Research Directs in Health Sciences is an open access, double peer-reviewed, internationally published journal, indexed on Google Scholar to track citations, h-index and i10-index for impact. The journal is a Crossref member for digital object identifier (DOI) number assignment and citation tracking.

Research Directs: Publishes manuscripts as they are accepted. Published works are dated by year, volume (issue): manuscript number and DOI number.  Example: 2023, Volume 1 (Issue 1): 3, DOI#.

Publication Timeline: From submission to publication, manuscripts in RDTS take on average less than 42 days. Timelines may vary based on reviewer promptness and the time needed for authors to address revisions. 


Occupational Therapy Services for Transition-Age Youth with Moderate to Severe Disabilities: A Scoping Review

Olivia Cooper, Carolyn Springer, Barbara Elleman
Abstract 712 | PDF Downloads 614

The The Effectiveness of Parental Education Programs within Neonatal Intensive Care Units: A Systematic Review

Carolyn Springer, Barbara Elleman , Olivia Cooper
Abstract 628 | PDF Downloads 548

Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia as a Therapy Measurement Strategy: The Example of Functional Analytic Psychotherapy

Daniel Maitland, Chung Xiann Lim, William H. O'Brien, Jacob A. Lewis, Cambria L. Davis
Abstract 263 | PDF Downloads 169