to the public and supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Plagiarism Statement

This journal can not accept any plagiarism in any manuscripts or it will be rejected immediately. This journal uses Turnitin to detect plagiarism. The manuscript is passed if the similarity is less than 20%.