Live Event

Family Medicine and Sports Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach

Title:Family Medicine and Sports Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach
Dates:August 3, 2020 7:30 am - August 5, 2020 12:30 pm
Location:Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois
Daily Schedule:7:30 am-12:30 pm
Course #:SEMLA-3420200803

Certifications

15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

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Venue

540 N Michigan Ave
Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago
Illinois
60611
United States

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Course Outline

Day 1

  Migraine Headaches – Update on Diagnosis and Treatment.

Upon completion of this session, using the International Headache Society and U.S. Headache Consortium Guidelines and the National Guideline Clearinghouse and the evidence-based reports from Clinical Evidence, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Construct the approach for evaluating a patient with possible migraine headaches.
  2. Assess the advantages of supportive therapy and lifestyle changes in treating migraine headaches compared to pharmacologic therapy.
  3. Appraise the pharmacologic options for treating the acute pain of a migraine headache.
  4. Recommend a prophylactic therapy regimen for patients with recurrent migraine headaches.

Sports Related Concussion.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Recognize the signs and symptoms of sports related concussion (SRC)
  2. Demonstrate sideline and in-office evaluation of SRC
  3. Apply return to play guidelines per consensus recommendations and specific state laws

Pain Treatment; Reducing Opioid Abuse; Medication Assisted Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP, GL

  1. Implement general principles and goals for the treatment of pain.
  2. Summarize the best practices for pharmacologic management of acute pain including potential benefits and risks of opioid analgesics.
  3. Describe the cultural change in approach pain management.
  4. Discuss the latest guidelines for pain management.
  5. Apply nonpharmacologic pain management strategies.
  6. Summarize ways to reduce opioid abuse
  7. Describe the treatment options for patients with opioid used disorder.

The Sports Pre-participation Examination (PPE).    

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Employ the American Heart Association Guidelines when screening athletes for cardiovascular disease during the PPE
  2. Determine if an athlete with impaired vision or solitary kidney can be cleared to participate in sports
  3. Determine under what circumstances an athlete with seizure disorder can be cleared to participate in specific sports
  4. Employ BP guidelines for children and adolescents with respect to sports participation

Treating Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.

Upon completion of this session, using the American Diabetes Association, the European Association for the Study of Diabetes Guidelines and the Cochrane Abstract Database, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Evaluate the therapeutic goals in treating type 2 diabetes and their impact on morbidity and mortality.
  2. Recommend the approach for choosing an oral hypoglycemic agent to treat type 2 diabetes.
  3. Specify the clinical situations that would require the use of insulin to treat type 2 diabetes and the probable dosage form and average amounts required for control of A1c.
  4. Develop the therapeutic options for preventing diabetic complications.

Day 2

Cardiac Conditions in Young Athletes.        

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP, GL

  1. Differentiate Athletic Heart Syndrome from significant cardiovascular disease, such as Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in young athletes
  2. Discuss the causes of sudden cardiac death in young athletes
  3. Employ the AHA/ACC Scientific Statement on Eligibility and disqualification of athletes with cardiac abnormalities
  4. Discuss the controversies in the use of the screening EKG in young athletes

Evaluation and Treatment of Hypertensive Patients.

Upon completion of this session, using the most recent JNC Guidelines, the Cochrane Abstract Database and the evidence-based reports from Clinical Evidence, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Employ the non-pharmacologic treatment options to manage hypertension.
  2. Specify the pharmacologic treatment options for patients with compelling indications based upon JNC Guidelines.
  3. Formulate the therapeutic goal for controlling blood pressure in different patient populations and the combination of medications that can achieve that goal.
  4. Distinguish the side effect risks for each class of antihypertensive medications.

Knee Injuries in Athletes.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP, EBM

  1. Recognize, evaluate, and understand evidence based treatment options for common knee injuries seen in primary care including:
    1. Ligament injures (MCL, LCL, ACL)
    2. Meniscal injuries
    3. Patellofemoral Pain syndrome
    4. Osteoarthritis

Adult Health Screening and Immunizations – Evidence-Based Approach.

Upon completion of this session, using the USPSTF and Cochrane Abstract Database, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Apply the evidence-based recommendations for preventive screening tests for adults.
  2. Determine the immunizations required for adults.
  3. Appraise the side effects of adult immunizations.
  4. Select the contraindications for each adult immunization and their alternative therapy.
  5. Plan when screening tests can be discontinued in adults.

Ankle Sprains.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Discuss the use of the Ottawa Ankle Rules to determine if an x-ray is necessary after acute ankle injury
  2. Perform a competent ankle examination in a patient with ankle pain
  3. Describe the treatment of an athlete with a lateral ankle sprain
  4. Differentiate between a lateral ankle sprain and a high ankle sprain
  5. Discuss the differential diagnosis of ankle pain after acute injury

Day 3

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Evaluation and Treatment.

Upon completion of this session, using the ACCP GOLD guidelines, the AACVPR practice guidelines and the evidence-based reports from Clinical Evidence, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Appraise patient specific data to determine if they meet diagnostic criteria for COPD.
  2. Analyze the role of cigarette smoking in the etiology and natural history of COPD.
  3. Formulate a treatment plan for the stages of COPD.
  4. Recommend the follow-up required to assess the therapeutic efficacy of the treatment options.

Shoulder Injuries in the Athlete.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP, EBM

  1. Recognize, evaluate, and understand evidence based treatment options for common knee injuries seen in primary care including:
    1. Shoulder dislocations/instability
    2. Rotator cuff tendonitis/shoulder impingement
    3. Rotator cuff tears
    4. Labral and SLAP Tears

Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): Diagnosis and Treatment.

Upon completion of this session, using the ACCP and ATS Guidelines and the Cochrane Abstract Database, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Determine the diagnostic testing for evaluating a patient for possible VTE.
  2. Apply the algorithm for diagnosing a pulmonary embolism in multiple clinical settings.
  3. Differentiate the advantages and disadvantages of outpatient treatment compared to inpatient treatment for venous thromboembolism (VTE).
  4. Order the frequency of monitoring and the adjustments needed for warfarin therapy in the treatment of VTE.

Hip and Knee Physical Examination.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. Identify the relevant anatomy of the hip and knee
  2. Demonstrate key physical exam findings of the hip and knee including:
    1. Inspection
    2. Palpation
    3. Range of motion
    4. Compression
    5. Special tests

Common Cases Walking Through Your Office Door.

Clinical Cases will be solicited throughout the week from the participants.  These cases will be selected and managed by the presenters. Diagnoses, next steps in management and expected clinical outcomes will be discussed.  The format will include panel discussion and audience participation.

Presented By

Presenter

  • Dr Muncie
    Herbert L. Muncie, Jr., M.D. (Learn More)
    Professor of Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
  • Walter C. Taylor, M.D. (Learn More)
    Assistant Professor Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine; Medical Advisor WTA, Emeritus Staff Mayo Clinic Florida

Fee Structure

To receive the Early Registration Rate, fees must be postmarked >60 days prior to program start date (August 3, 2020 7:30 am).

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Details Price Qty
Physician’s Fees – Early Registration $849.00 (USD)  
Physician’s Fees – Regular Registration $899.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
June 2, 2020
Non Physician/Resident Fees - Early Registration $749.00 (USD)  
Non Physician/Resident Fees - Early Registration $799.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
June 2, 2020

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