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Stellenbosch University, Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine, South Africa

Through the Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine and partnering institutions, a world-class multidisciplinary service is offered to athletes. These services include: A complete suite of sports and exercise medicine services available in primary care ...

Source: FIFA
Published: 15 Aug 2017

The Exercise Drug for Depression

In a study published in November 2015 in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, researchers from the University of Mississippi in University and the University of California in San Francisco gathered data from 6,500 participants ranging in age from 20 to 84.

Source: Psych Centra
Published: 25 Aug 2017

Exercise, therapy can ease concussion symptoms

researchers at the University of Buffalo were the first to show that specialized exercise regimens can relieve prolonged concussion symptoms. The study focused on both athletes and non-athletes and was published in the Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine.

Source: WisNews
Published: 23 Aug 2017

Moderate exercise may be beneficial for HCM patients

But new Michigan Medicine research finds there may be reason to re ... including vigorous recreational exercise and competitive sports participation. Michigan is one of 3 leading sites for this registry. Day, a Taubman Scholar, and Saberi say they approach ...

Source: Knowridge Science Report
Published: 20 Aug 2017

Is walking all the exercise you need?

The American College of Sports Medicine recommends 250 minutes or more exercise to lose a modest amount of weight, but the more you do, the more you’ll lose. Unfortunately, it’s a myth that calories in equals calories out. Don’t expect a 500 calorie ...

Published: 10 Aug 2017

Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine Annual Scientific Conference, September 2017 “Exercise Medicine and Physical Activity for Health”

This years Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine Annual Scientific Conference promises yet again to be a highlight of the international sports medicine calendar. The conference will focus on “Exercise Medicine and Physical Activity for Health” and ...

Published: 09 Aug 2017

Sports Medicine, Exercise and Health MSc

This MSc is designed to give clinicians and practitioners a deeper understanding of sports medicine, sports injuries and exercise medicine. The programme covers the evidence-based management of sports medicine and musculoskeletal injuries, and emphasises ...

Published: 17 Aug 2017

Specialty spotlight – sport and exercise medicine

Sport and exercise medicine (SEM) involves the delivery of expert care in injury management and illness, physical activity and sport. It also has a large scale application in improving the musculoskeletal (MSK) and physical health of the general public and ...

Published: 03 Aug 2015

Pain relief pioneer donates $5 million for new UBC sport and exercise medicine centre

Dr. Chan Gunn, a pioneering Vancouver physician in the field of pain relief, is giving $5 million to the University of British Columbia for construction of a new building devoted to exercise and sport medicine teaching, research and patient care.

Published: 04 Mar 2015

Sport and exercise medicine in the UK: what juniors should know to get ahead

Are you sick and tired of pushing so many pills to your patient for their various ailments that by 9:15 you can hear them rattling in the corridor? Would you rather empower them to be physically active in a safe, prescribed way to help them manage these ...

Published: 08 Oct 2016

Practical ECG for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine PDF

An essential reference for students and practitioners working with exercise electrocardiograms (ECGs), Practical ECG forExercise Science and Sports Medicine guides readers from theory to applied interpretation of normal and abnormal ECG traces. The text is ...

Published: 27 Nov 2016

Importance of sport and exercise medicine outlined in new guide

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government A new guide on sport and exercise medicine (SEM) outlines how it delivers improved quality of care and productivity. SEM is the first new medical… A new ...

Source: Department of Health
Published: 28 May 2012

Complete Guide To Knee Injury Prevention For Grapplers

The Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) in the knee has had more attention in sports medicine research by far than any other ... Most people’s first leg muscle group to attack in exercise would be the quads as they are the ones you see in the mirror.

Published: 26 Aug 2017

Paths for a Career: Sports Medicine & Exercise Science

For every team that takes the field, there is a group of highly skilled career professionals who support that team in key roles, serving as coaches, trainers, managers and the like. Their roles are extremely vital to the success of a team as they prepare ...

Published: 17 Aug 2010

Celebrate ‘Exercise is Medicine’ Month

Exercise is Medicine Month began May 1! Observed in conjunction with National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, communities throughout the United States will hold activities that recognize that physical activity and exercise – shown to help prevent and ...

