Aims and scope

Journal of Men’s Health (JOMH) aims to be an excellent platform for spreading research work related to men’s health. JOMH encourages multidisciplinary studies between men’s health and other research areas.

JOMH publishes cutting-edge advances in a wide range of diseases and conditions, including diagnostic procedures, therapeutic management strategies, and innovative clinical research in gender-based biology. JOMH also addresses sexual disparities in health, life expectancy, lifestyle and behaviors and so on.


Open Access Special Issue

Understanding the phenomenon of suicide

Leah Shelef

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.098

Abstract ( 900 ) PDF (69.12 kB) ( 235 )

Open Access Special Issue

Sports biomechanics: monitoring health and performance

Pedro Forte,Henrique P. Neiva,Daniel A. Marinho

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.105

Abstract ( 3917 ) PDF (72.58 kB) ( 304 )

Open Access

Synchronous placement of penile prosthesis and artificial urinary sphincter: a systematic review with cumulative analysis

Shannon Jordan,Jane Hendry,Abdulla Al-Ansari,Raidh Talib,Aksam Yassin,Omar M Aboumarzouk

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.117

Abstract ( 1223 ) PDF (376.07 kB) ( 150 )

Open Access Special Issue

Insights into association between urolithiasis and prostate cancer

Xiaolu Sun,Bhuman Deep Kour,Xiangtao Wang,Xiufang Hu,Yufen Wang,Sugunakar Vuree

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.070

Abstract ( 1093 ) PDF (1.56 MB) ( 196 )

Open Access Special Issue

Men's psychological well-being during COVID-19: the moderator role of posttraumatic growth

Martim Santos,Ana Mónica Machado,Ana Cristina Bernardo,Ângela Leite,M. Graça Pereira

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.079

Abstract ( 1849 ) PDF (757.87 kB) ( 249 )

Open Access Special Issue

Relationship between training load and match running performance in men's soccer

Rui Silva,Miguel Camões,António Barbosa,Georgian Badicu,Hadi Nobari,André Bernardo,Sílvio Afonso Carvalho,Tiago Sant’Ana,Ricardo Lima,Pedro Bezerra,Filipe Manuel Clemente

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.082

Abstract ( 1098 ) PDF (351 kB) ( 202 )

Open Access Special Issue

Intracavernous injection of stem cell-derived bioactive molecules for erectile dysfunction—a pilot phase non-randomized controlled trial

Ernst R von Schwarz,Nathalie Busse,Karen Mulholland Angelus,Ahmed Omair,Aubriana A von Schwarz,Paul C Bogaardt

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.090

Abstract ( 1848 ) PDF (203 kB) ( 173 )

Open Access Special Issue

Anxiety level in context of chosen pro-health attitudes of male students during COVID-19 pandemic

Dorota Ortenburger,Jacek Wąsik,Iuliia Pavlova,Dariusz Mosler

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.093

Abstract ( 1917 ) PDF (2.53 MB) ( 225 )

Open Access Special Issue

Enzalutamide versus Abiraterone Acetate as first-line treatment of castration resistant metastatic prostate cancer in geriatric (≥75) patients

Ali Alkan,Zeynep Gülsüm Güç,Mustafa Gürbüz,Güliz Özgün,Serkan Değirmencioğlu,Mutlu Doğan,Tuğba Akın Telli,Özge Keskin,Çağatay Arslan,Burak Bilgin,Sema Sezgin Göksu,Hacer Demir,Elif Berna Köksoy,Osman Köstek,İsmail Ertürk,Teoman Şakalar,Arzu Yaşar,Görkem Türkkan,Büşra Kasım,Aziz Karaoğlu,Berna Çakmak Öksüzoğlu,Fulden Yumuk,Mehmet Ali Şendur,Hasan Şenol Coşkun,İrfan Çiçin,Nuri Karadurmuş,Özgür Tanrıverdi,Hakan Akbulut,Yüksel Ürün

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.041

Abstract ( 986 ) PDF (192.04 kB) ( 248 )

Open Access Special Issue

Decrease in prostate cancer detection during COVID-19 pandemic

Daniel Porav-Hodade,Daniel Balan,Raul Gherasim,Oliver Arpad Vida,Ciprian Todea-Moga,Septimiu Voidazan,Orsolya Martha

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.110

Abstract ( 809 ) PDF (246.1 kB) ( 187 )

Open Access

The application of braden scale and rough set theory for pressure injury risk in elderly male population

Feng-Min Cheng,Yan-Jun Jin,Ching-Wen Chien,Yen-Ching Chuang,Tao-Hsin Tung

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.022

Abstract ( 1709 ) PDF (368.37 kB) ( 255 )

Open Access Special Issue

Expression of PPP3CC and not PPP3R2 is associated with asthenozoospermia

Hang Kang,Chen Chen,Feng-Xin Gao,Xu-Hui Zeng,Xiao-Ning Zhang

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.039

Abstract ( 890 ) PDF (1.05 MB) ( 167 )

Open Access Special Issue

Match-to-match variations in external load measures during congested weeks in professional male soccer players

Rui Silva,Halil Ibrahim Ceylan,Georgian Badicu,Hadi Nobari,Sílvio Afonso Carvalho,Tiago Sant’Ana,Bruno Mendes,Yung-Sheng Chen,Filipe Manuel Clemente

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.063

Abstract ( 1315 ) PDF (2.21 MB) ( 243 )

Open Access

Specific warm-up enhances movement velocity during bench press and squat resistance training

Bruno Ribeiro,Ana Pereira,Ana R. Alves,Pedro P. Neves,Mário C. Marques,Daniel A. Marinho,Henrique P. Neiva

