FMCH 7539

Sports Medicine (Virtual)


Brenda Dolejs, ATC, LAT
Course Coordinator

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    Catalog Description:  

    This is a 2 week, independent study in topics relating to Sports Medicine.  This online elective will include directed musculoskeletal exam review using EBM, case study review, and power point presentations on a variety of topics.

    This elective should be considered a supplement to, and not a replacement of FMCH 7537.

    Sites: OL: Online learning

    Required session attendance:

    Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:  

    • Students are expected to spend 4 hours per day on weekdays working on course material.

    Direct patient care:  No

    Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

    Course Objectives:  By the end of this course students will be able to:

    • Gain understanding of general and regional physical examination of the musculoskeletal system, including using special clinical examination techniques pertinent to the field of Sports Medicine.
    • Use proper terminology to describe signs and symptoms of common sports injuries.
    • Learn appropriate treatment for common Sports Medicine conditions.

    Graded Components:

    • Students will submit a brief final assignment demonstrating assimilation of material.

    Grading Scale:  P/N


    Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

    Limited to Student Type:  No

    Course equivalency:  N/A

    Related curricular experience:

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    Course evaluation:  MedHub