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Sports Medicine Basics

ACSM offers a wealth of credible health fitness information to individuals with an interest in sports medicine, exercise science and physical activity. The Sports Medicine Basics series offers expert perspectives -- often that of ACSM members -- on trendy or controversial topics in the field.

ACSM grants permission to reprint Sports Medicine Basics contingent upon material being reprinted in entirety without alteration. Information about reprint permissions and a suggested citation can be found at the end of each document.

If you would like to suggest a topic for a future brochure or fact sheet, please email ACSM.

Sports Medicine Basics Series

 

Childhood Overweight & Obesity
Corporate Wellness
Exercise-induced Leg Pain
Health-Related Fitness for Children and Adults with Cerebral Palsy
High Velocity Training
Stress Fractures
The Spine-injured Football Player and Helmet Removal
Weight Loss in Wrestlers
Women's Heart Health and a Physically Active Lifestyle

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The single most internationally read and referenced text in sports medicine, exercise science, and health and fitness, this manual succinctly summarizes recommended procedures for exercise testing…

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