British Journal of Sports Medicine

(The TQCC of British Journal of Sports Medicine is 13. 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 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
World Health Organization 2020 guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour3933
Physical inactivity is associated with a higher risk for severe COVID-19 outcomes: a study in 48 440 adult patients435
The Stanford Hall consensus statement for post-COVID-19 rehabilitation423
Physical inactivity and non-communicable disease burden in low-income, middle-income and high-income countries221
Sleep and the athlete: narrative review and 2021 expert consensus recommendations189
Systematic video analysis of ACL injuries in professional male football (soccer): injury mechanisms, situational patterns and biomechanics study on 134 consecutive cases172
Recalibrating the risk of hamstring strain injury (HSI): A 2020 systematic review and meta-analysis of risk factors for index and recurrent hamstring strain injury in sport159
Joint associations of accelerometer-measured physical activity and sedentary time with all-cause mortality: a harmonised meta-analysis in more than 44 000 middle-aged and older individuals158
Cardiorespiratory considerations for return-to-play in elite athletes after COVID-19 infection: a practical guide for sport and exercise medicine physicians158
Do smartphone applications and activity trackers increase physical activity in adults? Systematic review, meta-analysis and metaregression158
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Sport Mental Health Assessment Tool 1 (SMHAT-1) and Sport Mental Health Recognition Tool 1 (SMHRT-1): towards better support of athletes’ mental health145
Is the COVID-19 lockdown nudging people to be more active: a big data analysis138
Implementing the 27 PRISMA 2020 Statement items for systematic reviews in the sport and exercise medicine, musculoskeletal rehabilitation and sports science fields: the PERSiST (implementing Prisma in138
Consensus statement on concussion in sport: the 6th International Conference on Concussion in Sport–Amsterdam, October 2022117
Physical activity and the risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection, severe COVID-19 illness and COVID-19 related mortality in South Korea: a nationwide cohort study105
UEFA expert group statement on nutrition in elite football. Current evidence to inform practical recommendations and guide future research104
How the menstrual cycle and menstruation affect sporting performance: experiences and perceptions of elite female rugby players103
Resurgence of sport in the wake of COVID-19: cardiac considerations in competitive athletes103
Sleep and physical activity in relation to all-cause, cardiovascular disease and cancer mortality risk95
Effectiveness of physical activity interventions for improving depression, anxiety and distress: an overview of systematic reviews95
Making football safer for women: a systematic review and meta-analysis of injury prevention programmes in 11 773 female football (soccer) players93
Infographic. Graduated return to play guidance following COVID-19 infection92
Which treatment is most effective for patients with Achilles tendinopathy? A living systematic review with network meta-analysis of 29 randomised controlled trials88
Injury rates decreased in men’s professional football: an 18-year prospective cohort study of almost 12 000 injuries sustained during 1.8 million hours of play87
Successful return to professional men’s football (soccer) competition after the COVID-19 shutdown: a cohort study in the German Bundesliga85
Anterior cruciate ligament injury: towards a gendered environmental approach83
A CHecklist for statistical Assessment of Medical Papers (the CHAMP statement): explanation and elaboration79
Physical activity as a protective factor for dementia and Alzheimer’s disease: systematic review, meta-analysis and quality assessment of cohort and case–control studies78
When can professional sport recommence safely during the COVID-19 pandemic? Risk assessment and factors to consider78
Effects of sedentary behaviour interventions on biomarkers of cardiometabolic risk in adults: systematic review with meta-analyses77
The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) and National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) position statement on disordered eating in high performance sport76
Mental health management of elite athletes during COVID-19: a narrative review and recommendations74
Levels of domain-specific physical activity at work, in the household, for travel and for leisure among 327 789 adults from 104 countries71
How does hormone transition in transgender women change body composition, muscle strength and haemoglobin? Systematic review with a focus on the implications for sport participation70
