Sports Medicine-Open

(The TQCC of Sports Medicine-Open is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-08-01 to 2023-08-01.)
Mental Health In Elite Athletes: Increased Awareness Requires An Early Intervention Framework to Respond to Athlete Needs118
The Training and Development of Elite Sprint Performance: an Integration of Scientific and Best Practice Literature96
Metabolite Concentration Changes in Humans After a Bout of Exercise: a Systematic Review of Exercise Metabolomics Studies95
Test–Retest Reliability of the One-Repetition Maximum (1RM) Strength Assessment: a Systematic Review89
The Challenge of Applying and Undertaking Research in Female Sport86
Correlates and Determinants of Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Adults: a Systematic Review74
School-related physical activity interventions and mental health among children: a systematic review and meta-analysis72
Muscle-strengthening Exercise Epidemiology: a New Frontier in Chronic Disease Prevention66
Monitoring the Athlete Match Response: Can External Load Variables Predict Post-match Acute and Residual Fatigue in Soccer? A Systematic Review with Meta-analysis57
Effect of Different Physical Training Forms on Change of Direction Ability: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis43
Reducing Injuries in Soccer (Football): an Umbrella Review of Best Evidence Across the Epidemiological Framework for Prevention38
Wayfinding: How Ecological Perspectives of Navigating Dynamic Environments Can Enrich Our Understanding of the Learner and the Learning Process in Sport36
Reasons for and Consequences of Low Energy Availability in Female and Male Athletes: Social Environment, Adaptations, and Prevention36
A Systematic Review and Qualitative Synthesis Resulting in a Typology of Elementary Classroom Movement Integration Interventions36
Enhancing the value of accelerometer-assessed physical activity: meaningful visual comparisons of data-driven translational accelerometer metrics35
Biomechanical Determinants of Knee Joint Loads Associated with Increased Anterior Cruciate Ligament Loading During Cutting: A Systematic Review and Technical Framework32
Training or Synergizing? Complex Systems Principles Change the Understanding of Sport Processes30
Determinants of Cycling Performance: a Review of the Dimensions and Features Regulating Performance in Elite Cycling Competitions26
Development of a Human Activity Recognition System for Ballet Tasks25
The Influence of Exercise-Induced Fatigue on Inter-Limb Asymmetries: a Systematic Review25
Theory to Practice: Performance Preparation Models in Contemporary High-Level Sport Guided by an Ecological Dynamics Framework25
The performance of the World Rugby Head Injury Assessment Screening Tool: a diagnostic accuracy study24
Cannabidiol and Sports Performance: a Narrative Review of Relevant Evidence and Recommendations for Future Research23
The Effects of Increased Midsole Bending Stiffness of Sport Shoes on Muscle-Tendon Unit Shortening and Shortening Velocity: a Randomised Crossover Trial in Recreational Male Runners23
Female (Under) Representation in Exercise Thermoregulation Research23
It’s Time to Change Direction on Agility Research: a Call to Action22
Exercise and Neuropathic Pain: A General Overview of Preclinical and Clinical Research21
Iliac Crest Bone Grafting for the Management of Anterior Shoulder Instability in Patients with Glenoid Bone Loss: a Systematic Review of Contemporary Literature21
Assessments Related to the Physical, Affective and Cognitive Domains of Physical Literacy Amongst Children Aged 7–11.9 Years: A Systematic Review21
The Influence, Barriers to and Facilitators of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Rehabilitation Adherence and Participation: a Scoping Review21
Social Media, Body Image and Resistance Training: Creating the Perfect ‘Me’ with Dietary Supplements, Anabolic Steroids and SARM’s20
Applied Sport Science for Male Age-Grade Rugby Union in England20
Quantifying the Collision Dose in Rugby League: A Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Critical Analysis20
The Role of Technology in Adherence to Physical Activity Programs in Patients with Chronic Diseases Experiencing Fatigue: a Systematic Review19
Maximal muscular power: lessons from sprint cycling18
High-Intensity Interval Training in Older Adults: a Scoping Review18
Performance Analysis in Rugby Union: a Critical Systematic Review17
Tracking Systems in Team Sports: A Narrative Review of Applications of the Data and Sport Specific Analysis17
Effects of Plyometric Training on Lower Body Muscle Architecture, Tendon Structure, Stiffness and Physical Performance: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis17
Solar Ultraviolet Exposure in Individuals Who Perform Outdoor Sport Activities17
Physical Activity Behavior from a Transdisciplinary Biopsychosocial Perspective: a Scoping Review16
The Impact of Ubiquitous Face Masks and Filtering Face Piece Application During Rest, Work and Exercise on Gas Exchange, Pulmonary Function and Physical Performance: A Systematic Review with Meta-anal16
Nordic walking training in elderly, a randomized clinical trial. Part II: Biomechanical and metabolic adaptations16
