Sports Medicine Course Best Practices – 323

If you teach Sports Medicine in the secondary setting then you likely have been with curriculum support.  In a way that is great and allows you to make or create anything you want.  But on the same hand you must either create everything or beg borrow and steal it from somewhere else.

Here are a few people I know teach some good lessons in Sports Medicine, so take what you want and use as best you can in your situation.

Kembra Mathis
Jesse Lopez
Amanda Hawkes
Matt Babisak
Mike Hopper
Jessica Pfannstiel
Erin Vincent

We also spoke with Kirsten Farrell at Venice High school who leads an award winning sports medicine team.

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Finding What Hurts: Tips from Pediatrician Dr. Amy – 194

Dr. Amy Christen-Huhn is my family pediatrician.  Communicating with patients who lack vocabulary to articulate what hurts and when is a mandatory skill for her job.  We plan to learn tips and tricks to ask better questions and get better answers from our patients.

A few of her tips are:

Gain trust
Start on the unaffected side
Use distraction
Make questions relate to them
Use one finger
Watch them move

Email Dr. Amy

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Eye Injuries and Sports with Dr. Pham – 188

Ophthalmologist Dr, Pham took care of me and helped prevent me having a detached retina.  She used to work down the street from a soccer field and has seen her share of sports injuries.  check out her presentation as she shares some stories and best practices to treat and deal with Athletic eye injuries.

Dr. Pham's Presentation

Dr. Phams' somewhat graphic videos

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Contact Dr. Pham
Office Phone: 281-495-2222

Episode 188 on YouTube