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  1. To verify the hydration effects of oral rehydration solution (ORS) on athletes by comparing the degrees of fluid absorption and plasma volume changes following beverage consumption, including ORS.

    Authors: Hyo-Jun Yun, Ji-Yong Lee, Minsoo Jeon, Sang-eun Oh, Jae-Hyeon Park and Jiwun Yoon
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:207
  2. Timing for return to sport (RTS) after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is paramount for the avoidance of a secondary injury. A common criterion in RTS decision-making is the limb symmetry index (LSI) w...

    Authors: F. Zumstein, C. Centner and R. Ritzmann
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:206
  3. Visual feedback and music while warm up may help elicit peak performance, but its effect during the Wingate anaerobic test (WAnT) in futsal players is unexplored. Therefore, the aim of this study was to examin...

    Authors: Serdar Bayrakdaroğlu, Özgür Eken, Fatma Hilal Yagin, Ramazan Bayer, Mehmet Gulu, Zeki Akyildiz and Hadi Nobari
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:205
  4. Handball is a sport with a high number of severe injuries. The shoulder is one of the most commonly injured joints, with an average prevalence of 17–41%.

    Authors: Stelios Hadjisavvas, Michalis A. Efstathiou, Vivian Malliou, Christoforos D. Giannaki and Manos Stefanakis
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:204
  5. The non-linear index alpha 1 of Detrended Fluctuation Analysis (DFA a1) of heart rate variability, has been shown to be a marker of fatigue during endurance exercise. This report aims to explore its ability to...

    Authors: Marcelle Schaffarczyk, Bruce Rogers, Rüdiger Reer and Thomas Gronwald
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:203
  6. The aim of this study was to compare the positional transversal release (PTR) technique to stretching and evaluate the acute effects on range of movement (ROM), performance and balance.

    Authors: Ewan Thomas, Salvatore Ficarra, Antonino Scardina, Marianna Bellafiore, Antonio Palma, Nemanja Maksimovic, Patrik Drid and Antonino Bianco
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:202
  7. Mid-portion Achilles Tendinopathy (AT) is a common musculoskeletal condition with varying rehabilitation success rates. Despite the prevalence of this condition, a considerable proportion of individuals experi...

    Authors: Deirdre Ryan, Gráinne O’Donoghue, Ebonie Rio, Ricardo Segurado and Cliona O’Sullivan
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:201
  8. The International Match Calendar congestion affects players recovery. The views of a worldwide cohort of professional football players is shared in this communication.

    Authors: L. Pillay, D. Burgess, D. C. Janse van Rensburg, G. M. Kerkhoffs and V. Gouttebarge
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:200
  9. This study tested the effects of two training programs (one program based on extreme sided-games of 1v1 vs. one program based on the medium-sided game of 5v5) on the physical fitness adaptations of youth socce...

    Authors: Piotr Makar, Gibson Praça, Adam Kawczyński, Zeki Akyildiz, Mehmet yıldız, Rodrigo Aquino and Filipe Manuel Clemente
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:199
  10. This study aimed to (1) analyze the impact of a small-sided game training program in the locomotor profile of youth male soccer players (while interacting with the baseline level – higher and lower level); and...

    Authors: Ana Filipa Silva, Rafael Oliveira, Halil Ibrahim Ceylan, Zeki Akyildiz, Francisco Tomás González-Fernández, Hadi Nobari, Mehmet Yıldız, Sabri Birlik and Filipe Manuel Clemente
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:198
  11. The SARS-CoV-2 virus and its long-term consequences in adolescents have a global impact on upcoming medical issues. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of a SARS-CoV-2 infection on cardiorespi...

    Authors: Johannes Lässing, S. Kwast, C. Bischoff, N. Hölldobler, M. Vondran, R. Falz and M. Busse
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:197
  12. The performing of jump and landing in futsal simultaneous with divided attention is one of the most common mechanisms of non-contact anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury. Neuromuscular training has effectiv...

    Authors: Majid Hamoongard, Malihe Hadadnezhad and Ali Abbasi
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:196
  13. Exercise can improve cognitive function. The impact of acute exercise on cognition is related to exercise intensity. This study aimed to explore whether normal walking had a beneficial effect on cognition.

