Journal abbreviation: International journal of sports medicine

The abbreviation of the journal title "International journal of sports medicine" is "Int. J. Sports Med.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
InternationalInt.matches the stem "internation-"
journalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
sportsSportsNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
medicineMed.matches the word "medic"

About the journal

Full journal titleInternational journal of sports medicine
AbbreviationInt. J. Sports Med.
ISSN (print)0943-917X

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