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According to the Encyclopædia Britannica, Sports medicine is the, "medical and paramedical supervision, of athletes in training and in competition, with the goal of prevention and treatment of their injuries. Sports medicine entails the application of scientific research and practice to the optimization of health and athletic performance."
Sports medicine. (n.d.). Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved June 24, 2020, from https://www.britannica.com/science/sports-medicine
Below are some of the suggested databases for locating scholarly articles pertaining to sports medicine.
If you would like to see the full list of databases available to Touro students, click here. Once there, you can narrow your database options to ones most likely to contain information about sports medicine by choosing Health Sciences in the drop down menu.
All of Touro's books can be found by searching the catalog (above, or where it says Catalog Find Print Books on the library homepage).
Use the advanced search to limit your results by year, campus location, etc. Search just eBooks by selecting eBooks on the library homepage. If a print book you'd like is at a different campus, learn how to request it.
The items below are just a sampling of the many titles available: