This course explains everything you need to know about cardiac conditions and screening, sickle cell trait, mononucleosis, diabetes, heat illness and stroke, infectious disease, pulmonary conditions, steroids and stimulants. Dr. Milligan demonstrates these conditions/diseases through real world sports medicine cases.
Describe the general medical conditions that commonly affect athletes
Explain the severe impact that heat illnesses and SCT can have on the athlete
Recognize the responsibility as a team physician to ensure the athlete’s safety by screening for these medical conditions