MSK Ultrasound in Baseball: Part 2

1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits/ 1.50 BOC – Category A BOC hour(s)
Section CEUs: 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™/1.50 Category A hours
SKU: SH_AEDU_HS_025
$17.00

Presenter Bio: Dr. Brette Kindle, Dr. James Presley and Matthew Rankin, ATC

Disclosures: Neither the speakers or planners of this activity have any relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Diagnostic MSK Ultrasound is starting to become a more common tool used in the sports medicine to diagnosis and treat injuries. This course goes over the basic aims of ultrasound imaging, especially as it relates to common pathology in baseball. This part will examine ultrasound techniques for baseball-specific muscle groups in the thorax along with the foot and ankle..

Objectives:

Describe the protocol to scan the obliques, intercostals, recuts abdominus
Recognize various injuries of the thorax that are common in baseball players
Describe the protocol to scan the foot & ankle
Recognize various injuries of the foot & ankle that are common in baseball players
Discuss best practices for the clinical utilization of diagnostic MSK Ultrasound

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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 1.50 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 1.50 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.