Arthroscopic partial meniscectomy for a degenerative meniscus tear: a 5 year follow-up of the placebo-surgery controlled FIDELITY (Finnish Degenerative Meniscus Lesion Study) trial69
Customary physical activity and odds of depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 111 prospective cohort studies67
Aetiology and incidence of sudden cardiac arrest and death in young competitive athletes in the USA: a 4-year prospective study67
Effects of wearing a cloth face mask on performance, physiological and perceptual responses during a graded treadmill running exercise test67
How does occupational physical activity influence health? An umbrella review of 23 health outcomes across 158 observational studies67
Muscle-strengthening activities are associated with lower risk and mortality in major non-communicable diseases: a systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies67
Physical activity and health in Chinese children and adolescents: expert consensus statement (2020)67
Resuming professional football (soccer) during the COVID-19 pandemic in a country with high infection rates: a prospective cohort study66
Effects of yoga on depressive symptoms in people with mental disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis63
Joint association between accelerometry-measured daily combination of time spent in physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep and all-cause mortality: a pooled analysis of six prospective cohor61
How can global physical activity surveillance adapt to evolving physical activity guidelines? Needs, challenges and future directions61
Exercise as medicine for depressive symptoms? A systematic review and meta-analysis with meta-regression60
GRANADA consensus on analytical approaches to assess associations with accelerometer-determined physical behaviours (physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep) in epidemiological studies59
Athletes as community; athletes in community: covid-19, sporting mega-events and athlete health protection57
Single leg vertical jump performance identifies knee function deficits at return to sport after ACL reconstruction in male athletes56
Clinical patterns, recovery time and prolonged impact of COVID-19 illness in international athletes: the UK experience55
Effectiveness of progressive tendon-loading exercise therapy in patients with patellar tendinopathy: a randomised clinical trial54
Intra-articular saline injection is as effective as corticosteroids, platelet-rich plasma and hyaluronic acid for hip osteoarthritis pain: a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised c54
Is extensive cardiopulmonary screening useful in athletes with previous asymptomatic or mild SARS-CoV-2 infection?54
Effectiveness of treatments for acute and subacute mechanical non-specific low back pain: a systematic review with network meta-analysis53
Prevalence and frequency of menstrual cycle symptoms are associated with availability to train and compete: a study of 6812 exercising women recruited using the Strava exercise app51
Effectiveness of exercises by telerehabilitation on pain, physical function and quality of life in people with physical disabilities: a systematic review of randomised controlled trials with GRADE rec50
Hamstring injury rates have increased during recent seasons and now constitute 24% of all injuries in men’s professional football: the UEFA Elite Club Injury Study from 2001/02 to 2021/2250
Treatment after ACL injury: Panther Symposium ACL Treatment Consensus Group49
Single leg hop for distance symmetry masks lower limb biomechanics: time to discuss hop distance as decision criterion for return to sport after ACL reconstruction?49
Trends in match injury risk in professional male rugby union: a 16-season review of 10 851 match injuries in the English Premiership (2002–2019): the Professional Rugby Injury Surveillance Project49
Comparative effectiveness of physical exercise interventions for chronic non-specific neck pain: a systematic review with network meta-analysis of 40 randomised controlled trials48
Effects of physical education interventions on cognition and academic performance outcomes in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis48
Knee extensor muscle weakness is a risk factor for the development of knee osteoarthritis: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis including 46 819 men and women48
Youth running consensus statement: minimising risk of injury and illness in youth runners47
Prevalence and clinical implications of persistent or exertional cardiopulmonary symptoms following SARS-CoV-2 infection in 3597 collegiate athletes: a study from the Outcomes Registry for Cardiac Con45
SARS-CoV-2 transmission during rugby league matches: do players become infected after participating with SARS-CoV-2 positive players?45
Return to sport for North American professional sport leagues in the context of COVID-1944
Recommendations for determining the validity of consumer wearable heart rate devices: expert statement and checklist of the INTERLIVE Network44
