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Arkansas Chiropractic Assistant Education and Continuing Education

 

Arkansas Chiropractic Assistant Education and Continuing Education Requirements: NONE

 

Arkansas Chiropractic Assistants that perform Xrays and are certified through the ACRRT: 6 hours for ACRRT recertification

 

Xrays - CA's may perform Xrays if they meet the following:


17-81-102 E. PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES

2. Chiropractic Aides.

(d) Chiropractic aides must obtain a Radiologic Technology License through the Arkansas Department of Health to perform x-rays. The Consumer-Patient Radiation Health and Safety Act, Act 1071 of 1999, requires that individuals who use radioactive materials or medical equipment emitting or detecting ionizing radiation on human beings for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes, be licensed to do so.

(e) In lieu of obtaining a Radiologic Technology License under subpart (d), chiropractic aides may obtain certification through the American Chiropractic Registry of Radiological Technologists (ACRRT)* program upon successfully completing a course of instruction consisting of didactic classroom hours and examination. The course must be recommended by the Board. ACRRT recertification requires a minimum of 6 hours of continuing education administered by a state or national organization approved by the Board for this purpose.

 


State of Arkansas Chiropractic Assistant Education and Continuing Education Requirements

Arkansas Chiropractic Assistant Continuing Education requirements posted on this page are based upon the most up to date information available. Arkansas Chiropractic Assistant continuing education requirements are subject to change and therefore, Arkansas Chiropractic Assistant licensee's are ultimately responsible for being up to date with the Arkansas Chiropractic Assistant continuing education requirements.

 

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  • Abuse - Child 201
    Child Abuse and Mandatory Reporting

    1.0

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    • Define abuse and neglect
    • Differentiate the various forms of abuse
    • Recognize who are mandatory reporters of abuse
    • Identify the reporting requirements for mandatory reporters
    • Cite resources for obtaining specific state laws and statutes pertaining to child abuse and neglect
    • List signs of abuse and neglect
    • Explain the appropriate history and examination components in cases of suspected abuse and neglect
    • Cite resources for patient education
    • Define Mandatory Reporter and Permissive Reporter
    • Explain the term perpetrator as it pertains to child abuse
    • Explain the reporting requirements of mandatory reporters
    • Differentiate Child Protective Services from General Protective Services
    • List the penalties for failure to report suspected child abuse by mandatory reporters

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Abuse - Child 201a
    1.0

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    • Summarize the types of interviews: Forensic, Diagnostic, Therapeutic
    • Describe who is involved in the interview process
    • Explain the importance of the medical history
    • Identify reasons for non-disclosure of information by the victim
    • Recognize how family dynamics effect disclosure
    • Indicate how the age and developmental status of the child affects the interview process
    • Describe the proper use of open and closed ended questions
    • List components of the medical history
    • Summarize the responsibilities for disclosure of information
    • Identify safety issues related to the disclosure of confidential information

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Abuse - Elder 202

    Elder Abuse and Mandatory Reporting


    1.0

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    • Define abuse and neglect
    • Differentiate the various forms of abuse and neglect
    • Identify the reporting requirements for mandatory reporters
    • Cite resources for obtaining specific state laws and statutes pertaining to elder abuse and neglect
    • Describe the concept of immunity and confidentiality as it relates to elder abuse and neglect
    • List signs of abuse and neglect
    • Explain the appropriate history and examination components in cases of suspected elder abuse and neglect
    • Cite resources for physician, caregiver and patient education

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture 222
    Acupuncture for Foot Disorders - Introduction

    1.0

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    • Develop diagnostic tools and complementary treatment approaches to common foot disorders
    •  Outline a complete approach to treatment from assessment to acupuncture to patient advice
    •  Discover major points and regions used most to achieve better treatment outcomes
    •  Apply palpation and needling concepts to regions affecting/affected by foot disorders
    •  Devise treatment plans specific to patient’s foot complaint

    Scott R Smith, L.OM

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture 223
    Acupuncture for Foot Disorders - Sinus Tarsi Syndrome

    1.0

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    • Develop diagnostic tools and complementary treatment approaches to lateral ankle issues, inversion injuries and sinus tarsi syndrome
    • Discover the association between lateral ankle injuries and sinus tarsi syndrome
    • Outline a complete approach to treatment from assessment to acupuncture to patient advice
    • Gain a better understanding of the distribution, pathology and function of the six leg muscle channels
    • Devise a treatment plan specific to patient’s lateral ankle injury and sinus tarsi syndrome

    Instructor Recommends taking the foundational course "Acupunture 222 - Introduction" prior to taking this course.

    Scott R Smith, L.OM

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture 224
    Acupuncture for Foot Disorders - Capsulitis and Mortons Metatarsalgia

    1.0

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    • Develop diagnostic tools and complementary treatment approaches to Morton’s metatarsalgia, capsulitis and forefoot pain
    • Outline a complete approach to treatment from assessment to acupuncture to patient advice
    • Discover major foot points and regions used most to achieve better treatment outcomes
    • Apply palpation and “grid” needling concepts to regions affecting/affected by Morton’s metatarsalgia, capsulitis and forefoot pain
    • Devise treatment plans specific to patient’s forefoot complaint

    Instructor Recommends taking the foundational course "Acupunture 222 - Introduction" prior to taking this course.

    Scott R Smith, L.OM

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture 225
    Acupuncture for Foot Disorders - Metatarsophalangeal Joint

    1.0

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    • Develop diagnostic tools and complementary treatment approaches to Metatarsophalangeal joint pain, Turf toe and first Metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint issues
    • Outline a complete approach to treatment from assessment to acupuncture to patient advice
    • Discover major foot points and regions used most to achieve better treatment outcomes
    • Apply palpation and traction needling concepts to regions affecting the first metatarsophalangeal joint
    • Devise treatment plans specific to patient’s first metatarsophalangeal joint complaint

    Instructor Recommends taking the foundational course "Acupunture 222 - Introduction" prior to taking this course.

    Scott R Smith, L.OM

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture 226
    Acupuncture for Foot Disorders - Plantar Fascia Disorders

    1.0

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    • Develop diagnostic tools and complementary treatment approaches to heel pain, plantar fasciitis and plantar fascia disorders
    • Outline a complete approach to treatment from assessment to acupuncture to patient advice
    • Discover major points and regions used most to treat plantar fascia disorders
    • Apply palpation and needling concepts to regions affecting/affected by heel pain, plantar fasciitis and plantar fasciopathy
    • Devise treatment plans specific to the patient’s plantar fascia complaint

    Instructor Recommends taking the foundational course "Acupunture 222 - Introduction" prior to taking this course.

    Scott R Smith, L.OM

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture 227
    Acupuncture for Foot Disorders - Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

    1.0

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    • Develop diagnostic tools and complementary treatment approaches to tarsal tunnel syndrome
    • Outline a complete approach to treatment from assessment to acupuncture to patient advice
    • Discover major points and regions used most to treat issues related to the tarsal tunnel of the foot
    • Apply palpation and needling concepts to regions affecting/affected by tarsal tunnel syndrome
    • Devise treatment plans specific to the patient’s medial foot/tarsal tunnel complaint

    Instructor Recommends taking the foundational course "Acupunture 222 - Introduction" prior to taking this course.

    Scott R Smith, L.OM

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture 228
    Acupuncture for Foot Disorders - Achilles Tendinopathy

    1.0

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    • Develop diagnostic tools and complementary treatment approaches to Achilles tendinopathy and related Achiiles tendon issues
    • Outline a complete approach to treatment from assessment to acupuncture to patient advice
    • Discover major points and regions used most to treat Achilles tendon issues
    • Apply palpation and needling concepts to regions affecting/affected by Achilles tendinopathy
    • Devise treatment plans specific to the patient’s Achilles tendon issue

    Instructor Recommends taking the foundational course "Acupunture 222 - Introduction" prior to taking this course.

    Scott R Smith, L.OM

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Acupuncture CA40

    Intro to Acupuncture


    2.0

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    • Discuss the history and philosophy of acupuncture
    • Identify and differentiate the three founders of Chinese Medicine
    • Differentiate the three pillars (three central influences of Chinese thought)
    • Identify the first material used to make acupuncture needles
    • Identify acupunctures struggle to survive and become recognized and accepted
    • Recognize the most influential scripts and texts used in early acupuncture history
    • Discuss the most significant events in acupuncture history from the early 20th century to the present time
    • Discuss acupuncture theory (Yin/Yang, Qi and Five Elements)
    • Differentiate Yin/Zang organs and Yang/Fu organs
    • Differentiate the different types of Qi
    • Identify the Five Elements/Phases
    • Differentiate the four interactions of the Five Elements/Phases
    • Identify the Five Shu (Transporting) Points

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    AIDS 106

    HIV Facts and Information


    1.0

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    • Define HIV
    • Outline HIV epidemiology and symptoms
    • Discuss the effects of HIV on health and wellness
    • Review current facts about the HIV and AIDS epidemic both in the U.S. and worldwide


    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    AIDS 106 - 108
    3.0

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    • Define HIV
    • Outline HIV epidemiology and symptoms
    • Discuss the effects of HIV on health and wellness
    • Review current facts about the HIV and AIDS epidemic both in the U.S. and worldwide
    • Discuss strategies for preventing HIV in the health care workplace
    • Outline universal precautions and additional precautions to prevent transmission of HIV by blood
    • Apply what to do when there has been a possible exposure to HIV infection
    • Define and discuss confidentiality laws covering the medical records of HIV/AIDS patients
    • Define and discuss behavioral interventions for HIV/AIDS patients
    • Outline the screening of HIV-infected persons for HIV transmission risk

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    AIDS 107

    Information for Health Care Workers


    1.0

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    • Discuss strategies for preventing HIV in the health care workplace
    • Outline universal precautions and additional precautions to prevent transmission of HIV by blood
    • Apply what to do when there has been a possible exposure to HIV infection


    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    AIDS 108
    HIV and AIDS Update: Caring for A Person With HIV and AIDS

    1.0

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    • Define and discuss confidentiality laws covering the medical records of HIV/AIDS patients
    • Define and discuss behavioral interventions for HIV/AIDS patients
    • Outline the screening of HIV-infected persons for HIV transmission risk


    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Allergy and Immunology 201
    A Primer of Cells, Signs, Symptoms, Testing, Development, Risk, Protection and Allergens

    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Indicate the immune system’s complexity as it fits into the body’s function
    • Give examples of various Interleukins involved in the immunity
    • List neurotransmitters, and vasoactive dilators
    • Contrast TH1 and TH2 immune cells and apply a working knowledge of their clinical phenotype.

    Hour 2

    • Discuss signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis and current therapy.
    • List the major immune cells responsible for allergic reactions
    • Name the major receptor responsible for IgE sensitization, and what cells it is primarily found on.
    • Summarize the meaning of WAO.
    • List signs and symptoms of a typical allergic response after re-exposure to a sensitized allergen
    • List different methods of allergy testing and critique their strengths and weaknesses.
    • Give an example of a complicating factor that might skew an IgE(total) test result
    • Apply the terms sensitivity and specificity in lab tests
    • Categorize who is at risk of allergic sensitization.

    Hour 3

    • List 1-2 examples of research supporting IgE sensitization prevention.
    • List 1-2 examples of factors which may increase risk of IgE sensitization.
    • Explain the effect of smoking on IgE
    • Have working knowledge of the effect of SO2 on health, and its primary source.
    • Describe how and why it Ragweed is fast becoming worse of a problem throughout the US and worldwide.
    • Indicate a potential sequela of Rhinoconjunctivitis and why it is meaningful to treat
    • Identify and name a treatment backed by clinical evidence for Ragweed allergy and its meaning for natural therapy to be used by non-prescribing practitioners
    • Describe a potential problem with medical Sublingual allergy therapy, and then defend it.
    • Outline the major allergens in Ragweed.
    • Give an example of co-sensitivity
    • Define Pan allergen and give an example

    Grant Shapiro, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Allergy and Immunology 202
    Histamine, Mimicry, Natural Therapy

    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • List the cells where histamine is predominantly found.
    • Describe the role of the Mast Cell.
    • Explain histamine’s function and recall what causes its release.
    • List the Histamine receptor types and where each are each found.
    • Summarize or give examples of symptoms in over activation of histamine receptors.
    • Many of our patients are on OTC Antihistamine medications.  List their effects, positive and negative.

    Hour 2

    • Quote what OAS stands for.
    • Define OAS and describe what happens to those with this problem.
    • Recognize at what age(s) OAS occurs.
    • Memorize, recognize and describe 1-5 OAS examples.
    • Educate your patient on how to deal with OAS.
    • Describe NFkB as a system
    • Describe NFkB’s role in canonical and non-canonical pathways
    • Explain what IκBα is and its potential role in downregulating inflammation

    Hour 3

    • Discuss how specific herbs, nutrients, and Vitamin E work to manage histamine at both a macro and microscopic level.
    • Be able to describe allergic inflammation
    • Discover how NSAIDs are being noted to reduce CNS diseases with inflammation and may help manage allergic disorder(s). 
    • Identify what particular NSAID is naturally occurring and available to us and your patients to help them manage their allergic inflammation.  Calculate its clinical dose and avoid its lethal dose.
    • List various SPMs (Specialized Proresolving Mediators)
    • Describe how SPMs can control IgE production and play a potential role in the treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease.
    • Relate histamine’s role in IBS (Irritable Bowel), name and synthesize the type of 2 known GI receptors involved.

    Grant Shapiro, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 101

    Anterior Cervical Musculature


    1.0

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    • Dissect and identify musculature of the anterior cervical spine.
    • Identify and learn the origin and insertion of specific musculature of the anterior cervical spine.
    • Describe the innervation of specific anterior cervical musculature.
    • Learn the anatomic relationship of anterior cervical spine musculature to other structures.

