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Exercise Physiology and Sport Performance

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 October 2022

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  • Guest Editor

    Diego Fernandez LazaroE-MailWebsite

    Department of Cell Biology, Histology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Valladolid, Valladolid, Spain

    Interests: Physical exercise; Nutrition; Exercise physiology; Sports performance

Special Issue Information

Dear colleagues,

Exercise Physiology provides an international and interdisciplinary forum for the publication of outstanding research covering all aspects of this field. The amount of physical exertion performed by active people and athletes must be based on the reliable knowledge of coaches, sports scientists, and professionals in the fields of exercise physiology and sports performance. We welcome the submission of original papers that address the physiological mechanisms underlying the acute response to exercise, as well as adaptation to exercise, from the molecular and cellular level to individual systems, and extending to the integrated multisystem response of the intact organism in both humans and animals (across different ages, sexes, fitness, health, or disease). We also welcome the submission of manuscripts dealing with research methodologies, validity, reliability, and data processing on topics pertinent to the study of exercise physiology. The field of exercise physiology is very broad and includes the study of the mechanisms underlying the production of the motor command to the execution of the exercise task and any activity supporting these activities by the organism. It also includes the response to special environments, with special interest in exercise under difficult conditions (e.g., microgravity, heat, cold, hypoxia, pollution, or sleep deprivation). While simple descriptive and sport-related studies can provide new insights into the physiological mechanisms underlying exercise performance, those descriptive and sport-related studies that are not primarily based on the study of physiological mechanisms, should best be submitted to an appropriate section of the Journal of Men’s Health (JOMH) in the Special Issue "Exercise Physiology and Sport Performance".

Diego Fernandez Lazaro

Guest Editor


Exercise physiology; Sport supplementation; Physical activity; Sports performance; Physiological biomarkers; Hypoxia; Cryotherapy; Respiratory training; Individual sports team sports

Manuscript Submission Information

Submissions will be accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed by experts in the field. Rapid peer review and prompt editorial decisions will ensure that quality manuscripts are published on time. The manuscript has not already been published or submitted elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). If similar work has been published or submitted elsewhere, you must provide a copy of the submitted manuscript. You may not submit your manuscript elsewhere while it is under consideration at the Journal of Men's Health. All manuscripts undergo thorough double-blind peer-review. To check the suitability of the special issue for publishing your manuscript, please read the journal's aims and scope and read or download the guide for authors. You may also send a brief abstract of your work (about 100 words) to the Editorial Office at A guide for authors and other relevant information for manuscript submission is available on the Instructions for Authors page.

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Article Processing Charges (APC)

All manuscripts submitted to the Journal of Men's Health are assessed according to the journal standard editorial criteria. If accepted for publication, an Article Processing Charge of 1250 USD applies.

Type of Articles: Original Research, Review, Mini-Review, Systematic Review, Short Communication, Case Report, Letter to the Editor, Commentary, Rapid Report, Meeting Report, News and Views

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