Head Injury in Sport Course (ICSC01)
The purpose of this course is to provide doctors of chiropractic with training in the evaluation, treatment, and foundations of sport-related concussion, intracranial hematomas, and facial injuries.
Sport-related concussion including definition, examination, mechanism of injury, cervico/cranial syndrome, and foundation.
Subdural, epidural, and intracerebral hematomas as well as increased intracranial pressure will be discussed.
Injuries of the eye, ear, nose, and mouth which are commonly seen in sport.
2. Recognize and identify the signs and symptoms of intracranial hematoma.
3. Recognize the most common facial injuries which occur in sport.