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 101 - 112
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Anatomy 101 through 112

    Course Group includes all Anatomy Courses numbered 101 thru 112

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 102

    Musculature of the Shoulder


    1.0

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    • To dissect and identify musculature of the shoulder
    • Identify and learn the origin and insertion of specific musculature of the shoulder
    • Construct a list of differential diagnoses for Clinical Shoulder Pathologies
    • Learn the anatomic relationship of shoulder to other structures and correlate them to an MRI

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 103

    Bones and Joints of the Hand


    1.0

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    • Locate and identify the various bones that make up the hand
    • Identify bony landmarks and the parts of the bones that make up the hand
    • Identify various joint structures within the hand
    • View the anatomic relationship of the bones of the hand to other bony and soft tissue structures

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 104

    Musculature of the Hip


    1.0

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    • Dissect and identify musculature, nerve and vascular aspects of the hip
    • Identify and learn the origin and insertion of specific musculature of the hip
    • Describe the innervation of specific hip musculature.
    • Learn the anatomic relationship of hip musculature to other structures and their relationships on the MRI

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 105

    Anatomy of the Elbow


    1.0

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    • Locate skeletal structures and landmarks of the elbow joint.
    • Identify ligamentous and neurovascular anatomy of the elbow complex.
    • Name the origin, insertion and innervation of musculature around the elbow.
    • Assess the relationship of bony and soft tissue structures around the elbow.

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 106

    Osteology, Ligaments, and Prime Movers of the Shoulder


    1.0

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    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the humerus
    • Locate attachments of prime movers of the shoulder joint
    • Identify ligaments of the shoulder joint
    • Identify bursae of the shoulder joint
    • Recognize pathologies associated with shoulder joint anatomy

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 107

    Neurovascular Structures of the Shoulder


    1.0

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    • Locate and identify major nerve structures of the shoulder area
    • Locate and identify arteries of the shoulder area
    • Locate and identify veins of the shoulder area
    • Locate and identify lymphatics of the shoulder area

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 108

    Osteology of the Anterior Aspect of the Knee


    1.0

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    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the tibia
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the patella
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the fibula
    • Correlate bony landmarks of the knee with clinical conditions that affect them

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 109

    Muscle Attachment Sites of the Knee


    1.0

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    • Identify attachment sites of muscles around the knee joint
    • Identify attachment sites of ligaments of the knee joint
    • Identify attachment sites of cartilage of the knee joint
    • Correlate the clinical aspects of the structures identified in this course

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 110

    Ligaments and Menisci of Knee


    1.0

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    • Identify the ligaments that support the knee joint
    • Identify the cartilaginous structures of the knee
    • Correlate clinical conditions of identified knee structures with the anatomy studied
    • Compare and contrast MRI images with the dissection images of the knee

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 111

    Neurovascular Structures of the Knee


    1.0

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    • Locate and identify arteries which supply the area around the knee
    • Locate and identify nerves which supply the area around the knee
    • Locate and identify veins which drain the area around the knee
    • Outline the anatomical course followed by the neurovascular structures as they pass through the area of the knee

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 112

    Muscles of the Knee


    1.0

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    • Locate and identify the muscles act on the knee joint
    • Identify origins and insertions of muscles that act on the knee joint
    • Recognize the peripheral nerves which supply the muscles that act on the knee joint
    • Correlate clinical conditions of the muscles that act on the knee joint with their anatomy

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 113

    Osteology of Anterior Aspect of Foot and Ankle


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the tibia
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the fibula
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the tarsals
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the metatarsals and phalanges

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 113 - 124
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Anatomy 113 to Anatomy 124 

    Course Group includes all Anatomy Courses numbered 113 thru 124

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 114

    Ligaments of the Ankle and Foot


    1.0

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    • Identify the ligaments of the ankle and foot
    • Identify the attachment sites of the ligaments of the ankle and foot
    • Describe the structures supported by the ligaments of the ankle and foot
    • Correlate the anatomy with clinical conditions of the ligaments of the ankle and foot

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 115

    Muscles of the Foot and Ankle


    1.0

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    • Identify muscles of the foot and ankle
    • Locate origin and insertions of the muscles of the foot and ankle
    • Identify the nerve supply of the muscles of the foot and ankle
    • Correlate clinical conditions with the anatomy of the muscles of the foot and ankle

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 116

    Neurovascular Structures of the Foot and Ankle


    1.0

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    • Locate and identify arteries which supply the ankle and foot
    • Locate and identify nerves which supply the ankle and foot
    • Locate and identify veins which drain the ankle and foot
    • Outline the anatomical course followed by the neurovascular structures as they pass through the area of the ankle and foot
    • Correlate clinical conditions of neurovascular structures of the ankle and foot with the anatomy

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 117

    Osteology of the Pelvis


    1.0

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    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the sacrum and coccyx
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the ischium
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the ilium
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the pubis
    • Correlate bony landmarks of the pelvis with clinical conditions that affect them

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 118

    Ligaments and Deep Muscles of the Pelvis


    1.0

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    • Identify ligaments of the pelvis
    • Correlate anatomical relationships of the ligaments of the pelvis
    • Identify deep muscles of the pelvis
    • Locate origin and insertions of the deep muscles of the pelvis
    • Identify the nerve supply and actions of the deep muscles of the pelvis

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 119

    Neurological Structures of the Pelvis


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify nerve structures of the pelvis
    • Locate the anatomical course of the nerves of the pelvis
    • Identify structures supplied by nerves of the pelvis
    • Identify nerve root levels that supply the peripheral nerves of the pelvis

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 120

    Vascular Structures of the Pelvis


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify the arteries and veins of the pelvis
    • Locate the anatomical course of arteries and veins of the pelvis
    • Describe the anatomical areas supplied by the arteries of the pelvis
    • Describe the anatomical areas drained by the veins of the pelvis

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 121

    Osteology of Lumbar Spine


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of a typical lumbar vertebra
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of an atypical lumbar vertebra
    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the sacrum
    • Identify bony attachment sites of selected muscles and ligaments of the lumbar spine

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 122

    Ligaments and Deep Muscles of Lumbar Spine


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify ligaments of the lumbar spine
    • Correlate anatomical relationships of the ligaments of the lumbar spine
    • Identify deep muscles of the lumbar spine
    • Locate origin and insertions of the deep muscles of the lumbar spine
    • Identify the nerve supply and actions of the deep muscles of the lumbar spine

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 123

    Muscles of the Posterior Vertebral Column


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify the muscles of the posterior vertebral column
    • Locate the attachments of the muscles of the posterior vertebral column
    • Describe the actions of the muscles of the posterior vertebral column
    • Identify the nerve supply of the muscles of the posterior vertebral column.

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Interactive Dissection

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Anatomy 124

    Anatomy of the Brainstem and Spinal Cord


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify neural structures of the brain stem and spinal cord
    • Identify structures of the meninges
    • Describe the function of the structures of the brain stem and spinal cord
    • Describe anatomical relationships between structures of the brain stem, spinal cord and meninges

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 125

    Cross Sectional Anatomy and Vascular Supply of Spinal Cord


    1.0

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    • Locate and identify anatomical structures of the spinal cord
    • Locate and identify the columns and tracts of the spinal cord
    • Describe the functions of the columns and tracts of the spinal cord
    • Locate and identify the vascular structures that supply the spinal cord

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 125 - 136
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    Course Group includes all Anatomy Courses numbered 125 thru 136

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 126

    Anatomical Considerations of the Lumbar Plexus


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    • Locate and identify the rami, anterior and posterior divisions of the lumbar plexus
    • Locate and identify the peripheral nerves that arise from the lumbar plexus
    • Recognize anatomical landmarks that surround the lumbar plexus
    • Identify the structures supplied by the nerves of the lumbar plexus

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 127

    Osteology of the Cranium


    1.0

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    • Locate and identify the bones of the cranium
    • Identify anatomical landmarks on the bones of the cranium
    • Identify the sutures of the cranium
    • Describe the structures passing through the foramina of the cranium

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 128

    Deep Muscles of Cranium and Pharynx


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    • Locate and identify the extraoccular muscles
    • Locate and identify deep muscles of the face and pharynx
    • Describe nerve the supply of muscles identified
    • Describe the actions of the muscles identified

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 129

    Intermediate Muscles of Cranium and Pharynx


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    • Locate and identify intermediate muscles of the face and pharynx
    • Describe nerve the supply of muscles identified
    • Describe the actions of the muscles identified
    • Locate origins and insertions of the muscles identified

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 130

    Superficial Muscles of Cranium and Pharynx


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    • Locate and identify superficial muscles of the face and pharynx
    • Describe nerve the supply of muscles identified
    • Describe the actions of the muscles identified
    • Locate origins and insertions of the muscles identified

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 131

    Neurovascular Structures of Face and Head


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    • Identify the arteries that supply the face and head
    • Identify the nerves that supply the face and head
    • Describe the structures innervated by the nerves of face and head
    • Identify the veins that drain the face and head

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 132

    Structures of Orbit and Eye


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    • Locate identify muscles of the eye and orbit
    • Locate and identify blood vessels of the eye and orbit
    • Locate and identify connective tissue structures of the orbit
    • Describe location and innervation of the lacrimal glands

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 133

    Structures of the Orbit: A Superior Axial View


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    • Locate the major anatomical landmarks of the orbit
    • Describe anatomical relationships between structures of the orbit
    • Correlate functions of the structures of the orbit with the anatomy
    • Identify the nerves, muscles and blood vessels of the orbit

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 134

    Internal Structures of the Eyeball


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    • Identify the structures of the interior structures of the eyeball
    • Explain the function of the interior structures of the eyeball
    • Correlate anatomical relationships between interior structures of the eyeball
    • Explain the actions of the extraoccular muscles

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 135

    Anatomy of the Ear


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    • Identify anatomical landmarks of the ossicles of the ear
    • Locate and identify the organs of hearing in the ear
    • Explain the transmission of sound in the ear
    • Locate and identify the organs of balance in the ear

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 136

    Anatomical Considerations of the TMJ


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    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to osteology of the temporomandibular joints
    • Locate and identify the soft tissue structures of the temporomandibular joint
    • Correlate specific muscles with the possible movements of the temporomandibular joint
    • Locate attachment sites of the structures of the temporomandibular joint

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 137
    Wrist and Forearm Surface Anatomy

    1.0

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    • Identify anatomical landmarks pertaining to surface anatomy of the wrist and forearm
    • Locate the surface landmarks of prime movers of the wrist
    • Identify locations where major structures of the wrist may be palpated of the wrist
    • Identify when and where deep structures may be visible at the surface of the wrist and forearm

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Anatomy 225 - 230
    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Anatomy 225 through Anatomy 230

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    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Anatomy 231b

    Trigger Point Therapy: Lower Limb 2


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    • Identify the trigger points for selected muscles in the gluteal region and the anterior and lateral compartment of the hip and thigh
    • Label the primary and secondary referral patterns for the identified trigger points
    • Summarize the differential diagnoses associated with each trigger point in the hip and thigh
    • Indicate the proximal and distal attachments of the selected muscles in the gluteal region and the anterior and lateral compartment of the hip and thigh
    • Describe the action of the selected muscles in the gluteal region and the anterior and lateral compartment of the hip and thigh
    • Recognize when muscles are acting agonistically and antagonistically

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Anatomy 233

    Trigger Point Therapy: Lower Limb 4


    1.0

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    • Identify the trigger points for the selected muscles of the foot
    • Label the primary and secondary referral patterns for the identified trigger points
    • Summarize the differential diagnoses associated with each trigger point in the foot
    • Indicate the proximal and distal attachments of the selected muscles of the foot
    • Describe the action of the selected muscles of the foot
    • Recognize when muscles are acting agonistically and antagonistically

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Anatomy and Terminology CA130

    Anatomy and Terminology for the CA


    2.0

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    • Define common terminology used in the Chiropractic office
    • Identify terminology associated with specific conditions and their treatment
    • Describe locations on the body using appropriate anatomical terminology
    • Describe the four procedures that constitute vital signs
    • Identify normal values for pulse, blood pressure, temperature and respiratory rate in the adult

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Anti Aging Certificate Program
    12.0

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    • Explain basic concepts of health
    • Identify the health spectrum
    • Recognize the various facts associated with aging
    • Determine the difference between sickly aging and normal aging
    • Recognize the various theories of aging
    • Recognize the most common theory of aging
    • Determine the risks associated with being sedentary
    • Identify the effect of exercise on the cardiovascular system
    • Describe how exercise affects cholesterol and cancer
    • Examine the various components of an exercise program
    • Identify which exercises are best for health and longevity
    • Recognize the relationship between exercise and antioxidants
    • Recognize basic concepts of stress
    • Establish how stress and other emotions can cause disease and ill health
    • Determine the relationship between nutrition and stress
    • Differentiate the relationship between various stress reducing techniques
    • Identify how social relationships, religion and prayer can affect health and aging
    • Recognize the negative and positive factors from consuming alcohol
    • Recognize how alcohol affects nutrition
    • Identify how smoking affects health
    • Identify the relationship between nutrition and smoking
    • Recognize the relationship between second hand smoke and nutrition
    • Identify various smoking cessation techniques
    • Identify the role of antioxidants and free radicals
    • Examine the relationship between antioxidants and heart disease
    • Determine the relationship between diet, cancer, and the environment
    • Identify various antioxidants that can affect cancer
    • Describe how caloric restriction affects longevity
    • Explore basic concepts of weight control and obesity
    • Recognize how obesity affects overall health and promotes disease
    • Identify various dietary patterns and habits
    • Determine how diet patterns affect health and promote disease
    • Explore the typical American diet pattern
    • Review the vegetarian diet pattern
    • Analyze the Mediterranean diet pattern and its components
    • Identify why fruits and vegetables are anti-aging foods
    • Determine how fruits and vegetables offer health benefits
    • Select what components of fish have positive effects on health
    • Recognize how fish affects cardiovascular disease and cancer
    • Identify how garlic affects health and inhibits disease
    • Demonstrate the role grains have in health and longevity
    • Explain the basics of fiber and how it can affect health and disease
    • Identify how nuts can positively affect health and decrease disease
    • Recognize how legumes and soy can affect heart disease
    • Relate how legumes and soy can affect cancer
    • Recognize the beneficial components of yogurt
    • Identify how yogurt can affect the immune system
    • Define what prebiotics are and how they affect health
    • Describe how chocolate can promote health and longevity
    • Explore how tea can positively affect health and decrease disease risk
    • Identify what the beneficial components of wine are
    • Determine the how and when of wine consumption
    • Explain basic concepts of water and signs of dehydration
    • List how water affects disease and promotes health
    • Identify who is susceptible to nutrient deficiencies
    • Determine the relationship between a daily multiple vitamin and health
    • Analyze how growth hormone can promote health and possibly slow aging
    • Explain the risk versus benefit of using testosterone and melatonin
    • Recognize the role of DHEA and DHEA-S on health and longevity
    • Identify the main concepts of an anti-aging strategy

    • This course is not available for purchase using discounted prepaid credits
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    • This course includes a 12 hour continuing education program, E-textbook, and a 70+ page Anti Aging Workbook that contains all the forms and instructions to implement an Anti Aging Program along with a one year step by step implementation guide.

