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SSE #95: Collapse in the Endurance Athlete

SATELLITE LABS

  • Be able to define exercise-associated collapse in athletes.
  • Be able to list at least three classes of drugs that can impair temperature regulation and thus may contribute to collapse.
  • Be able to list at least three results of physical examinations and/or laboratory tests that suggest a serious cause of collapse in an athlete.
  • Be able to list and explain at least three common causes of collapse in athletes.
  • Be able to explain the potential roles of blood sodium, body temperature, and blood glucose in the collapse of athletes.
  • Be able to describe the typical treatments for hyponatremia, hyperthermia, and hypoglycemia.

COURSE

CREDITS

COURSE EXPIRATION

ACSM

2

1/1/2018

USA Cycling Association

1

1/1/2018

CSCCa

1

1/1/2018

REFERENCE ARTICLE

Collapse in the Endurance Athlete