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The Journal of Sports Science and Medicine (JSSM) is a non-profit making scientific electronic journal, publishing research and review articles, together with case studies, in the fields of sports medicine and the exercise sciences. JSSM is published quarterly in March, June, September and December. JSSM also publishes editorials, a "letter to the editor" section, abstracts from international and national congresses, panel meetings, conferences and symposia, and can function as an open discussion forum on significant issues of current interest. The journal content could be presented not only in print (pdf format) but also through the use of video, audio and interactive software since it is published in an electronic format. Authors, therefore, are encouraged to submit their article or communication in the most appropriate medium to best convey their findings to members of JSSM.
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March 2023 - Volume 22, Issue 1, Table of Contents Current Issue
Review article
Underwater Surface Electromyography for the Evaluation of Muscle Activity during Front Crawl Swimming: A Systematic Review
Wan Yu Kwok, Billy Chun Lung So, Sheung Mei Shamay Ng
2023, 22(1), 1-16 DOI:

Research article
Investigating The Association Between Supraspinatus Tendon Abnormality, Shoulder Pain and Isokinetic Strength in Elite Swimmers: A Cross-Sectional Study
Billy Chun Lung So, Stan Cheuk Ting Lau, Wan Yu Kwok, Daniel Hon Ting Tse, Siu Shing Man
2023, 22(1), 17-27 DOI:

Research article
The Relationship Between Lower Limb Passive Muscle and Tendon Compression Stiffness and Oxygen Cost During Running
Andreas Konrad, Markus Tilp, Leutrim Mehmeti, Nik Mahnič, Wolfgang Seiberl, Florian K. Paternoster
2023, 22(1), 28-35 DOI:

Research article
Inertial Sensor-Based Assessment of Static Balance in Athletes with Chronic Ankle Instability
Yuta Koshino, Moeko Akimoto, Daiki Kawahara, Kentaro Watanabe, Tomoya Ishida, Mina Samukawa, Satoshi Kasahara, Harukazu Tohyama
2023, 22(1), 36-43 DOI:

Research article
Blood Flow Restricted Cycling Impairs Subsequent Jumping But Not Balance Performance Slightly More Than Non-Restricted Cycling: An Acute Randomized Controlled Cross-Over Trial
Steffen Held, Ludwig Rappelt, Tim Wiedenmann, Jan-Phillip Deutsch, Julian Röttgen, Lars Donath
2023, 22(1), 44-50 DOI:

Research article
The Acute Effects of Pectoralis Major Foam Ball Rolling on Shoulder Extension Range of Motion, Isometric Contraction Torque, and Muscle Stiffness
Marina M. Reiner, Anna Gabriel, Markus Tilp, Andreas Konrad
2023, 22(1), 51-57 DOI:

Research article
Identifying the Optimal Arm Priming Exercise Intensity to Improve Maximal Leg Sprint Cycling Performance
Tatsuya Matsumoto, Yosuke Tomita, Koichi Irisawa
2023, 22(1), 58-67 DOI:

Research article
Easy Prediction of the Maximal Lactate Steady-State in Young and Older Men and Women
Silvia Pogliaghi, Massimo Teso, Luca Ferrari, Jan Boone, Juan M. Murias, Alessandro L. Colosio
2023, 22(1), 68-74 DOI:

Research article
Daytime Napping Benefits Passing Performance and Scanning Activity in Elite Soccer Players
Masaki Nishida, Shuta Okano, Atsushi Ichinose, Shutaro Suyama, Sumi Youn
2023, 22(1), 75-83 DOI:

Research article
Does Exercise Modality Matter Affectively? Contrasting Type and Sequence of Moderate-Intensity Continuous Training Versus High-Intensity Interval Training in a Randomized Within-Subject Study
Katja Dierkes, Inka Rösel, Katrin E. Giel, Ansgar Thiel, Gorden Sudeck
2023, 22(1), 84-97 DOI:

Research article
Utility of a Physical Fitness Score in Screening for Chronic Diseases
Takaaki Sato, Kazuya Fujihara, Mayuko Harada Yamada, Kaori Chou, Yuta Yaguchi, Masaru Kitazawa, Hajime Ishiguro, Taeko Osawa, Takaho Yamada, Satoru Kodama, Kiminori Kato, Hirohito Sone
2023, 22(1), 98-110 DOI:

Research article
Lower Extremity Support Moment and Distribution of Joint Moments during Sloped Running
Yo Shih, Kai-Yu Ho
2023, 22(1), 111-116 DOI:

Research article
The Influence of Accelerometer Epoch Length on Associations of Physical Activity Intensity and Volume with Bone Outcomes
Annie M. Skinner, Alex V. Rowlands, Dimitris Vlachopoulos, Alan R. Barker, Kathleen F. Janz, Sarah A. Moore
2023, 22(1), 117-132 DOI:

Research article
From The Ground Up: Expert Perceptions of Lower Limb Activity Monitoring in Tennis
Matthew Lester, Peter Peeling, Olivier Girard, Alistair Murphy, Cameron Armstrong, Machar Reid
2023, 22(1), 133-141 DOI:

