Pain Management - Chiropractic Doctor

Pain 109
Pain management

2.0

  • Gain insight into the different types of pain
  • Differentiate different sources of spinal pain
  • Summarize the societal and clinical challenges of the pain patient
  • Describe the difference between acute and chronic pain
  • Provide an initial appreciation of alternative treatment options
  • Understand the importance of chiropractic principles with the pain patient

Taylor, DC, DABCN, FIACN

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$40.00 USD

Pain 108
Pain Diagrams, Neuropathic Pain & Neuroplasticity, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

1.0

  • Evaluate the test-retest, intra- and inter-examiner reliability of the body pain diagram for determining pain distribution and location for musculoskeletal conditions
  • Summarize the current state of knowledge on neuropathic pain, with focus on how it differs from nociception
  • Review of the current literature regarding the epidemiology, diagnosis and management of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Explore central nervous system neuroplastic adaptations that may contribute to the pathophysiology of chronic conditions
  • Differentiate symptoms and signs of central sensitization, peripheral neuropathic pain and nociceptive pain in patients with low back pain (with or without leg pain)

Thistle, DC

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$20.00 USD

Pain 107
Central Sensitization, Plasticity, Myofascial Pain

1.0

  • Explain the concept of central sensitization and appreciate its relevance in clinical practice
  • Summarize the mechanisms of neural plasticity pertaining to pain perception in the central nervous system
  • Outline how proper training can positively influence neural plasticity in the motor cortex in low back pain patients
  • Highlight key components of motor-skill training that provide the greatest potential in rehabilitation
  • Describe the state of the literature on our knowledge about Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Thistle, DC

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Pain 106
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Pain, inflammation, back pain, fibromyalgia and peripheral neuropathy

1.0

  • Summarize the assessment and diagnosis of pain
  • Lisit and describe 5 common causes of back pain and how to prevent injury
  • Outline the causes of fibromyalgia
  • Illustrate the mechanisms of inflammation and pain
  • Discuss the pain of peripheral neuropathy

Steriti, ND, PhD

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$20.00 USD

Pain 105
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Cancer: pathology, physical activity, nutrition, massage therapy and acupuncture

1.0

  • Outline the nature of and hallmarks of cancer
  • Summarize the relationship between physical activity and cancer
  • Summarize the relationship between nutrition and cancer
  • Summarize the relationship between massage therapy and cancer
  • Summarize the relationship between acupuncture and cancer
  • Summarize the relationship between manual therapy and cancer

Smith, DC, PhD

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$22.00 USD

Pain 104
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Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Pain Management

3.0

  • Extrapolate the use of Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAMS) for Pain Management as it pertains to prevalence of use, safety and cost
  • Discuss the Epidemiology of Pain
  • Assess pain in patients
  • Classify pain by extrapolating the physiology and biochemistry of pain
  • Compare the sensation, attention and behavioral aspects of pain
  • Recognize the anthroposophic concepts of pain
  • Summarize concepts of pain in spiritual healing, homeopathy, naturopathy, osteopathy and traditional Chinese medicine

Powers, DC, DABCN

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$66.00 USD

Pain 103
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Concepts in Chronic Pain Management Part III

1.0

  • List 5 different non-pharmacological modalities
  • Discuss why D phenylalanine is important conceptually in regard to pain
  • Describe what tolerance is as it relates to pain
  • Describe what addiction is as it related to pain
  • Discuss relaxation methods as it relates to pain

Cordas, DO, MPH

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Pain 102
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Concepts in Chronic Pain Management Part II

1.0

  • Discuss the changing concepts of pain relief for chronic pain patients
  • Discuss the newer ideas regarding the use of opioids in pain management
  • Discuss the importance of adjunctive medication in assisting chronic pain cases
  • Describe the concept of PCA
  • Review the different narcotics available
  • Describe the WHO Pain Ladder

Cordas, DO, MPH

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Pain 101
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Concepts in Chronic Pain Management Part I

1.0

  • Define Pain
  • Discuss the basic neurophysiology of pain
  • Discuss what modulates pain
  • Describe the different types of pain.
  • Describe cross talk. Allodynia, hyperpathia and hyperalgesia
  • Define chronic pain
  • Discuss assessment instruments

Cordas, DO, MPH

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$22.00 USD