Redox Homeostasis and Inflammation Responses to Training in Adolescent Athletes: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis16
A Pragmatic Approach to Resolving Technological Unfairness: the Case of Nike’s Vaporfly and Alphafly Running Footwear16
Effectiveness of Resistance Training and Associated Program Characteristics in Patients at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis16
The Adverse Effects of Androgen Deprivation Therapy in Prostate Cancer and the Benefits and Potential Anti-oncogenic Mechanisms of Progressive Resistance Training15
Effects of High-Intensity Interval Training in School on the Physical Performance and Health of Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review with Meta-Analysis15
The Training Characteristics of World-Class Distance Runners: An Integration of Scientific Literature and Results-Proven Practice14
Eccentric Strength Assessment of Hamstring Muscles with New Technologies: a Systematic Review of Current Methods and Clinical Implications13
The effects of short-term combined exercise training on telomere length in obese women: a prospective, interventional study12
Effects of Intermittent Hypoxia–Hyperoxia on Performance- and Health-Related Outcomes in Humans: A Systematic Review12
Are Plantarflexor Muscle Impairments Present Among Individuals with Achilles Tendinopathy and Do They Change with Exercise? A Systematic Review with Meta-analysis12
Physical Activity Reduces Epilepsy Incidence: a Retrospective Cohort Study in Swedish Cross-Country Skiers and an Experimental Study in Seizure-Prone Synapsin II Knockout Mice12
The Biomechanics and Applications of Strongman Exercises: a Systematic Review12
Quantifying Collision Frequency and Intensity in Rugby Union and Rugby Sevens: A Systematic Review11
Convergent Validity of Ratings of Perceived Exertion During Resistance Exercise in Healthy Participants: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis11
Effects of Consumer-Wearable Activity Tracker-Based Programs on Objectively Measured Daily Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Among School-Aged Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis11
A Proposed Framework to Describe Movement Variability within Sporting Tasks: A Scoping Review11
The Quantification of Acceleration Events in Elite Team Sport: a Systematic Review11
Screening of Potential Stress Biomarkers in Sweat Associated with Sports Training11
Urinary Incontinence in Competitive Women Powerlifters: A Cross-Sectional Survey10
Appropriate Reporting of Exercise Variables in Resistance Training Protocols: Much more than Load and Number of Repetitions10
Liver-Metabolizing Genes and Their Relationship to the Performance of Elite Spanish Male Endurance Athletes; a Prospective Transversal Study10
Assessment of exercise-induced stress by automated measurement of salivary cortisol concentrations within the circadian rhythm in Japanese female long-distance runners10
The Value of Preseason Screening for Injury Prediction: The Development and Internal Validation of a Multivariable Prognostic Model to Predict Indirect Muscle Injury Risk in Elite Football (Soccer) Pl10
The Relationship Between Physical Fitness Qualities and Sport-Specific Technical Skills in Female, Team-Based Ball Players: A Systematic Review10
Stress and recovery perception, creatine kinase levels, and performance parameters of male volleyball athletes in a preseason for a championship10
A survey of mathematical models of human performance using power and energy10
The relationship between physical fitness attributes and sports injury in female, team ball sport players: a systematic review9
24-Hour Physical Behavior Balance for Better Health for All: “The Sweet-Spot Hypothesis”9
Determinants of Food Choice in Athletes: A Systematic Scoping Review9
The Effects of Anticipation and Visual and Sensory Performance on Concussion Risk in Sport: A Review9
Acute and Chronic Physical Activity Increases Creative Ideation Performance: A Systematic Review and Multilevel Meta-analysis9
Body Fat of Basketball Players: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis9
Exercise Training in Heart failure with Preserved and Reduced Ejection Fraction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis9
Factors Influencing the Association Between Coach and Athlete Rating of Exertion: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis9
Posterior-Chain Resistance Training Compared to General Exercise and Walking Programmes for the Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain in the General Population: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis9
Exercise Training and Natural Killer Cells in Cancer Survivors: Current Evidence and Research Gaps Based on a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis9
Injuries in Netball-A Systematic Review9
Can Physical Activity Support Grief Outcomes in Individuals Who Have Been Bereaved? A Systematic Review9
Comparative Effectiveness of Multiple Exercise Interventions in the Treatment of Mental Health Disorders: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis9
Effect of Different Sports Practice on Sleep Quality and Quality of Life in Children and Adolescents: Randomized Clinical Trial9
The Acute Cardiorespiratory and Cerebrovascular Response to Resistance Exercise9