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Useful Websites

There are many websites which you will find useful for your studies. Some of the most popular ones are listed below.

American College of Sports Medicine - requires a membership to access the main resources.

Australian Institute of Sport - links to some very good pages on sports nutrition.

British Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (BACR) - general news website for cardiology.

British Association of Sport & Exercise Sciences - has a student area with plenty of useful links.

British Heart Foundation - physical activity guidelines for all ages. Includes some journal articles.

Cochrane Collaboration - an evidence-based healthcare website. Full access to the Cochrane Library is also available on the Greenwich and Kent library webpages via the respective portals.

Department of Health - this page concentrates on obesity but other health and social care topics also web pages.

Electrotherapy - current non-commercial information on electrotherapy.

Health Enhancing Physical Activity (HEPA) - a World Health Organization website promoting physical activity. A newsletter can also be found here.

Human Kinetics - a major resource for physical activity and health. We subscribe to many of their print journals and have a number of their books and DVDs.

NHS Choices - a wealth of free information on this NHS Library website.

PEDro - a physiotherapy evidence database of over 15,000 randomised trials, reviews and clinical practice guidelines for physiotherapy.

SportEx - we take their 3 journals in paper copy but their website has more. You can self-register.

SportsScience - a peer-reviewed journal and site for sports research with plenty of very useful resources.

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