Physician and Sportsmedicine

(The median citation count of Physician and Sportsmedicine is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
The effect of isolation on athletes’ mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic62
Injury in CrossFit®: A Systematic Review of Epidemiology and Risk Factors34
The behavioral, psychological, and social impacts of team sports: a systematic review and meta-analysis29
A quality assessment of YouTube content on shoulder instability27
Topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis24
Epidemiology of Peripheral Nerve Injuries in Sports, Exercise, and Recreation in the United States, 2009 – 201823
The use of recovery strategies by Spanish first division soccer teams: a cross-sectional survey20
The COVID lockdown and its effects on soft tissue injuries in Premier League Athletes19
Does wearing a mask while exercising amid COVID-19 pandemic affect hemodynamic and hematologic function among healthy individuals? Implications of mask modality, sex, and exercise intensity19
The effects of home confinement on physical activity level and mental status in professional football players during COVID-19 outbreak19
The underpinning factors of NBA game-play performance: a systematic review (2001–2020)16
Systematic review and meta-analysis of sex-based differences for concussion incidence in soccer16
Focused, radial and combined shock wave therapy in treatment of calcific shoulder tendinopathy15
Changes in U.S. girls’ participation in high school sports: implications for injury awareness15
Injuries and rapid weight loss in elite Korean wrestlers: an epidemiological study14
Health outcomes among former female collegiate gymnasts: the influence of sport specialization, concussion, and disordered eating14
Gender disparity among NBA and WNBA team physicians13
Risk factors for Achilles tendon rupture: an updated systematic review12
Muscular strength and cardiovascular risk factors in adults: a systematic review12
Prevalence of hormonal contraceptive use and reported side effects of the menstrual cycle and hormonal contraceptive use in powerlifting and rugby12
Neck strength in Rugby Union players: a systematic review of the literature12
The role of magnetic resonance imaging in evaluating postoperative ACL reconstruction healing and graft mechanical properties: a new criterion for return to play?11
Head injury in mixed martial arts: a review of epidemiology, affected brain structures and risks of cognitive decline11
Sleep, health, and well-being in elite athletes from different sports, before, during, and after international competition11
Prospective epidemiological study of basketball injuries during one competitive season in professional and amateur Spanish basketball11
COVID-19 modifications of offseason and preseason training for NFL athletes are associated with increased risk of regular season injuries11
Concussion occurrence and recognition in professional boxing and MMA matches: toward a concussion protocol in combat sports10
Epidemiology of Exertional Rhabdomyolysis in the United States: Analysis of NEISS Database 2000 to 201910
Volleyball-related injuries in adolescent female players: an initial report10
Ultrasound evaluation of the patellar tendon and Achilles tendon and its association with future pain in distance runners10
Impact, incidence and prevalence of musculoskeletal injuries in senior amateur male rugby: epidemiological study10
Craniofacial and traumatic brain injuries in mixed martial arts9
Return to play, performance, and value of National Basketball Association players following Achilles tendon rupture9
Joint and muscle injuries in men and women CrossFit® training participants9
Competing against COVID-19: what about the mental health problems of athletes with disabilities?9
The impact of chronic steroid use on early postoperative complications in shoulder surgery9
Social media’s impact on widespread SARMs abuse9
Analysis of the fight-ending chokes in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship™ mixed martial arts promotion9
Defining the contemporary epidemiology and return to play for high ankle sprains in the National Football League8
In it to win it: Competitiveness, concussion knowledge and nondisclosure in athletes8
Effects of the COVID-19 confinement period on hip strength, flexibility and muscle injury rate in professional soccer players8
Preoperative malnutrition increases odds of hospital admission and extended length of stay following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair8
Injury rates in the National Football League during the 2020 COVID-19 season8
Does legislative framework favors prescription of physical activity in primary care ? The French experience8
Epidemiology of patellar dislocations in the United States from 2001 to 2020: results of a national emergency department database8
Morel-Lavallée lesions (internal degloving injuries) of the lower extremity in the pediatric and adolescent population7
Playing Rule Article Eight Decreases the Rate of Sport Related Concussion in NFL Players Over Two Seasons7
The prevalence of pre-conditioning and recovery strategies in senior elite and non-elite amateur boxing7
International consensus statement on injury and illness reporting in professional road cycling7
Trends and epidemiology of knee extensor mechanism injuries presenting to United States emergency departments from 2001 to 20207
A 12-month prospective cohort study on symptoms of mental health disorders among Dutch former elite athletes7
Diabetes is an independent risk factor for infection after non-arthroplasty shoulder surgery: a national database study7
Epidemiology of racket and paddle sports-related injuries treated in the United States emergency departments, 2007–20167
Characterizing cam-type hip impingement in professional women’s ice hockey players6
Brief cycles of lower-limb occlusion accelerate recovery kinetics in soccer players6
The effect of specialization and level of competition on injury in elite male ice hockey players6
Return to competition after anterior cruciate ligament injuries in world class judoka6
