TSRH's Pediatric Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Symposium (JS1903E)
The one-day conference will highlight common pediatric orthopedic and sports medicine conditions, their etiology, identification, and management in pediatric and adolescent populations. Presenters will update providers on new developments and enhance their understanding of orthopedic and sports-related conditions pertinent to primary care settings, and will feature opportunities to apply knowledge in clinical situations. The program will utilize demonstration labs and question/answer format in addition to PowerPoint presentations. Ample time will be allowed for discussion between the audience and the faculty.
This course is designed for pediatricians, family practitioners, advanced practice nurses, physicians’ assistants, athletic trainers, physical therapists and other health care professionals providing care to children.
- Identify and discuss trends in youth sports for injury prevention, performance and recovery.
- Implement AAP screening recommendations for hip dysplasia in infants into practice.
- Implement evidence based screening techniques and referral guidelines for scoliosis in practice
- Distinguish between common acute knee injuries in athletes
- Apply two basic splints for common pediatric extremity injuries
- Identify and discuss the current recommendations published by the AAP for managing sport-related concussions
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates the presentation, “Controversies in Fracture Management” for 1.25 hour in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center certifies that non-physicians will receive an attendance certificate stating that they participated in the activity that was designated for 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
- 6.75 AMA
- 6.75 Attendance
- 1.25 Ethics
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