Geriatrics - Chiropractic Doctor

Geriatrics 107
Clinical Care and Risk of Falls

1.0

  • Review evidence-based recommendations regarding best practices for chiropractic care of older adults
  • Outline the relationship between individual sagittal posture and risk falling in an elderly back pain population
  • Explore the cost impact of utilizing chiropractic in older patients with chronic low back pain and multiple comorbidities
  • Examine the effectiveness of nonpharmacological therapies for dizziness in older people
  • Assess the impact of chiropractic care on measures of sensorimotor function associated with the risk of falls in older adults

Shawn Thistle, DC

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Geriatrics 106
3.0

  • Assess various treatment modalities
  • Implement treatment protocols as found in the latest research
  • Progress patients to incorporate wellness into their lifestyle
  • Perform postural evaluations and discuss clinical significance to the patient
  • Appropriately factor radiographic findings into diagnosis and clinical decision making of the geriatric patient
  • Examine physical findings and set specific and measurable patient treatment goals

Michelle Binkowski, DC

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$60.00 USD

Geriatrics 105
3.0

  • Implement nutrients that promote spinal and joint function to obtain positive clinical outcomes
  • Explain Ph., alkalinity and acidity as it impacts the physiology of the body in regards to healing
  • Categorize toxins in the environment that create clinical presentations of  geriatric patients clinical care
  • Utilize vitamins herbals and supplements to augment patients’ care
  • Factor nutritional aspects of protein, fats and carbs into clinical treatment plans to improve healing
  • Create treatment goals and nutritional plans

Michelle Binkowski, DC

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Geriatrics 104
3.0

Hour 1

  • Describe psychoneuroimmunology and its application to clinical diagnosis of geriatric patients
  • Apply psychoneuroimmunology to activities of daily living

Hour 2

  • Differentiate clinical approaches to managing psychoneuroimmunology
  • Measure clinical treatment outcomes

Hour 3

  • Relate what factors contribute to this field in the elderly patient
  • Incorporate hormonal balancing with nutrition in clinical treatment plans for Chiropractic Patients

Michelle Binkowski, DC

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Geriatrics 103 - 106
12.0

  • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Geriatrics 103 through 106

Michelle Binkowski, DC

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$240.00 USD

Geriatrics 103
3.0

  • Breakdown the biomechanical processes of spinal degeneration
  • Explain the biochemical processes that occur in the geriatric population in 
  • Differentiate between various diagnosis of structural and chemical conditions seen in geriatric patients
  • Analyze the radiological findings and how they influence clinical decisions
  • Explain Syndrome X and how it affects physiology
  • Differentiate trauma and its late effects on the body

Michelle Binkowski, DC

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Geriatrics 102

Mitochondrial Degeneration, Dysfunction and Oxidative Stress


1.0

  • Summarize the concept of mitochondrial degeneration
  • Discuss the free-radical mitochondrial theory of aging and the susceptibility of the brain to oxidative stress
  • Assess the relationship between mitochondrial decay and age-related neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Parkinson's disease (PD)
  • Illustrate the array of mitochondrial nutrients and the various vitamins that may improve mitochondrial function

Dean Smith, DC, PhD

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Geriatrics 101

Exercise Effects on Wound Healing, Balance, Depression, and Anxiety in Older Adults


1.0

  • Summarize the effect of exercise on wound healing in older adults
  • Discuss the relationship between trunk muscle composition and functional capacity
  • Assess the effects of high-intensity strength training on balance
  • Describe a study that examines the reliability and validity of a new steadiness measure
  • Assess the effect of an endurance exercise program on depression, anxiety and quality of life

Dean Smith, DC, PhD

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