Team Physician Course

1st ESSKA-ESMA Certificate
7–8 May 2020

CHAIRS: Henrique Jones (Portugal), Stefano Della Villa (Italy)
FORMAT: Lecture Series and Practical Model Workshops

Team Physician Course Partner

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Effectively recognise the more important trauma and medical emergencies on the field and adequate assessment.
  • Apply an effective diagnostic algorithm including history taking, physical examination and imaging modalities.
  • Successfully assess and apply non-surgical and surgical treatment methods.
  • Foresee the complications and the post-operative phases of the procedures.
  • Design rehabilitation protocols for the management of the issues.

TRAINERS

External automatic defibrillation and advanced cardiovascular life support.

Filipe Serralva
António Marques
and AMEF (Portuguese Football Team Physicians Association) emergency staff

COURSE FEE

400€
ESSKA Congress Delegates

450€
Non-Congress Delegates

Italian VAT at 22% is included in the price.

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Any orthopaedic surgeon who is in the beginning phase of their sports career.
  • Those preparing for a certification/ re-certification in the sports sub-speciality exam.
  • Team Physicians who want to have a Certificate Team Physician Course or want to be updated.
  • Any orthopaedic surgeon who wishes to refresh their knowledge and stay updated with developments in this field.
  • Others, including physiotherapists and athletic trainers, who would like an in-depth review of orthopaedic sports medicine in order to develop their collaboration with their orthopedic surgeon.

COURSE SCHEDULE

Thursday 7th May

09.00 – 09.10
Introduction to the Course

 

MODULE A: MEDICAL EMERGENCIES ON THE FIELD

09.10 – 12.00
Emergencies on the field. Theoretical Sessions (including sample scenarios)

09.10 – 10.00
Initial Assessement (A;B;C;D;E)

10.00 – 10.30
Coffee Break

10.30 – 11.30
Cardiac Arrest and Shocking

11.30 – 12.00
Medical Emergencies

12.00 – 13.00
Lunch Break

13.00 – 14.00
Trauma Emergencies (including spine)

14.00 – 15.00
Head injuries (including Concussion)

 

MODULE B: WHAT`S NEW AND WHAT TO BE AWARE ABOUT SPORTS MEDICINE I

15.00 – 16.00
Nutrition; Fatigue and Recovery ; Doping Issues

16:00 – 16:30
Coffee Break

16.30 – 18.00
Practical demonstrations and workshop on Emergencies on the field

Victim assessment algorithm PCR Trauma Emergencies
16.30 – 17.00 Team 1 Team 2 Team 3
17.00 – 17.30 Team 3 Team 1 Team 2
17.30 – 18.00 Team 2 Team 3 Team 1
Friday 8th May

MODULE C: MORE FREQUENT INJURIES I– DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND RETURN TO SPORTS (including 2 clinical cases each topic)

09.00 – 09.30
Tendon injuries

09.30 – 10.00
Muscle injuries

10.00 – 10.30
Coffee Break

10.30 – 11.00
Shoulder, elbow and hand injuries

11.00 – 11.30
Groin Pain

12:00 – 13:00
Lunch break

 

MODULE D: WHAT`S NEW AND WHAT TO BE AWARE ABOUT SPORTS MEDICINE II

13.00 – 14.00
Psychology; Duties and Responsabilities ; Injury prevention

 

MODULE E: MORE FREQUENT INJURIES II– DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND RETURN TO SPORTS (including 2 clinical cases each topic)

14.00 – 14.30
Hip injuries

14.30 – 15.00
Knee injuries

15.00 – 15.30
Ankle injuries

15.30 – 16.00
Overuse injuries

16:00 – 16:30
Coffee Break

16.30 – 17.30
KNOWLEDGE EVALUATION TEST