Internal Injuries In Athletic Training

 

Date:  Sunday, November 12, 2017

 

Schedule: 

Registration/Breakfast: 10:30am

Internal Injuries Overview: 11:00am - 12:00pm

Liver Laceration Case Study: 12:00pm-12:30pm

Questions and Discussion: 12:30pm-1:00pm

 

Location: 

Donohue's Bar and Grille

87 Bigelow Ave

Watertown, MA

CEUs Earned: 

2 Category A CEUs

Cost:

$40 In Person (Includes Full Breakfast Buffet!)

$30 Live Webinar

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Internal Injures Overview

Larry Stahley, ATC

1 Category A CEU

Larry Stahley is a 2012 graduate of Northeastern University’s athletic training program. During his time at NU he performed clinical rotations at Harvard University, Northeastern University, and Stoughton High School. He also completed co-op rotations at UMass Boston and Curry College. Larry also attended UMass Boston for graduate school, completing his M.S. in Exercise and Health Sciences in 2015. Larry has worked for Precision Athletic Training since graduating from NU in 2012. He is currently in his 3rd year as the head athletic trainer at the Brimmer and May School in Chestnut Hill.

In this lecture:

Sports-related internal injuries can be some of the most dangerous and life threatening injuries encountered by athletic trainers. At the end of this lecture, participants will be able to recognize and describe these injuries. We will review the anatomy, signs, and common symptoms. Athletic trainers will be able to determine appropriate management of internal injuries, and implement special return to play considerations for suspected internal injuries. We will also classify commonly seen injuries to the abdominal cavity, specifically issues related to liver, renal, and splenic injuries.  

 

Case Study: High School Hockey Player with Splenic Laceration

James Scanlon, MS, ATC

0.5 Category A CEU

 

Jim received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and minor in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He achieved his Master of Science in Athletic Training at Bridgewater State University, and is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Health Sciences from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Jim is currently the director of athletics and head athletic trainer at Grafton High School in Grafton, MA.

In this lecture:

Blunt force trauma resulting from athletic participation presents a number of inherent risks to the participant, while simultaneously presenting the need for requisite knowledge and understanding of pathophysiology in the practicing clinician. Participants will learn to fully evaluate patients with mechanisms of injury suggestive of possible internal injury, while applying judicial consideration to any constellation of signs and symptoms. Subsequently, athletic trainers will recognize the need for emergency medical treatment in the event of suspected internal injury, especially splenic laceration, in spite of conflicting signs and symptoms.

Questions and Discussion

0.5 Category A CEU

Participants will have the opportunity to weigh in on the lectures and askk questions related to the content. Participants can also share any experiences they have, or enhance their evaluation skills based on the lectures presented. 

Cancellation Policy:

Attendees have until Friday, November 3, 2017 to cancel for a full refund. After this date, Precision Athletic Training will be unable to issue a refund. In person tickets and webinar tickets are not interchangeable and cannot be exchanged without express advanced permission from a Precision AT employee.

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