Editor's article highlights
This retrospective collection showcases the full spectrum of research into sports represented at the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics. Ranging from injury epidemiology, nutrition, psychology to infectious disease risk, explore selected articles selected in August 2021.
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How to squat? Effects of various stance widths, foot placement angles and level of experience on knee, hip and trunk motion and loading
Aims and scope
BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation is an open access, peer reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of sports medicine and the exercise sciences, including rehabilitation, traumatology, cardiology, physiology, and nutrition.
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Annual Journal Metrics
49 days to first decision for all manuscripts
54 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
173 days from submission to acceptance
21 days from acceptance to publication
594,641 downloads (2021)
483 Altmetric mentions
Transparency and Openess
TOP Factor Score - 8
The following summary describes the peer review process for this journal:
Identity transparency: Single anonymized
Reviewer interacts with: Editor
Review information published: Review reports. Reviewer Identities reviewer opt in. Author/reviewer communication