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.069

Abstract ( 927 ) PDF (1.03 MB) ( 187 )

Open Access

Risks and subgroups of cognitive impairment under different marital status among older adults: a latent profile analysis

Yang Xiong,Yangchang Zhang,Fuxun Zhang,Changjing Wu,Xiaoyingzi Huang,Feng Qin,Jiuhong Yuan

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.092

Abstract ( 1951 ) PDF (4.1 MB) ( 167 )

Open Access

Comparison of stapler and handsewn anastomosis techniques in creating an ileal conduit following radical cystectomy

Guner Cakmak,Fikret Halis,Emre Gonullu,Haci Ibrahim Cimen,Anil Erdik,Kayhan Ozdemir

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.107

Abstract ( 692 ) PDF (201.84 kB) ( 196 )

Published Ahead of Print

Open Access

Is COVID-19 infection decreasing the sports performance of the volleyball players? A pilot study

Aydan Orscelik,Ismail Kaya,Burak Karaaslan,Betul Agiragac,Cagri Ceyhan

Online publish date: 28 October 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.143

Abstract ( 548 ) PDF (180.16 kB) ( 172 )

Open Access Special Issue

The effect of center-based versus home-based training for rehabilitation of chronic ankle instability in recreational athletes

Quan Jiang,Yong Hwan Kim,Joung Kyue Han

Online publish date: 28 October 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.142

Abstract ( 467 ) PDF (3.2 MB) ( 173 )

Open Access Special Issue

Analysis of cardiopulmonary function, energy metabolism, and exercise intensity and time according to the number of repetitions of Taekwondo Taegeuk Poomsae in Taekwondo players

Won-Sang Jung,Hwang-Woon Moon,Jeong-Weon Kim,Hun-Young Park,Jong-Beom Park,Sang-Hwan Choi,Jae-Don Lee,Sang-Seok Nam

Online publish date: 27 October 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.140

Abstract ( 498 ) PDF (26.13 MB) ( 174 )

Open Access Special Issue

PTX3 as a biomarker of lowered arterial stiffness due to weight loss in overweight and obese Japanese men

Asako Zempo-Miyaki,Hiroshi Kumagai,Toru Yoshikawa,Kiyoji Tanaka,Seiji Maeda

Online publish date: 27 October 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.139

Abstract ( 459 ) PDF (654.92 kB) ( 136 )

Open Access Special Issue

Is serum vitamin D level a risk factor for idiopathic male fertility?

Mustafa Ozan Horsanalı,Huseyin Eren,Alper Caglayan,Yasar Issi

Online publish date: 27 October 2021

DOI: 10.31083/jomh.2021.138

Abstract ( 502 ) PDF (97.69 kB) ( 153 )

Special Issues

Special issue title:

Selected Papers in Men's Health

Keywords: Male specific clinical conditions, Mental health, Digital technology, Men’s health

Editor: Prof. Dr. Ridwan Shabsigh

Submission deadline: 20 May 2022

Special issue title:

Contemporary Issues Surrounding Testicular Cancer Treatment and Survivorship

Keywords: Testicular cancer; Genitourinary sciences; Chemotherapy; Radiation therapy; Men’s health; Testicular self-examination

Editor: Michael J. Rovito, PhD, MA, CHES

Submission deadline: 15 August 2022

Special issue title:

Functional and health development approaches in male athletes

Keywords: Athletic performance; Aerobic training; Body composition; Diet; Exercise; Fitness assessments; Heart rate; Maturation; Soccer; Sports; Sport Medicine; Sprint; Older; Performance; Physiology; Physical fitness; Physical exertion; Quality of life Recovery; Resistance training; Training load; Youth; Young adult; Weill-being

Editor: Dr. Hadi Nobari,Dr. Jorge Pérez-Gómez,Dr. Elena Mainer-Pardos ,Dr. Thomas G. Bowman

Submission deadline: 20 April 2022

Special issue title:

Ageing and Physical Activity

Keywords: Elderly; Ageing; Physical activity; Sports; Health behavior

Editor: Prof. Gonçalo Dias, PhD

Submission deadline: 25 May 2022

Special issue title:

The State of the Art of Andrology in China

Keywords: Andrology; Men's health; Sexual function; Infertility

Editor: Jiuhong Yuan

Submission deadline: 15 July 2022

Special issue title:

Sports Injury & Rehabilitation

Keywords: Sports injuries; Diagnosis; Assessment; Biomechanics; Psychosocial; Treatment; Rehabilitation; Physical therapy; Prognosis; Re-Injury; Quality of life; Male; Boys; Return to play; Return to sport; Prevention

Editor: Assis. Prof. George A. Koumantakis, PhD

Submission deadline: 30 September 2022

Special issue title:

Cancer Prevention in Men

Keywords: Cancer in men; Primary cancer prevention; Secondary cancer prevention; Lifestyle change; Behavioral intervention; Screening

Editor: Dr. Igor Grabovac

Submission deadline: 30 June 2022

Featured Article

Characterization and Association of Marker Chromosomes with Male Infertility. DOI: 10.15586/jomh.v16i3.273

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Dr. Ridwan Shabsigh, Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Ridwan Shabsigh is Chairman of the Department of Surgery at SBH Health System, Bronx, NY, and currently holds the academic position of Professor of Urology at the Weill-Cornell School of Medicine of Cornell University. 

Dr. Shabsigh is President of the International Society of Men's Health (ISMH) (since 2010), Vice-President of the Foundation for Men's Health (since 2011), and Co-Chairman of the International Consultation on Men's Health and Infertility (since 2013).