Physical Diagnosis - Chiropractic Doctor

Physical Diagnosis 164

Complete Orthopedic and Neurological Examination of the Mid-back for the Busy Clinician


1.0

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

Lawson, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 163
Pharmaceutical Pitfalls Considerations for Differential Diagnosis

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  • Quantify the levels of intensity for manual techniques using the Tolerance, Incremental, Light or Energy Method categories when considering the patient’s medications to determine the proper treatment application. 
  • Differentiate the three types of precautions/contraindications (Permanent, Ongoing and Temporary) when categorizing the patient’s current and past medications to assist the clinician in diagnosis and treatment planning.
  • Contrast the permanent nature of corticosteroids, depending upon dosage and delivery method, and how this alters the clinician’s differential diagnosis options and future treatment plans.
  • Compare and contrast the short and long-term effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatories, aspirin and acetaminophen, including specific discussion about the alteration of the patient’s musculoskeletal symptomatology during examination.
  • Discuss the alteration in the clinician’s palpation when the patient is under the influence of muscle relaxants, their half-life, and the necessary changes in treatment while influenced.
  • Interpret the symptomatology of the presenting patient with musculoskeletal symptoms when under the influence of bisphosphonates (and similar), as medications used to treat osteoporosis and osteopenia have significant side effects including hypocalcemia and severe musculoskeletal pain.
  • Determine the necessary pharmaceutical precautions when considering the side effects of medications used to control cholesterol (including statins and PCSK9 inhibitors), specifically those those that may mimic musculoskeletal symptoms during patient examination.
  • Recognize the potential side effects of the 7 most common cardiovascular medication classes that are important to consider in the differential diagnosis of the patient presenting symptoms.
  • Explain the pharmacodynamics of various types of blood pressure medications and detail which require limiting or avoiding the prone position to avoid complications with the clinician’s therapy.
  • Detail the procedure of BoNT injections for musculoskeletal conditions, and clarify the side effects and precautions that are significant to the clinician when determining diagnosis and treatment protocols.

Born, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 162
Shoulder - Adhesive Capsulitis & Cervical Spine Considerations

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  • Outline the current state of the literature on the etiology, diagnosis and management of frozen shoulder
  • Clarify the influence of the spine on shoulder range of motion in middle-aged and elderly patients
  • Assess the utility of three clinical tests evaluating subscapularis muscle function
  • Utilize and integrate a simple clinical test to assist in distinguishing neck from shoulder pain
  • Summarize the recent Clinical Practice Guideline (APTA) regarding the treatment of adhesive capsulitis

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 161
Chiropractic, Orthopedic, and Neurological Examination of the Wrist and Hand for the Busy Clinician

1.0

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a wrist and hand disorder
  • Be able to list appropriate exam procedures for a differential diagnosis of wrist and hand disorders
  • Outline the different elements of a wrist and hand exam
  • Discuss the importance of “red flags” in the exam and evaluation of wrist and hand complaints
  • Be able to summarize additional wrist and hand tests that can be performed and under what conditions to use them

Lawson, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 160
DD of low back pain and prostate patholgies with case studies

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  • Differentially diagnose prostate pathologies in individuals who present to your office with musculoskeletal pain,
  • Differentiate various types of common prostate pathologies
  • Expand understanding of prostate pathophysiology, including hormonal and biochemical implications
  • Identify prostate pathology risk factors
  • Identify the common pre-disposing factors for prostate pathologies that can ultimately mimic musculoskeletal complaints
  • Interpret conventional prostate diagnostic procedures and identify protocols to evaluate and monitor prostate health and/or pathology
  • Hone diagnostic skills by reviewing and analyzing patient case studies, inclusive of history, exam findings, lab test results for patients presenting with musculoskeletal complaints that may have underlying prostate pathologies

Powers, R, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 159
Recurrent Ankle Sprain, Plantarfascitis, Foot Orthoses, Ankle Evaluation

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  • Justify the addition of manipulative therapy to rehabilitation in the management of recurrent ankle sprain with functional instability
  • Compare the effectiveness of plantar fascia-specific stretching to high-load strength training in patients with plantar fasciitis
  • Examine the biomechanical mechanisms that may be involved in the foot-to-low back relationship, and how foot orthoses might be used to manage low back pain
  • Outline the state of current clinical evidence regarding the use of manual therapies in the treatment of lateral ankle sprains
  • Summarize relevant concepts for the diagnosis and management of ankle syndesmosis injuries

