Sports medicine fills the gap between the science and the promotion of exercise, health and performance in sports. This field covers various aspects of sports like sports injury, its treatment and prevention; Exercise for fitness; drugs that are used during sports and various training methods and nutrition needed. Sports medicine journals focuses on various aspects in the field of sports medicine and depicts them in a comprehensively. Impact factor is a metric value given to a journal to assess the journal quality. It is the ratio between the total numbers of citations to total number of articles published in the last two preceding years. This metric value forms a prestige factor in the research career of a scientist.
Last date updated on September, 2014