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May-August 2022 | Vol 22 | Issue 2

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Review Article
The secrets to saving soccer penalty kicks: An observation from coaching eyes
Penalty kicks are crucial in football games since the team that scores in the penalty kick has a better chance of winning. A goalie must use a number of strategy and skills to win this psychological...
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Review Article
Gait during simulated and natural leg length discrepancy: Inconsistencies in the literature
For convenience, researchers have simulated leg length discrepancy (LLD) by installing an insole or a heel lift in one foot of healthy participants. However, the results of these studies have contra...
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Original Article
Gait parameters, selected anthropometric variables, psychological status, and performance level among professional basketball players in Lagos
Introduction: Even though basketball is a popular sport all over the world, there is a paucity of data on gait, mental status, and the level of performance of basketball players compared to o...
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Levels of physical activity and barriers to exercise among family physicians at a tertiary hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Introduction: To be healthy and mentally alert, physicians need to engage in physical activity, and this will improve the delivery of health care in the primary care setting. Aim: The...
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Original Article
Effects of concentric and eccentric exercises in the rehabilitation of flexible flat foot - A randomized trial
Background: Flexible flat feet are one of the common presentations in the lower limb, which may be associated with postural stability, pathologies, and injuries. There are intrinsic and extri...
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  Saudi Journal of Sports Medicine
ISSN - Print: 1319-6308,
Online: 2321-6697


Saudi Journal of Sports Medicine, a publication of Saudi Sports Medicine Federation, is a peer-reviewed online journal with
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