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Sports Medicine in Primary Care course for GPs

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
30 minutes
Subject matter expert
eLearning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
RCGP, NHS

This session discusses overtraining syndrome and how a patient can minimise the risk of injury. It will also cover the principles of sports nutrition and hydration and when to utilise sports medicine services.

This session was reviewed by Khyati Bakhai and last updated in July 2018.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • Recognise overtraining syndrome
  • Describe what advice to give patients in order to minimise the risk of injury
  • Define the principles of sports nutrition and hydration
  • List how and when to utilise sports medicine services
  • Describe the role of physiotherapy in preventing and treating sports injuries

In the United Kingdom, people have become less physically active resulting in an explosion of diseases associated with physical inactivity.


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Instructors / Speakers
George Bownes,
Sport and Exercise Medicine Consultant Physician

Having completed Foundation Training George completed the Nottingham Sports Medicine Course before starting GP training. This has lead to opportunities with a variety of sports from Beach Volleyball, Rugby League, Endurance Racing, Rugby Union and Football.

George is now a Sport and Exercise Medicine Consultant Physician at University College London Hospitals.

Delivery
Title
Sports Medicine in Primary Care course for GPs
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Pain management, Sports medicine, Sports Injuries
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
30 minutes
Location
Online
Reference
3.20_17
Access Duration (in months)
12
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8 Course(s)
12 Month(s)
$990.00
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