EISSN: 1659-097X


Our journey began in 2000 and in 2004 our first publication was formalized under the format of an electronic scientific journal. Our mission is to provide a rapid and highly scientific means to disseminate widely non-commercial information; providing open access to all our articles. 

MHSalud is a bi-annual scientific, bilingual and multidisciplinary publication (More information in the section: About this Journal). The purpose of this Journal is to disseminate quality scientific knowledge generated in the field of Human Movement Sciences and Health through a digital, scientific, international, bilingual and multidisciplinary journal. The topics in which manuscripts will be received, are all those related to the Human Movement and Health sciences such as: Physical Education, Physical Health Promotion, Exercise Physiology, Motor Behavior, Sports Performance, Human Movement Medicine, Therapy Physics, Nutrition and human movement, Psychology and human movement, Physical Activity, among others. It is aimed at professionals in the Human Movement and Health Sciences as well as the general public. MHSalud Journal does not charge for admission, processing or publication of articles.

Currently this journal is credited with The EUNA editorial seal and its indexed in: SCOPUS, SciElo, Redalyc, LATINDEX, DOAJ, OAI, Livre, DIALNET, DRJI and in the Emerging Source Citation Index (ESCI). We publish biannual, in the months of January and July, articles (evaluated by peer review) provided by national and international authors. Everything published in this Journal is licensed by Creative Commons 3.0 Costa Rica (CC) Attribution-Non-commercial- No derivative works.

We are always working with the commitment to spread knowledge of quality and to contribute to a better quality of life for all.

Best regards,

Juan Carlos Gutiérrez Vargas

Editorial Board


Contact information:

Publisher: Universidad Nacional, Escuela Ciencias del Movimiento Humano y Calidad de Vida (CIEMHCAVI in spanish), Costa Rica

Editor: María Amalia Penabad-Camacho
Email: revistamhsalud@una.ac.cr
Phone: (506) 2562-6980
Web site: http://www.revistas.una.ac.cr/index.php/mhsalud

Current Issue

Vol. 21 No. 1 (2024): Movimiento Humano y Salud (enero-junio)
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Published: 2024-01-23

Scientific Articles

  • Determinants of Physical Performanceand Physiological Responses Duringan Official Cross-Country Marathon ofMountain-Biking (Xcm-Mtb)

    Guilherme Pereira Saborosa, Kallil Neves Zuri, Túlio Junqueira Carneiro, Bruno Pereira Melo, Guilherme de Azambuja Pussieldi, Francisco de Assis Manoel, Sandro Fernandes da Silva (Author)
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.15359/mhs.21-1.16622
  • Psychometric Properties of The Wagnild and Young Resilience Scale in Costa Rican Older Adults

    María Auxiliadora Vargas Villalobos, Braulio Sánchez Ureña, Christian Azofeifa Mora, Luis Solano Mora, Cecilia Enith Romero Barquero (Author)
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.15359/mhs.21-1.15778
  • Specialization or diversification in sports development: promoting champions or life experiences?

    Daniel Rojas Valverde, Christian Azofeifa Mora, María Fernanda Fernanda Herrera Monge, Andrea Fallas Campos, Emmanuel Herrera González (Author)
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.15359/mhs.21-1.14731

Bibliographic Review

  • Bibliometric analysis of research in genetic and anterior cruciate ligament rupture in sport: A review

    Wilson Arroyo Moya, Alonso Rodríguez-Buitrago, Jorge Buitrago-Espitia (Author)
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.15359/mhs.21-1.16694

    Miguel Alarcón Rivera, Luis Benavides Roca, Eduardo Guzmán Muñoz (Author)
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.15359/mhs.21-1.16859
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