Overuse injuries have become more prevalent in youth athletes who participate in field and endurance sports. Early intervention by the healthcare provider may prevent such injuries from occurring and/or progressing. This presentation will discuss the latest evidence on overuse injuries including prevention, injury recognition, and management.
Course created on September 16, 2022
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
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- After this course, participants will be able to define overuse injuries and specific pathological causes.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss injury recognition and classification of common upper and lower body overuse injuries.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the latest evidence on overuse injury prevention strategies for youth and adolescent athletes.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe evidence-based management strategies for common upper and lower body overuse injuries.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-20 Minutes||Defining overuse injuries and related sports|
|20-30 Minutes||Define common causes of overuse injury|
|30-40 Minutes||Classification of overuse injuries. Hazards of sports specialization|
|40-65 Minutes||Screening and recognition for overuse injuries|
|65-80 Minutes||Overuse prevention strategies|
|80-105 Minutes||Proposed management strategies for young athletes|
|105-115 Minutes||Future considerations for young athletes|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, ATC, CSCS
Dr. Scott Cheatham is a Professor in the Division of Kinesiology at California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson, California. He is the owner of Sports Medicine Alliance (SMA). Dr. Cheatham received his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) and his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Physical Therapy. Dr. Cheatham is a Board Certified Orthopedic Physical Therapist (OCS) and a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC). He also holds several fitness certifications and is a certified ergonomic specialist.
Dr. Cheatham is a national presenter for various organizations and has authored over 120 peer-reviewed publications, textbook chapters, and several home study courses on the topics of orthopedics, health & fitness, and sports medicine.
Dr. Cheatham is an education and research consultant for various health and fitness organizations. His research interests include myofascial interventions and the efficacy of interventions for various musculoskeletal pathologies. His current clinical practice includes sports medicine services, general orthopedics, and sports performance training.
Financial: Financial: Scott Cheatham has received an honorarium for presenting this course.
Non-financial: Scott Cheatham has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by PhysicalTherapy.com, a Continued site.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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