SPORTDiscus (via EbscoHost)

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SPORTDiscus is a comprehensive, bibliographic database of journal articles, books, dissertations and theses, and conference proceedings. It covers a wide range of subjects on sports, including physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, physical education, kinesiology, training, disabled persons, drugs, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, rehabilitation, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, occupational health & therapy, public health, and more.


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