Sports Injuries, Examination, Imaging & Management

Sports Injuries

Examination, Imaging & Management

By Stephen Eustace, MB, MSc(Hons), MRCPI, FFR(RCSI), FRCR, FFSEM(RCSI), Professor of Musculoskeletal Radiology, Cappagh National Orthopaedic & Mater Misericordiae Hospitals & University College Dublin, Ireland; Ciaran Johnston, MSc(RadSci), MRCPI, FRCR, Musculoskeletal Radiologist, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Ireland; John M O'Byrne, MCh, FRCSI, FFSEM, RCPI, RCSI, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital and Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland; and Pat O'Neill, FFSEM, RCPI, FCSI, Consultant Sports Medicine Physician, Mater Private Hospital, Dublin, Ireland


1. Mechanisms of injury and tissue healing
2 . Mechanisms of diagnosis
3. Mechanisms of treatment
4. Acute injury management
5 . The pelvis, hip & groin
6. The knee and calf
7. The foot and ankle
8. The shoulder
9. The elbow
10. The wrist and hand
11. The spine
12. The head, neck, thorax and abdomen
13. Pre-participation medical assessment and drugs in sport