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Athletic TIPS Certification Seminar
    Musculoskeletal Injuries, Nutrition, Dehydration and Concussion

    8.0

    $199.00 USD

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    Musculoskeletal

    • Explain the causes behind Musculoskeletal Injuries
    • Compare the minimum/maximum times during the Acute, Repair, and Remodeling Phase of Recovery
    • Summarize protocols for acute inflammation
    • Demonstrate a Kinetic Chain Assessment
    • Explain why indirect cause of injury can be as disabling due to tissue overuse and overload
    • Contrast and compare male vs female most common extremity injuries
    • Contrast the differences between high school, collegiate, and professional athletic injuries
    • Summarize how gold-standard management drives lower injury rates and duration

    Nutrition

    • Develop components of a typical healthy meal plan for athletes
    • Differentiate between healthy and unhealthy food choices in each category of FAT, CHO, PRO
    • Identify problem foods specific to the individual athlete
    • Explain CHO loading and examples of high glycemic index foods
    • Describe meal plan for post-exercise "window of recovery"
    • Describe benefits and sources of branched chain amino acids for athletic recovery
    • Explain purpose of omega 3 fatty acids during recovery phase of athletic activity
    • Define components of female athlete triad
    • List vitamins and minerals required to rebuild bone health in female athlete triad
    • Name ergogenic nutrients acceptable to the World Anti-Doping Agency

    Dehydration

    • Explain difference between dehydration and hyponatremia
    • Recognize early or acute signs and symptoms of dehydration and hyponatremia
    • Discuss benefits of each method of determining hydration status
    • Demonstrate treatment intervention for heat cramps
    • Compare energy drink to sports drink

    Concussion

    • Define and recognize brain concussion, second impact syndrome, and chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
    • Describe frequency of sports concussion and common duration of signs and symptoms.
    • Describe all possible results of head trauma, including second impact syndrome, intracranial hematoma, skull fracture, brain contusion, cervical injury (both mild and dangerous)
    • Differentiate and rule out dangerous results from head trauma.
    • Demonstrate proper exam procedures following head trauma on field.
    • Demonstrate proper exam procedures to clear the cervical spine on field.
    • Perform the SCAT 3 exam and describe how it is to be used both on field and in the office.
    • Describe how and why one performs serial exams after head trauma on field.
    • Describe return to play protocols for concussed athletes.
    • Describe prevention procedures for sports concussion.

    This course provides 8 hours of CE for Relicensure (subject to state approval) AND meets course requirements to become TIPS-Certified.

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    Biomechanics 201

    Introduction to Gait: Pedographs and Gait Analysis


    4.0

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    • Explain the phases of human walking gait
    • Discuss the biomechanical events associated with stance phase of gait
    • Discuss the biomechanical events associated with swing phase of gait
    • Explain biomechanically what is happening during each phase of gait in the foot, ankle, knee and hip
    • Discuss the 3 rockers of the foot and how they apply to the gait cycle
    • Understand the calcaneocuboid locking mechanism and defend it's importance in the stance phase of gait
    • Summarize the ranges of motion of the foot, ankle, knee and hip and their importance in normal gait
    • Explain how stance phase abnormalities would impact the gait cycle
    • Demonstrate competency in obtaining a reproducible Pedograph print
    • Interpret rearfoot, midfoot and forefoot mechanics as seen on a pedograph print
    • Identify and interpret problem areas in a pedograph print
    • Identify stance phase abnormalities on a Pedograph print
    • Extrapolate pathomechanics which would occur rostrally in the kinetic chain during pathomechanics occurring in the gait cycle
    • Evaluate the impact of gait abnormalities on human locomotion

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 201 - 216
    21.0

    $420.00 USD

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    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 202

    Foot Function and the Effects on the Core and Body Dynamics


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    • Describe how the motor and sensory homunculus relate to the foot and are integral to training and rehabilitation
    • Discuss the 3 rockers of the foot
    • Give examples of problems that result from a loss of the 3 rockers of the foot
    • Explain the concept of pelvis neutrality and its effect on training
    • Describe and examine the tripod of the foot
    • Breakdown most movement into 2 basic rules or tenets
    • Give examples of the problems which can arise if the 2 basic rules or tenets of movement are not followed
    • Discuss the clinical consequences of loss of the medial and lateral tripods of the foot

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 203

    Gait Analysis: Normal and Abnormal Gait and Factors Affecting Them


    3.0

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    • Discuss the normal walking gait cycle
    • Apply the biomechanics of the pelvis and lower kinetic chain during walking to clinical practice
    • Predict and discuss problems and clinical strategies that can arise from altered lower extremity biomechanics
    • Apply visual analysis skills
    • Evaluate case studies in gait analysis
    • Clinically apply solutions for gait abnormalities

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 204

    Shoe Selection and the Effect and Impact on Gait


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    • Describe and identify how the parts of a running shoe affect running biomechanics
    • Compare and contrast different shoe constructions to the biomechanical needs of an individual
    • Determine the appropriate last shape for different foot types
    • Discuss the biomechanical consequences of improper vs. proper selection of last types
    • Predict which features in a shoe are necessary to correct faulty gait patterns

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 205

    Barefoot Running and Gait: What You Need To Know


    1.0

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    • Explore barefoot running from a position of biomechanical efficiency
    • Contrast the differences in shod vs unshod running
    • Predict problems that can arise from shod and barefoot running
    • Apply visual analysis skills to barefoot running technique
    • Describe how to introduce barefoot running to your patient population

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 206

    A Case Study in Gait Analysis


    1.0

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    • Discuss the salient points of conducting a visual gait analysis
    • Review the gait cycle and associated kinetics and kinematics
    • Discuss step length, stride length and how they are affected in a case of a person with posterior compartment weakness
    • Review the biomechanics associated with heel rise
    • Propose rehabilitation strategies for specific cases that were reviewed

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 207

    A Case Study in Gait Analysis: Focus on Torsions and Versions


    1.0

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    • Discuss the pitfall of video assessment of gait cases
    • Review the gait cycle with respect to stance phase abnormalities in a gait case
    • Differentiate between step length and stride length
    • Review heel rise and the windlass mechanism
    • Discuss the function of the long flexors of the toes in gait
    • Evaluate pelvic posturing as it relate to a gait case
    • Discuss the gait pathomechanics that result from a herniated disc

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 208

    Case Studies in Gait Analysis: Challenges to the Knee During Gait


    1.0

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    • Review the pertinent anatomy of the knee
    • Review the kinematics and kinetics of knee function during the gait cycle
    • View and discuss case studies involving knee function
    • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from the gait abnormalities presented
    • Propose remedies for the gait abnormalities seen

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 209

    Focus on the Hip


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    • Review the pertinent anatomy of the hip
    • Review the kinematics and kinetics of hip function during the gait cycle
    • View and discuss case studies involving hip function and common clinical scenarios
    • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from the gait abnormalities presented
    • Propose remedies for the gait abnormalities seen

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 210

    Running vs. Walking - Key Differences in Gait Analysis


    1.0

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    • Review the walking gait cycle
    • Review the running gait cycle
    • Identify the key differences between walking and running gait
    • Review the kinematics and kinetic differences between walking and running gait
    • View case studies involving different walking and running gait styles
    • Predict pathomechanics that may arise from gait abnormalities presented

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 211

    Case Studies in Gait Analysis: Focus on the Short Leg


    1.0

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    • Review anatomical vs functional short leg
    • Review the kinematics and kinetics of the short leg during the gait cycle
    • View and discuss case studies looking at functional and anatomical short legs
    • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from a short leg
    • Propose remedies for the gait abnormalities seen

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 211 - 222
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Biomechanics 211 through Biomechanics 222

    Course Group includes all Biomechanics Courses numbered 211 thru 222

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 212

    Case Studies in Gait Analysis: The Rearfoot


    1.0

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    • Review fore foot to rearfoot relationships
    • Review the different rear foot types
    • Review the kinematics and kinetics of rear foot function during the gait cycle
    • View and discuss case studies involving different rear foot types
    • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from gait abnormalities presented
    • Propose remedies for the gait abnormalities seen

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 213

    A Closer Look at Gait Analysis


    1.0

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    • Breakdown the gait cycle into its component parts
    • Recognize some less common gait abnormalities seen in gait analysis
    • Assess actions of the lower kinetic chain during gait
    • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from gait abnormalities presented

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 214

    A Closer Look at Foot Types


    1.0

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    • Review how to determine foot type
    • Describe and identify the five common foot types
    • Explain how foot type effects gait biomechanics
    • Compare and contrast different clinical examples of each foot type
    • Discuss some treatments that can be utilized when a client presents with a particular foot type

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 215

    Pedograph Use and Interpretation


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    • Briefly describe the history of the pedograph
    • Compare pedographs with other technologies available for foot imprinting
    • Explain how to obtain a reproducible pedograph
    • Discuss pedograph interpretation and what it means clinically

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 216

    Focus on The Forefoot


    1.0

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    • Review the pertinent anatomy of the foot
    • Review the kinematics and kinetics of foot function during the gait cycle
    • View and discuss case studies involving foot function and common pathomechanics
    • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from the gait abnormalities presented
    • Propose remedies for the gait abnormalities seen

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 217
    The Problematic Crossover Gait

    1.0

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    • Define the crossover gait
    • Visually identify the crossover gait
    • Explain the biomechanical elements of the crossover gait
    • Analyze the cross over gait
    • Give examples of the cross over gait
    • Integrate your knowledge of the cross over gait to formulate an appropriate treatment plan
    • Outline some common exercises for cross over gait remediation

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 218

    A Closer Look at Arm Swing in Gait


    1.0

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    • Examine how arm swing correlates and integrates with the gait cycle
    • Visually identify arm swing
    • Explain the biomechanical elements of arm swing
    • Analyze arm swing
    • Give examples of normal and abnormal arm swing
    • Integrate your knowledge of arm swing to formulate an appropriate treatment plan

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 219

    The Biomechanics of Running Relative to Shoe Choice


    1.0

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    • Define minimal vs. neutral vs. guidance vs. motion control shoes
    • Contrast minimal vs. neutral vs. guidance vs. motion control shoes
    • Discuss current shoe trends
    • Discuss ramp delta and its implications in shoes and shoe fit

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 220

    Common Cycling Injuries Related to Bike Fit


    1.0

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    • Review the injuries associated with an improperly fitting bike frame and how to properly size a frame to a person
    • Discuss how cleat position can lead to biomechanical problems and injuries related to power loss.
    • Demonstrate how to properly place cleats on shoes to avoid injury and increase power transfer
    • Discuss injuries that stem from inappropriate seat height, saddle for and aft position and handlebar reach and explain how to determine appropriate seat height, fore and aft saddle position and handlebar reach.

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 221

    Static Assessment and the Glass Pedograph


    1.0

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    • Review static postural foot assessment as it relates to a case study
    • Describe muscular compensations that may occur as the result leg length differences
    • Compare muscular action vectors and their changes with aberrant foot mechanics
    • Discuss the concept of flexor dominance and how it relates to the long flexors of the toes

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 222

    Advanced Case Studies in Gait Analysis: Focus on Neurological Disorders


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Discuss the gait cycle and gait cycle biomechanics
    • Discuss Tetrasomy 18 and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy etiologies
    • Discuss Tetrasomy 18 and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy gait abnormalities
    • Propose rehabilitation strategies for abnormalities commonly seen in many neurological disorders

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 222 - 225
    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    Hour 1
    • Discuss the gait cycle and gait cycle biomechanics
    • Discuss Tetrasomy 18 and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy etiologies
    • Discuss Tetrasomy 18 and Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy gait abnormalities
    • Propose rehabilitation strategies for abnormalities commonly seen in many neurological disorders
    Hour 2
    • Review the anatomical and functional causes of  leg length discrepancies
    • Review the kinematics and kinetics of leg length discrepancies during the gait cycle.
    • View and discuss several new case studies looking at anatomical leg length discrepancies and the impact of compensations to accommodate the fixed changes. 
    • Discuss examination procedures to facilitate understanding of the pathomechanics resulting from a leg length discrepancy. 
    • Propose intrinsic and extrinsic remedies for the gait abnormalities seen.
    Hour 3
    • Provide an overview of orthotic therapy
    • Review orthotic casting processes and contrast differences and potential pitfalls in them
    • Discuss common problems arising from orthotic prescription (blisters, pain during use, pressure spots, etc)
    • Propose mechanisms for why problems occur biomechanically
    • Present remedies for common problems that arise
    Hour 4
    • Discuss retraining CNS sensory and motor patterns
    • Present several key concepts in visual gait analysis
    • Introduce lesser known anatomical points of interest in the sacroiliac joint
    • Discuss some rehabilitation strategies for the sacroiliac joint

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 223

    New Case Studies of Fixed Leg Length Discrepancies and the Compounding Biomechanical Compensations that Produce Pain


    1.0

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    • Review the anatomical and functional causes of  leg length discrepancies
    • Review the kinematics and kinetics of leg length discrepancies during the gait cycle.
    • View and discuss several new case studies looking at anatomical leg length discrepancies and the impact of compensations to accommodate the fixed changes. 
    • Discuss examination procedures to facilitate understanding of the pathomechanics resulting from a leg length discrepancy. 
    • Propose intrinsic and extrinsic remedies for the gait abnormalities seen.

