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May-August 2018 | Vol 18 | Issue 2

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Review Article
Reliability and validity of X-ray findings in cervical dysfunction: A brief review
Background: Cervical spine dysfunction is a common and broad condition represented by pain, limitation in the range of physiological movements, tenderness, and stiffness besides symptoms and ...
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The effect of stretching versus strengthening exercise to reduce neck pain in asymptomatic adults
Purpose of the Study: Neck pain (NP) is one of the most common musculoskeletal complaints, with 30%–50% of the population affected every year and two out of every three individu...
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Impact of upper crossed syndrome on pulmonary function among the recreational male players: A preliminary report
Background: The upper crossed syndrome (UCS) is the one where participants present with rounded shoulders and a poked chin posture due to muscular imbalance that affects head position, spine,...
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The anthropometric measurements as predisposing factor for noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injury in middle-aged women
Background: The causes of noncontact anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury pose a great mystery in the orthopedic field.[1] About 100,000 ACL injuries are sustained annually in t...
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Original Article
Risk factors and impairments in iliotibial band friction syndrome among basketball players
Background: Iliotibial band friction syndrome (ITBFS) is commonly seen in sport players overloading knee joint in adolescents as knee is engaged in almost all sports activities. Basketball in...
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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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