Dear Colleagues,

This Special Issue of the Journal of Men’s Health is a multidisciplinary publication covering all aspects of male health, including sports medicine, sports rehabilitation, and sports biomechanics.

Humans are not designed to sit at desks all day and in front of a television, computer, smartphone all evening, and sports and exercise are related to a host of health-related issues. Sports medicine, a branch of medicine that deals with physical health and the treatment and prevention of injuries and/or illnesses related to sports and exercise, has become increasingly important. This special issue on sports medicine is extremely comprehensive, covering fundamental principles of biomechanics, diagnosis and treatment, regional musculoskeletal injuries, and medical problems in the field of sports and exercise. It also addresses the practical issues of sports medicine that are often missing in other journals, such as dealing with men’s health in athletic teams and working with elite athletes.

This special issue is open to the subject area of men’s health concerning sports medicine. The keywords listed below provide an outline of some of the possible areas of interest.


  • Brain Injury
  • Clinical Assessment
  • Injury and Illness Prevention
  • Musculoskeletal Condition
  • Physical Evaluation
  • Sports Biomechanics
  • Sports Concussion
  • Sports Injury and Illness
  • Sports Performance Training
  • Sports Recovery
  • Sports Rehabilitation

Guest Editor

Name: Professor Wi-Young So
Affiliation: Sports and Health Care Major, College of Humanities and Arts, Korea National University of Transportation, Chungju-si 27469, Republic of Korea

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at by registering and logging in to journals website. Once you are registered, go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page of the journal.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript.

Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English.

Type of Articles:

  1. Journal Format: narrative review, meta-analysis, systematic review, original article
  2. Submission due date: December 30, 2020
  3. Publication Schedule: January-February, 2021

Article-processing charges: USD 650 per article for this Special Issue

This special issue is now open for submission.