High rate of second ACL injury following ACL reconstruction in male professional footballers: an updated longitudinal analysis from 118 players in the UEFA Elite Club Injury Study44
Differences in sport-related concussion for female and male athletes in comparable collegiate sports: a study from the NCAA-DoD Concussion Assessment, Research and Education (CARE) Consortium44
Physical activity and risk of infection, severity and mortality of COVID-19: a systematic review and non-linear dose–response meta-analysis of data from 1 853 610 adults43
Recommendations for determining the validity of consumer wearable and smartphone step count: expert statement and checklist of the INTERLIVE network43
Mental health after paediatric concussion: a systematic review and meta-analysis43
Unique diagnostic signatures of concussion in the saliva of male athletes: the Study of Concussion in Rugby Union through MicroRNAs (SCRUM)43
Cardiorespiratory fitness and mortality from all causes, cardiovascular disease and cancer: dose–response meta-analysis of cohort studies42
Why can’t I exercise during pregnancy? Time to revisit medical ‘absolute’ and ‘relative’ contraindications: systematic review of evidence of harm and a call to action42
Return to play after COVID-19: a sport cardiologist’s view42
Dutch multidisciplinary guideline on Achilles tendinopathy41
Patient-centred care: the cornerstone for high-value musculoskeletal pain management40
2023 International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) consensus statement on Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (REDs)39
Effect of gender affirming hormones on athletic performance in transwomen and transmen: implications for sporting organisations and legislators39
Reallocation of time between device-measured movement behaviours and risk of incident cardiovascular disease38
CHecklist for statistical Assessment of Medical Papers: the CHAMP statement37
Strong, steady and straight: UK consensus statement on physical activity and exercise for osteoporosis36
Self-reported sports injuries and later-life health status in 3357 retired Olympians from 131 countries: a cross-sectional survey among those competing in the games between London 1948 and PyeongChang36
Small steps, strong shield: directly measured, moderate physical activity in 65 361 adults is associated with significant protective effects from severe COVID-19 outcomes36
Hydration and cooling in elite athletes: relationship with performance, body mass loss and body temperatures during the Doha 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships36
Management of plantar heel pain: a best practice guide informed by a systematic review, expert clinical reasoning and patient values36
Risk factors for knee osteoarthritis after traumatic knee injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials and cohort studies for the OPTIKNEE Consensus36
Pre-flight exercise and bone metabolism predict unloading-induced bone loss due to spaceflight35
Benefits outweigh the risks: a consensus statement on the risks of physical activity for people living with long-term conditions35
Injury incidence and burden in a youth elite football academy: a four-season prospective study of 551 players aged from under 9 to under 19 years35
Towards a better understanding of the ‘physical activity paradox’: the need for a research agenda34
Autologous stem cell therapy in knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review of randomised controlled trials34
Estimating the global economic benefits of physically active populations over 30 years (2020–2050)34
Risk of atrial fibrillation in athletes: a systematic review and meta-analysis34
Lower step rate is associated with a higher risk of bone stress injury: a prospective study of collegiate cross country runners33
School-based interventions modestly increase physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness but are least effective for youth who need them most: an individual participant pooled analysis of 20 contr33
Under-representation of female athletes in research informing influential concussion consensus and position statements: an evidence review and synthesis33
Concussion in para sport: the first position statement of the Concussion in Para Sport (CIPS) Group33
Return to sport decisions after an acute lateral ankle sprain injury: introducing the PAASS framework—an international multidisciplinary consensus32
If exercise is medicine, why don’t we know the dose? An overview of systematic reviews assessing reporting quality of exercise interventions in health and disease32
How to manage travel fatigue and jet lag in athletes? A systematic review of interventions32
Time-efficient intervention to improve older adolescents’ cardiorespiratory fitness: findings from the ‘Burn 2 Learn’ cluster randomised controlled trial32
