Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine Seminar CME / CPD 

Full Course:  20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:   Orthopedists, Emergency Physicians, Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 4B (SPM4B) Topics Include:  Pediatric Knee Injuries, Examination of Athletic Injuries, Appropriate Body Mechanics, Hand and Finger Injuries, and more.

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Short Course:
SPM4B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part B

Course Topics

Knee Issues and Pediatric Sports

List structures relevant to pediatric knee injuries; Order clinical tests useful in the diagnosis of common pediatric knee injuries; Evaluate and treat children with traumatic knee effusion; Diagnose osteochondral lesions associated with knee trauma and osteochondritis dissecans; Choose appropriate treatment options for osteochondral defects in the pediatric population.

Injuries in the Young Athlete

Advise patients and their parents against physical activities that are unsafe for growing children; Recognize which athletic activities are most likely to produce specific injuries; Perform an appropriate physical examination for suspected athletic injuries; Order appropriate follow-up testing for athletic injuries; Identify patients who should receive surgical evaluation for athletic injuries.

Updates in Rehabilitation

Determine whether bracing or splinting is necessary for an injured athlete; Treat common wrist and finger injuries; Write an effective physical therapy prescription; Recognize the importance of early referral to physical therapy for the injured athlete; Educate injured athletes about appropriate body mechanics.

From the University of Florida Running Medicine Conference 2016

Evaluate a patient with trochanteric pain; Explain the mechanism of injury of athletic pubalgia; Choose the appropriate treatment for lumbar radiculitis or radiculopathy; Distinguish between spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis; Determine the need for surgery in patients with scoliosis.

Diagnostic Imaging: Upper Extremity and Spine

Identify indications for electromyography and nerve conduction velocity testing; Perform a thorough clinical examination of the injured shoulder; Order imaging to evaluate shoulder pathology; Recognize scaphoid fractures and scapholunate dissociation; Treat common hand and finger injuries.

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  OrthopedicsPediatricsFamily PracticeMuscle & Movement DisordersPain Management and Nutrition.

If you have taken the current Sports Medicine CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.

For over 30 years, ASI has provided Continuing Medical Education, CME & CEU and Continuing Professional Development Education (CPD) for physicians and allied professionals in Sports Medicine plus over 40 other specialties and subspecialties.  Lectures are recorded annually at the top seminars and conferences to provide the most current medical education to our clients.