    Authors: J. N. Zhang, L. S. Xiang, Y. Shi, F. Xie, Y. Wang and Y. Zhang
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:195
  14. Core exercise is often adopted as an adjunct in maintaining musculoskeletal health in rehabilitation; we previously showed that standing core rotational exercise improves femoral blood flow after training. Thi...

    Authors: Hsin-Fu Lin, Chun-Chung Chou, Hsiao-Han Chao, Soun-Cheng Wang and Chen-Huan Chen
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:194
  15. A flat foot is a common cause of chronic sports injuries and therefore many opportunities for arch support interventions exist. However, young athletes change their foot morphology due to developmental influen...

    Authors: Kohei Hikawa, Toshiharu Tsutsui, Takehiro Ueyama, Jin Yang, Yukina Hara and Suguru Torii
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:193
  16. Improving movement control might be a promising treatment goal during chronic non-specific low back pain (CLBP) rehabilitation. The objective of the study is to evaluate the effect of a single bout of game-bas...

    Authors: Juliane Mueller, Daniel Niederer, Sarah Tenberg, Lukas Oberheim, Alina Moesner and Steffen Mueller
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:192
  17. Exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation is safe and effective, evidence-based and implemented in national and international cardiac rehabilitation guidelines. Recent data show a decrease in cardiovascular mortal...

    Authors: Nina Tilgner, Dominik Nehls, Celine Lichtmess, Alexandra Kober, Cinja Küsel, Lisa Radloff and Lars Gabrys
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:191
  18. The Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic Shoulder and Elbow score (KJOC) is developed to evaluate the shoulder and elbow function in overhead athletes. To date, the score has not been adapted into Finnish language. ...

    Authors: Maria Sukanen, Jesse Pajari, Sami Äyrämö, Juha Paloneva, Benjamin Waller, Arja Häkkinen and Juhani Multanen
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:190
  19. Pain is part of the everyday life of professional dancers. It can indicate health risks and impair the ability to work. Suitable screening tools can be used to identify pain and its risk potential. A comprehen...

    Authors: Jasmin Haenel, Thomas Schoettker-Koeniger and Eileen M. Wanke
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:189
  20. The aim of this study was to analyze the within-week differences in external training intensity in different microcycles considering different playing positions in women elite volleyball players.

    Authors: Zeki Akyildiz, Henrique de Oliveira Castro, Erhan Çene, Lorenzo Laporta, Coskun Parim, Emre Altundag, Cengiz Akarçeşme, Giovanni Guidetti, Giovanni Miale, Ana Filipa Silva, Hadi Nobari and Filipe Manuel Clemente
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:188
  21. This study aimed to compare the stress tolerance, competitive anxiety, heart rate variability and salivary cortisol before and during successive futsal competitive matches (3 matches in 4 days) in young male f...

    Authors: Bruno Laerte Lopes Ribeiro, Nicole Leite Galvão-Coelho, Raíssa Nóbrega Almeida, Gustavo Zampier dos Santos Lima, Leonardo de Sousa Fortes and Arnaldo Luis Mortatti
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:187
  22. Coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) is a highly contagious disease caused by acute respiratory syndrome that can negatively impact physical activity as well as mental health of people in the world. Since Iran is one of ...

    Authors: Esmaeel Saemi, Hadi Nobari, Georgian Badicu, Habibollah Ghazizadeh, Ali Pashabadi, Fatemeh Imani, Filipe Manuel Clemente, Ana Filipa Silva and Sana Afrash
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:186
  23. Whole-body cryotherapy (WBC) consists of short exposure (up to 2–3 min) to dry air at cryogenic temperatures (up to -190 °C) and has recently been applied for muscle recovery after injury to reduce the inflamm...

    Authors: Valentina Selleri, Marco Mattioli, Domenico Lo Tartaro, Annamaria Paolini, Giada Zanini, Anna De Gaetano, Roberta D’Alisera, Laura Roli, Alessandra Melegari, Pasqualino Maietta, Ferdinando Tripi, Emanuele Guerra, Johanna Chester, Gustavo Savino, Tommaso Trenti, Andrea Cossarizza…
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:185
  24. Understanding common MRI findings may allow clinicians to appreciate the sport-specific effects on the lumbar spine, and to discern clinically significant pathology. Prevalence data regarding radiological abno...

