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The Management of Sports Trauma (MOST) Course combines current theory and a practical approach to equip medical professionals with the core skills needed to manage traumatic sporting injuries, on and off the field. The course addresses common emergencies that might confront a sports physician, covers the rationale behind treatment choices and the adaption of medical management at sporting events and out in the field.

               

Who should attend:

The ACSEP Advanced MOST Course is specifically designed for healthcare professionals, such as:

  • ACSEP Registrars
  • ACSEP Fellows
  • Doctors/GPs/Physicians
  • Physiotherapists & Other Health Professionals
  • Medical Students

 

Course content:

The course covers the ABC of trauma management, as well as key learning points for safe emergency management of medical collapse, concussion, acute management of medical problems, environmental impact and resuscitation. The course covers CPR/BLS and ALS Resuscitation as well as the assessment and management of a range of trauma related scenarios

The course prepares you for:

  • Airway obstruction
  • The unresponsive patient
  • Concussion management
  • Collapsed endurance athlete
  • Cardiac arrest and emergencies
  • Acute exacerbations of asthma
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Seizures
  • Hyperthermia and hypothermia
  • Head and neck injury
  • Injuries to the face/teeth/eyes
  • Injuries to the chest
  • Intra-abdominal injuries
  • Significant extremity trauma
  • Drowning
  • Electrical injuries

The course also covers preparation for events, including:

  • Working with your surrounding medical team
  • Preparing your medical kit
  • Communication

Please note this course has mandatory pre-reading and completion of online modules which will be sent to all participants once registered.

 

What to expect over the course:

  • 4-5 specialised course instructors
  • Detailed course training manual
  • Theory sessions and hands-on practice working in small groups
  • Short questions/quizzes
  • Morning-tea, lunch & afternoon tea provided
  • Completion certificate

 

Cost:

Find out more about the associated fees.

 

Course Dates & Locations:

Date

City

2-3 November 2019

Brisbane

23-24 November 2019

Melbourne

10-11 February 2020

Canberra (Annual Conference)

16-17 May 2020

Sydney

 

Ensure you register early to avoid disappointment, as numbers are strictly limited in each course.