Symptom cluster is associated with prolonged return-to-play in symptomatic athletes with acute respiratory illness (including COVID-19): a cross-sectional study—AWARE study I31
Defining a research agenda for youth sport specialisation in the USA: the AMSSM Youth Early Sport Specialization Summit31
Improving function in people with hip-related pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of physiotherapist-led interventions for hip-related pain31
Prevalence of impaired physiological function consistent with Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (RED-S): an Australian elite and pre-elite cohort31
Wrist-worn accelerometers: recommending ~1.0 mg as the minimum clinically important difference (MCID) in daily average acceleration for inactive adults30
Injury patterns differ with age in male youth football: a four-season prospective study of 1111 time-loss injuries in an elite national academy30
Does load management using the acute:chronic workload ratio prevent health problems? A cluster randomised trial of 482 elite youth footballers of both sexes30
Selected issues in sport-related concussion (SRC|mild traumatic brain injury) for the team physician: a consensus statement30
Health wearable devices for weight and BMI reduction in individuals with overweight/obesity and chronic comorbidities: systematic review and network meta-analysis30
Teeter-totter effect: a new mechanism to understand shoe-related improvements in long-distance running29
Hamstring injury patterns in professional male football (soccer): a systematic video analysis of 52 cases29
Exercise interventions in lateral elbow tendinopathy have better outcomes than passive interventions, but the effects are small: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 2123 subjects in 30 trials29
Clinical outcomes in adult athletes with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a 7-year follow-up study29
Low cardiorespiratory and mitochondrial fitness as risk factors in viral infections: implications for COVID-1929
Para sport translation of the IOC consensus on recording and reporting of data for injury and illness in sport29
Injury incidence, severity and profile in Olympic combat sports: a comparative analysis of 7712 athlete exposures from three consecutive Olympic Games29
Ready for impact? A validity and feasibility study of instrumented mouthguards (iMGs)28
Physical activity self-reports: past or future?28
OPTIKNEE 2022: consensus recommendations to optimise knee health after traumatic knee injury to prevent osteoarthritis28
Poor functional performance 1 year after ACL reconstruction increases the risk of early osteoarthritis progression28
Olympic competition climbing: the beginning of a new era—a narrative review28
Social distancing and COVID-19: an unprecedented active transport public health opportunity28
Improving concussion education: consensus from the NCAA-Department of Defense Mind Matters Research & Education Grand Challenge27
What is the risk of recurrent concussion in children and adolescents aged 5–18 years? A systematic review and meta-analysis27
Optimising outcomes of exercise and corticosteroid injection in patients with subacromial pain (impingement) syndrome: a factorial randomised trial27
Position statement of the Royal Spanish Football Federation for the resumption of football activities after the COVID-19 pandemic (June 2020)27
Subacromial decompression versus diagnostic arthroscopy for shoulder impingement: a 5-year follow-up of a randomised, placebo surgery controlled clinical trial27
A 4-year study of hamstring injury outcomes in elite track and field using the British Athletics rehabilitation approach27
It is time for consensus on ‘consensus statements’27
Acute and post-acute COVID-19 presentations in athletes: a systematic review and meta-analysis26
Rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament and meniscal injuries: a best-evidence synthesis of systematic reviews for the OPTIKNEE consensus26
Non-occupational physical activity and risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer and mortality outcomes: a dose–response meta-analysis of large prospective studies26
Clinical recovery from concussion–return to school and sport: a systematic review and meta-analysis26
Call to increase statistical collaboration in sports science, sport and exercise medicine and sports physiotherapy26
Prevention strategies to reduce future impact of low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis26
ACL reconstruction for all is not cost-effective after acute ACL rupture25
Exercise prehabilitation during neoadjuvant chemotherapy may enhance tumour regression in oesophageal cancer: results from a prospective non-randomised trial25
Arthroscopic Bankart versus open Latarjet as a primary operative treatment for traumatic anteroinferior instability in young males: a randomised controlled trial with 2-year follow-up25
