Endorsed by Curators:
Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists,
Athletic Trainers, Nurses and Physicians dealing
with concussed athletes.
This conference is focused on the educationof Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists,Athletic Trainers, Nurses and Physiciansdealing with concussed athletes. Providethem tool box to develop and implementevidenced based return to play formulas andprotocols: current evidence-based concussionmanagement options.
Upon completion of this course, participants
will be able to:
Define the gender significance of concussionrates
Discuss the role of cervical spine andshoulder muscular strength as a potentialcontributor to concussion rates in thefemale athlete
Compare and contrast concussion recoveryrates of female and male athletes
Define current evidence-based Return-to-Play protocols
Outline current objective tools for Return-to-Play after Sport Related Concussion
Discuss the implications of psychosocialaspects of Return-to-Play after SportRelated Concussion
Define behavioral health symptoms in postconcussivesyndrome
List empirically based managementtechniques
Consider stigma and utilize this awareness tostructure recovery-focused conversationswith athletes
Apply timelines to the study of CTE, toinclude applied terminology
List cognitive, emotional and functionalchanges which occurs as CTE progresses
Compare and contrast current CTEdiagnostic tools which are beinginvestigated
Screen for vestibular and oculomotordeficits in the concussed athlete
Assess balance in the concussed athlete
Assess oculomotor deficit in the concussedathlete
Mercy Health Toledo Regional ContinuingMedical Education is accredited by the OhioState Medical Association (OSMA) to providecontinuing medical education for physicians.
Mercy Health Toledo Regional ContinuingMedical Education designates this liveactivity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRACategory 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should onlyclaim the credit commensurate with the extentof their participation in the activity.
The Ohio Nursing Board will accept a continuingeducation activity that has been approved
or provided by a nationally recognizedaccreditation system of continuing education.
The amount of continuing education creditdesignated on a certificate issued by the
provider or approval body will be the amountaccepted by the board.
This event has been approved for Category ACEUs for Athletic Trainers.
OT, PT and BOC evidenced based approvalpending.
Phone #: 419 251 3913. Thank you.