$35 – $85

From the Eyes to the Spine: A closer look at concussions, C-Spine & airway

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Sacred Heart University

4000 Park Ave

College of Health Education

Fairfield, CT 06604

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This program's target audience is Athetic Trainers, however all sports medicine professionals are welcome.


Pricing includes breakfast, lunch and state of the art facilities.

The workhop will use a concurrent lab and lecture format consisting of the following titles:

  • The eyes don't lie: Evaluation techniques in the identification of concussions - use of C3Logix (lecture and lab)
  • What does the Cervical Spine really look like? Advances Cervical Anatomy: Cadaver dissection and the role of the cervical spine in concussions (lecture)
  • Worst Case Scenarios and How to Clear and Manage them (lab)
  • Working lunch (CATA scope of practice Review, OPA/NPA Review, Case Studies)

At the completion of this worshkop, participants will:

  • Recognize and understand common concussion eye tracking
    complications
  • Recognize the parts of a on field concussion assessment
  • Recognize when to refer to ED
  • Differences of sideline vs office concussion evaluation
  • Utilize SCAT 5 concussion screen
  • Utilize current research in concussion treatments
  • Identify cervical spine anatomy and neurological involvement
  • Utilize on field cervical spine assessment to determine when
    to transport injury
  • Utilize scoop stretcher for cervical transportation
  • Utilize scoop stretcher for cervical transportationImmobilization techniques for cervical injury
  • Utilize OPA/NPA
  • Use clinical reasoning skills through problem based learning to
    formulate differential diagnosis in Concussions and cervical
    spine injuries.

*4.0 CEUs*

All cancelations will be handled individually based on our refund policy. All refunds will be subject to a 15% cancellation fee.

7:30 Registration (Breakfast provided)

8:00 Welcome

8:10-9:40 Session 1

  • 8:10-9:40 Concussion Lab and Lecture

8:10-9:40 Session 1B

  • 8:10-8:55 Cadaver Cervical Spine
  • 8:55-9:40 Worst case Scenario

9:40-9:50 Break

9:50-11:20 Session 2B

  • 9:50-11:20 Concussion Lab and Lecture

9:50-11:20 Session 2B

  • 9:50-10:35 Cadaver Cervical Spine
  • 10:35-11:20 Worst Case Scenario

11:20-12:20 Working Lunch (provided)





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