FIFA Sudden Death Registry (FIFA-SDR): a prospective, observational study of sudden death in worldwide football from 2014 to 201825
Female and male US Olympic athletes live 5 years longer than their general population counterparts: a study of 8124 former US Olympians25
Aspetar clinical practice guideline on rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction24
Injury epidemiology in professional ballet: a five-season prospective study of 1596 medical attention injuries and 543 time-loss injuries24
Maximising the impact of global and national physical activity guidelines: the critical role of communication strategies24
Association of physical activity with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in 7666 adults with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM): more physical activity is better24
Prevalence of lower airway dysfunction in athletes: a systematic review and meta-analysis by a subgroup of the IOC consensus group on ‘acute respiratory illness in the athlete’24
Methods matter: instrumental variable analysis may be a complementary approach to intention-to-treat analysis and as treated analysis when analysing data from sports injury trials24
Prevalence and risk factors for back pain in sports: a systematic review with meta-analysis24
Remote assessment in sport and exercise medicine (SEM): a narrative review and teleSEM solutions for and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic23
Adherence to aerobic and muscle-strengthening activities guidelines: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 3.3 million participants across 32 countries23
European fitness landscape for children and adolescents: updated reference values, fitness maps and country rankings based on nearly 8 million test results from 34 countries gathered by the FitBack ne23
Can high-intensity interval training improve mental health outcomes in the general population and those with physical illnesses? A systematic review and meta-analysis23
i-CONTENT tool for assessing therapeutic quality of exercise programs employed in randomised clinical trials23
Injury characteristics in male youth athletics: a five-season prospective study in a full-time sports academy23
Competing against COVID-19: have we forgotten about student-athletes’ mental health?23
Asia-Pacific Consensus Statement on integrated 24-hour activity guidelines for children and adolescents23
Diagnostic evaluation and cardiopulmonary exercise test findings in young athletes with persistent symptoms following COVID-1923
New sports, COVID-19 and the heat: sports injuries and illnesses in the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics23
Prevention strategies and modifiable risk factors for sport-related concussions and head impacts: a systematic review and meta-analysis23
Physical activity, diet quality and all-cause cardiovascular disease and cancer mortality: a prospective study of 346 627 UK Biobank participants23
Exercise-induced laryngeal obstruction (EILO) in athletes: a narrative review by a subgroup of the IOC Consensus on ‘acute respiratory illness in the athlete’23
Prehospital management of exertional heat stroke at sports competitions: International Olympic Committee Adverse Weather Impact Expert Working Group for the Olympic Games Tokyo 202022
Multi-strategy intervention increases school implementation and maintenance of a mandatory physical activity policy: outcomes of a cluster randomised controlled trial22
Physical activity, sedentary time and breast cancer risk: a Mendelian randomisation study22
Infographic. Stay physically active during COVID-19 with exercise as medicine22
High genetic contribution to anterior cruciate ligament rupture: Heritability ~69%22
Time for mental healthcare guidelines for recreational sports: a call to action22
Sports medicine leaders working with government and public health to plan a ‘return-to-sport’ during the COVID-19 pandemic: the UK’s collaborative five-stage model for elite sport22
Is early activity resumption after paediatric concussion safe and does it reduce symptom burden at 2 weeks post injury? The Pediatric Concussion Assessment of Rest and Exertion (PedCARE) multicentre r22
Efficacy of heel lifts versus calf muscle eccentric exercise for mid-portion Achilles tendinopathy (HEALTHY): a randomised trial21
Examining later-in-life health risks associated with sport-related concussion and repetitive head impacts: a systematic review of case-control and cohort studies21
Does the Spraino low-friction shoe patch prevent lateral ankle sprain injury in indoor sports? A pilot randomised controlled trial with 510 participants with previous ankle injuries21
Social determinants of health are associated with physical therapy use: a systematic review21
Is cardiac involvement prevalent in highly trained athletes after SARS-CoV-2 infection? A cardiac magnetic resonance study using sex-matched and age-matched controls21
