The Female Athlete

Course Description:  This course explains the history of women in sports and how it has been trending over the recent years. A big part of that was Title IX when the federal law passed in 1972. The course will go into more detail about various common injuries in female athletes and how various hormones and stressors can affect the female body. Lastly, it will touch on pregnancy for the female athlete discussing the physical activity guidelines and the contraindications.

Course Objectives:

1.    Identify common female athlete issues

2.    Identify specific risks for female athletes

3.    Discuss exercise during pregnancy


Disclosure: Neither the speakers or planners of this activity have any relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.


Participants have no equipment or materials required to take this education course.

Accreditation:

Physicians:  

Baptist Health Care is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Baptist Health Care designates this live activity for a maximum of (1) hour in AMA PRA Category I creditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses & Occupational Therapists (Florida):

Baptist Hospital, CE Broker provider # 50-183 approves this program for 1 hours credit for nurses and occupational therapists.  

Athletic Trainers 

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Andrews Research & Education Foundation P10024 is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. 

Todd Hayano, DO

Sport Medicine Physician

Kaiser Permanente - Santa Clara

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The Female Athlete
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Select the "View On-Demand Recording" button to begin. This course explains the history of women in sports and how it has been trending over the recent years. A big part of that was Title IX when the federal law passed in 1972. The course will go into more detail about various common injuries in female athletes and how various hormones and stressors can affect the female body. Lastly, it will touch on pregnancy for the female athlete discussing the physical activity guidelines and the contraindications.
Quiz
10 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
10 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
Evaluation and Assessment
19 Questions
Certificate
Up to 1.00 medical credits available  |  Certificate available
Up to 1.00 medical credits available  |  Certificate available