Physiotherapy (PT) is a health care career that incorporates the therapeutic use of physical agents or modalities, such as massage, ultrasound and exercises to name a few. In 1958, the World Health Organization (WHO) defined physical therapy as: "The science of behaviour through: physical means, therapeutic exercise, massage and electrotherapy. Moreover, PT involves execution various physical analysis tests including muscle strength tests and joint range of motion, to define functional capabilities.
Scholarly peer review is the process of subjecting an author's scholarly work, research, or ideas to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field, before a paper describing this work is published in a journal. The work may be accepted, considered acceptable with revisions, or rejected. Peer review requires a community of experts in a given (narrowly defined) field, who are qualified and able to perform reasonably impartial review.
Last date updated on September, 2014