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  • The American Journal of Sports Medicine





    An invaluable resource for the orthopaedic sports medicine community, The American Journal of Sports Medicine is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, first published in 1972. It is the official publication of AOSSM. The journal acts as an important forum for independent orthopaedic sports medicine research and education, allowing clinical practitioners the ability to make decisions based on sound scientific information.

    This journal is a must-read for:


    • Orthopaedic Surgeons and Specialists
    • Sports Medicine Physicians
    • Physiatrists
    • Athletic Trainers
    • Team Physicians
    • Physical Therapists


     Topics covered include:


    • ACL - injury & reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic techniques
    • Basic science relevant to clinical sports medicine, including anatomy, biomechanics, and cell biology
    • Children & adolescents
    • Degenerative joint disease
    • Epidemiology of sports injuries
    • Female athletes
    • Imaging studies
    • Surgical techniques for the knee, shoulder, elbow, and ankle
    • Specific injuries including shoulder, knee, and meniscus subjects
    • Rehabilitation & training
    • Sport-specific subjects such as soccer, baseball, and football issues
    • Treatment techniques


    If you subscribe to the journal or receive it as part of your AOSSM membership and have questions about your online account access, please contact Shelly Monroe with Sage Publications at If you have questions about accessing the app, please contact Colleen Briars at


    Journal App Now Available!

     AJSM Smart Phone App


    Current journal subscribers can enjoy the latest published sports medicine research on-the-go with our new app! This mobile platform is available to Apple users and can be downloaded from the iTunes store. Content is easily accessible, but you must first create a username and password using your subscription e-mail address.