    Authors: Sean Carmody, Gajan Rajeswaran, Adam Mitchell, Katrine Okholm Kryger, Imtiaz Ahmad, Munraj Gill and Alison Rushton
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:184
  25. Aqua Pilates and Aqua Stretch exercises are different and new methods for the rehabilitation of musculoskeletal disorders. This study aimed to compare the effectiveness of Aqua Stretch and Aqua Pilates interve...

    Authors: Farzaneh Gandomi, Parviz Soufivand, Mozhgan Ezati, Mehran Salimi, Shirin Assar, Mehran Pournazari and Homayoun Abbasi
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:183
  26. Core muscle endurance is essential for proper movement and lower extremity injury prevention. In addition, the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) score is a tool to assess body movement patterns to predict the r...

    Authors: Eiva Fallahasady, Nafise Rahmanloo, Foad Seidi, Reza Rajabi and Mohammad Bayattork
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:182
  27. Psychological disorders are common among individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The effect of exercise training on psychological disorders like anxiety and depression has not been well studied in Ethiopia....

    Authors: Muluken Gebeyehu, Kessatie Legesse, Soumitra Mondal, Mahmud Abdulkadir, Zeru Bekelle and Alemayehu Molla
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:181
  28. To clarify does physical performance affect success in highest-level soccer, the purpose of the present study was to identify differences in technical-tactical performance (TP) between teams covering high and ...

    Authors: Toni Modric, James J. Malone, Sime Versic, Marcin Andrzejewski, Paweł Chmura, Marek Konefał, Patrik Drid and Damir Sekulic
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:179
  29. The decline in adropin over the aging process is associated with cardiometabolic risks, and resistance training may affect this decline. We hypothesized that elastic band resistance training (EBRT) would be an...

    Authors: Akbar Azamian Jazi, Esmaeil Moradi Sarteshnizi, Mahshid Fathi and Zahra Azamian Jazi
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:178
  30. Spinal unloading in microgravity is associated with stature increments, back pain, intervertebral disc (IVD) swelling and impaired spinal kinematics. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of latera...

    Authors: D. Marcos-Lorenzo, T. Frett, A. Gil-Martinez, M. Speer, J. Swanenburg and D. A. Green
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:177
  31. So far there is no study comparing two distinct exercise interventions in people with visual impairment. This study aimed to evaluate the effects of two exercise programs on health-related fitness, quality of ...

    Authors: Rafael B. P. da Silva, Eduardo L Caputo, Natan Feter and Felipe F Reichert
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:176
  32. In recent years, moderate physical activity has attracted the attention of experts and women as a way to cope with premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Studies investigated the effects of exercise on PMS, but only a f...

    Authors: Rika Kawabe, Chang Yu Chen, Saori Morino, Kohei Mukaiyama, Yuki Shinohara, Masaya Kato, Hiroki Shimizu, Kanako Shimoura, Momoko Nagai-Tanima and Tomoki Aoyama
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:175
  33. The movement of targeted subjects can be calculated using the frame subtraction method. However, the validity of this evaluation method of dynamic postural stability has not been clarified yet. This study aime...

    Authors: Megumi Ota, Hiroshige Tateuchi, Takaya Hashiguchi, Karen Fujiwara, Ayano Sasaki, Kiseki Okumura and Noriaki Ichihashi
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:174
  34. During incremental exercise (Inc-Ex), the mean response time (MRT) of oxygen uptake (V̇O2) represents the time delay before changes in muscle V̇O2 reflect at the mouth level. MRT calculation by linear regression ...

    Authors: Kazuyuki Kominami and Masatoshi Akino
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:173
  35. Eating disorders (EDs) are an increasingly recognized concern in professional sports. Previous studies suggests that both female gender and endurance sports put athletes at risk. Female elite cyclists are henc...

    Authors: C Koppenburg, F Saxer, W Vach, D Lüchtenberg and A Goesele
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:172
  36. Authors: Callum J. McCaskie, Marc Sim, Robert U. Newton, Jarryd Heasman, Brent Rogalski and Nicolas H. Hart
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:171

    The original article was published in BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:168

  37. To verify (1) the association between classic and specific bioelectrical impedance vector analysis (BIVA) with body composition, hydration, and physical performance in older adults with and without sarcopenia; (2...