The effectiveness of exercise training in treating venous thromboembolism: a systematic review6
Social media may cause emergent SARMs abuse by athletes: a content quality analysis of the most popular YouTube videos6
Performance in major league baseball pitchers after surgical treatment of thoracic outlet syndrome6
Track and field injuries resulting in emergency department visits from 2004 to 2015: an analysis of the national electronic injury surveillance system6
Trends in utilization, demographics, and costs of platelet-rich plasma injections: a ten-year nationwide investigation6
Association of sports sampling and training frequency with injury among school-age athletes in Japan6
The prevalence of high school multi-sport participation in elite national football league athletes6
Lightest weight-class athletes are at higher risk of weight regain: results from the French-Rapid Weight Loss Questionnaire5
Proteinuria in a high-altitude 161-km (100-mile) ultramarathon5
Fighting in professional ice hockey: it’s time for a change5
Factors associated with injuries in first-time marathon runners from the New York City marathon5
Rapid weight gain following weight cutting in male professional boxers5
Associations between preoperative depression and opioid use after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and concomitant procedures5
Scoping review of complications associated with epinephrine use in arthroscopy fluid5
Sacral stress fracture in an amateur golf player: a case report and literature review5
Epidemiology of injuries in track and field athletes: a cross-sectional study of specific injuries based on time loss and reduction in sporting level5
Examining how time from sport-related concussion to initial assessment predicts return-to-play clearance5
Chronic diseases and allergies are risk factors predictive of a history of Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (MTSS) in distance runners: SAFER study XXIV5
Changes in body mass and hydration status in judo athletes before and after a top-level competition: a descriptive case study5
Common mental disorders among Irish jockeys: prevalence and risk factors5
Superior rotational stability and lower re-ruptures rate after combined anterolateral and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction compared to isolated anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a 2-5
Hamstrings injury incidence, risk factors, and prevention in Rugby Union players: a systematic review5
Factors associated with musculoskeletal injuries in an infantry commanders course4
The soccer goalkeeper profile: bibliographic review4
The epidemiology of injury and illness at the Vitality Netball World Cup 2019: an observational study4
Platelet rich plasma for hallux sesamoid injuries: a case series4
Musculoskeletal health considerations for the transgender athlete4
Sport-related femoral artery occlusion detected by near-infrared spectroscopy and pedal power measurements: a case report4
Head impact exposures in women’s collegiate rugby4
Concussion is not associated with elevated rates of lower-extremity musculoskeletal injuries in National Football League Players4
Characterizing opioid consumption in the 30-day post-operative period following shoulder surgery: are we over prescribing?4
Performance and return to sport after injury in professional mixed martial arts4
Effectiveness of the new mandatory mouthguard use and orodental injuries in Dutch field hockey4
The COVID-19 athlete passport: a tool for managing athlete COVID-19 status surrounding the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games4
Prevalence of poor sleep quality in athletes before competition4
Quality Assessment of YouTube Content on SLAP Tears4
Lower extremity injuries in U.S. national fencing team members and U.S. fencing Olympians4
Recurrence of Hamstring Injuries and Risk Factors for Partial and Complete Tears in the National Football League: An Analysis From 2009–20204
Injuries in elite road cyclists during competition in one UCI WorldTour season: a prospective epidemiological study of incidence and injury burden4
The current state of concussion knowledge and attitudes in British American Football4
Analysis of common shoulder injuries in collegiate baseball players4
Analysis of surgery rates among 25 national collegiate athletic association sports4
Bipolar disorder and eating disorders in sport: a case of comorbidity and review of treatment principles in an elite athlete4
Child participation in collision sports and football: what influences parental decisions?4
Neuroimaging in professional combat sports: consensus statement from the association of ringside physicians4
Injuries in elite level male beach soccer players: a prospective three year study4
Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction combined to partial knee replacement in active patients with ACL deficiency and knee osteoarthritis4
The presence of high-grade pivot shift test preoperatively is associated with inferior functional outcomes4
American football is the youth sporting activity most commonly associated with acute vertebral fractures4
The targeting rule does not increase the rate of lower extremity injuries in NFL players over two seasons4
The effect of extracorporeal shock wave on osteonecrosis of femoral head: a systematic review and meta–analysis3
Sport-related injuries in Iranian basketball players: evidence from a retrospective epidemiologic study (2019–20)3
Arthroscopic confirmation of femoral button deployment avoids post-operative X-ray in ACL reconstruction3
Medical issues for female athletes returning to competition after childbirth3
Sport specialization of female figure skaters: cumulative effects on low back injuries3
Frequency of overtime and consecutive games and their impact on injury rate in the National Hockey League (NHL)3
Targeting rule implementation decreases neck injuries in high school football: a national injury surveillance study3
Inclusion of resistance routines in a hypoxia training program does not interfere with prevention of acute mountain sickness3
Changes in training patterns and confidence to return to sport in United States collegiate athletes during the COVID-19 pandemic3
