Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Exertional Heat Illness in the Athlete

Recorded May 1, 2009 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
Lora Harrison, MD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Sports Medicine Department, Cincinnati, OH

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Identify early symptoms/signs of exertional heat illness
  • Identify and advise patients about risk factors which influence exertional heat illness

Minimum System Requirements

While the presentations may be viewable on systems that don't meet these criteria, we recommend that you use a computer that meets the following standards:

  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
Windows 2000, XP, or Vista
Mac OS Version - OS X
  • Browser Requirements: Internet Explorer 5.2.3 or later for Mac OS X, Safari 1.0.3 or later (Safari 1.2.4 & above recommended), Firefox 1.0 or later
  • Media Player Requirements: Windows Media Player for Mac OS X
Mac OS Version - OS 9

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