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 224

    How to Address Common Problems Associated With Prescribing Orthotics


    1.0

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    • Provide an overview of orthotic therapy
    • Review orthotic casting processes and contrast differences and potential pitfalls in them
    • Discuss common problems arising from orthotic prescription (blisters, pain during use, pressure spots, etc)
    • Propose mechanisms for why problems occur biomechanically
    • Present remedies for common problems that arise

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 225

    Current Concepts in Gait and Rehabilitation


    1.0

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    • Discuss retraining CNS sensory and motor patterns
    • Present several key concepts in visual gait analysis
    • Introduce lesser known anatomical points of interest in the sacroiliac joint
    • Discuss some rehabilitation strategies for the sacroiliac joint

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 225 - 228
    4.0

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    • Discuss retraining CNS sensory and motor patterns
    • Present several key concepts in visual gait analysis
    • Introduce lesser known anatomical points of interest in the sacroiliac joint
    • Discuss some rehabilitation strategies for the sacroiliac joint
    • Discuss the ideal kinetics and kinematics of the walking gait cycle
    • Present the normal lower extremity parameters/ontogeny surrounding the requisites for gait
    • Explore the impact of lower extremity torsions on foot progression angle
    • Highlight the differences between tibial and femoral leg length discrepancies
    • View video examples of different aspects of gait
    • Review the mechanics of the bridge exercise
    • Discuss the current indexed literature surrounding the bridge exercise
    • Describe potential pitfalls in performing and prescribing the bridge exercise
    • Point out the differences of maintaining a "neutral spine" versus an increased or decreased lumbar lordosis
    • Identify potential ways to correct faulty mechanics and optimize performance of the bridge exercise
    • describe a new, novel test to diagnose gluteus medius tears
    • explain the various functions of the gluteus maximus and medius
    • explore the effects of a resistance band around the knees on the gluteus maximus, quadricep and valgus angles on the knees during a back barbell squat
    • contrast gluteus medius resistance and rehabilitation exercises with respect to maximal recruitment
    • discuss electromyographic activity in the gluteus medius, gluteus maximus, biceps femoris, vastus lateralis, vastus medialis and rectus femoris during the Monopodal Squat, Forward Lunge and Lateral Step-Up exercises

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 226

    Gait Analysis


    1.0

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    • Discuss the ideal kinetics and kinematics of the walking gait cycle
    • Present the normal lower extremity parameters/ontogeny surrounding the requisites for gait
    • Explore the impact of lower extremity torsions on foot progression angle
    • Highlight the differences between tibial and femoral leg length discrepancies
    • View video examples of different aspects of gait

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 227
    Building a Better bridge: A critical look at the bridging exercise

    1.0

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    • Review the mechanics of the bridge exercise
    • Discuss the current indexed literature surrounding the bridge exercise
    • Describe potential pitfalls in performing and prescribing the bridge exercise
    • Point out the differences of maintaining a "neutral spine" versus an increased or decreased lumbar lordosis
    • Identify potential ways to correct faulty mechanics and optimize performance of the bridge exercise


    The bridge exercise has been a staple amongst conditions seeking to rehabilitate everything from lower back pain to gait abnormalities. Traditionally, this is predominantly a gluteus maximus exercise however we often find that it is dominated by the hamstrings. This presentation goes through the recent research surrounding this exercise as well as ways to optimize its efficacy and clinical utility.



    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

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    Biomechanics 228
    Understanding the Glutes: A Literature Update

    1.0

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    • describe a new, novel test to diagnose gluteus medius tears
    • explain the various functions of the gluteus maximus and medius
    • explore the effects of a resistance band around the knees on the gluteus maximus, quadricep and valgus angles on the knees during a back barbell squat
    • contrast gluteus medius resistance and rehabilitation exercises with respect to maximal recruitment
    • discuss electromyographic activity in the gluteus medius, gluteus maximus, biceps femoris, vastus lateralis, vastus medialis and rectus femoris during the Monopodal Squat, Forward Lunge and Lateral Step-Up exercises.

    This presentation covers some of the prominent current research on the gluteal muscles expanding on the anatomy, physiology, neurology, bio and neuromechanics of this fascinating muscle group.

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 229
    Sandals, Flip Flops and Open Back Footwear and their Biomechanics effects

    1.0

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    • Review ideal walking gait biomechanics
    • Discuss the current indexed literature surrounding sandals and open back footwear relative to musculoskeletal symptoms
    • Describe pathomechanics associated with wearing flip flops and open back footwear
    • Contrast the ideal gait cycle with the gait cycle while wearing flip flops, sandals and open back footwear
    • Identify potential ways to correct faulty mechanics associated with wearing open back footwear


    Ever wonder if “flip flops” are bad for you? How about open back shoes? With the prevalence of sandal and open back footwear use, we thought it appropriate to talk about the biomechanics and potential pitfalls of this type of footwear. In this preservation we examine the biomechanics, pathomechanics literature and potential sequelae of sandals and open back shoes.



    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Biomechanics 230
    Gait - Split Treadmill

    1.0

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    • Review ideal walking gait biomechanics
    • Discuss the indexed literature surrounding movement patterns, gait remodeling and therapeutic uses of a split treadmill
    • Rehab gait movement patterns
    • Develop a deeper understanding of arm swing, leg swing, and interlimb timing and coordination.

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Biomechanics 231
    Advanced Concepts in Gait

    1.0

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    • Identify ideal walking gait biomechanics
    • Discuss the indexed literature surrounding movement patterns, gait impairments and compensations.
    • Analyze arm swing, leg swing, and interlimb timing and coordination.
    • Interpret local foot biomechanics and compensations.

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 232
    Advanced Case Studies in Gait Analysis: Putting it All Together

    1.0

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    • Review the gait cycle and gait cycle biomechanics
    • View and discuss case studies of gait pathologies
    • Assess actions of the lower kinetic chain during gait
    • Predict pathomechanics that will arise from gait abnormalities presented
    • Propose remedies and rehabilitation strategies for the gait abnormalities seen

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Biomechanics 233
    The 3 Cardinal Planes of Loading: Power Leaks, Compensations and Load Adaptations

    2.0

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    Hour 1

    • Identify some common gait abnormalities seen in gait analysis and develop mental strategies in evaluating the 3 cardinal planes of motion and potential failures in the loading of these planes.
    • Categorize the Fast and Slow phases of an imbalance asymmetrical gait and define rehabilitation strategies to remedy the gait pathology.
    • Develop a conceptual overview of how step length and stride length change in a limping gait.
    • Breakdown portions of the gait cycle into its component parts, including compensation patterns
    • Conceptualize the gait changes oriented around a hallux (great toe) amputation and learn to predict gait compensations off of a fixed anatomic anomaly.
    • Describe arm swing and how it plays out in gait, particularly asymmetrical, and develop some treatment concepts in addressing this asymmetry.

    Hour 2

    • Discuss the critical function of the deep neck flexors and transverse abdominus, and how they related to gait, especially the running athlete.
    • Identify the 3 compartments of the thoracolumbar fascia and translate them into gait concepts and treatment concepts.
    • Develop treatment concepts in addressing this asymmetry and define in-phase and out-of-phase arm and leg swing assimilation
    • Discuss on a surface level the concepts of speed in gait, and how to adjust the speed of one's gait to break down gait components that might lead to better treatment directions.
    • Describe central pattern generators and relate to arm swing on a neurologic level.
    • Recognize some common gait abnormalities seen in gait analysis such as arm swing, step length, the cross over gait, and develop mental strategies in evaluating the 3 cardinal planes of motion and potential failures in the loading of these planes when it comes to these gait parameters.

    The purpose of this broad ranging 2 part , 2 hour video course is to expose the student to some broad, yet deeply reaching concepts on how the body moves,  loads, compensates and strategizes when there is weakness, immature sensory-motor patterns, injury,  and asymmetries in the body.   Visual cases and video will be used to discuss these topics. Though a broad lecture, it will require some basics of gait  phases and principles to fully grasp the depth of the topics discussed. Please consider first taking our basics of gait classes prior to delving into this complex lecture.

    Ivo Waerlop/Shawn Allen, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Boundary Training 101
    Gender Roles and Traits

    1.0

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    • Discuss the concept of Gender as it relates to society, language and culture
    • Identify Gender roles in Western Society
    • Recognize innate gender traits in males and females
    • Summarize socially imposed gender traits


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Boundary Training 101 - 112
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • This includes all courses with the educational objectives listed from Boundary Training 101 through Boundary Training 112

    Course Group includes all Boundary Training Courses numbered 101 thru 112

    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 102
    Gender, Power and the Doctor Patient Relationship

    1.0

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    • Identify aspects of male and female psychological development
    • Relate basic concepts of Gender and Power
    • List female and male leadership factors
    • Discuss gender and the Doctor/Patient relationship
    • Identify the ways which gender affects the Doctor/Patient relationship


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 103
    Sexuality and the Doctor Patient Relationship

    1.0

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    • Describe what accounts for the differences, in practice style and patient care, between males and females healthcare providers
    • Define differing sexualities in western culture
    • Review sexuality as it relates to the Doctor/Patient relationship
    • Identify misconceptions in personal definitions of male, female, power and sexuality
    • Recognize when Power is misused and becomes a threat


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 104

    Touch and the Doctor Patient Relationship


    1.0

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    • Define Touch as it relates to perception, gender and culture
    • Discuss the giving up of power as it relates to patients and touch
    • Recognize the perception, intention, and uses of touch
    • Perform an analysis of individual conceptions of gender and sexuality


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 105
    Practical Applications Gender, Sexuality, Touch, Harassment and Sexual Misconduct

    1.0

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    • Perform an exercise to identify personal concepts of touch
    • Create practical applications for healthcare practitioners with regard to gender, touch, and sexuality
    • Define sexual misconduct
    • Recognize the difference between sexual misconduct and sexual harassment
    • Critique different models of misconduct


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 106
    Examples and Common Fears About Sexual Misconduct; Caring for the Abused Patient

    1.0

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    • Describe how misconduct occurs
    • Distinguish between different types of offenders
    • Give examples of case studies in sexual misconduct
    • Identify common fears and misconceptions of sexual misconduct
    • Specify important concepts of treated a patient who has a history of abuse


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 107

    Consent, Power Issues, Adherence vs.Compliance, Risk Levels One Faces as A Healthcare Provider


    1.0

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    • Define professional boundaries and relate the issue of consent
    • Describe the three types of power, the three patterns of power, and how power is used
    • Discuss the differences between adherence vs. compliance and transference vs. countertransference
    • Identify anatomical risk levels for touch


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Boundary Training 108
    Safe Touch Guidelines and Strategies For Safe Touching

    1.0

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    • Develop safe touch guidelines
    • Create a set of office based interventions and patient based interventions in the development of safe practice strategies
    • Define educational interventions for safe practice strategies
    • Define the basics of the supervision for a safe practice strategy


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 109
    Safe Practice Analysis; Risk Factor Analysis - Self Assessments

    1.0

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    • Develop and outline for safe practice analysis
    • Perform a risk factor analysis
    • Execute a healthcare provider questionnaire
    • Create a staff evaluation to implement at the office


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 110
    Buddy and Supervisor Evaluations

    1.0

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    • Develop and implement a buddy/supervisor evaluation of the healthcare provider and staff
    • Develop and implement a patient evaluation of the healthcare provider and staff
    • Create a system of analysis for the buddy/supervisor, healthcare provider, staff and patient evaluations


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Boundary Training 111

    Making Necessary Changes in One's Office/Practice; Diffusing Attractions


    1.0

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    • Develop a plan for change based on the risk factor analysis (RFA) and practice evaluation questionnaires
    • Identify areas of improvement for touch, consent, communication and respect
    • Address concerns raised by staff and patients
    • Discuss ways to defuse attraction


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Boundary Training 112
    Dealing with Attractions; Creating A Safe Practice

    1.0

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    • Develop guidelines of dealing with a patient who is attracted to you
    • Develop guidelines of dealing with feeling an attraction
    • Discuss the six factors for a safe practice
    • Describe the new partnership between healthcare providers and patients


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Boundary Training 113

    Issues of Sexual Misconduct and Gender Sensitivity


    2.0

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    • Define and discuss professional boundaries
    • Define and discuss sexual misconduct
    • Sensitize The D.C. To Issues Relating to Sexual Interaction With The Patient
    • Discuss the problem of sexual misconduct, either real or perceived
    • Define and discuss specific examination procedures
    • Provide methods for recording examinations and incidents
    • Discuss case of alleged sexual misconduct
    • Discuss strategies to avoid misunderstandings that may lead to charges of sexual misconduct

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Boundary Training 117
    Professional Boundaries in the Disbility Commnity

    1.0

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    • Recognize disability in your practice.  Today one in five Americans has a disability and this percent will continue to increase because of medical advances and the aging of our population.
    • Become familiar with the range of disabilities including those involving mobility, hearing, speech, vision as well as the wide range of non-apparent disabilities.
    • Integrate the course's Seven Themes for Setting Appropriate Boundaries with the Disability Community into your everyday practice.
    • Avoid limiting beliefs about what people with disability can or cannot do.  Today people with disability have access to technological and other adaptive techniques that make full inclusion possible.
    • Gain disability competence through skillful navigation of physical boundaries as well as psychological, emotional and social boundaries.


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    Boundary Training 118
    Culture and Needs of Different Disabilities the Journey Toward Inclusion: Language, Law, Technology Medicine

    1.0

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    • Appreciate how your patients with disability have learned to adapt so you can work with their adaptive techniques and compensatory skills.
    • Integrate do’s and don’ts about how to respond to specific disabilities.
    • Surface – and learn to overcome – your hidden prejudices and stereotypes.
    • Recognize how non-apparent disabilities can impact effective communication, compliance and other important health care outcomes.
    • Familiarize yourself with legislative and technological breakthroughs that can support your patients during healing and recovery.


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    Boundary Training 119

    Inclusive Employment in the Growing Health Care Sector Creating an Inclusive Environment Anxiety, Pity and Other Uncomfortable Feelings


    1.0

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    • Recognize the barriers that people with disability face in securing employment and aim to dismantle those barriers whenever you can.
    • Become familiar with specific workplace accommodations for employees with disability.  These can be easy to execute and inexpensive.
    • Commit to making your own workplace more inclusive by adopting simple changes to aid employees as well as patients.
    • Accept your own uncomfortable feelings about disability in order to move beyond their grip.


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    Boundary Training 120
    Boundaries for Health Care Providers - Part 1

    1.0

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    • Identify the purpose of professional boundaries
    • Differentiate between boundary violations and boundary crossings
    • Identify the various factors related to dual relationships
    • Identify issues related to bartering, gifts and boundaries

    Kathleen Boland, PhD, LCSW, ACSW

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    Boundary Training 121
    Boundaries for Health Care Providers - Part 2

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    • Recognize the challenges of social networking and boundaries
    • Evaluate issues specific to boundaries
    • Clarify guidelines for maintaining professional boundaries
    • Reflect on the maintenance of professional boundaries

    Kathleen Boland, PhD, LCSW, ACSW

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    Breathing Essentials 201

    Mechanics of the Region: Biomechanics of the Cervical, Thoracic/Thorax and Shoulder Girdle


    1.0

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    • Describe the biomechanics of rotation of a thoracic ring at the levels T1-T7.
    • Describe the biomechanics of the Cervical spine, Thoracic spine, ribs, clavicle and manubrium with elevation of the right or left shoulder.
    • Describe the biomechanics of flexion and extension at the Costotransverse joint at T9.
    • Describe the differences in motion of the mobile segments between T3 -T7 with side flexion occurring first in the Thoracic spine.