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 158
Test for Spinal Dysfunction, Neck Injury and Future Neck Pain, Cervical ROM and Strength

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  • Outline tests of high diagnostic utility for spinal disorders
  • Examine the association between work-related neck injury and future neck pain
  • Breakdown the proposed relationship between neck muscle strength, cervical range of motion and neck pain
  • Summarize recent Clinical Practice Guidelines on the chiropractic treatment of adults with neck pain

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 157
The Heart Exam: Made Simple

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  • Recognize the elements and significance of the jugular venous pulse
  • Know the physiology and sound of S1 and S2
  • Know the physiology and sound of S3 and S4
  • Identify systole and diastole by palpation and listening
  • Describe heart murmurs
  •  Hear and understand the mechanism of two common systolic murmurs

Illes-Rector, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 156
School Enrollment and Sports Pre-participation Physicals

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  • Explain jurisdictional authority over school enrollment and pre-participation physical examinations
  • List the common items required on a school enrollment and pre-participation physical examinations
  • Outline the key components of the health history
  • Identify normal values for vision and hearing acuity
  • Calculate BMI and determine age appropriate percentile ranking
  • Classify physical maturity using the Tanner Scale
  • Assess immunization records for statutory compliance
  • Indicate the difference in the level of detail required in the pre-participation exam versus the school enrollment physical
  • Recognize the classifications of sports based on exertion required and level of contact
  • Describe the process of clearing an athlete to resume training and competition
  • Recognize the risk factors to sudden cardiac death syndrome
  • Determine the association between risk factors and specific sports

Saporito, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 155
The Eye Exam

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  • Define the differences between visual fields and pathways.
  • Recognize the three most common eye conditions and diseases affecting the cranial nerves seen within the chiropractic practice.
  • Diagnose common eye diseases and conditions from a funduscopic examination.
  • Propose management and co-management options for specific common eye conditions.

Illes-Rector, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 154
Temporomandibular Disorders & Headache - Clinical Aspects

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  • Develop a rational clinical approach to evaluating and diagnosing disorders affecting the temporomandibular joint
  • Outline conservative treatment options for temporomandibular joint conditions
  • Appraise and critique the rationale and supporting evidence for utilizing manual therapy in the management of cervicogenic and tension-type headaches
  • Explain the relationship between temporomandibular joint pain and the trigeminal and limbic systems
  • Summarize the current evidence surrounding alternative therapies used in the treatment of primary headache syndromes of childhood

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 153
Adult Lung Examination from Inspection to Auscultation: For Health Care Practitioners

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  • 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.

Illes-Rector, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 152
Chiropractic, Orthopedic, and Neurological Examination of the Shoulder for the Busy Clinician

1.0

  • 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

Lawson, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 151
Chiropractic, Orthopedic and Neurological exam of the cervical spine

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  • 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

Lawson, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 150
Complete Orthopedic and Neurological Examination of the Hip for the Busy Clinician

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  • 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

Lawson, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 149
Chiropractic, Orthopedic, and Neurological Examination of the Elbow for the Busy Clinician

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  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of an elbow disorder
  • List appropriate exam procedures for differential diagnosis of elbow disorders
  • Outline the different elements of a elbow exam
  • Discuss the importance of “red flags” in the exam and evaluation of elbow complaints
  • Summarize additional elbow tests that can be performed and under what conditions to use them

Lawson, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 146 - 159
Course Group includes all Physical Diagnosis Courses numbered 146 thru 159

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  • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Physical Diagnosis 146 through Physical Diagnosis 159

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Physical Diagnosis 146
Ankle and Foot Diagnosis

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  • Compare knee joint biomechanics during running and cutting tasks performed with and without ankle taping
  • Review common and unusual causes of lateral ankle pain
  • Examine the effects of foot orthotics on overpronation and gait
  • Relate the current state of knowledge about the pathogenesis of hallux valgus
  • Apply contemporary knowledge to the assessment, management and prevention of ankle sprains
  • Appraise the relationship between posterior lower limb muscle tightness and plantar fasciitis

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 145
Understanding the Anemia's

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  • Define, describe and categorize anemia’s
  • Summarize the anemia-relevant components on the Complete Blood Count (CBC)
  • Identify and define the anemia’s by interpreting the CBC
  • Correlate with diagnostic findings with the common anemia’s.
  • Recognize the common anemia’s and the major causes

