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- Date and time Mon 3 Oct 2022 from 8:50am to 4:30pm
- Location Royal Society of Medicine
- Organised by Sport and Exercise Medicine
This conference will provide education on topics relevant to adolescent musculoskeletal medicine. This event is aimed at doctors and allied health professionals who work with active children and teenagers. Specialists will explore issues surrounding long-term athlete development and early specialism, and much more. The final section of the day will focus on the topical subjects of concussion in young athletes, recognising non-accidental injury and combating abuse in adolescent athletes.
If you would like to attend the live stream version of this event, please book your place here.
During this meeting you will:
- Understand the anatomical and physiological characteristics unique to the developing adolescent and their relationship to athletic performance and the risk of injury.
- Gain knowledge of the clinical diagnosis of acute and chronic musculoskeletal pathologies relating to active teenagers, including those related to growth.
- Learn adolescent-appropriate radiological investigations for upper limb, lower limb and back
- Raise awareness of the principles of strength and conditioning and rehabilitation in this age group
This meeting is held in association with RSM Paediatrics Section.
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Registration for this event will close on Sunday 2 October 2022 at 00:00. Late registrations will not be accepted.
The agenda is subject to change at any time.
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