Research article
Force-Velocity Profiling in Club-Based Field Hockey Players: Analyzing the Relationships between Mechanical Characteristics, Sex, and Positional Demands
Dylan S. Hicks, Claire Drummond, Kym J. Williams, Roland van den Tillaar
2023, 22(1), 142-155 DOI:

Research article
Race Analysis and Determination of Stroke Frequency – Stroke Length Combinations during the 50-M Freestyle Event
Jorge E. Morais, Tiago M. Barbosa, José A. Bragada, Alan M. Nevill, Daniel A. Marinho
2023, 22(1), 156-165 DOI:

Research article
Reliability of Soft Tissue Vibration Measurement and Number of Steps Demanded during Treadmill Running
Qingshan Zhang, Christophe A Hautier, Chloé Bonis, Robin Trama
2023, 22(1), 166-174 DOI:


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Research article
Time-Course Changes in Dorsiflexion Range of Motion, Stretch Tolerance, and Shear Elastic Modulus for 20 Minutes of Hot Pack Application
Masatoshi Nakamura, Tatsuro Ishikawa, Shigeru Sato, Ryosuke Kiyono, Riku Yoshida, Katsuyuki Morishita, Andreas Konrad
2023, 22(2), 175-179 DOI:

Research article
Are Acute Effects of Foam-Rolling Attributed to Dynamic Warm Up Effects? A Comparative Study
Konstantin Warneke, José Carlos Aragão-Santos, Shahab Alizadeh, Mahdi Bahrami, Saman Hadjizadeh Anvar, Andreas Konrad, David G. Behm
2023, 22(2), 180-188 DOI:

Research article
Joint Coordination and Muscle-Tendon Interaction Differ Depending on The Level of Jumping Performance
Iseul Jo, Hae-Dong Lee
2023, 22(2), 189-195 DOI:

Research article
Validity of the Xiaomi Mi Band 2, 3, 4 and 5 Wristbands for Assessing Physical Activity in 12-to-18-Year-Old Adolescents under Unstructured Free-Living Conditions. Fit-Person Study
Carolina Casado-Robles, Daniel Mayorga-Vega, Santiago Guijarro-Romero, Jesús Viciana
2023, 22(2), 196-211 DOI:

Research article
Semi-Squat Exercises with Varying Levels of Arterial Occlusion Pressure during Blood Flow Restriction Training Induce a Post-Activation Performance Enhancement and Improve Vertical Height Jump in Female Football Players
Depeng Sun, Tieli Yang
2023, 22(2), 212-225 DOI:

Research article
Effects of Four Weeks of Static vs. Dynamic Bodyweight Exercises with Whole-Body Electromyostimulation on Jump and Strength Performance: A Two-Armed, Randomized, Controlled Trial
Ludwig Rappelt, Florian Micke, Steffen Held, Ulrike Dörmann, Heinz Kleinöder, Lars Donath
2023, 22(2), 226-234 DOI:

Research article
How Do Fitness Club Members Differentiate in Background Characteristics, Exercise Motivation, and Social Support? A Cross-Sectional Study
Christina Gjestvang, Elene Mauseth Tangen, Miriam Basma Arntzen, Lene A. H. Haakstad
2023, 22(2), 235-244 DOI:

Research article
Alternating or Bilateral Exercise Training does not Influence Force Control during Single-Leg Submaximal Contractions with the Dorsiflexors
Ivana Petrović, Ioannis G. Amiridis, Ales Holobar, Georgios Trypidakis, Chrysostomos Sahinis, Theodoros Kannas, Eleftherios Kellis, Roger M. Enoka
2023, 22(2), 245-253 DOI:

Research article
Effects of High-Intensity Warm-Up on 5000-Meter Performance Time in Trained Long-Distance Runners
Micael D. D. J. Alves, Beat Knechtle, Devisson D. S. Silva, Matheus S. D. S. Fernandes, João H. Gomes, Mabliny Thuany, Felipe J. Aidar, Katja Weiss, Raphael F. De Souza
2023, 22(2), 254-262 DOI:

Research article
Effect of Polarized Training on Cardiorespiratory Fitness of Untrained Healthy Young Adults: A Randomized Control Trial with Equal Training Impulse
Tsung-Lin Chiang, Chu Chen, Yu-Chin Lin, Shih-Hsuan Chan, Huey-June Wu
2023, 22(2), 263-272 DOI:

Research article
The Physical and Physiological Match-Play Locomotor Activity Profiles of Elite Domestic Male Field Hockey
Hayley Noblett, Sean Hudson, Jenny Killey, Michael Fish
2023, 22(2), 273-280 DOI:

Research article
Acute Effects of Complex Conditioning Activities on Athletic Performance and Achilles Tendon Stiffness in Male Basketball Players
Monika Papla, Paulina Ewertowska, Michał Krzysztofik
2023, 22(2), 281-287 DOI:

Review article
The Health and Functional Benefits of Eccentric versus Concentric Exercise Training: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Misha Ansari, Sibella Hardcastle, Stephen Myers, Andrew D. Williams
2023, 22(2), 288-309 DOI:

Research article
Analysis of Motion Characteristics and Metabolic Power in Elite Male Handball Players
Manuel Bassek, Dominik Raabe, Daniel Memmert, Robert Rein
2023, 22(2), 310-316 DOI:

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