Telehealth practices can serve patients with traumatic brain injuries in their home communities
Thomas Bergquist, Ph.D., L.P., explains the focus of Mayo Clinic's renewed TBI Model System grant, which is used to research telehealth practices.
New test gauges severity of concussions
Autonomic reflex testing, which measures involuntary changes in heart rate and blood pressure, consistently appears to demonstrate significant changes in patients with concussion.
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Oct. 3, 2013, in Washington, D.C., AAPM&R Satellite Symposia
Ice Hockey Summit II: Action on Concussions
Review hot topics in diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound relevant to physiatrists, including clinical applications of musculoskeletal ultrasound, training and skill acquisition, certification and accreditation, reimbursement, and new technologies.
Oct. 8-9, 2013, in Rochester, Minn.Impairment Without Disability 6th Annual Conference
The prevalence and consequences of concussion at all levels of ice hockey are concerning. Reducing concussion risk and improving diagnosis and management require collaboration from multiple professional partners. This program generates an evidence-based action plan designed to make a difference.
Oct. 17-18, 2013, in Minneapolis
23nd Annual Mayo Clinic Symposium on Sports Medicine
A world-class lineup of experts discusses how the collaboration of employers and medicine can take care of our injured and ill workforce and help prevent needless work disability by helping people stay employed.
Nov. 8-9, 2013, in Rochester, Minn.
See all Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Continuous Professional Development courses
This program provides an integrated approach to the injured athlete and includes case presentations, lectures and video demonstrations. Health care professionals with an interest in sports medicine and athletic trainers will find this program appropriate.