Epidemiology of injuries in Olympic-style karate competitions: systematic review and meta-analysis21
International consensus statement: methods for recording and reporting of epidemiological data on injuries and illnesses in golf21
Making the case for ‘physical activity security’: the 2020 WHO guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour from a Global South perspective21
Long-term quality of life, work limitation, physical activity, economic cost and disease burden following ACL and meniscal injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis for the OPTIKNEE consensus21
Rest and exercise early after sport-related concussion: a systematic review and meta-analysis21
Successful 10-second one-legged stance performance predicts survival in middle-aged and older individuals21
Multidisciplinary, biopsychosocial factors contributing to return to running and running related stress urinary incontinence in postpartum women20
Health-promoting behaviours and concussion history are associated with cognitive function, mood-related symptoms and emotional–behavioural dyscontrol in former NFL players: an NFL-LONG Study20
Treating low back pain in athletes: a systematic review with meta-analysis20
Introducing the Sport Concussion Assessment Tool 6 (SCAT6)20
Illness and injury among Norwegian Para athletes over five consecutive Paralympic Summer and Winter Games cycles: prevailing high illness burden on the road from 2012 to 202020
Football-specific extension of the IOC consensus statement: methods for recording and reporting of epidemiological data on injury and illness in sport 202020
Effects of exercise training on the cognitive function of older adults with different types of dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis19
Disability, the communication of physical activity and sedentary behaviour, and ableism: a call for inclusive messages19
Comparative effectiveness of treatments for patellofemoral pain: a living systematic review with network meta-analysis19
The relationship between rowing-related low back pain and rowing biomechanics: a systematic review19
Do physical activity interventions combining self-monitoring with other components provide an additional benefit compared with self-monitoring alone? A systematic review and meta-analysis19
Cardiopulmonary capacity and muscle strength in transgender women on long-term gender-affirming hormone therapy: a cross-sectional study19
Olympic Games in COVID-19 times: lessons learned with special focus on the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 202219
Consensus statements that fail to recognise dissent are flawed by design: a narrative review with 10 suggested improvements19
Do exercise-based prevention programmes reduce non-contact musculoskeletal injuries in football (soccer)? A systematic review and meta-analysis with 13 355 athletes and more than 1 million exposure ho19
Does sex affect second ACL injury risk? A systematic review with meta-analysis19
Beyond cycle lanes and large-scale infrastructure: a scoping review of initiatives that groups and organisations can implement to promote cycling for the Cycle Nation Project19
Comparative effectiveness of exercise, antidepressants and their combination in treating non-severe depression: a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials19
Methods matter: clinical prediction models will benefit sports medicine practice, but only if they are properly developed and validated19
Athlete mental health: future directions19
Let’s talk about sex (and gender) after ACL injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis of self-reported activity and knee-related outcomes19
Getting tough on concussion: how welfare-driven law change may improve player safety—a Rugby Union experience19
IOC consensus statement on recommendations and regulations for sport events in the heat19
Is Physiological Equivalent Temperature (PET) a superior screening tool for heat stress risk than Wet-Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT) index? Eight years of data from the Gothenburg half marathon18
Train at home, but not alone: a randomised controlled multicentre trial assessing the effects of live-streamed tele-exercise during COVID-19-related lockdowns18
Patients use fewer analgesics following supervised exercise therapy and patient education: an observational study of 16 499 patients with knee or hip osteoarthritis18
Sports injuries and illnesses at the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Winter Games: a prospective study of 1783 athletes from 79 countries18
Correction: Serum androgen levels and their relation to performance in track and field: mass spectrometry results from 2127 observations in male and female elite athletes18
Injury prevention knowledge, beliefs and strategies in elite female footballers at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 201918
Body checking in non-elite adolescent ice hockey leagues: it is never too late for policy change aiming to protect the health of adolescents18
