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Athletic and Sport Issues in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation: Module 2

At Home Seminars

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy / Athletic Training
Contact Hours:   8
Registration Fee:   $119.949996948242

At the end of this course, the student will be able to: 1. Understand the relationship of metabolic substrates and the heat that is produced during energy metabolism. 2. Evaluate the effect of exercise on the temperature of the brain. 3. Evaluate the length of time required for heat acclimatization. 4. Understand four skin conditions and their effect on inadequate perspiration. 5. Understand the effect of four minerals on heat cramps. 6. Evaluate the causes of hyponatremia. 7. Understand the increased metabolic demands of different walking surfaces. 8. Evaluate the loss of heat during cold-water immersion. 9. Analyze the types of hypothermia. 10. Understand chilblain. 11. Understand the relationship between altitude and maximum oxygen uptake. 12. Evaluate aerobic training and high altitude. 13. Understand the relationship of sodium and water to high altitude sickness. 14. Understand the difference between stable and unstable asthma. 15. Evaluate four specific tests for vocal cord dysfunction. 16. Understand the effects of over exposure to UV rays from the sun. 17. Understand the effect on the cardiovascular system during endurance training. 18. Evaluate normal muscle endurance adaptation during training. 19. Evaluate elevated epinephrine levels in response to exercise. 20. Analyze the response to exercise and global blood flow to the brain. 21. Evaluate serotonin synthesis. 22. Understand the average sodium concentration in sweat. 23. Evaluate the body’s ability to absorb ingested fluid. 24. Understand the type of solution that would increase fluid retention and expand plasma volume. 25. Analyze a high carbohydrate diet and its effect on the body. 26. Understand protein intake as it relates to exercise recovery time. 27. Understand the body’s response to ingestion of branched chain amino acid. 28. Understand the ingestion of tyrosine as it relates to hormone production in the body. 29. Understand the relationship of caffeine and performance during exercise. 30. Evaluate the diuretic effect of caffeine. 31. Analyze antioxidant vitamins. 32. Analyze the different energy sources of the body. 33. Understand the long-term adverse reactions of supplemental creatinine. 34. Evaluate the ingestion of conjugate linoleic acid. 35. Evaluate lab tests for epitestosterone. 36. Evaluate four different athletic events and the possible use of recombinant human EPO. 37. Understand laboratory values of caffeine. Additional Information

Confirmation Notes
These courses are approved for 8.0 contact hours each.
Instructional level: Intermediate
These courses are approved for 8.0 contact hours each.
Instructional level: Intermediate
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Testing: You can take your test online, fax your answer sheets, or mail your test. All tests are processed within 24 business hours regardless of how they are received. Testing online is free and you will find out immediately if you have passed or failed and can print a temporary certificate until your original arrives in the mail.

These courses are offered in cooperation with Elsevier Health and utilize the hardback textbook, “Athletic and Sport Issues in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation” by David J. Magee, PT, PhD, Robert C. Manske, PT, DPT, SCS, Med, ATC, CSCS, James E. Zachazewski, PT, DPT, SCS, ATC, and William S. Quillen, PT, PhD, SCS, FACSM.
These courses provide expert insight and clear rehabilitation guidelines to help you manage injuries and special medical needs unique to your athletic clients. Contributions from leading physical therapists, athletic trainers, physicians and orthopedic surgeons give you a comprehensive, clinically relevant understanding of common sports-related injuries and help you ensure the most effective therapeutic outcomes. These courses are essential to everyone on the sports medicine team!
Module 1: covers preparation and prevention in sports medicine including the role of the sports medicine team, pre-participation physical fitness profiling, psychosocial aspects of youth sports and nutrition counseling and athletes.
Module 2: covers preparation and prevention in sports medicine including environmental considerations for sports, use of ergogenic aids in sports and sports drug testing issues
Module 3: covers applied biomechanics of cycling, golf, jumping and tennis
Module 4: covers applied biomechanics of soccer, running, swimming and baseball pitching
Module 5: covers management of sports injury and illness including delayed-onset muscle soreness, medical conditions in sport, dermatologic considerations in athletics and protective equipment in sports
Module 6: covers management of sports injury and illness including sports related concussions, traumatic injuries to the cervical spine, maxillofacial injuries and abdominal and thoracic injuries.
Module 7: covers special populations and epidemiology including the female athlete, musculoskeletal dance medicine and science, the athlete with disabilities, and selected rehabilitation needs of the masters athlete.
Module 8: covers applied biomechanics of common weight training exercises, taping for athletics and rehabilitation and applied sports injury epidemiology
This package contains the reading and testing materials for Module 2 only.
Course Goals: This course is intended to instruct the student through self-paced study on the foundations of environmental considerations for sports, the use of ergogenic aids in sports, sports drug testing, and the applied biomechanics of cycling.

Dates and Locations
Purchase Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2050 - 01-01-2050, 12:00AM 12:00AM