Sideline Head and Neck Injury Management
More than 300,000 concussions occur in sports each year. Dr. Mark Steiner, chief of sports medicine at NEBH, reviews the signs and symptoms of concussions, the updated guidelines for management of concussions, the treatment options for spine and neck injuries, and the “return to play” guidelines for concussions and spine and neck injuries.
This educational program is designed for physicians, fellows, residents, and other health professionals interested in expanding their knowledge base and expertise in sports medicine.
- Identify signs and symptoms of concussions
- Review updated guidelines for management of concussions
- Identify evaluation and treatment options for spine and neck injuries
- Review “return to play” guidelines for concussions and spine and neck injuries
Dr. Steiner receives Research Funding from DonJoy and Stryker, is a Consultant for Stryker and receives Fellowship Support from Arthrex.
New England Baptist Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. New England Baptist Hospital is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Release date: 12/1/2016 - Expires: 12/1/2019