Batungbacal, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 144
The Review of Systems on the Case History

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  • Recognize the importance of the Review of Systems (ROS) as a means to develop a more complete view of the total patient
  • Develop and deploy the ROS in a focused and efficient manner
  • Integrate ROS with other exams and diagnostic tools
  • Leverage the ROS as a means to expand your diagnostic perspective
  • Modify, refine or expand the clinical management of the patient by including information from the ROS

Batungbacal, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 143
Blood Enzymes Simplified

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  • Identify, define and distinguish blood enzymes from other components of the lab report
  • Establish their function/physiology
  • Define the units of measurement
  • Correlate out-of-range values with abnormal states or pathological conditions for diagnosis

Batungbacal, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 142
Lumbar Radiculopathy and Stenosis

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  • Outline the diagnostic accuracy of the clinical examination for identifying the level of lumbar disc herniation
  • Assess the effects of bias due to prior knowledge of lumbar spine MRI findings on perceived diagnostic accuracy of the physical examination for lumbar radiculopathy
  • Update your awareness of the state of the literature on treatment of lumbar disc herniation with associated radiculopathy
  • Summarize current diagnostic processes and management strategies for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Recognize the state of the literature on conservative treatment for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 141
Upper Extremities

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  • Describe coracoid impingement as a mechanism for causing shoulder pain and dysfunction
  • Examine for scapular dyskinesis and correlate your findings with common shoulder pathologies
  • Give examples of biological factors in the pathogenesis of rotator cuff tears
  • Synthesize our current state of knowledge regarding calcific tendinopathy in the rotator cuff
  • Differentiate intrinsic and extrinsic factors that contribute to rotator cuff tendinopathy/impingement

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 140
Non-Coronary Chest Pain, Thoracic Motion Palpation, Hyperkyphosis, TOS

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  • Recognize the potential benefit of chiropractic care for non-coronary acute chest pain
  • Explain a best-evidence approach to managing osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures
  • Justify a new proposed way of evaluating the interexaminer reliability of motion palpation
  • Summarize the state of knowledge on thoracic hyperkyphosis
  • Discuss diagnostic and anatomical considerations regarding Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 139
Complete Orthopedic and Neurological Examination of the Low back for the Busy Clinician

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  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a low back disorder
  • List the differential diagnosis of low back disorders
  • Outline the different elements of a low back examination
  • Identify “red flags” in the examination and evaluation of low back patients
  • Summarize additional low back tests that can be performed and the reasons why to use them

Lawson, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 138
Headaches

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  • Apply exercise strategies in the management of cervicogenic headache
  • Appraise the state of the literature on manual therapy interventions for migraine headache
  • Defend the use of manual treatment of chronic tension-type headaches
  • Recognize potential mechanisms explaining the relationship between stress and tension type headaches
  • Outline clinical considerations for evaluating tension headaches in children

Thistle, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 137
Headaches

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  • Discuss the effects of spinal manipulation on headache
  • Refer for alternative remedies for headaches
  • Evaluate the emotional and mind-body connections as it relates to headaches
  • List 14 different categories of foods that can trigger a Migraine
  • Discover the eastern diagnosis of underlying conditions for headaches, including emotional and spiritual blockages
  • Create a treatment plan for addressing the headache and potential underlying conditions
  • Differentially diagnose underlying conditions related to headache
  • Educate your patients on home remedies for their headaches
  • Examine the economic impact of headaches
  • Discriminate between headache pains and locations
  • Recognize migraine headaches, even when head pain is not present
  • Specify musculoskeletal treatments to reduce or eliminate headache symptoms

Mayfield, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 136 - 145
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Physical Diagnosis 136
Neurotransmitter Testing and Treatment

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  • Describe reasons for including neurotransmitter evaluation in a clinical practice
  • Recognize that common symptom patterns that can occur from neurotransmitter imbalance
  • Defend the use of urinary neurotransmitter evaluation as valid biomarkers
  • Document reasons for neurotransmitter depletion
  • Summarize methods of neuropharmacology intervention
  • Select the appropriate test for symptom pattern Interpret neurotransmitter patterns from test results

Schlenger, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 135
Fibromyalgia - Myths and Realities