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Breathing Essentials 201 - 207
    9.0

    $180.00 USD

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    Course Group includes all Breathing Essentials Courses numbered 201 through 207

    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Breathing Essentials 202

    Function of Respiration


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    • Describe the physiology of breathing and how altered pH can affect the body.
    • Describe two functions of the diaphragm.
    • Identify limited chest expansion and Bradcliff angles and ski jumps
    • Identify limited lateral costal breathing and how to facilitate normal lateral costal breathing


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Breathing Essentials 203

    Altered Breathing Patterns and Their Consequences


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    • Describe how altered breathing patterns can alter pH and how this can affect the body.
    • Describe the autonomic nervous system and function.
    • Name three physiological consequences of respiratory alkalosis.
    • Describe suboptimal breathing patterns and their effect on the cervical spine and chronic pain.


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Breathing Essentials 204

    Sleep Apnea


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    • Name and describe the different types of sleep apnea.
    • Describe the three levels of Apnea-hypopnea index AHI.
    • List five symptoms of sleep apnea.
    • List two treatments for sleep apnea.


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Breathing Essentials 205

    Athletic Performance


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    • Describe the physiological response of aerobic exercise on the respiratory system.
    • Describe the effect of running on the viscera and the diaphragm.
    • Describe the response to inspiratory muscle fatigue on the body.
    • List one device than may increase endurance of the respiratory muscles.


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Breathing Essentials 206

    Diaphragm in Critical Care


    1.0

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    • Describe the anatomical structure of the diaphragm including innervation and blood supply.
    • List four causes that may damage the innervation to the diaphragm and effect normal function.
    • Describe the factors involved in Intensive Care Unit Acquired Weakness.
    • Be able to describe the pros and cons of early mobilization in the ICU.


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Certified Chiropractic Clinical Assistant Course
    24.0

    $349.00 USD

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    • Summarize the history of Chiropractic
    • Describe the basics of Chiropractic Philosophy
    • Explain Chiropractic, Adaptation and Innate Intelligence
    • Describe how Chiropractic is built upon the basic sciences of anatomy (structure), physiology (function) and the clinical sciences (patient application).
    • Explain how Chiropractic affects specific conditions
    • Describe the four procedures that constitute vital signs
    • Identify normal values for pulse, blood pressure, temperature and respiratory rate in the adult
    • Define common terminology used in the Chiropractic office
    • Identify terminology associated with specific conditions and their treatment
    • Describe locations on the body using appropriate anatomical terminology
    • List the major muscle and muscle groups of the body
    • Name the regions of the human spine and the parts of the vertebral motion unit
    • Explain the interview of a patient using the skills of the patient-centered interview
    • Outline the need to obtain from patients their stories of illness, while pursuing the broader life setting in which symptoms occur
    • Recognize the importance of eliciting from patients’ key information in their medical, family, and psychosocial histories
    • Define the elements of history taking with a focus on musculoskeletal conditions
    • Describe the elements of proper note taking during the patient history
    • Demonstrate a basic understanding of ICD-10 codes and CPT codes
    • Outline the skills for medical documentation record keeping for proper patient care and adherence to insurance protocols
    • Discuss the History of HIPAA
    • Define the terminology of HIPAA i.e.: PHI, IIHI, NPP, TPO, NPI, EIN, EDI, etc.
    • Contrast covered entities vs. non-covered entities
    • Define the Problem Oriented Medical Record (POMR).
    • Demonstrate taking a complete patient history.
    • Define the Evaluation and Management examination for the musculoskeletal system.
    • Define Outcome Assessment.
    • Illustrate the P.A.R.T. format of documentation.
    • Define proper assessment for SOAP notes.
    • Discuss proper documentation of treatment performed on each visit.
    • Discuss proper documentation of treatment plans.
    • Define the Physician Quality Reporting System for Medicare.
    • Illustrate the Pain Assessment and Follow-Up requirements.
    • Illustrate the Functional Outcome Assessment and Treatment Plan requirements.
    • Discuss practical methods for chiropractors to efficiently perform the PQRS reporting.
    • Demonstrate the importance of communicating in an ethical manner and what that entails
    • Develop an understanding of what 'spin' is, why it is unethical and how to monitor and minimize/stop it
    • Evaluate the barriers to effective and ethical communication
    • Develop an understanding of exactly what takes place/needs to take place during the provider/client interaction
    • Discover what it is that patients want from their visits to a provider
    • Appraise how to deal with challenging clients and situations
    • Define the terms confidential information and confidentiality.
    • Identify the relationship of a patient's legal right to privacy with his reasonable expectations regarding confidential information.
    • Describe how the telling and keeping of secrets is relevant to understanding the importance of confidentiality.
    • Discuss the ethical norms involved in keeping and breaking professional confidences.
    • Explain the six - step process in confidentiality situations
    • Name five general legal exceptions to the professional standard of practice that confidences should not be broken.
    • Consider practical options that a professional can take when faced with the possibility of breaking a confidence.
    • Discuss some important aspects of documentation that affect confidentiality.
    • Describe how trust and trustworthiness give shape to the idea of respect between patient and health professional
    • Assess the roles of competence and reassurance in strengthening the necessary connections between you and the patient
    • Explain the phenomena of transference and countertransference in the health professional and patient relationship
    • Contrast courteous behaviors with casualness and how each is perceived by the patient to bridge the gap of estrangement between you when you fi rst meet and as the relationship develops
    • Give some examples of what it means to focus on caring behaviors
    • Distinguish contractual characteristics of the health professional and patient relationship from covenantal characteristics and evaluate the role of each
    • Perform an exercise to identify personal concepts of touch
    • Create practical applications for healthcare practitioners with regard to gender, touch, and sexuality
    • Define sexual misconduct
    • Recognize the difference between sexual misconduct and sexual harassment
    • Critique different models of misconduct
    • Develop guidelines of dealing with a patient who is attracted to you
    • Develop guidelines of dealing with feeling an attraction
    • Discuss the six factors for a safe practice
    • Describe the new partnership between healthcare providers and patients
    • Describe the preparations for a medical emergency
    • Review four emergency medical conditions: Stroke, Heart Attack, Difficulty Breathing, Diabetic Emergencies
    • Recognize the causes, symptoms and signs for these emergencies
    • Summarize how to provide the appropriate emergency treatments
    • Describe the general rules for the application of physical therapy modalities/procedures
    • Develop an understanding of the use of cryotherapy and hot moist packs
    • Explain the principals of therapeutic ultrasound
    • Summarize the types of electrical therapy modalities
    • List the contraindications and precautions to the use of electrical therapy
    • Recognize the appropriate application of low level laser therapy
    • Explain the therapeutic benefits of spinal traction
    • List the effects of soft tissue and cross friction massage
    • Indicate how to apply stretching programs to patients
    • Discuss spinal exercise programs with the treating doctor
    • Identify common treatment procedures and modalities used in a chiropractic practice and recognize contraindications to them
    • Prepare a patient to have an x-ray examination
    • Recognize basic x-ray terminology
    • Discuss safety measures when taking x-rays
    • List the common safety measures when taking x-rays
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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.
    • Identify common risk factors and causes for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Define tests and examination procedures to diagnose Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • List the common conditions important in the differential diagnosis of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Develop a chiropractic treatment plan for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Outline the definition and components of health and wellness
    • Review the dimensions of wellness
    • Discuss various models of health and the need for wellness lifestyles
    • Outline the publication and goals of Healthy People 2010

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    PACE Approved Course 2817
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Certified Chiropractic Clinical Assistant Refresher Course
    10.0

    $149.00 USD

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    • Define common terminology used in the Chiropractic office
    • Identify terminology associated with specific conditions and their treatment
    • Describe locations on the body using appropriate anatomical terminology
    • List the major muscle and muscle groups of the body
    • Name the regions of the human spine and the parts of the vertebral motion unit
    • Discuss the History of HIPAA
    • Define the terminology of HIPAA i.e.: PHI, IIHI, NPP, TPO, NPI, EIN, EDI
    • Contrast covered entities vs. non-covered entities
    • Define the Problem Oriented Medical Record (POMR).
    • Demonstrate taking a complete patient history.
    • Define the Evaluation and Management examination for the musculoskeletal system.
    • Define Outcome Assessment.
    • Illustrate the P.A.R.T. format of documentation.
    • Define proper assessment for SOAP notes.
    • Discuss proper documentation of treatment performed on each visit.
    • Discuss proper documentation of treatment plans.
    • Discuss Medicare’s new guidelines for documenting quality measures 
    • Discuss Medicare’s new Merit-Based Incentive Program (MIPS)
    • Identify and determine the eligibility requirements for MIPS
    • Identify and discuss the 4 categories under MIPS (Quality, Cost, Clinical Practice Improvement Activities (CPIA) and Advancing Care Information (ACI)
    • Recognize how Medicare calculates MIPS to determine payment adjustments
    • Demonstrate the importance of communicating in an ethical manner and what that entails
    • Develop an understanding of what 'spin' is, why it is unethical and how to monitor and minimize/stop it
    • Evaluate the barriers to effective and ethical communication
    • Develop an understanding of exactly what takes place/needs to take place during the provider/client interaction
    • Discover what it is that patients want from their visits to a provider
    • Appraise how to deal with challenging clients and situations
    • Describe how trust and trustworthiness give shape to the idea of respect between patient and health professional
    • Assess the roles of competence and reassurance in strengthening the necessary connections between you and the patient
    • Explain the phenomena of transference and countertransference in the health professional and patient relationship
    • Contrast courteous behaviors with casualness and how each is perceived by the patient to bridge the gap of estrangement between you when you fi rst meet and as the relationship develops
    • Give some examples of what it means to focus on caring behaviors
    • Distinguish contractual characteristics of the health professional and patient relationship from covenantal characteristics and evaluate the role of each
    • Perform an exercise to identify personal concepts of touch
    • Create practical applications for healthcare practitioners with regard to gender, touch, and sexuality
    • Define sexual misconduct
    • Recognize the difference between sexual misconduct and sexual harassment
    • Critique different models of misconduct
    • Develop guidelines of dealing with a patient who is attracted to you
    • Develop guidelines of dealing with feeling an attraction
    • Discuss the six factors for a safe practice
    • Describe the new partnership between healthcare providers and patients
    • Explain how to prepare for a medical emergency
    • Outline four emergency medical conditions: Stroke, Heart Attack, Difficulty Breathing, Diabetic Emergencies
    • Recognize the causes, symptoms and signs for these emergencies
    • Summarize how to provide the appropriate emergency treatments
    • Describe the general rules for the application of physical therapy modalities/procedures
    • Develop an understanding of the use of cryotherapy and hot moist packs
    • Explain the principals of therapeutic ultrasound
    • Summarize the types of electrical therapy modalities
    • List the contraindications and precautions to the use of electrical therapy
    • Recognize the appropriate application of low level laser therapy
    • Explain the therapeutic benefits of spinal traction
    • List the effects of soft tissue and cross friction massage
    • Identify common treatment procedures and modalities used in a chiropractic practice and recognize contraindications to them
    • Describe the steps to prepare a patient to have an x-ray examination
    • Define the terms Collimation, Filtration and Shielding
    • Explain the 10-day rule for taking x-rays of a woman
    • Discuss safety measurements when taking x-rays
    • Recognize the importance of explaining the x-ray procedure to the patient
    • List ways to protect the technician and chiropractic assistant when using x-rays
    • Identify the importance of wearing a film badge when near x-ray equipment

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    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 201

    The Five Common Neurological Complaints of Pregnancy


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Outline the most commonly encountered neurological complaints of pregnancy that a D.C. might encounter in practice
    • Differentiate between similar complaints to establish best course of care
    • Modify normal practices, techniques and methods to accommodate for the biomechanical changes of the pregnancy patient
    • Integrate other palliative therapies to relieve these complaints
    • Analyze and adjust according to the complaint and concomitant exam findings

    Karen Gardner, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 201 - 207
    10.0

    $200.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Chiropractic and Pregnancy 201 through Chiropractic and Pregnancy 207

    Course Group includes all Chiropractic and Pregnancy Courses numbered 201 thru 207

    Karen Gardner, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 202

    Case Management of Common Pregnancy Related Complaints


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Outline eight commonly encountered complaints of pregnancy that a DC might encounter in practice
    • Differentiate between similar complaints to establish best course of care
    • Understand the various causes of each complaint and how to address these causes
    • Integrate other palliative therapies to relieve these complaints
    • Analyze and adjust according to the complaint and concomitant exam findings

    Karen Gardner, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 203

    Herbs and Homeopathy During Pregnancy


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Outline the most common herbal and homeopathic remedies that may be useful to a DC who cares for pregnant patients
    • Differentiate between helpful remedies and those contraindicated for use during pregnancy
    • How and when to successfully integrate these palliative therapies to relieve common complaints of pregnancy
    • Recognize the basics of homeopathy, why and how it works, how to administer remedies and proper use and storage of remedies
    • Generalize the use and need for these remedies to accommodate the special needs and concerns of the pregnancy patient

    Karen Gardner, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 204

    Dietary and Exercise Concerns During Pregnancy


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Outline necessary dietary requirements for the mother to be
    • Differentiate between safe and unsafe exercises that can be recommended to the expectant mother
    • Give examples of safe exercise practices to the pregnant patient
    • Identify the normal and customary weight gain during a healthy pregnancy
    • Offer dietary recommendations and healthy food choices to the pregnant patient

    Karen Gardner, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 205

    Preventing Birth Trauma with Proper Pre-Natal Care


    2.0

    $40.00 USD

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    • Identify the most common birth trauma(s) to a newborn
    • Assess the biomechanics of the pregnant pelvis
    • Recognize how certain maternal pelvic misalignments can lead to increased incidence of various birth traumas
    • Modify adjustive techniques and methods to better care for the pregnant patient
    • Reduce the prevalence of certain birth traumas due to distortions and misalignments in the maternal pelvis

    Karen Gardner, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 206

    Common Tests and Procedures - Risks and Benefits


    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Identify the most common medical tests and procedures performed on pregnant and laboring women
    • Recognize the risks of these tests and procedures
    • Assess the benefits of these tests and procedures
    • Effectively explain these risks and benefits to the pregnant patient
    • Assist in the preparation of a well thought out and defined birth plan for the pregnant patient

