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Defining Sports Medicine Physicians that focus on sports medicine treat patients who have injuries that are sport or exercise related. Sports medicine New Jersey specialists will diagnosis, treat, and focus on the prevention of sport or exercise related injuries. There are several levels of expertise when it comes to sport medicine professionals. An individual can … Read more

In a sports medicine study published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, researchers found that where elementary school districts mandate the number of hours of recess required, students receive more time in physical activities. The study was conducted by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and they found that elementary schools … Read more

A study conducted at La Trobe University in Victoria, Australia and published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine shows that many people who have knee reconstruction surgery cannot perform sports activities as well as before the surgery. The study included 300 men and women who were surveyed two to seven years following their surgery. … Read more

The American College of Sports Medicine conducted a survey of 2,620 fitness professionals to determine the top fitness trends for 2012. Published in the November/December 2011 issue of ACSM’s Health & Fitness Journal, the article entitled, “Worldwide Survey of Fitness Trends for 2012” was authored by Walter R. Thompson, Ph.D. It lists the following in … Read more