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  • Define Fibromyalgia from an allopathic perspective
  • Review historical treatment by traditional medical community
  • Examine current allopathic theories and treatments
  • Review signs and symptoms, demographics and presentation of the fibromyalgia patient
  • Obtain an accurate diagnosis through labwork and history as it pertains to the fibromyalgia patient.
  • Differentially Diagnosis adrenal fatigue, perimenopause, myofascial pain syndrome, chronic fatigue
  • Determine the Labwork needed to evaluate a fibromyalgia patient
  • Discuss the fibromyalgia patient’s point of view of symptoms and treatments
  • Contrast the varying possible diagnoses from the alternative healer viewpoint
  • Explain the Fibromyalgia “personality type”
  • Create a team approach with other practitioners in the treatment of the fibromyalgia patient
  • Determine the appropriate organic treatments that may be needed to treat the fibromyalgia patient including Gluten intolerance, Food allergies, and Supplementation
  • Discuss Musculoskeletal treatments for fibromyalgia patients including Adjustments, Massage, and Prolo therapy
  • Integrate appropriate exercise and home remedies for the fibromyalgia patient including 5 Tibetan Rites, Yoga, Walking, and swimming

Mayfield, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 134
Human Genetics: Testing in the Physicians Office

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  • Define Genetic Testing and name some of the components in the gene that are being examined.
  • List some laboratory techniques used in genetic testing.
  • Name some types of genetic tests and explain the purpose of the tests. 
  • Describe some of the methods of obtaining gene samples for laboratory analysis
  • List some of the limitations and risks for genetic testing
  • Discuss some of the ethical issues in genetic testing

Norris-Schafer, DC, MD

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Physical Diagnosis 133
10 Tests You Can Use In Your Clinic Tomorrow

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  • Utilize Salivary pH readings to determine the need for Fatty Acid Supplementation and dietary modification
  • Discuss Candidiasis with your patient and interpret the results of their home self-test
  • Determine if your patient is best served with a vegetarian lifestyle, and if not, measures you can take to improve their health
  • Interpret the Zinc Tally test for your patient and prescribe a treatment plan that can greatly improve the overall health and longevity of your patient
  • Measure specific blood pressure readings to demonstrate adrenal hypofunction
  • Formulate your treatment plan based upon your results Discover an affordable and simple test for Sick Building Syndrome, Toxic Mold and other toxic loads
  • Rate a patient’s need for calcium and mineral supplementation with the easily-performed Tissue Calcium Test
  • Identify important underlying factors in weight loss or gain with Barne’s Thyroid Test
  • Diagnosis an underlying deficiency that contributes to immune dysfunction, metabolic dysfunction, weight gain, skin rashes and more
  • Quickly determine a definitive need for hydrochloric acid supplementation in every patient with gastric upset

Mayfield, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 132
Keeping up with Inflammation

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  • Detect Intracellular inflammation and its effects on the entire body
  • Define Oxidation and illustrate the importance of quality anti-oxidants
  • Discover affordable tests you can easily run in your office to determine levels of oxidative stress
  • Recall what causes free radicals and discover what resolves the problem
  • Summarize environmental toxins and their realistic effects on the health of your patients, your family and you
  • Show that Insulin resistance is yesterday’s news, now it’s Hormonal resistance Analyze weight loss resistance and how to correct it
  • Analyze lifestyle choices that "pull the trigger" for epigenetics and how to reverse it
  • Describe the new catch-all term: Mitochondrial diseases. Formerly known as “no known cause, no known cure”
  • Summarize Methylation, Methyl donors, and its depletion
  • Examine cell membrane impermeability and its effect on your paradigm of health
  • Determine the role of antioxidants, fatty acids, and vitamin D: what you should use in your clinic now to get people well

Mayfield, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 131
Fibromyalgia: Myths and Realities

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  • Diagnose Fibromyalgia and Discuss the modern research that contradicts older ideas about the syndrome, separating myth from fact
  • Obtain an accurate diagnosis and differentiate from other syndromes
  • Recognize prescription medication side effects
  • Apply appropriate movement and exercise therapy
  • Select the best alternative and holistic treatments and design a treatment plan
  • Treat using integrated care, including physical, emotional and spiritual support as needed

Mayfield, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 130
Natural Treatments and Diagnosis of common Female Disorders

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  • Differentiate between premenstrual disorder, menopause and perimenopause
  • Identify the causes of Estrogen Dominance in the typical patient for patient education
  • Assess hormone levels and diagnosis with saliva and blood spot testing with reputable labs listed
  • Observe recorded changes in actual patient histories with treatments and results
  • Apply products listed by Brand Names to use for treatments, with suggested dosages

