News Articles on 'Sport & Exercise Medicine'
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.
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
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
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
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
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