Sports Medicine - Chiropractic Doctor

Sports Medicine 110
Ober Test, Extensor Carpi Ulnaris, Femoroacetabular Impingement & Movement Screening

1.0

  • Investigate the anatomical structures strained during the Ober and Modified Ober tests for iliotibial band concerns
  • Evaluate the utility of screening tests for predicting injury risk in athletes
  • Describe the biomechanics associated with the extensor carpi ulnaris and recognize the variety of pathologies that can affect this structure
  • Summarize recommendations for the assessment, diagnosis and management of Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
  • Assess whether expert and novice Functional Movement Screen raters can report the same scores

Thistle, DC

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Sports Medicine 109
Caring for golfers

1.0

  • Describe the biomechanical fundamentals of grip, posture and swing
  • Identify golf injuries and golfers’ problems
  • Develop protocols of rehab, strength training and adjusting for golfers

Smith, DC, PhD

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Sports Medicine 108
Lateral Epicondylosis, Achilles & Patellar Tendonopathy, Management in Athletes

1.0

  • Assess the role for compression and tensile load in typical tendinopathies encountered in clinical practice
  • Outline the relationships between biomechanics, tendon pathology and function in individuals with lateral epicondylosis
  • Synthesize outcomes and potential mechanisms for loading programs to rehabilitate Achilles and patellar tendinopathy
  • Summarize the current state of research literature on tendinopathy
  • Apply current research to the in-season management of athletes with tendinopathy

Thistle, DC

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Sports Medicine 107
Clinical Aspects of Functional Lower Limb Injuries

1.0

  • Discuss current diagnostic tests, risk factors and prognostic factors for Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Identify risk factors for hamstring injury and re-injury
  • Summarize the association between foot type and incidence of a variety of lower extremity injuries
  • Determine if improvements in passive hip ROM and core endurance result in changes in hip and spine motion during the performance of functional movements
  • Indicate which clinical tests have the best accuracy in clinical practice for diagnosing stress fractures

Thistle, DC

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Sports Medicine 106
A head-to-toe look at non-critical, undiagnosed injuries requiring your clinical decisionmaking

4.0

  • Quantify the levels of intensity for manual techniques using the Tolerance, Incremental, Light or Energy Method categories
  • Differentiate the three types of precautions/contraindications.
  • Compare and contrast the short and long-term effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatories, aspirin and acetaminophen.
  • Discuss the ways corticosteroids are administered and the variations of the resultant short and long term drug effects.
  • Breakdown the spinal injuries likely to be sustained due to sports trauma and discuss a basic approach to examination.
  • Examine the common upper extremity fractures and sprains/strains.. Illustrate the traumatic injuries to the knee and ankle and the relative treatments for each.
  • Summarize non-traditional therapies such as prolotherapy.

Born, DC

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$80.00 USD

Sports Medicine 105
Cardiorespiratory fitness: assessment and exercise prescription

1.0

  • Illustrate basic principles of cardiorespiratory exercise
  • Outline health screening and physical fitness testing
  • Create cardiorespiratory and strength training exercise prescriptions

Smith, DC, PhD

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Sports Medicine 103
Golf: fundamentals of the swing and ball flight, golf injuries, injury prevention, shoulder muscles used in the swing

1.0

  • Differentiate the basic fundamentals of the golf swing and ball flight
  • Understand the epidemiology of golf injuries in both professionals and amateurs
  • Discuss the factors that influence injury formation and prevention
  • Learn the shoulder muscles involved in the various phases of the golf swing and apply this knowledge to examination and rehabilitation
  • Learn about the relationship between back pain and elite golf mechanics
  • Determine the spinal and metabolic loading characteristics associated with golf

Smith, DC, PhD

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Sports Medicine 102
Golf: muscles used in the swing, chiropractic's influence, practical swing suggestions, physical conditioning

1.0

  • Identify which trunk muscles are used in the golf swing
  • Review the Chiropractic influence on the golf swing
  • Construct practical swing suggestions for golf patients
  • Discuss fundamental conditioning concepts
  • Prepare physical conditioning to improve club speed

Smith, DC, PhD

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Sports Medicine 101
Golf: overview of injury assessment and rehab, balance, coordination

1.0

  • Develop and overview of Adult Golf Injury Assessment and Rehab
  • Identify the nature of balance and applying balance assessment to golfers
  • Review and Understand the concepts of coordination as applied to golf

Smith, DC, PhD

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