Current Sports Medicine Topics for Care of the Pediatric and Adolescent Athlete

Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Pediatric Research Center
3615 Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19104  

Oct 19, 2018 from 8 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. (ET)

Participation in sports, from youth leagues to college athletics, has resulted in increased injury rates for the pediatric and adolescent population. This course will outline the use of evidence-based decision-making for physical therapists and athletic trainers, as well as the medical management of pediatric and adolescent sports injuries in the developing athlete.

This single-day event will focus on assessment and rehabilitation of spine injuries and back pain unique to youth athletes as well as review current trends for Running Medicine in this population.

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