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2014 Bone health in sport symposium : Day 1, introduction and risk factors for bone injury : setting the scene / Dr. Ken Crichton, 1-2/02/2014.

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Record Number 510634
Item Type Video
E Resource
Meeting Name 2014 Bone health in sport symposium. Conference (2014 : Canberra, ACT)
Title 2014 Bone health in sport symposium : Day 1, introduction and risk factors for bone injury : setting the scene / Dr. Ken Crichton, 1-2/02/2014.
Portion of title Day 1, introduction and risk factors for bone injury : A comprehensive overview of bone health in sport including epidemiology and current practices.
Published 2014
Description 1 streaming video (approximately 37 min. ) : mp4 file.
Content Type two-dimensional moving image
Media Type computer
Carrier Type online resource
Notes Conference held at Australian Institute of Sport, Canberra on 1st and 2nd February 2014.
Presenter Presenter : Dr Ken Crichton, Sport Exercise Physician. Dr Ken Crichton completed his medical training with honours at the University of New South Wales in 1978. He has been a full time Sports and Exercise Physician since 1982. He was awarded the Australian Sports Medal in 2000 for services to Australian sport having completed the role as Deputy Chief Medical Officer and Head of Athlete care for the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games. He was awarded Australian Dance Community Honours in 1993 and a Citation for Distinguished Service to The Australasian College of Sports Physicians in 2006. Dr Crichton is Director of Sports Medicine at the North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre and is a Consultant Sports Physician at the Children’s Hospital Institute of Sports Medicine at the New Children’s Hospital, Westmead. He is a Conjoint Senior Lecturer and Deputy Director of Sports Medicine programs at The University of New South Wales. He holds a Fellowship in the Australian College of Sports Physicians and is a Fellow of the Australian Sports Medicine Federation (an elected rather than academic award). In March 2007 he was accepted as a Foundation Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (UK). Dr Crichton has been carrying out arthroscopic surgery of the knee since 1984.
Summary The 2014 Bone Health in Sport Symposium was presented by Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) in collaboration with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS), the Australasian College of Sports Practitioners and Sports Physiotherapy Australia. In 2014 the conference looked at bone health and its management. Bone injuries tend to be high in cost and have a high level of recurrence. This makes management important. Current research points towards a multifactorial nature of these injuries, which means that a multidisciplinary approach is essential. Drawing on talent from overseas and Australia from across the sports medicine spectrum, the conference was practical and topical. It is relevant to those involved with the grass roots athletes, through to the defence forces and the elite.
Subjects Conference
Sports medicine
bone
Sports science
epidemiology
preventative medicine
Added Author Crichton, Ken Dr
Added Corporate Name Sports Medicine Australia
Australian Institute of Sport
Australasian College of Sports Practititioners
Sports Physiotherapy Australia
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