Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) Athletic Trainers:1 CEU
Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) Course Expiry:Dec 31, 2025
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Professionals:1 CEC
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Course Expiry:Dec 31, 2024
Uncover the latest in the prevention, diagnosis and rehabilitation of mild brain injuries, including sport concussion and chronic traumatic encephalopathy. You will understand the biomechanics of varying severities of brain trauma, post-concussive syndrome, neurologic and behavioral changes and evidence-based return to play protocols.
Distinguish the clinical terms: concussion, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), subconcussion and mild brain traumatic injury.
Articulate and understand the progressive stages of CTE.
Describe the biomechanics and pathophysiology of sport-related mild traumatic brain injury.
Describe anticipated advances in neuroimaging and biomarkers for CTE diagnosis.
Exam & Video Info
Exam: 10 true/false statements
Video Outline Section 1: A Primer Section 2: The Epidemic Section 3: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Section 4: The NFL Class Action Lawsuit Settlement Section 5: Biomechanics & Pathophysiology Section 6: Diagnosis & Management Section 7: Grading Scales Section 8: Rehabilitation & Return to Play Section 9: What Now?
Continuing Education Info
Accepted by the Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) and may be used towards the continuing education (CE) requirement for Athletic Trainers (ATC). View more here.
Accepted by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and may be used towards the continuing education credit (CEC) requirement for ACSM professionals. View more here.