The purpose of the work is to assess the state of flow of Russian scientific publications on medical rehabilitation
in high-rating international databases. The growth of publications of Russian researchers in the database “Web of Science”
by 68%, in the database “Scopus” – 86%, while the growth of the world publication flow was 43% and 40% respectively.
A model of the forecast of the dates of Russia reaching the 5th place in databases is presented. The reasons and problems
of the low level of Russian publication scientific flow have been identified and the necessary measures to eliminate them
have been identified.