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 5A (SPM5A) Topics Include:  Symptoms of Concussion, Repaid of Tendon Injuries, Pregnancy in the Athletic Patient, Adverse Effects of Commonly Used Supplements, Value of the PPE, and more.

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Course Topics

Posttraumatic Headache and the Athlete

Recognize symptoms of concussion; Identify athletes with head injury who should not return to play; Counsel athletes with concussion about returning to play based on the Zurich consensus protocol; Discuss the significance of serum S100B levels in individuals with concussion and migraine; Explain the associations between migraine, posttraumatic headache, and prolonged recovery from concussion.

From the 33rd Annual Shoulder Course

Optimize repair of injuries to the rotator cuff through the application of biomechanical concepts; Explain biologic processes required for proper healing of tendons; Appropriately select biologic factors to optimize repair of tendon injuries; Assess the effectiveness of platelet-rich plasma for promoting healing of different musculoskeletal injuries; Consider the use of platelet-rich plasma for the treatment of osteoarthritis.

Sports Injuries

Identify external and internal risk factors commonly associated with overuse injuries in runners; Instruct patients about strategies to prevent running injuries; Discuss the risk factors underlying the greater propensity for female athletes to sustain noncontact anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries; Recommend a neuromuscular training program to prevent ACL injuries in female athletes; Follow appropriate guidelines for managing pregnancy in the athletic patient.

Sports Medicine

Gather a thorough history of medications that includes the use of complementary health products; Guide patients in understanding the evidence on efficacy and adverse effects of commonly used supplements; Provide information about the regulation of dietary supplements to patients and their families and recommend resources for research about supplements; Recognize physical and performance characteristics of athletes with cognitive and developmental disabilities; Use an office-based approach that emphasizes whole body care of athletes with special needs.


Sports Medicine: The Preparticipation Physical Evaluation

Recognize the value of the PPE; Identify the most important components of the PPE; Appraise cardiac remodeling and electrocardiographic changes in athletes; Evaluate strategies to reduce the incidence of sudden cardiac death in athletes; Interpret the results of electrocardiographic examinations in athletes.

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.