Sports Medicine & Education Index

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Sports Medicine & Education Index, previously known as Physical Education Index, indexes a wide variety of content from peer-reviewed journals, report literature, conference proceedings, and trade magazines in topics ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology. Health education and physical therapy are also covered. Sports Medicine & Education Index offers abstracts for entries, and some full text is available, including charts, tables, graphs, and images. 


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Peer-reviewed journals, report literature, conference proceedings, dissertations, trade and popular magazines, patents.

Type of coverage

Indexing (since 1970) with abstracts (since 2001); some full text.

Print counterpart or
related resources

Physical Education Index (DGLSS Ref GV341 .P49)

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