Pushing for change: a qualitative study of the experiences of elite athletes during pregnancy18
Workplace physical activity promotion: why so many failures and few successes? The need for new thinking18
When progressing training loads, what are the considerations for healthy and injured athletes?18
Injury and illness epidemiology in professional Asian football: lower general incidence and burden but higher ACL and hamstring injury burden compared with Europe18
Association of physical activity with risk of hepatobiliary diseases in China: a prospective cohort study of 0.5 million people18
Methods, challenges and benefits of a health monitoring programme for Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic athletes: the road from London 2012 to Tokyo 202018
Risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission from on-field player contacts in amateur, youth and professional football (soccer)18
The relationships between rugby union, and health and well-being: a scoping review18
Do physical interventions improve outcomes following concussion: a systematic review and meta-analysis?18
Youth sports in the wake of COVID-19: a call for change18
Are web-based personally tailored physical activity videos more effective than personally tailored text-based interventions? Results from the three-arm randomised controlled TaylorActive trial18
Return to play with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: are we moving too fast? A critical review17
Tennis-specific extension of the International Olympic Committee consensus statement: methods for recording and reporting of epidemiological data on injury and illness in sport 202017
Epidemiology of injury and illness in 153 Australian international-level rowers over eight international seasons17
Cost-effectiveness of full endoscopic versus open discectomy for sciatica17
Long-term leisure-time physical activity and risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality: dose–response associations in a prospective cohort study of 210 327 Taiwanese adults17
Position statement: IOC framework on fairness, inclusion and non-discrimination on the basis of gender identity and sex variations17
Injuries and illnesses among competitive Norwegian rhythmic gymnasts during preseason: a prospective cohort study of prevalence, incidence and risk factors17
There is no ‘Swiss Army Knife’ of thermal indices: the importance of considering ‘why?’ and ‘for whom?’ when modelling heat stress in sport17
Nine typical injury patterns in German professional male football (soccer): a systematic visual video analysis of 345 match injuries17
‘Fat but powerful’ paradox: association of muscle power and adiposity markers with all-cause mortality in older adults from the EXERNET multicentre study16
Meaningful thresholds for patient-reported outcomes following interventions for anterior cruciate ligament tear or traumatic meniscus injury: a systematic review for the OPTIKNEE consensus16
Is it too early to condemn early sport specialisation?16
Primary surgery versus primary rehabilitation for treating anterior cruciate ligament injuries: a living systematic review and meta-analysis16
Effectiveness of exercise via telehealth for chronic disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of exercise interventions delivered via videoconferencing16
Infographic. Cooling strategies to attenuate PPE-induced heat strain during the COVID-19 pandemic16
SARS-CoV-2 infection and return to play in junior competitive athletes: is systematic cardiac screening needed?16
Reframing return-to-sport postpartum: the 6 Rs framework16
Are questionable research practices facilitating new discoveries in sport and exercise medicine? The proportion of supported hypotheses is implausibly high16
Statement on methods in sport injury research from the 1st METHODS MATTER Meeting, Copenhagen, 201915
Socioeconomic factors and outcomes from exercise-related sudden cardiac arrest in high school student-athletes in the USA15
Prevalence and incidence of injuries in para athletes: a systematic review with meta-analysis and GRADE recommendations15
Evidence of ACL healing on MRI following ACL rupture treated with rehabilitation alone may be associated with better patient-reported outcomes: a second15
Clinician approach to cardiopulmonary exercise testing for exercise prescription in patients at risk of and with cardiovascular disease15
Incidence and prevalence of hamstring injuries in field-based team sports: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 5952 injuries from over 7 million exposure hours15
Incidence, prevalence and risk factors for low back pain in adolescent athletes: a systematic review and meta-analysis15
What tests and measures accurately diagnose persisting post-concussive symptoms in children, adolescents and adults following sport-related concussion? A systematic review15