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Xray 150 - 153
Course Group includes all Xray Courses numbered 150 thru 153

4.0

Hour 1
  • Examine common orthopedic hardware on plain film and what needs to be reported
  • Explain Xray findings which require Orthopedic referral and the various options
  • Determine when advanced imaging is appropriate and what modality to use
  • Discuss possible complications when finding orthopedic hardware
Hour 2
  • Discuss congestive heart failure: diagnosis, imaging, and treatment
  • Understand the imaging and treatment of multiple myeloma
  • Understand the nature of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, specifically emphysema
  • Evaluate the use of DXA in the diagnosis of osteoporosis
  • Determining appropriate care for patients with osteoarthritis
Hour 3
  • Determining common geriatric conditions that need special consideration in a patient assessment
  • Identifying diabetic foot complications, specifically Charcot's foot
  • Analyzing bone metastasis in the elderly, specifically carcinomas
  • Understanding thoracic and abdominal aorta aneurysms and aorta dissections
  • Explaining pneumonia, specifically community acquired pneumonia, from a clinical perspective
Hour 4
  • Determining the risk factors, diagnostic imaging and pathophysiology of atherosclerosis
  • Assessing patient risk for developing hip fractures
  • Understanding prevention and diagnosis of lung cancer
  • Identifying normal anatomy of the disc and what goes wrong in degenerative disc disease
  • Reviewing common orthopedic hardware found in elderly patients

Osterhouse, DC, DACBR

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Physical Diagnosis 150 - 153
Course Group includes all Physical Diagnosis Courses numbered 150 thru 153

4.0

Hour 1

  • Identify and describe the signs and symptoms hip disorders
  • Synthesize differential diagnosis of hip disorders
  • Outline and analyze the different elements of a hip exam
  • Comprehend the nature of spinal cord and cauda equina injuries and determine their importance in hip disorders
  • Apply knowledge of available hip assessments and evaluate how each can best be utilized

Hour 2

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a neck disorder
  • Differentially diagnose neck disorders
  • Perform the different elements of a neck exam
  • Comprehend the importance of "red flags" in the exam and evaluation of neck complainants
  • Summarize additional neck tests that can be performed and under what conditions to use them

Hour 3

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a shoulder disorder
  • Be able to list differential diagnosis of shoulder disorders
  • Outline the different elements of a shoulder exam
  • Understand the importance of “red flags” in the exam and evaluation of shoulder complainants
  • Be able to summarize additional shoulder tests that can be performed and under what conditions to use them

Hour 4

  • Identify important chest and thorax landmarks in order to perform a lung examination.
  • Summarize the various musculature associated with adult breathing mechanics.
  • Demonstrate the differences between consolidation and effusion lung pathologies.
  • Diagnose common adult lung pathologies with use of a medical history and full physical examination.

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