The Preparticipation Evaluation

Return to all Musculoskeletal and Sports Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Evaluate components of the PPE and ensure inclusion in assessment of patients’ prior athletic participation.

2. Identify patients at increased risk of sudden cardiac death.

3. Integrate discussions of nutrition, supplement use, weight control, disordered eating, and overuse/overtraining injuries.

4. Include as needed behavioral risk factors and psychosocial assessment of athletes.

Additional Information

Technical Requirements: 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019

Peter J. Carek, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019
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