Exertional Rhabdomyolysis Webinar

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:45
Webinar Fee: 
$22.50 for NATA members / $37.50 for non-members
1.5 CEUs
Target Audience: 
Athletic Trainers
Jonathan Hochstetler, DAT, LAT, ATC
Exertional rhabdomyolysis is a potentially life threatening clinical syndrome that can develop due to skeletal muscle deterioration. Educational competencies include: prevention, clinical examination, diagnosis, and emergency care of a rhabdomyolysis event. Current knowledge gaps include a lack of awareness of underlying genetic conditions, and non-sport specific training conditions that can lead to this syndrome. Recent injuries at the collegiate and secondary school settings has brought attention to the pervasiveness of risky off-season training programs. This presentation will assist healthcare professionals in the facilitation of safe exercise practices, which can prevent unnecessary injury and death.
Athletic Training Domains: 
Domain 1 – Injury and Illness Prevention and Wellness Promotion
Domain 2 – Examination, Assessment and Diagnosis
Domain 3 – Immediate and Emergency Care
Course Level: 
Clinical Objectives: 

At the conclusion of this presentation, the learner will be able to:

Participants will be able to explain the underlying pathophysiology leading to rhabdomyolysis.
Participants will be able to identify causes and risk factors for the development of rhabdomyolysis.
Participants will be able to understand the clinical evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment for rhabdomyolysis.
Participants will be able to implement exercise strategies and guidelines to prevent rhabdomyolysis.
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