Mayfield, DC

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Physical Diagnosis 129
Womens Health

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  • Summarize premenstrual syndrome, its diagnosis, causes and natural therapies
  • Understand premenstrual dysphoric disorder, its diagnosis, causes and natural therapies
  • Outline polycystic ovarian syndrome, its diagnosis, causes and natural therapies
  • Illustrate menopause, its diagnosis, causes and natural therapies
  • Discuss nutritional support for womens health

Steriti, ND, PhD

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Physical Diagnosis 128
Cases in Endocrinology and Metabolic Disease

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  • NOTE: This course contains the same content as Neurology 212e
  • Relate relatively common but sometimes challenging patient cases
  • Explain diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in thyroid disease
  • Give examples of diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in drug toxicity
  • Describe diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in diabetic neuropathy
  • Demonstrate diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in vitamin deficiency

Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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Physical Diagnosis 124
Low Back Injuries & Complaints in the Work Place: Diagnosis and Treatment

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  • List some of the risk factors for low back injuries in the work place
  • List the classes of low back etiologies and describe some of the spinal diseases that may cause low back syndrome exacerbation
  • List some of the protocols for documenting and managing repetitive stress type injuries and low back pain and describe some of the factors to consider when documenting
  • List some of the clinical manifestations of pain
  • Describe some of the orthopedic tests that may be utilized in the examination for low back pain
  • List some treatment options for Low back injuries

Norris-Schafer, DC, MD

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Physical Diagnosis 123
Breast Cancer: Risk Factors, Screening, Assessment & Treatment

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  • Define the classifications of Breast cancer and compare the stage
  • List some of the major risk factors for Breast Cancer
  • List some of the screening techniques for the detection of Breast Cancer
  • Discuss some main options in evaluating breast cancer
  • List some of the treatment options that are available for women with a genetic predisposition for Breast Cancer

Norris-Schafer, DC, MD

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Physical Diagnosis 121
Congestive Heart Failure

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  • Understand the general features of congestive heart failure, a condition which currently affects 4.9 million Americans
  • Determine physical examination and diagnostic imaging findings in patients with congestive heart failure
  • Discuss treatment, including conservative management, for congestive heart failure patients
  • Discuss conditions commonly associated with congestive heart failure

Osterhouse, DC, DACBR

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Physical Diagnosis 120
Diagnosis and Treatment of Asthma

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  • Discuss and list the clinical signs and symptoms of bronchial asthma
  • Review the types of severity and the NHLBI treatment guidelines as applied to the different levels of severity
  • Outline the history of asthma
  • Describe some of the alternative medicine methods utilized in the treatment of asthma

Cordas, DO, MPH

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Physical Diagnosis 119
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Current literature in Diagnostic Imaging and C.A.M. treatments

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  • Understand the use of plain film and advanced imaging for patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Identify conservative treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Discuss supplements relative to alleviating Rheumatoid Arthritis symptoms as well as other treatment additions to the patient's drug regimen
  • Provide an overview of the rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis and traditional treatments

Osterhouse, DC, DACBR

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Physical Diagnosis 115
Case Studies in Physical Diagnosis VII

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  • Develop improved clinical skills in evaluating patients by evaluating case studies
  • Discuss the case presentation of cervical myelopathy
  • Evaluate a patient misdiagnosed as a malingerer
  • Explain how visceral referred pain must be considered when joint pain cannot be reproduced

Powers, DC, DABCN

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Physical Diagnosis 114
Case Studies in Physical Diagnosis VI

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  • Develop improved clinical skills in evaluating patients by evaluating case studies
  • Discuss a case involving vertebral artery dissection following an automobile accident
  • Utilize functional lateral bending xrays to evaluate the cervical spine for signs of injury and instability
  • Evaluate the issue of surgical errors causing spinal pain

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Physical Diagnosis 113
Case Studies in Physical Diagnosis V

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  • Develop improved clinical skills in evaluating patients by evaluating case studies
  • Discuss symptoms associated with irritation of the paraspinal sympathetic chain
  • Diagnose patients using functional lateral bending xrays
  • Use weight bearing xrays to analyze leg length deficiencies
  • Use functional cervical xrays to evaluate cervical trauma

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Physical Diagnosis 112
Case Studies in Physical Diagnosis IV

