Football Medicine Strategies for Player Care
This topic can be analysed from many different points of view and the Conference Football Medicine Strategies for Player Care covered all the topics of interest for every practitioner and party involved in the management of and delivery of care to professional and grassroots players (orthopaedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians, physiatrists, radiologists, chiropractors, osteopaths, physiotherapists, athletic trainers, masseurs, coach team and team managers).
In order to give a complete vision of the challenge and to deliver a real contribution to the spread of good health practice in the world, the programme as divided into 4 main areas of interest: Football Medicine, Football Rehabilitation, Football Orthopaedics, Football Science.
The Conference was organised in three days. The last one was dedicated to the 3rd Science of Football Summit, whose title was Knowledge without Borders: News from Other Sports. The Summit focussed on the discussion of other sports' innovations on the prevention of overtraining and injuries and post-competition recovery strategies.