Published: 02 May 2013

Current Issues in Sports and Exercise Medicine

This unique resource presents current issues in sports and exercise medicine which outlines new areas of knowledge and provides updates on current knowledge in the broad field of sports and exercise medicine. Written by experts in their own sub-disciplines ...

Published: 15 May 2013

Sports and Exercise Medicine - Medic

The programme is suitable for physiotherapists, osteopaths and doctors. This internationally renowned programme is open to doctors and physiotherapists. As the longest-established Sports and Exercise Medicine MSc in the country, we have a prestigious history.

Published: 24 Aug 2017

Exercise is Medicine

Maurisa Gibson, a Trinbagonian, is a credentialed advocate for the EIM initiative. She is also a Sport and Exercise Scientist, a Professional Member and Certified Health Fitness Specialist with the American College of Sport Medicine (ACSM). Gibson’s hope ...

Source: Trinidad Express Newspapers
Published: 05 May 2013

Sports centres to offer exercise tips, tests

the local arm of a global initiative to promote exercise as medicine, will be at the lab to conduct exercise screenings. Sport Singapore declined to reveal the cost of the prototype lab. Another lab will be set up next year at Heartbeat@Bedok, an ...

Source: The Straits Times
Published: 29 Jul 2017

Oxford Textbook of Children’s Sport and Exercise Medicine, 3 edition

Designed to inform, challenge and support all involved in the study and treatment of the exercising child and adolescent, the Oxford Textbook of Children’s Sport and Exercise Medicine presents complex scientific and medical material in an accessible and ...

Published: 30 Jun 2017

Sports medicine

Many other countries also have sports medicine societies and sports science associations. These entities are often geared specifically toward either clinical medicine or sports science. The use of exercise and sport as a therapy to prevent chronic disease ...

Published: 23 Aug 2017

Sports Medicine Degree Programs with Course Information

Educational programs similar to sports medicine may be called exercise science and athletic training. Sports medicine degrees take between two and four years and may offer opportunities for specialization. Students may choose to concentrate on different ...

Published: 15 Aug 2017

What is the difference between sports medicine and exercise physiology?

Sports Medicine concetrates on sports injuries and how they can be prevented. Exercise physiology has to do with the human body's responds, reactions and adaptations to exercise. Exercise Physiology is the science of body's function to exercise and activity.

Published: 18 Aug 2017

Point-of-care Ultrasound Transforms Sports and Exercise Medicine in Jersey

Sportsmen and women on the Channel Island of Jersey are benefitting from the introduction of point-of-care ultrasound. City, State, United Kingdom., May 31, 2017 - (PressReleasePoint) - Sportsmen and women on the Channel Island of Jersey are benefitting ...

Source: Press Release Point
Published: 01 Jun 2017

MNO citizen voted the 2016 Community Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician of the Year

Submitted by Rebecca Menard Administration Coordinator for Canadian Academy of Sport & Exercise Medicine (CASEM). Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) citizen and veteran Dr. Darrell Menard was recently voted the 2016 Community Sport & Exercise Medicine ...

Published: 01 Feb 2017

New Sports Medicine and Exercise Videos From Alexander Street Press

Alexander Street Press launched Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video, which features hundreds of hours of high-quality clinician education materials on the study of human movement. Developed through an exclusive partnership with Healthy Learning ...

Source: Information Toay
Published: 27 Aug 2012

What is sports and exercise medicine?

There is no universally accepted definition of sports and exercise medicine (SEM). The nature of the discipline has changed over time and continues to do so as SEM begins to clarify its scope more clearly and delineates itself from the traditional medical ...

Published: 21 Jan 2017

Saints host Sport and Exercise Medicine training day

The first National Training Day of the academic year for Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM) Registrars was hosted by Oxford Deanery and held at Southampton’s Staplewood Campus on Wednesday. The Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (FSEM) UK oversees the ...

Published: 17 Nov 2016

Exercise and Sports Medicine (Football) MSc/Postgraduate Diploma

MSc – Minimum 13 months, maximum 6 years; PGDip - Minimum 10 months, maximum 4 years (minimum dates are determined by necessity of timetabling specialist modules off-season) This innovative programme has been developed through a partnership between The ...

Published: 20 Aug 2017