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  • Develop improved clinical skills in evaluating patients by evaluating case studies
  • Identify aspects of adult tethered cord syndrome
  • Differentiate how a benign neural tumor can mimic spinal mechanical dysfunction
  • Discuss cases of failed spinal surgery
  • Diagnose a patient where headaches are due to an irritation of the sympathetic nervous plexus on the vertebral artery

Powers, DC, DABCN

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Physical Diagnosis 111
Case Studies in Physical Diagnosis III

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  • Develop improved clinical skills in evaluating patients by evaluating case studies
  • Discuss cases where causes of low back pain originated from a fracture and another with cauda equina syndrome
  • Identify key components of tethered cord syndrome

Powers, DC, DABCN

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Physical Diagnosis 110
Case Studies in Physical Diagnosis II

1.0

  • Develop improved clinical skills in evaluating patients with low back pain by evaluating case studies
  • Differentially diagnose low back pain in patients with ewings sarcoma, abdominal aneurysms, disc herniations, spinal stenosis and internal disc derangements
  • Order appropriate diagnostic testing in the differential diagnosis of low back pain

Powers, DC, DABCN

Android Compatible
Case Studies
Iphone/Ipad Compatible

$25.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 109
Case Studies in Physical Diagnosis I

1.0

  • Apply clinical diagnostic skills to evaluate patients with low back pain
  • Differentially diagnose low back pain in patients with intervertebral disc protrusions, carcinoma of the pancreas, seropositive inflammatory neuropathy, sacroiliac joint dysfunction and resorption of disc material
  • Order appropriate diagnostic testing in the differential diagnosis of low back pain

Powers, DC, DABCN

Android Compatible
Case Studies
Iphone/Ipad Compatible

$25.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 108
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

1.0

  • Identify common risk factors and causes for CTS
  • Define tests and examination procedures to diagnose CTS
  • List the common conditions important in the differential diagnosis of CTS
  • Develop a chiropractic treatment plan for CTS

Schwer, DC

Android Compatible
Interactive Dissection
Not Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text
Video Clips

$23.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 107
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome

1.0

  • Identify common causes of shoulder syndrome
  • Understand functional mechanics of the shoulder relative to impingement syndrome
  • Differentially diagnose shoulder impingement from other shoulder conditions
  • Define an appropriate treatment program for impingement syndrome.

Schwer, DC

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$22.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 106
Patellofemoral Syndrome

1.0

  • Identify common causes of patellofemoral syndrome
  • Understand knee mechanics relative to patellofemoral syndrome
  • Differentially diagnose patellofemoral syndrome from other knee conditions
  • Define an appropriate treatment program for patellofemoral syndrome

Schwer, DC

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$22.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 105
Pediatric Research

1.0

  • Construct a list of signs and symptoms relating to Pediatric Meningitis
  • Identify pediatric injuries associated with strollers
  • Review a pediatric case involving a herniated nucleus pulposis
  • Discuss the principles of evaluating common versus rare diagnoses
  • Evaluate pediatric otitis media and possible herbal remedies

Kinsler, DC

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$20.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 103
Shoulder Pathology

1.0

  • Develop an understanding of shoulder anatomy and motion as they pertain to diagnosis and treatment of the injured shoulder
  • Review examination techniques relative to diagnosis of injury in the overhead athlete
  • Review the characteristics and diagnosis of shoulder injuries common to overhead athletes
  • Understand the functional anatomy of joint and the classification of traumatic injuries of the acromioclavicular joint
  • Develop understanding of the mechanisms, examination, diagnosis, radiography and treatment of common acromioclavicular joint injuries

Schwer, DC

Interactive Dissection
Text

$23.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 102
Joint Diagnosis

1.0

  • Construct examination/radiographic criteria for Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Dissect the elbow as it relates to lateral epicondylitis
  • Develop a diagnostic and treatment approach for adhesive capsulitis
  • Review possible causes of Intervertebral Disc Degeneration
  • Create a list of differential diagnoses of foot pain

Schwer, DC

Interactive Dissection
Text

$23.00 USD

Physical Diagnosis 101
Osteoporosis, Fatigue, SLR, Exercise and Fibromyalgia

1.0

  • Establish risk factors and treatment for Osteoporosis
  • Construct differential diagnoses for Fatigue
  • Identify the use of the Active Straight Leg Raise Test
  • Establish risk factors for stroke
  • Diagnose and Treat Fibromyalgia

Kinsler, DC

Android Compatible
Iphone/Ipad Compatible
Text

$20.00 USD