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Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise

Aims and scope

Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise® features original investigations, clinical studies, and comprehensive reviews on current topics in sports medicine and exercise science. With this leading multidisciplinary journal, exercise physiologists, physiatrists, physical therapists, team physicians, and athletic trainers get a vital exchange of information from basic and applied science, medicine, education, and allied health fields.


Responsiveness Not Provided
Time from submission to first decision after peer review Not Provided
Time to immediate reject Not Provided
Publication speed Very slow
Time from acceptance to print 38 weeks
Total time to publication Not Provided
Time from submission to acceptance 22 weeks
Time from acceptance to online 5 weeks


Submission fees $100

Corresponding authors who are not members of the American College of Sports Medicine at the time of manuscript submission will be charged a nonrefundable fee of $100 (U.S.).

Publication or page charges $

None listed

Color charges

Color charges are $850 for the first color figure and $150 for each additional color figure.

Open Access Policy

Open access available Yes

The publisher will deposit the post-print of an article to PubMed if it is based on research funded in whole or in part by agencies that require deposit. Immediate, paid open access is not listed as an option for this journal.

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General information

Publisher Wolters Kluwer Health / Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • American College of Sports Medicine
Imprint Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISSN 0195-9131
eISSN 1530-0315
SNIP 1.655
Acceptance rate 23%
Publication Frequency Not provided
Publication Languages
  • English
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