Coffee, Kids and Sports Medicine - Keeping out of Trouble with Pediatric and Adolescent Hip Pain Register
Date/Time: August 20, 2019, 6:30 AM
Health care providers including physicians, advanced practice providers, physical therapists, and athletic trainers, working with young athletes are invited to this conversation and lecture focused on sport-related injuries, conditions and treatments.
Keeping out of Trouble with Pediatric and Adolescent Hip Pain
6:30 – 7:00 a.m. Breakfast, coffee & conversation
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Lecture and Q & A
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (P10092) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers.
Sports Medicine Educational Series (2019)
UT Southwestern Medical Center is jointly providing this activity with Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
Course Directors: Henry B. Ellis, M.D. & Gerad Montgomery, M.S.N., FNP-C.
- Discuss evaluation of hip in peri-adolescent population
- Present signs, symptoms and treatment plan for slipped capital femoral epiphysis
- Present recommendations to rule out infection when hip pain and fever are present
- Discuss recommendations for care for pelvic avulsion injuries in the adolescent
Purpose and Content: This monthly case presentation series will provide learners with the knowledge and skills to identify and manage skeletally immature patients with musculoskeletal injuries. Physicians, advanced practice professionals, nurses and other healthcare professionals who treat or counsel patients with sports related musculoskeletal injuries and complications should attend.
Target Audience: Open to all health care providers working with young athletes to prevent, recognize and treat injuries. This includes physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, physical therapists and athletic trainers.
No registration or fee required to attend. Cancellation or schedule changes will be updated on this page.