Journal of Society of Indian Physiotherapists

About Journal

Journal of Society of Indian Physiotherapists(JSIP) an open access, peer-reviewed Half-yearly journal publishing since 2017 and being published under auspices of the “Society of Indian Physiotherapists”. The aim of faster and better dissemination of knowledge, we will be publishing article ‘Ahead of Print’ immediately on acceptance. In addition, the journal would allow free access (Open Access) to its contents, which is likely to attract more readers and citations to articles published in JSIP.

Manuscripts must be prepared in accordance with “Uniform requirements for Manuscripts submitted to Biomedical Journals” as per guidelines by the International Committee of Medical Journals Editors (Updated December 2019). The uniform requirements and specific requirement of JSIP are mentioned as below. Before sending a manuscript contributors are requested to check for the author guidelines are available from the website of the journal ( or directly from (Innovative Pre-Publication Portal) manuscript submission website

Scope of the Journal
The aim and commitment of the journal are to publish a research-oriented manuscript address significant issues in all the subjects and areas of Indian Physiotherapists. Journal is committed itself to improve Education and Research on Physiotherapy, Neuropathy, Musculoskeletal, Sports, Neurology, Wound Care, EMG, Cardiopulmonary, Geriatrics, Orthopedics, Women's Health, and Pediatrics, Neurological Rehabilitation, Palliative Care, Back Pain Treatment, etc.

Indexing and Abstracting Information
Journal is an index with the following indexing and abstracting database:

Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, J-gate, Indian Science Abstracts,, ROAD, National Science Library, CrossRef, Microsoft Academic, PKP Index etc.  

Journal Ethics
Journal is committed to upholding the highest standards of ethical behavior at all stages of publication. We strictly adhere to the industry associations such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements. Our specific policies regarding duplicate publication, conflict of interest, patient consent, etc., Please visit the editor guidelines


Self-plagiarism is the redundant reuse of your own work, “use another’s production without crediting the sources,” or “present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source.” The JSIP also considers “self-plagiarism” as a form of plagiarism. An example of self-plagiarism would be when an author borrows from his or her own previously published work without the proper citation within the newly submitted manuscript. We provide plagiarism check software to our editor and reviewers as a part of our manuscript submission system.

Digital Archiving
Innovative Publication provides long-term digital preservation through CLOCKSS Archive activities which is a primary partnership.

CLOCKSS is a collaborative project between 14 of the leading publishers and 34 institutional libraries to provide a ‘dark archive’ to ensure the long-term survivability of (ultimately all) web-based scholarly material. It uses the LOCKS technology to archive everything from the participating publishers.

Ahead of Print Policy
Articles published online under the “Ahead of Print” model are considered published and can be cited and quoted using the DOI as the reference source. Innovative Publication has a policy that changes will not be made after publication of an article without following accepted procedure for making corrections to the scientific record.

Open Access (OA) Publication and Creative Commons Licensing
This is an Open Access (OA) and using the Gold Open Access model. The publication is funded by a fee paid at the time of acceptance, usually by an author’s institution or funder. Author(s) retain the copyright of their work, with articles licensed to Innovative Publication. The vast majority of Innovative articles use the distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license ( which allows others to reuse, copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, and to alter, transform even commercially as long as the and original source are properly cited. More info.

Open Access (OA) provides a sustainable funding model for scientific communications while ensuring the widest possible access to research. Open access makes research available to new audiences, readers without the funds or institutional support to cover an expensive subscription. Open Access allows readers to use articles and data in new ways, including practices like meta-analysis and text mining, which reveal trends in science that would not be obvious at the level of individual articles.

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