Injuries in Football 2019: Foot and Ankle

1.25 AMA PRA Category 1/ 1.25 EBP BOC – Category A
Section CEUs:

Presenter Bio: Sonya Ahmed, M.D.; Domenic Esposito, M.D; Gene Curry, M.D. ; Erik Nilssen, M.D.; and Ben Seagraves, PT, DPT, SCS, ATC

DisclosuresNone of the planners of this activity have any relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Materials: Participants have no equipment or materials required to take this education course.

The future of Sports Medicine is always advancing. This course takes a look at some advancements that are taking place that have an impact in threating football athletes. It takes a closer look into the best ways to identify potential injuries and various treatment advancements that are being used for foot and ankle injuries. This course looks in depth into foot and ankle injuries that plague athletes in sports and hinder their return to play. Understanding the injuries and the best plan of treatment and rehabilitation is reviewed for common and uncommon ankle injuries.


Discuss the anatomy, treatment and rehabilitation for ankle and foot injuries in the football player.
Describe management of common acute foot and ankle injuries
Identify rehabilitation techniques for common ankle injuries
Recognize uncommon ankle sprains and understand treatment options

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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Florida Medical Association. The Florida Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.   

Baptist Health Care is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Baptist Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.25 hour(s) in AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Andrews Research & Education Foundation (BOC AP# P10024) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers.This program is eligible for a maximum of 1.25 of EBP hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.    ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.