14th Scandinavian Congress of Medicine & Science in Sports
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Program - Thursday - February 1

 8:30 - 9:45   Check-in
9:45 - 10:00   Opening of Congress

Norway

10:00 - 11:00

Key-note lecture: Optimal physical training of muscle and connective tissue – performance and injury prevention.

Prof. Keith Baar, Univ Davis, California, USA

Chair: Prof. Michael Kjaer, Bispebjerg Hospital

30 minutes - BREAK

Norway

11:30 - 12:30

Main lecture: Treatment of acute sports injuries – RICE, PRICE, POLICE – what´s in and out? Speaker:  Chair: 

As. Prof. Chris Bleakley, Univ Ulster, UK

Chair: Dr. Michael Rathleff, Research Unit for General Practice in Aalborg, Denmark

 

Sweden

11:30 - 12:30

Symposium: Diagnostics and treatment of multi-ligament injury in the knee.

Management of the dislocated knee in elite athletes

Prof. Lars Engebretsen, Univ Oslo, Norway

Treatment and reconstruction of collateral ligaments

Martin Lind, Aarhus Univ Hospital

Chair: Prof. Michael Krogsgaard, Bispebjerg Hospital

Denmark

11:30 - 12:30

Symposium: What can we learn from master athletes?

Skeletal muscle and its development over the years – performance?

Prof. Stephen Harridge, Kings Coll London, UK

Can exercise in younger years influence skeletal changes and fracture risk also in older ages?

Prof. Magnus Karlsson, Univ Lund, Sweden

Chair: Prof. Ylva Hellsten, Univ Copenhagen 

Iceland - Workshops

11:30 - 12:30

A talk about what is new in doping

EPO: The current status in doping regarding misuse and control

Jakob Mørkeberg, Anti-Doping Denmark

Does EPO-use influence muscle mitochondria?

Steen Larsen, Univ Copenhagen

Chair: As. Prof. Thomas Gustafsson, Karolinska Inst, Sweden / Prof. Jørn Wulff Helge, Univ Copenhagen

45 minutes - Lunch

Norway

13:15 - 14:45

Symposium: Treatment of tendinopathy.

Clinical outcome of treatment with concentric and eccentric training

Christian Couppé, Bispebjerg Hospital

Influence of shock wave therapy and PRP injection upon tendinopathy

Prof. Hans Zwerver, Univ Gronningen, The Netherlands

Surgical treatment of tendinopathy, does it work?

Håvard Visnes, Univ Bergen, Norway

Chair: Prof. Peter Magnusson, Bispebjerg Hospital

Sweden

13:15 - 14:45

Symposium: To suture or not to suture – the future treatment of Achilles tendon rupture.

Advantages of surgical treatment

Prof. Jon Karlsson, Sweden

Advantages of non-surgical treatment

Kristoffer Barfod, Hvidovre Hospital

The treatment of Achilles tendon rupture using a dedicated management programme: The Swansea Morriston Achilles Rupture Treatment (SMART) programme.

Anne-Marie Hutchison,Univ Wales, UK

Chair: Prof. Jon Karlsson, Univ Gothenburg, Sweden

Denmark

13:15 - 14:45

Symposium: Osteochondritis dissecans – what do we know?

Diagnosis and treatment algorithm of the disease.

Per Gorm Jørgensen, Hvidovre Hospital

Surgical treatment of osteochondritis dissecans.

Martin Lind, Aarhus Univ

Chair: Prof. Per Hölmich, Hvidovre Hospital

Iceland - Workshops

13:15 - 14:45

Rehabilitation of the injured overhead athlete – what to do in daily practice?

As. Prof. Ann Cools, Univ Ghent, Belgium

Chair: Prof. Thomas Bandholm, Hvidovre Hospital

30 minutes - Coffee BREAK

Norway

15:15 - 16:15

Symposium: Plantar fasciitis in physically active people.

Diagnosis and non-surgical treatment

Finn Johannsen, Bispebjerg Hospital

Surgical treatment

Lars Konradsen, Bispebjerg Hospital

Rehabilitation of fasciitis plantaris

Michael Rathleff, Aalborg Univ

Chair: Prof. Michael Krogsgaard, Bispebjerg Hospital

Sweden

15:15 - 16:15

Symposium: Cardiovascular adaptation to training in women

Vascular function and adaptation to training – the role of menopause

Prof. Michael Nyberg, Univ Copenhagen

Cardiac adaptation to training in women vs men

Prof. Ben Levine, Univ Texas, USA

Chair: Prof. Ylva Hellsten, Univ Copenhagen

Denmark

15:15 - 16:15

Symposium: Anti-inflammatory drugs in sports and exercise

The use of NSAIDs in athletes and its effect on tissue regeneration and health

As. Prof. Abigail Mackey, Univ Copenhagen

Effect of NSAIDs on skeletal muscle adaptation to training

Tommy Lundberg, Karolinska Inst, Sweden

Chair: As. Prof. Thomas Gustafsson, Karolinska Inst, Sweden/ Prof. Jørn Wulff Helge, Univ Copenhagen 

Iceland - Workshops

15:15 - 16:15

Acute injuries on the playing field - how to handle?

Dr. Jesper Petersen, Bispebjerg Hospital

Chair: Prof. Ulrich Fredberg, Silkeborg Sygehus


30 minutes - Coffee break

Norway

16:45 - 18:15

Symposium: Head trauma and concussion

When is it safe to return after head concussion?

Teemu Luoto, Tampere Univ Hospital, Finland

Long-term effects of football related head injuries

Alexander A Tarnutzer, Univ Hospital Zürich, Switzerland

When is it safe to return after head concussion?

Teemu Luoto, Tampere Univ Hospital, Finland

Clinical assessment scale to evaluate acute concussion

Prof. Timo Hänninen, Tampere Univ Hospital, Finland

Chair: Prof. Thor Einar Andersen, Oslo, Norway/ Prof. Peter Magnusson, Bispebjerg Hospital

Sweden

16:45 - 18:15

Symposium: Shoulder problems in overhead sports.

Shoulder injury patterns in overhead sport: The importance of training load

MSc. Merete Møller, Univ Southern, Denmark

Rehabilitation of the injured overhead athlete

As. Prof. Ann Cools, Univ Ghent, Belgium

Athlete‘s shoulder: 5 keys for successful treatment

Knut Beitzel, Univ Munich, Germany

Shoulder prevention and implementation strategies

Prof. Grethe Myklebust, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Oslo Norway

Chair: Prof. Michael Krogsgaard, Bispebjerg Hospital

Denmark

16:45 - 18:15

Symposium: Low back pain – effect of physical training and elite sports

Back pain in adolescents and adults – coupling to level of sports activity

Prof. Niels Wedderkopp, Univ Southern Denmark, Odense

Exercise therapy for low back pain

Prof. Jan Hartvigsen, Univ Southern Denmark

Severe back pain in elite athletes – what is the explanation?

Prof. Frank Mayer, Univ Potsdam, Germany

Chair: Dr. Jens L Olesen, Bispebjerg Hospital/Aalborg

Iceland - Workshops

16:45 - 18:15

Rehabilitation of groin injuries – how to handle in daily practice?

PT Andreas Serner, Qatar

Chair: As. Prof. Kristian Thorborg, Hvidovre Hospital


Sweden

18:15 - 19:30

General assembly DIMS

Denmark

18:15 - 19:30

General assembly DSSF

19:30 - Get together party