    Karen Gardner, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 207

    Case Studies of Breech Presentation and Various Common Complaints of Pregnancy


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Outline commonly encountered misalignment and/or subluxation patterns that present with a breech presentation
    • Outline commonly encountered misalignment and/or subluxation patterns that present with various common complaints of pregnancy
    • Identify the various causes of a breech presentation and how to address these causes
    • Integrate or eliminate other palliative therapies to aid in the reversal of a breech presentation and common complaints of pregnancy
    • Analyze and adjust according to the patient history and concomitant exam findings

    Karen Gardner, DC

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    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 208
    Commonly Encountered Subluxation and Misalignment Patterns with Breech Presentations and Twin Breech Presentations

    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Outline commonly encountered misalignment and/or subluxation patterns that present with a breech presentation
    • Outline commonly encountered misalignment and/or subluxation patterns that present with various common complaints of pregnancy
    • Outline commonly encountered misalignment and/or subluxation patterns that present with a twin breech presentation
    • Integrate or eliminate other palliative therapies to aid in the reversal of a breech presentation and common complaints of pregnancy
    • Analyze and adjust according to the patient history and concomitant exam findings

    Karen Gardner, DC

    Case Studies
    Downloadable Course in PDF
    Text

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 208 - 212
    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Chiropractic and Pregnancy 208 through Chiropractic and Pregnancy 212

    Course Group includes all Chiropractic and Pregnancy Courses numbered 208 thru 212

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 209

    Correlating Pubic Bone Misalignment with Posterior Occiput Presentation of A Fetus and Round Ligament Pain During Pregnancy


    1.0

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    • Outline commonly encountered misalignment and/or subluxation patterns that present with a breech presentation
    • Identify the correlation between a misaligned pubic bone and an occiput posterior presentation
    • Draw a parallel between a superior pubic bone misalignment and round ligament pain
    • Develop a pregnancy care plan based on exam findings and presenting complaints

    Karen Gardner, DC

    Case Studies
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    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 210
    Chiropractic Care - Immediate Postpartum Period

    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Outline commonly encountered postpartum complaints that a chiropractor might encounter in practice
    • Understand the various chiropractic causes of each complaint and how to address these causes.
    • Integrate other palliative therapies to relieve these complaints if applicable
    • Analyze and adjust according to the complaint and concomitant exam findings
    • Modify adjustive techniques and methods to better care for the postpartum patient

    Karen Gardner, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 211
    Pregnancy and Pediatric Treatment Evidence, Adverse Events and Clinical Considerations

    2.0

    $40.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Examine all reported cases of serious adverse events in infants and children receiving manual therapies from chiropractors as well as practitioners from other disciplines
    • Outline the connection between pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain and biomechanical changes during pregnancy
    • Review differential diagnostic consideration for the important causes of back pain in children and adolescents
    • Analyze the design and results of a pragmatic study on chiropractic care for infant colic
    • Justify the chiropractic management of pregnant patients with low back or pelvic pain

    Hour 2

    • Outline the state of the literature on the treatment of childhood respiratory conditions with manual therapy
    • Evaluate the effect of supplementing various combinations and types of micronutrients on the course and outcomes of pregnancy
    • Examine whether a multimodal approach of musculoskeletal and obstetric management (MOM) was superior to standard obstetric care to relieve pain and reduce impairment and disability in the antepartum period
    • Assess the peer-reviewed literature on the effectiveness of physical therapy interventions in treating lumbopelvic pain during pregnancy
    • Summarize the results of a systematic review evaluating the evidence for the use of spinal manipulative therapy for pediatric conditions

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Journal Article Review
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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 212

    Acupuncture, Exercise, Pelvic Floor and Abdominal Function, Best Practices for Children


    1.0

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    • Appraise the literature pertaining to the safety of acupuncture for pregnant women
    • Summarize consensus-based recommendations regarding best practices for the chiropractic care of children
    • Explore the association between exercise levels and types pre-pregnancy and pelvic girdle pain during pregnancy in nulliparous women
    • Assess alterations in pelvic floor function in pregnant women secondary to spinal manipulation
    • Compare the effectiveness of Kinesio taping combined with exercise on abdominal recovery in women post-caesarean section compared with exercise alone

    Shawn Thistle, DC

    Downloadable Course in PDF
    Journal Article Review
    Text

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 213

    Essential Oils for Pregnancy and Labor


    1.0

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    • Identify safety measures involved with essential oils
    • Understand the various possible reactions if safety measures are not followed properly 
    • Outline common methods of applications of various essential oils
    • Identify the essential oils commonly used during pregnancy and labor and the uses of each
    • Further identify essential oils that are contraindicated during pregnancy and labor

    Karen Gardner, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 214
    The Pregnant Chiropractic Patient. Now What

    3.0

    $57.00 USD

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    • Discuss the role of chiropractic manipulation and the evidence surrounding reduced back pain in pregnant women.
    • Discuss the role of chiropractic manipulation and the evidence surrounding musculoskeletal conditions related to pregnancy
    • Describe the somatovisceral reflex
    • Review options for conservative pain management for musculoskeletal conditions related to pregnancy
    • Interpret evidence-based data for safety of spinal manipulation of pregnant women.
    • Describe presentation of musculoskeletal conditions seen in postpartum patients
    • Perform evaluation of musculoskeletal conditions seen in postpartum patients
    • Discuss treatment options for musculoskeletal conditions seen in postpartum patients
    • Formulate a nutritional plan for women

    Jennifer Illes, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 215
    The History, Science, Pathologization of Medicalized and Natural Childbirth and the Anatomy of Natural Childbirth

    3.0

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    Hour 1
    • Utilize a more comprehensive knowledge of primitive birth practices and outcomes in a clinical consultation setting with a prenatal patient.
    • Integrate a deeper understanding of the contextual nature of women’s attitudes toward childbirth in the 17th Century as a continuum between more primitive and modern birth.
    • Describe the key environmental factors that negatively impacted childbirth outcomes in the 16-20th Centuries.
    • Describe the impact of the lithotomy position on birth outcomes.
    • Analyze the significance of the puerperal fever epidemic of the 19th Century and its iatrogenic origins.
    Hour 2
    • Describe the state of obstetrical practice and performance in the late 19th and early 20th Century.
    • Describe the state of midwifery practice and performance in the late 19th and early 20th Century.
    • Communicate the three elements of the DeLee protocols and how they each impacted childbirth outcomes in the early 20th Century.
    • Analyze the current state of maternity care in the United States in the context of the industrialized world.
    • Utilize the information concerning the history of the emergence of universally medicalized childbirth to empower patients to advocate for their optimal birth experience.
    Hour 3
    • Describe the three primary tangents from indigenous birth experiences that the development of agrarian and industrial societies generated.
    • Describe the origins of the early pioneers of natural childbirth in America in the 1940’s-1970’s.
    • Communicate the relationship between economic and industrial considerations and the development of universal obstetric intervention in childbirth in the U.S.
    • Analyze the concept of ‘pasmo’ as it relates to the effect of the external environment on a laboring woman.
    • Communicate the current evidence comparing home and hospital births in terms of safety and efficacy.

    Matt Rushford, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic and Pregnancy 216
    Best Practices for Chiropractic Care for Pregnant & Postpartum Patients

    1.0

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    • Evaluate the evidence for chiropractic care for pregnancy-related low back pain and pelvic girdle pain
    • Assess the effectiveness of treatments within the chiropractic scope of practice for low back pain, pelvic girdle pain, or combination pain during the postpartum period
    • Summarize best-practice recommendations for chiropractic care of pregnant and postpartum patients

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Journal Article Review
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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic Principles CA125

    Philosophy for the CA


    2.0

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    • Discuss a brief history of Chiropractic
    • Describe the basics of Chiropractic Philosophy
    • Discuss Chiropractic, Adaptation and Innate Intelligence
    • Review how Chiropractic is built upon the basic sciences of anatomy (structure), physiology (function) and the clinical sciences (patient application).
    • Understand how Chiropractic affects specific conditions

    Robert Affolter, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Chiropractic Principles CA126

    Philosophy for the CA


    2.0

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    • Explain the basis of chiropractic, as taught by DD Palmer
    • Recite DD Palmer's definition of disease
    • Explain the Founder's concept of subluxation
    • Using DD's words, justify the statement: Spine straightening is not chiropractic
    • Compare and contrast spinal manipulation with chiropractic adjustment
    • Define intelligence
    • Describe the process of falsification and how it is applied to science
    • Explain why intelligence must precede energy/matter
    • Explain why the placebo effect cannot exist in a mechanistic world view
    • Explain why adaptation is the basis of chiropractic research

    Robert Affolter, DC

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    Text

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Clinical Justification 201

    Clinical Justification for Treatment of Low Back Pain


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Utilize the Official Disability Guidelines for Low Back Pain.
    • Apply the Official Disability Guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of low back pain.
    • Use the CCGPP Guidelines for the treatment of low back pain.
    • Integrate Outcome Assessments for clinical justification of chiropractic treatment low back pain.

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Clinical Justification 202

    Clinical Justification for Treatment of Neck and Upper Back Pain


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Utilize the Official Disability Guidelines for Neck Pain.
    • Apply the Official Disability Guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of neck and upper back pain.
    • Use the CCGPP Guidelines for the treatment of neck and upper back pain.
    • Integrate Outcome Assessments for clinical justification of chiropractic treatment for neck and upper back pain.

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    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Clinical Justification 203

    Clinical Justification for Treatment of the Shoulder


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Utilize the Official Disability Guidelines for Shoulder Pain
    • Apply the Official Disability Guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of shoulder pain
    • Illustrate sensitivity and specificity of orthopedic tests for the shoulder
    • Integrate Outcome Assessments for clinical justification of chiropractic treatment for neck and upper back pain

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Clinical Justification 204

    Clinical Justification for the Chiropractic Treatment of Headaches


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Utilize the Official Disability Guidelines for Headaches.
    • Apply the Official Disability Guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of headaches.
    • Use the CCGPP Guidelines for the treatment of headaches.
    • Integrate Outcome Assessments for clinical justification of chiropractic treatment for headaches.

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Compliance 202

    State and National Requirements for Office Policy and Procedure


    1.0

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    • Interpret compliance advice and regulations directly from the Federal Office of Inspector General (OIG)
    • Identify and become compliant with other requirements from the state level through third-party payer contractual obligations
    • Review existing policy and procedure for compliance, including OIG compliance, HIPAA compliance, and other federal and state programs

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Compliance 204

    Improved Compliance via Self Audit


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Apply guidelines for accurate coding and compliant billing practices
    • Install monitoring to ensure standards are met
    • Self-audit for compliance purposes
    • Create internal policy and procedure to improve compliance

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Compliance 205

    Compliance Factors to Consider with Insurance Billing and Follow Up


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Identify risk areas in the claim adjudication process and apply learned knowledge to prevent missteps
    • Discuss federal, state, and payer guidelines that govern billing activities
    • Avoid behaviors that violate the carrier contract and ensure compliance with regulations
    • Evaluate provider contracts and payer policy for complete clarification on claim process

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Compliance 206

    Year End Financial Compliance


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Utilize self-auditing methods to identify high risk areas of patient finance in the office
    • Develop systems for accountability and transparency in patient accounting
    • Apply appropriate fee schedule measures to ensure validity in account posting
    • Address federal and state guidelines for discounting to ensure compliance

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Compliance 207

    Patient Financial Standard Operating Procedure


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Apply the process for setting your fees legally and compliantly and according to Federal regulation
    • Know the policies of ALL your carriers to be compliant
    • Properly administer desired discounts without running afoul of the Federal and State regulations
    • Implement legal hardship discounts, if desired, using the Federal guidelines to appropriately verify hardship

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Compliance 208
    The Eight Steps to OIG Compliance Simplified

    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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  • Distinguish between the five most important federal fraud and abuse laws that apply to physicians
  • Identify red flags in your practice that increase vulnerability
  • Comprehend what has been discovered in previous OIG workplans and how to apply the findings to your practice
  • Determine what entities require a formal compliance program for your office
  • Develop an action list to start today for implement a Compliance Program for your clinic

  • Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    Webinar

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Concussion 201

    Concussion Inflammatory Cascade


    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss the Inflammatory Cascade
    • Identify the mechanics of concussion that results in inflammation
    • Describe the neuro-chemical cascade of concussion

    Hour 2

    • Perform physical exam protocols in inflammation as it relates to concussion
    • Perform Neurological exam protocols in inflammation as it relates to concussion
    • Perform Chiropractic exam protocols including incorporating AK exam
    • Apply Chiropractic exam protocols in inflammation
    • Utilize advanced examination protocols in inflammation

    Hour 3

    • Perform structural treatment protocols to treat inflammation related to concussion
    • Utilize phytonutrient protocols to treat inflammation related to concussion
    • Use specific therapeutic protocols to resolve inflammation with literature citations

    Evan Mladenoff, DC, DIBAK

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Concussion 202

    Concussion Stress Cascade


    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss the Selye Stress Response
    • Discuss the mechanics of concussion that results in the inflammatory response
    • Describe the cortisol cascade response associated with concussion

    Hour 2

    • Perform physical exam protocols in the stress response
    • Perform Neurological exam protocols in the cortisol cascade
    • Apply Chiropractic exam protocols in the cortisol cascade
    • Utilize advanced examination protocols in evaluating the stress response

    Hour 3

    • Perform chiropractic treatment protocols to treat the stress response
    • Utilize nutritional protocols to treat inflammation related to the stress response and concussion
    • Use evidenced based therapeutic protocols to address the cortisol cascade associated with concussion with literature citations

    Evan Mladenoff, DC, DIBAK

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Core Stability 201

    Foundation Form and Function


    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    Hour 1 and 2

    • Describe the components of the core and the function of the core.
    • Describe the function of the diaphragm as it relates to posture, muscular relationships and stability of the spine.
    • Describe the function and structure of the superficial muscle system of the body.
    • Describe two concepts of spinal stability. 

    Hour 3

    • Demonstrate how to determine the length of quadratus lumborum and erector spinae. 
    • Demonstrate how to evaluate Transversus abdominus function
    • Demonstrate how to facilitate the core and initiate a core training program

    Hour 4

    • List three pathologies related to less than optimal core function.
    • Describe three postural strategies that the patient may develop when the core is in dysfunction.
    • Describe how weakness of the abdominals can alter diaphragm contractions.
    • Explain how respiratory fatigue can alter core control.


