The mission of Athletic Training and Sports Health Care: The Journal for the Practicing Clinician is to provide a forum for the dissemination of contemporary athletic training and sports health care information and guidance to clinicians involved in a variety of allied health professions. Primary emphasis is on the clinical relevance of information to the practicing sports health care professional. The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles including original research, case reviews, evidence-based reports, clinical columns, systematic reviews and literature reviews from a variety of sports health care disciplines.
Journals for Publication
As an MSAT student, you can help advance the field of athletic training by submitting your research to scholarly journals.
Athletic Training and Sports Health Care
Athletic Training Education Journal
This journal serves as an interface between the theory and practice of athletic training education by providing a forum for scholars, educators and clinicians to share critical and significant concepts, original research and innovative ideas.
International Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training
A bimonthly journal containing regular columns related to the daily challenges facing athletic trainers and athletic therapists. These columns offer tips for counseling athletes, injury-management techniques, prevention strategies, alternative and complementary concepts, athletic trainer education, functional rehabilitation, clinical and corporate perspectives, clinical evaluation and testing and sports nutrition. In addition, IJATT offers book reviews and articles addressing a physician’s perspective on athletic training and therapy, disabilities and special needs and professionalism and ethics. Each issue of IJATT includes a continuing education assessment quiz that can be completed for 3.0 BOC CEUs or 0.4 CEUs from the CATA.
Journal of Athletic Training
Premiere research journal in athletic training.
Journal of Athletic Medicine
An international journal based in Raleigh, North Carolina promoting student research, collegial discussion and learning among medical and allied health science students in the field of sports medicine. The purpose of JAM is to provide an opportunity for undergraduate, graduate, residency, fellowship and post-graduate students to submit original research or professional articles for publication using a peer-review format while sponsoring professional discourse. Publications will occur on a quarterly basis beginning June 1, 2013. JAM’s June publication will be presented in an electronic journal format. In the near future, the JAM publication will be found in both electronic and hard copy formats.
Journal of Intercollegiate Sport
The Journal of Intercollegiate Sport (JIS) provides an exciting forum for research specifically addressing sport in college and university settings. This interdisciplinary journal publishes articles from the sciences, social sciences, humanities and professional fields, providing a complete look at all factors affecting intercollegiate sport. The research presented crosses traditional academic boundaries and challenges current views and practices while maintaining an informative rather than editorial focus.
Journal of Sport Rehabilitation
The Journal of Sport Rehabilitation (JSR) is your source for the latest research in the field of sport rehabilitation. All members of the sports-medicine team will benefit from the wealth of important information in each issue. JSR is completely devoted to the rehabilitation of sport and exercise injuries, regardless of the age, gender, sport ability, level of fitness, or health status of the participant.
Journal of Athletic Enhancement
The Journal of Athletic Enhancement (JAE) addresses the aspects of enhancement process, use of performance-enhancing substances, psychological and physical health of the athlete; rehabilitate injuries related to sport or recreational activity. JAE also promotes rigorous research that makes a significant contribution in advancing knowledge for athletic enhancement issues, development of health and social problems.
Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach is an indispensable resource for all medical professionals involved in the training and care of the competitive or recreational athlete, including primary care physicians, orthopaedic surgeons, physical therapists, athletic trainers and other medical and health care professionals. Published bimonthly, Sports Health is a collaborative publication from the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), the American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) and the Sports Physical Therapy Section (SPTS). The journal publishes review articles, original research articles, case studies, images, short updates, legal briefs, editorials and letters to the editor.