Athletes With Common Medical Conditions

Return to all Musculoskeletal and Sports Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 75 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Explain diagnostic strategy for asthma in athletes.
2. Identify treatment options suitable for competitive athletes in accordance with WADA rules.
3. Explain return to play guidelines for patients diagnosed with infectious mononucleosis.
4. Educate athletes, trainers, parents, and coaches as to recommend prevention and treatment strategies for athletes with sickle-cell trait.
5. Provide individualized evaluation and recommendations for blood sugar management to diabetic athletes.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/10/2020

Bryan Prine, Jr, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine Division; Chief, Division of OrthoCare, Gainesville, Florida 

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/10/2020
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