Prevalence, frequency, adverse events, and reasons for analgesic use in youth athletes: A systematic review and meta-analysis of 44,381 athletesTo identify the prevalence, frequency, adverse effects, and reasons for analgesic use in youth athletes.
Reduced death rates of elite Australian Rules footballers compared to age-matched general populationTo determine age-matched death rates of current and retired elite male Australian football players (Australian and/or Victorian Football League) with the general population.
Results of a nationally implemented cardiac screening programme in elite cricket players in England and WalesWe assessed the diagnostic yield and costs of an electrocardiogram-based national screening programme in elite cricket players and the incremental value of transthoracic echocardiography and periodic evaluation.
Diagnostic yield and cost analysis of electrocardiographic screening in Swiss paediatric athletesAthletes performing sports on high level are at increased risk for sudden cardiac death. This includes paediatric athletes, even though data on screening strategies in this age group remain scarce. This study aimed to assess electrocardiogram interpretation criteria in paediatric athletes and to evaluate the cost of screening.
Normative data and percentile curves for long-term athlete development in swimmingTo provide normative data and establish percentile curves for long-course (50 m pool length) swimming events and to compare progression of race times longitudinally for the various swimming strokes and race distances.
Running behavior and symptoms of respiratory tract infection during the COVID-19 pandemic: A large prospective Dutch cohort studyTo explore changes in running behavior due to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, assess presence of symptoms suggestive for COVID-19 and identify whether there is an association between running behavior and COVID-19.
Nowhere to hide: The significant impact of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) measures on elite and semi-elite South African athletesTo describe the perceptions of South African elite and semi-elite athletes on return to sport (RTS); maintenance of physical conditioning and other activities; sleep; nutrition; mental health; healthcare access; and knowledge of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Variations in strength-related measures during the menstrual cycle in eumenorrheic women: A systematic review and meta-analysisTo systematically review the current body of research that has investigated changes in strength-related variables during different phases of the menstrual cycle in eumenorrheic women.
The impact of physiological fatigue and gaze behavior on shooting performance in expert biathletesBiathlon is a discipline that combines cross country skiing with rifle shooting. It demands high shooting accuracy and fast shooting times under increasing levels of physiological fatigue. Building on Vickers and Williams (2007), the current study aimed at scrutinizing the impact of physiological fatigue and gaze behavior on shooting performance in elite and sub-elite biathletes.
Audit of a cardiac screening policy for elite Australian cricketersTo report the compliance and results of an electrocardiogram (ECG) cardiac screening program in male and female elite Australian cricketers.
The mental health of Australian elite athletesCurrently, little is known about the prevalence of mental disorders in athletes. This study aims to investigate Australian elite athletes’ symptoms of general psychological distress and common mental disorders.