Medical Care of Athletes

The medical care of athletes module assists the practitioner in the management of common medical problems encountered by athletes on a day to day basis.

This module covers topics such as common respiratory tract issues, management of gastroenterological issues, an approach to gynaecological issues and how to treat STI’s.

Cardiovascular health in the athlete is explored and conditions of the skin and eyes are outlined. The module considers important conditions which may masquerade as a musculoskeletal injury. This module will be of great assistance to those who care of athletic teams and particularly those who travel regularly with athletes of all ages.

Written by: Dr Roslyn Carbon and Dr Greg Clugston

Release date: 23 January 2023

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