Sport specialization, sleep, fatigue, and psychosocial ratings: do highly specialized athletes differ from their less specialized peers?3
Risk factors for acute ankle sprains in field-based, team contact sports: a systematic review of prospective etiological studies3
Prevalence and risk factors of chronic low back pain in university athletes: a cross-sectional study3
Knowledge and management of low back pain as running-related injuries among Italian physical therapists: findings from a national survey3
Training and competition injury epidemiology in professional basketball players: a prospective observational study3
Pre- and post-season visio-vestibular function in healthy adolescent athletes3
Physiological factors which influence the performance potential of athletes: analysis of sports medicine performance testing in Nordic combined3
Comparison of in-season and off-season wrestling injuries presenting to United States emergency departments: 2000-20183
Factors associated with RVU generation in common sports medicine procedures3
An international study on attitudes and opinions regarding female sports medicine physicians during pregnancy and the postpartum period3
One-year stability of preseason Sport Concussion Assessment Tool 5 (SCAT5) values in university level collision and combative sport athletes3
Cross-cultural exploration of baseline ImPACT Quick Test performance among football athletes in Zambia3
A multicomponent neuromuscular warm-up program reduces lower-extremity injuries in trained basketball players: a cluster randomized controlled trial3
Posteromedial tibial plateau bone bruises are associated with medial meniscal ramp lesions in patients with concomitant anterior cruciate ligament ruptures: a systematic review & meta-analysis3
Spontaneous rupture of the extensor pollicis longus tendon in a lacrosse player2
Eye injuries in badminton – players’ perspective toward the usage of personal protective equipment2
Consistency and applicability of return to function guidelines in tactical-athletes with exertional heat illness. A systematic review2
Knowledge of and experience with transgender players among soccer team staff: a cross-sectional questionnaire design2
A systematic review of cartilage procedures for unstable osteochondritis dissecans2
Upper limb injuries in mixed martial arts2
Sex and gender differences in lower limb chronic exertional compartment syndrome: a systematic review2
Diversifying sport-related concussion measures with baseline balance and ocular-motor scores in professional Zambian football athletes2
Epidemiology of female youth ice hockey injuries presenting to United States emergency departments from 2002 to 20192
Examining the occurrence and outcomes of concussion and mTBI in mixed martial arts athletes: a systematic review2
Interest of platelet rich plasma in Achilles tendon rupture management: a systematic review2
Pediatric hurdle-related acute injuries in track and field presenting to US emergency departments: descriptive epidemiology study2
Incidence of injuries among lacrosse athletes: a systematic review and meta-analysis2
Exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in elite athletes: a narrative review2
Is the information about lateral epicondylitis on the YouTube platform reliable and of good quality?2
Heat stroke burden and validity of wearable-derived core temperature estimation during elite military training2
Characterizing femoroacetabular impingement in professional Nordic Skiers2
Vitamin D levels on sports injuries in outdoor and indoor athletes: a cross-sectional study2
Retrospective review of Duke men’s basketball eye care: annual screenings and traumatic injuries2
Epidemiology of hamstring injuries in 538 cases from an FC Barcelona multi sports club2
Epidemiology of rugby-related fractures in high school- and college-aged players in the United States: an analysis of the 1999–2018 NEISS database2
Creatine kinase concentration on the second post-match day is not associated with risk of subsequent muscle injury in professional football players: a four-season cohort study2
Prevalence, patterns and factors associated with injury: comparison between elite Malaysian able-bodied and para-badminton players2
National Collegiate Athletic Association athletic trainers’ response to the Arrington settlement: management, compliance, and practice patterns2
Orthostatic intolerance in post-concussion patients2
Is average club head speed a risk factor for lower back injuries in professional golfers? A retrospective case control study2
Exercise induced neuropathic lower leg pain due to a tibial bone exostosis2
The risk of COVID-19 transmission upon return to sport: a systematic review2
Update on injury epidemiology in rowing: our experience with female NCAA Division I athletes and a systematic review of the literature2
Clinical and ultrasound findings of ‘swimmer’s shoulder’ and its association with training history in elite Portuguese swimmers: a cross-sectional study2
Baseline concussion assessments can identify mental disorders: SCAT-5 and other screening tools in South African club rugby2
Disruptions in standard care: anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction outcomes during the SARS-COV2 pandemic2
Pre-race self-reported medical conditions and allergies in 133 641 Comrades ultramarathon (90km) runners - SAFER XXIII2
High elasticity of the flexor carpi ulnaris and pronator teres muscles is associated with medial elbow injuries in youth baseball players2
The ‘Bauer bump:’ ice hockey skates as a common cause of Haglund syndrome2
Structure of the training program during the COVID-19 confinement in spanish professional football, a coach survey2
Reported COVID-19 vaccines side effects among Algerian athletes: a comparison between inactivated virus, adenoviral vector, and mRNA COVID-19 vaccines2
Hamstring muscle injuries in athletics2
The impact of nonoperative hip and core injuries on National Football League athlete performance2
Letter to the editor regarding the effect of isolation on athletes’ mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic2