The course highlights key decision making for the diagnoses of concussion and serious spinal injuries. It covers both pitch-side and clinic room assessment, along with appropriate management strategies. If you still have doubts over your ability to diagnose a concussion, or manage a serious spinal injury, this is the course for you.
The head and spinal injury course will be carried out over two modules, with head injuries mostly relating to concussion diagnosis and management. Spinal injuries will cover key anatomy of the spine, fractures and injuries involving the neurological system. It will highlight assessment procedures to be carried out both pitch-side and in clinic, alongside appropriate management strategies for various conditions.