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Cultural Competency 201

    Developing the Knowledge and Skills in Caring for Those From Other Races and Cultures


    1.0

    $22.00 USD

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    • Develop an appreciation of the impact of culture group, minority group and racial group on the health care relationship
    • Increase sensitivity, knowledge and skills to promote effective intercultural interactions
    • Identify the professional's own cultural identity/judgments /biases and their impact on their behavior and how they are perceived by clients and patients
    • Recognize cultural variables that appear in verbal and non-verbal communication
    • Examine the influence of culture in our patient population
    • Differentiate the provider's culture

    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Cultural Competency 202

    How to Develop the Needed Skills and Understanding to Care for the Rising Latino Population in the US


    1.0

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    • Examine the historical background of the various Latino/Hispanic groups in the U.S.
    • Develop the skills needed to care for people from Spanish speaking parts of the world
    • Increase our understanding of the cultural traits of Latino/Hispanic groups in the U.S.
    • Summarize specific traits of various Latino/Hispanic groups
    • Recognize how we can narrow the gap between us

    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Cultural Competency 203

    Become a Culturally Competent Provider - Caring for: Asians, Blacks, Middle Easterners, etc.


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Develop an appreciation of the impact of culture group, minority group and racial group on the health care relationship.
    • Increase sensitivity, knowledge and skills to promote effective intercultural interactions.
    • Identify our own provider culture/judgments /biases and their impact.
    • Examine characteristics of Asians, Blacks and Middle Easterners.
    • Summarize how to care for patients of these three ethnic/racial groups and how to narrow the gap between us
    • Develop an understanding/plan of how to reach out to these populations.

    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Cultural Competency 204

    Understanding Cultural Competence in Health Care


    1.0

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    • Describe cultural diversity
    • Recognize the need for cultural competence in health care
    • Explain the concept of health disparity
    • Define culture and cultural competence
    • Differentiate between the concepts of culture, race, ethnicity, diversity, and minority
    • Describe the Cultural Competence Continuum
    • Discuss the interdependency between the levels of cultural competence

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Cultural Competency 205

    Culture: Perspectives, Myths, and Misconceptions


    2.0

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    • Discuss the evolution of multicultural policy
    • Describe the phases of multiculturalism
    • Discuss three major perspectives on culture and diversity that have influenced healthcare literature and practice
    • Identify the common myths and misconceptions associated with culture
    • Recognize the paradoxical dilemmas associated with cultural competence

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Cultural Competency 206
    The case for cultural competence in Health Care

    1.0

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    • Identify the need for cultural competence in health care and in medical literature.
    • Examine and Research the historical perspectives
    • Examine your world view or cultural beliefs about diversity and explain how you can develop an attitude of cultural competence.
    • Analyze the five aspects of ethnicity used to describe cultural differences in the health care environment. 

    Jodi Jacobs, DC

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    Cultural Competency 207
    Cultural competence: Behaviors in health care - Ethnic Disparities

    1.0

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    • Review and explain the racial and ethnic disparities in health care.
    • Explain the role of health care providers and organizations as mechanisms to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in health care. 
    • Explain how language and communication of the health care provider can be a barrier to establishing relationships.
    • Identify tools that can foster empathy for differing cultures.

    Jodi Jacobs, DC

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    Cultural Competency 208
    1.0

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    • Explain the need for improving cultural awareness in the workplace to build cultural competency.
    • Identify five practices that can be implemented to increase cultural awareness in the workplace.
    • List the benefits of building an organization's cultural competence
    • Explain how to deliver culturally competent care.

    Jodi Jacobs, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Cultural Competency 209
    Standards and Expectations of a Culturally Competent Healthcare Provider

    1.0

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    • Demonstrate The ability to communicate clearly and concisely with current and future patients 
    • Describe ways to establish and maintain relationships and facilitate constructive interactions with individuals and diverse groups.
    • List strategies to align personal and organizational conduct with ethical and professional standards that include a responsibility to the patient and health care community. 
    • Demonstrate an understanding of the healthcare system and the environment in which healthcare managers and providers function.

    This module focuses on culturally sensitive practices and conflicts within the health care organizations and examines some of the culturally responsive strategies that an organization needs to address to protect the diverse cultural needs within the internal and external communities of the health care environment.


    Jodi Jacobs, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Cultural Competency CA101

    Developing an Appreciation, Sensitivity, Knowledge and Skills in Caring for Those from Other Races, Cultures, Ages, etc.


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Develop an appreciation of the impact of culture group, minority group and racial group on the health care relationship
    • Increase sensitivity, knowledge and skills to promote effective intercultural interactions
    • Identify the professional's own cultural identity/judgments /biases and their impact on their behavior and how they are perceived by clients and patients
    • Recognize cultural variables that appear in verbal and non-verbal communication
    • Examine the influence of culture in our patient population
    • Differentiate the provider's culture

    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Cultural Competency CA102

    How to Develop the Needed Skills and Understanding to Care for the Rising Latino Population in the US.


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Examine the historical background of the various Latino/Hispanic groups in the U.S.
    • Develop the skills needed to care for people from Spanish speaking parts of the world
    • Increase our understanding of the cultural traits of Latino/Hispanic groups in the U.S.
    • Summarize specific traits of various Latino/Hispanic groups
    • Recognize how we can narrow the gap between us

    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation CA60

    Documentation and Insurance Protocols Related to Medical Record Keeping, Billing and Coding


    2.0

    $40.00 USD

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    • Develop the skills for medical documentation record keeping for proper patient care and adherence to insurance protocols
    • Summarize informed consent, Mercy guidelines, Medicare guidelines and NCQA guidelines
    • Identify common treatment procedures and modalities used in a chiropractic practice And recognize contraindications to them
    • designate specific items to consider when interpreting and/or taking plain film X-rays
    • Summarize the value of laboratory and diagnostic testing.
    • Recognize the importance of patient communication skills in order to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patients
    • Modify procedures and forms to prevent the possibility of a legal malpractice action against the doctor

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 102

    Medicare Documentation - Part 1


    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Utilize improved patient communication skills with Medicare Patients 
    • Apply appropriate risk management procedures to enhance patient communication
    • Identify the four elements of legal malpractice and recognize the key components to avoid a malpractice action  
    • Utilize key components of good documentation and record keeping
    • Integrate the legal requirements of informed consent in your informed consent process 

    Hour 2

    • Summarize why doctors are held to higher standards
    • Discuss the Do’s and Don’ts of record keeping
    • Use the 21 NCQA guidelines for appropriate medical record keeping and integrate the 3 key components of Evidence Based Practice (EBP)

    Hour 3

    • Assess Medicare’s mandatory Electronic Health Records (EHR) requirement        
    • Discuss key items related to the Office of Inspector General (OIG) reports regarding Medicare and chiropractic services
    • Summarize Executive Order issued by the White House titled reducing improper payments and eliminating waste in the Federal Programs

    Hour 4

    • Determine what triggers an audit and key items to consider if audited
    • Utilize a step by step approach to meet all Federal Medicare Documentation guidelines 
    • Summarize Medicare’s guidelines for necessity of chiropractic care and its covered services
    • Prepare treatment plans per Medicare’s regulation requirements
    • Recognize Medicare’s policy requirements pertaining to x-ray/diagnostic reimbursement
    • Determine if ordering vs. referred services meet Medicare’s policy when performed by a chiropractic physician

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 103

    Medicare Documentation - Part 2


    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Demonstrate the key elements pertaining to Medicare’s documentation requirements for initial and subsequent patient encounters  
    • Describe the three categories of chiropractic care covered through Medicare and the one category exempt from Medicare coverage
    • Apply Medicare’s x-ray requirements for documenting a subluxation
    • Utilize Medicare Advance Beneficiary Notification (ABN) form and its guidelines 
    • Use Medicare’s PARTS system to document a subluxation
    • Summarize the transformation of Medicare’s PARTS system utilizing the AIR S & M method               
    • Include proper Medicare documentation for daily progress notes (SOAP), in order to meet insurance guidelines and meet medical necessity 

    Hour 2

    • Integrate a 4 step approach to meet E/M (Evaluation/Management) coding requirements to meet Medicare’s guidelines

    Hour 3

    • Review Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MARCA) aka Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) and the Merit Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS)                                                                    

    Hour 4

    • Apply the critical components of Chiropractic Manipulative Treatment (CMT) coding and Medicare’s requirements for documentation
    • Use diagnostic codes ICD-10 (primary subluxation M-codes biomechanical lesions and secondary medical codes) to meet Medicare’s diagnosis requirements
    • Recognize Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) codes and how it relates to the Medicare system
    • Utilize Medicare modifiers   
    • Identify some of the key items with regards to completing the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 1500 claim form   
    • Summarize Medicare’s mandatory claims submission policy                                   
    • Explain the five levels of Medicare appeals process
    • Distinguish between Medicare participating vs. non-participating provider requirements

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 104
    Documenting Medical Necessity

    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Define standard of care.
    • Examine the requirements of Chiropractic documentation.
    • Evaluate Chiropractic care and the functional relationship.
    • Review state specific examples of documentation requirements.
    • Discuss what is mean by episode of care.

     Hour 2

    • Establish the baseline of care.
    • Identify the inadequacies of intake forms.
    • Comply with the requirements of the initial encounter report.
    • Review the consultation documentation in various case scenarios.
    • Apply appropriate medical decision-making processes and documentation.

     Hour 3

    • Examine the Documentation Requirements of a SOAP Note.
    • Utilize PART in documentation.
    • Utilize outcome assessment tests in documenting medical necessity of care.
    • Identify Assessment and its relationship to medical necessity.
    • Solidify elements of the treatment plan to support medical necessity.
    • Apprise utilization management and review analysis of documentation.

    Mario Fucinari, DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 149
    Avoiding Pitfalls with Evaluation & Management Services

    1.0

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    • Demonstrate understanding of the key elements of revised E/M services
    • Determine the elements that count as Time-Activities and how to calculate appropriately
    • Establish protocol to determine Medical Decision Making element of E/M encounter
    • Apply the new algorithm to appropriately code for E/M services under the 2021 model
    • Discover how to still demonstrate Medical Necessity with the revised E/M codes
    • Determine why history and examination are still needed

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 153
    Documenting Bodily/Personal Injury Cases

    4.0

    $85.00 USD

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    • Develop the skills for medical documentation record-keeping for proper patient care and adherence to insurance value based parameters
    • Recognize the importance, and benefits of thorough chart documentation from the standpoint of the patient, the provider, the profession and third-party payors
    • Show how outcome assessment documentation benefits the patient, the provider, the profession, and third-party payors
    • Demonstrate physical examination procedures that are the basis for diagnosis formulation and value based data
    • Examine skills necessary to incorporate an outcomes-based, evidenced-influenced approach to patient-centered health care in bodily injuries

    Leanne Cupon, DC, DACRB and Warren Jahn, DC, DIANM (US)

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    Documentation 154

    Risk Management Considerations for Documentation


    1.0

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    • Develop the skills for medical documentation record-keeping for proper patient care
    • Recognize the importance and benefits of documentation methodology from the standpoint of risk management
    • Identify selected documentation problems and errors
    • Summarize recommendations for improving patient care documentation

    Leanne Cupon, DC, DACRB and Warren Jahn, DC, DIANM (US)

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    Documentation 157

    Clinical Documentation


    2.0

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    • Define the Problem Oriented Medical Record (POMR).
    • Demonstrate taking a complete patient history.
    • Define the Evaluation and Management examination for the musculoskeletal system.
    • Define Outcome Assessment.
    • Illustrate the P.A.R.T. format of documentation.
    • Define proper assessment for SOAP notes.
    • Discuss proper documentation of treatment performed on each visit.
    • Discuss proper documentation of treatment plans.

    Gregg Friedman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 158

    ICD-10


    1.0

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    • Comprehend the reasons for transitioning from ICD9 to ICD10
    • Determine the critical differences with the new ICD10 codes
    • Utilize the proper alpha and numeric aspects of commonly used ICD10 codes for  Chiropractic
    • Observe the practicality of combining clinical documentation and the proper use of ICD10 codes.

    Gregg Friedman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 160

    ICD-10: Navigating the Coding Maze


    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Discuss the history of ICD-10-CM codes
    • Discuss the Official ICD-10-CM Guidelines for Coding and Reporting
    • Identify and discuss the tools needed to navigate the ICD-10 codes
    • Discuss the General Equivalence Mappings (GEM’s) and their significance and how they relate to ICD-10-CM Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries
    • Identify and discuss how to select the appropriate ICD-10 code to its highest specificity
    • Examples to be discussed

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 161

    Keys to Clinical Documentation


    2.0

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    • Recognize the key components regarding good documentation and record keeping
    • Identify the legal requirements of informed consent and the key elements of the informed consent process
    • Discuss why doctors are held to higher standards
    • Describe the 21 NCQA guidelines for record keeping
    • Document progress notes (SOAP) to meet insurance guidelines and medical necessity
    • Apply the PARTS system and its transformation utilizing a new method AIR S & M
    • Utilize CMT coding appropriately
    • Utilize E/M (Evaluation/Management) coding appropriately to meet insurance guidelines and medical necessity
    • Identify the 3 categories and 2 subcategories of E/M codes
    • Identify the 5 levels of E/M services for new and established patients
    • Identify the 7 components (descriptors) used to determine the level of E/M service
    • Select the appropriate level of E/M services utilizing 7 simple steps

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 162

    Regs and Risk Management with Maintenance Care


    1.0

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    • Differentiate between active and maintenance care in clinical documentation
    • Execute the use of advance notice in third party patients correctly and accurately
    • Identify and implement strategies to clarify the difference between active and maintenance care in documentation
    • Recognize and adopt best practices in proper notification about maintenance care vs. active treatment

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 163

    Documenting for Medical Necessity of Manual Therapies


    1.0

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    • Properly document findings and recommendations around muscle therapies
    • Master the documentation necessary in daily visits to verify medical necessity
    • Identify and implement strategies the most important findings and rationale necessary to add muscle therapies to the treatment plan
    • Recognize how to differentiate between various manual therapies to meet the requirements of third-party payers' medical review policy

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 164

    Compliance with Federal Guidelines for Timed Physical Medicine Procedures


    1.0

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    • Differentiate between supervised modalities, constant attendance modalities, and therapeutic procedures
    • Properly document the time and service for any physical medicine modality and procedure
    • Clearly define the rationale for these services within the patient's medical record

