Tendinopathy

1 AMA PRA Category 1/ 1 BOC – Category A
Section CEUs: 1 CEU
SKU: SH_AEDU_HS_003
$15.00

Presenter Bio: Joshua Hackel, MD, FAAFP, CAQSM, RMSK; Non-Surgical Sports Medicine

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

This course will be discussing tendinopathy regarding the etiology and clinical applications. There are many mechanical risk factors for tendinopathy that need to be part of the clinical assessment and treatment plan. Understanding where the pain is coming from will help determine the treatment plan. There are many novel treatments for tendinopathy that are emerging, but more research is needed.

Description:

This course will go over the risk factors and to have a better understanding the various terms regarding tendon injuries. The many treatment options will be discussed.

Objectives:

Identify and diagnose tendinopathy
Describe the pathophysiology of tendinopathy
Discuss the treatment options for tendinopathy

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