    Authors: Ana Claudia Rossini-Venturini, Pedro Pugliesi Abdalla, Priscila Giacomo Fassini, André Pereira dos Santos, Márcio Fernando Tasinafo Junior, Thiago Cândido Alves, Euripedes Barsanulfo Gonçalves Gomide, Tatiane Lopes de Pontes, Karina Pfrimer, Eduardo Ferriolli, Jorge Mota, Maria Reyes Beltran-Valls and Dalmo Roberto Lopes Machado
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:170
  38. Few studies have considered the relationship between risk factors, physical activity and sedentary behaviour in people with heart disease. Here we examine the independent relationship of device-measured physic...

    Authors: Nicole Freene, Margaret McManus, Tarryn Mair, Ren Tan and Rachel Davey
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:169
  39. Physical demands and injury rates differ between elite female and male Australian Football (AF) players. To improve understanding of contributing physical factors to these differences, the purpose of this stud...

    Authors: Callum J. McCaskie, Marc Sim, Robert U. Newton, Jarryd Heasman, Brent Rogalski and Nicolas H. Hart
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:168

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:171

  40. Impaired quality of life (QOL) including reduced physical fitness is a recognized late effect of hemopoietic cell transplantation (HCT). Guided exercise and mindfulness-based stress management (MBSM) programs ...

    Authors: David D. F. Ma, Kate Fennessy and David Kliman
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:167
  41. Temporal biomechanical and physiological responses to physical activity vary between individual hamstrings components as well as between exercises, suggesting that hamstring muscles operate differently, and ov...

    Authors: Eleftherios Kellis and Anthony J. Blazevich
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:166
  42. Water polo is unique among aquatic—and generally other—sports as it includes cyclic elements typical in swimming and acyclic elements occurring mainly in ball games. Moreover, water polo demands high level of ...

    Authors: Péter Fritz, Réka Fritz, Lívia Mayer, Boglárka Németh, Judit Ressinka, Pongrác Ács and Csilla Oláh
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:165
  43. Sports science research in elite female Gaelic team sports has increased in recent years, but still a large disparity exists between the volume of studies involving male and female players. As a consequence of...

    Authors: John David Duggan, Kieran Collins and Karen Keane
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:164
  44. Recently, a novel method for improving movement quality called open-ended augmented feedback has been introduced. However, the effects of using such feedback in a training intervention have not yet been examin...

    Authors: N. Stien, V. Andersen, G. H. Engelsrud, T. E. J. Solstad and A. H. Saeterbakken
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:163
  45. To investigate the functional status and recording the most common injuries of the upper limb in male Greek boxing squad in comparison to the general population.

    Authors: Vasileios Giannatos, Andreas Panagopoulos, Panagiotis Antzoulas, Savvas I. Giakoumakis, John Lakoumentas and Antonis Kouzelis
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:162
  46. Ballistic and heavy-resistance exercises may potentially enhance lower body power, which is paramount for the punching performance of amateur boxers. This study aimed to determine the acute effects of ballist...

    Authors: Wenjuan Yi, Chao Chen, Zixiang Zhou, Weijia Cui and Dexin Wang
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:161
  47. Jumping and specific multidirectional repeated sprint ability are important in basketball. The objective of this study was to assess the contributions of 8-week combined versus single-mode training programs ba...

    Authors: Seifeddine Brini, Daniel Boullosa, Julio Calleja-González, Daniel J. van den Hoek, Hadi Nobari and Filipe Manuel Clemente
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:160
  48. Due to the absence of evidence in the literature on Paralympic Powerlifting the present study investigated various methods to assess bench press maximum repetition and the way each method influences the measur...

    Authors: Felipe J. Aidar, Ciro José Brito, Dihogo Gama de Matos, Levy Anthony S. de Oliveira, Rapahel Fabrício de Souza, Paulo Francisco de Almeida-Neto, Breno Guilherme de Araújo Tinoco Cabral, Henrique P. Neiva, Frederico Ribeiro Neto, Victor Machado Reis, Daniel A. Marinho, Mário C. Marques, Filipe Manuel Clemente and Hadi Nobari
    Citation: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 14:159

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