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 165

    Compliant Coding and Documentation for all Chiropractic Techniques


    1.0

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    • Recognize the varying specific requirements for documenting unique adjusting techniques in regards to compliant records and risk management
    • Properly document patient encounters for medical necessity
    • Discuss the Medical Review Policy insurers use in reviewing medical documentation
    • Review case studies and examples to identify documentation errors during self-auditing

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 167

    The Life Cycle of a Patients Chart


    1.0

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    • Apply best practices for using abbreviations, addressing legibility, authentication of signatures, and managing the day-to-day flow of your patient records 
    • Clearly delineate the beginning and end of episodes of patient care, proper recording of these episodes, and boundary discussions with patients 
    • Locate and utilize the definitions of medically necessary care, and apply it as a differentiator from clinically appropriate care
    • Assess documentation across the life cycle of the patient’s chart from history to discharge and on through maintenance and wellness care based on live examples demonstrated
    • Identify the deficiencies that may be present in your documentation through the eyes of an auditor

    Colleen Auchenbach, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 169

    Triage Your Patients with Compliant Treatment


    1.0

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    • Compose Complete and Accurate Treatment Plans
    • Formulate multiple Standard Treatment Protocols for better compliance and efficiency
    • Differentiate patient care plans per Patient condition severity
    • Propose recommendations based on exam findings, not third party coverage

    April Lee, DC, CPCO

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 170

    Medicare and the Quality Payment Program


    1.0

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    • Discuss Medicare’s guidelines for documenting quality measures 
    • Discuss Medicare’s Merit-Based Incentive Program (MIPS)
    • Identify and determine the eligibility requirements for MIPS
    • Identify and discuss the 4 categories under MIPS (Quality, Cost, Promoting Interoperability (PI) and Clinical Practice Improvement Activities (CPIA)
    • Recognize how Medicare calculates MIPS to determine payment adjustments

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 171

    Ancillary Services: Yes, You Have to Document Those Too


    1.0

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    • Know how to document exactly what’s required for initial visit treatment plans including physical medicine procedures
    • Apply sample language to include in each daily visit note that will meet documentation guidelines for these modalities and procedures, including properly recording time for timed services
    • Command the mechanics of how to authenticate documentation for services provided by auxiliary team members
    • Tie the patient’s diagnosis to the treatment plan for tissue-specific, physical medicine solutions
    • Tell a complete and coherent account of the patient’s daily visit journey, outlining the crucial language necessary to justify medical necessity for all services rendered

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 172

    In-Processing Federal Patients: Active or Maintenance


    1.0

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    • Recognize and document the difference between active and maintenance care
    • Use a decision-making matrix to determine the reportability of active treatment, and to be able to help the patient understand the distinction
    • Apply the Medicare standard of recordkeeping to intake requirements to establish a baseline for episodes of care
    • Determine whether routine visits qualify as active treatment when presented with new and updated complaints

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 173

    Why Render A Prognosis? Defining the Problem


    5.0

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    • Describe the need for prognosis
    • Summarize what a prognosis is
    • Demonstrate the use of prognostic tools
    • Appraise your individual patient’s outlook for recovery.
    • Measure the progress
    • Make evidence based clinical decisions
    • Substantiate your opinion for expert testimony.
    • Illustrate the evidence for care.
    • Prescribe evidence based care plans.
    • Properly document and code complicated cases
    • Improve the patient report of findings and discharge procedures

    David Taylor, DC, DABCN, FIACN

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    Documentation 173 - 174
    6.0

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    Hour 1 - 5

    • Describe the need for prognosis
    • Summarize what a prognosis is
    • Demonstrate the use of prognostic tools
    • Appraise your individual patient’s outlook for recovery.
    • Measure the progress
    • Make evidence based clinical decisions
    • Substantiate your opinion for expert testimony.
    • Illustrate the evidence for care.
    • Prescribe evidence based care plans.
    • Increase your reimbursement for complicated cases.
    • Improve the patient report of findings and discharge

    Hour 6

    • Interpret in documentation, the difference between active, medically necessary care vs. clinically appropriate but possibly maintenance adjustments
    • Able to distinguish compensatory vs. primary subluxations and document them properly
    • Specify proper documentation techniques as a full spine adjuster
    • Demonstrate the ability to classify documentation for each chiropractic technique employed

    Course Group includes all Documentation Courses numbered 173 thru 174

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    Documentation 174

    Compliant Documentation for Adjusting Multiple Spinal Regions


    1.0

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    • Interpret in documentation, the difference between active, medically necessary care vs. clinically appropriate but possibly maintenance adjustments
    • Able to distinguish compensatory vs. primary subluxations and document them properly
    • Specify proper documentation techniques as a full spine adjuster
    • Demonstrate the ability to classify documentation for each chiropractic technique employed

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 176

    Document Clinical Rationale for Active Care Rehab


    1.0

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    • Perform functional testing to identify patients who will benefit from active care rehab
    • Correlate functional testing findings with a protocol-driven care plan customized to the patient’s diagnosis
    • Recognize and document preferred outcomes that result from properly executed active care techniques
    • Follow clinical algorithms to best understand the beginning, middle and end points of active care rehab
    • Properly document the clinical rationale for active care rehab by linking it to the diagnosis and treatment plan of initial visit documentation

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 177

    The Ideal Documentation for an Episode of Care


    1.0

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    • Discover all the elements necessary for appropriate documentation of an episode of care, from the initial visit through the discharge from active treatment
    • Have clearer delineation of the beginning and end of episodes of patient care
    • Decide when an active episode of care should turn into maintenance care, and document the decision making appropriately
    • Identify the required components of documentation as they are outlined in state board documentation requirements, Medicare documentation requirements and other entities’ regulations

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 178

    Documenting and Coding for Unproven, Investigational or Experimental Procedures


    1.0

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    • Define and recognize common procedures that may be deemed unproven, investigational or experimental
    • Determine how individual state boards and payers view these various treatments
    • Recognize guidance or rulings from state boards that dictate the need for informed consent
    • Properly document the procedures in the medical record
    • Apply correct coding to describe the procedure provided
    • Personalize a sample Consent to Treat for the procedure provided

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 179

    Documentation Nuances for All Interested Parties


    1.0

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    • Awareness of the value of orderly documentation to you and others
    • Ability to duplicate key documentation components that auditors and reviewers expect
    • Steps necessary to address how poor documentation can turn a simple record review into a full audit
    • Ability to identify commonly missed links connecting documentation to treatment

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Documentation 182
    The 5 Documentation Mistakes You're Probably Making

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    • Differentiate and document for the difference between medical necessity and clinical appropriateness
    • Execute a complete and compliant treatment plan that includes all required elements
    • Properly record the elements necessary to justify the full-spine adjustment
    • Command the mechanics of properly documenting clinical rationale for ordered diagnostics and treatment
    • Ensure the inclusion of diagnostic assessment and doctor’s rationale in routine daily visit notes

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 183
    The Established Patient Evaluation - Who, What, When and How

    1.0

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    • Evaluate the necessary elements to properly document established patient re-evaluations of all types
    • Deliver appropriate evaluation and management services to justify continued care, assess progress, and discharge from this active care when the time is right
    • Report the necessary components of documenting the transitional diagnosis and treatment plan after a periodic re-evaluation
    • Complete the fundamentals of documenting the assessment of change since the last evaluation as it applies to federal regulations in Medicare

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 184
    Minimize Medicare Risk for Peace of Mind

    1.0

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    • Recognize the mandatory enrollment guidelines for chiropractors and apply the rules to daily practice
    • Distinguish between active and maintenance care and employ proper procedure to administrate both types of care
    • Complete and document required elements of documentation of active treatment
    • Prepare patients to best differentiate care that Medicare considers medically necessary from care that the patient is expected to pay for
    • Apply the Medicare standard of financial transactions with patients in order to stay within the Federal collection guidelines

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 185
    Managing Risk through Compliant Documentation and Coding

    1.0

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    • Discover how proper documentation impacts the revenue cycle and profitability of your office
    • Distinguish between Medically Necessary and Clinically Appropriate Care
    • Demonstrate how your office compliance program either leaves you vulnerable or reduces your risk
    • Develop understanding of compliant fee systems
    • Evaluate federal guidelines regarding discounting and/or hardship

    Colleen Auchenbach, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Documentation 186
    Medicare Billing Compliance Made Simple

    2.0

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    Hour 1
    • Discern Part B from Part C and know the rules for each
    • Discuss mandatory enrollment necessary for Chiropractic specialty
    • Master the definition of medical necessity vs. clinical appropriateness and who pays in either case
    • Recognize the differences between acute, chronic, and maintenance car
    • Locate and understand the Medicare Local Coverage Determination (LCD) for your state including all the rules and guidelines
    • Identify CMT coding and how it is differentiated from maintenance in Medicare
    Hour 2
    • Review of statistical data that shows how risk is identified through data analysis
    • Engage in billing compliance and random auditing to meet OIG compliance guidelines
    • Avoid risk issues with proper use of the Medicare Advance Notice-Both Voluntary and Mandatory
    • Discuss the role of SOP and Policy in practice risk mitigation, especially with Federal patients

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Documentation 186 - 188
    4.0

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    Hour 1
    • Discern Part B from Part C and know the rules for each
    • Discuss mandatory enrollment necessary for Chiropractic specialty
    • Master the definition of medical necessity vs. clinical appropriateness and who pays in either case
    • Recognize the differences between acute, chronic, and maintenance car
    • Locate and understand the Medicare Local Coverage Determination (LCD) for your state including all the rules and guidelines
    • Identify CMT coding and how it is differentiated from maintenance in Medicare
    Hour 2
    • Review of statistical data that shows how risk is identified through data analysis
    • Engage in billing compliance and random auditing to meet OIG compliance guidelines
    • Avoid risk issues with proper use of the Medicare Advance Notice-Both Voluntary and Mandatory
    • Discuss the role of SOP and Policy in practice risk mitigation, especially with Federal patients
    Hour 3
    • Understand the difference between clinically appropriate and medically necessary care
    • Identify the clinical indications of when to initiate therapeutic withdrawal
    • Execute the components of a final discharge evaluation with proper documentation and recommendations
    • Learn how to transition a client from an active phase of care to maintenance as a part of your treatment plan
    Hour 4
    • Cite the difference between Therapeutic Exercise and Therapeutic Activities
    • Properly document all aspects required when utilizing timed therapy services
    • Assimilate payer policy details to ensure proper code utilization
    • Discuss common errors when documenting and billing exercise therapy services

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 187
    Creating the End to Every Story with Proper Patient Discharge

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    • Understand the difference between clinically appropriate and medically necessary care
    • Identify the clinical indications of when to initiate therapeutic withdrawal
    • Execute the components of a final discharge evaluation with proper documentation and recommendations
    • Learn how to transition a client from an active phase of care to maintenance as a part of your treatment plan

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 188
    Documentation and Coding of Exercise Services

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    • Cite the difference between Therapeutic Exercise and Therapeutic Activities
    • Properly document all aspects required when utilizing timed therapy services
    • Assimilate payer policy details to ensure proper code utilization
    • Discuss common errors when documenting and billing exercise therapy services

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Documentation 189
    The Art and Science of Diagnosis Coding

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    • Demonstrate why each and every digit of the DX tells the payer something important Distinguish the nuances of specialized DX coding rules for carriers such as Medicare.
    • Discover the importance of DX pointing, and which CPT codes are an absolute MUST to point to DX
    • Illustrate how to diagnose with a higher level of specificity and through proper hierarchy Identify the role of the diagnosis in the documentation process'

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    Documentation 190
    Changes for Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services

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    • Demonstrate understanding of the key elements of the “Patients Over Paperwork” initiative
    • Apply the new algorithm to appropriately code for E/M services under the new model
    • Determine the elements that count as Time-Activities and how to calculate appropriately
    • Establish protocol to determine Medical Decision-Making element of E/M encounter
    • Discover how to still demonstrate Medical Necessity with the new initiative

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 191
    How to Perform a Baseline Documentation Audit

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    • Understand the necessary components of initial and routine visit documentation
    • Recognize and evaluate the relationship between documentation and billed codes
    • Demonstrate how to conduct a complete baseline audit of medical record documentation
    • Establish the parameters for subsequent audit requirements

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 192
    Medicare Mastery Part 1 Medicare Fundamental Regulations

    1.0

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    • Demonstrate the components of recognizing Medical Necessary Care vs. Clinically Appropriate
    • Identify CMT coding trends and indicators as they relate to medical necessity
    • Properly manage treatment effectiveness for exacerbations and reoccurrences
    • Determine Proper Diagnosis and Assessment for Federal Patients
    • Acknowledge and audit CMT coding ratios to evaluate the potential risk

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 193
    Medicare Mastery Part 2 Complicated Compliance in Medicare

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  • Identify Dually Eligible Individuals (QMB) and Understand How Medicare Works with Medicaid
  • Ascertain the practice’s obligations for QMB patients, regardless of Medicaid participation or coverage
  • Provide accurate and legal advance notice to dually eligible individuals within the new guidelines
  • Recognize the differences between acute, chronic, and maintenance care and how that affects billing and charges
  • Duplicate Medicare financial rules and collections guidance into a process within the practice

  • Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 194
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    • Recognize the key documentation requirements and components required to be eligible to treat Veterans Administration referrals
    • Compose documentation that meets these required VA elements, while avoiding missteps most commonly found in denials and audits
    • Appraise and self-audit the VA process from referral through discharge,
    • Determine key factors known to be often missing, and understand what to do to correct the deficiency
    • Demonstrate the proactive steps to take in treating VA patients from clinical and financial submisisons

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 195
    Documenting Compliantly for Your Audience

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    • Identify missing components before they become critical issues for your practice
    • Determine the basic requirements of documentation for all payer classes
    • Learn to identify payer requirements as part of your documentation standards
    • Understand the key documentation components that boards, auditors and reviewers expect

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 196
    2021 Changes for Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services

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    • Apply the new algorithm to choose your E/M code appropriately using either time or decision making
    • Disucss existing E/M codes were deleted and details on the new Prolonged Service codes
    • Uses the the new process for typical chiropractic evaluations
    • Identify elements that count as Time-Activities and how to calculate appropriately
    • Discuss what it means to do a clinically appropriate history and exam

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 197
    The Clinical and Written Diagnosis Process

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    • Apply the changes in the 2022 ICD-10 code set to the clinical diagnosis process
    • Compare examination findings, couple with history, to select the most appropriate written diagnosis
    • Document within the clinical record your thought process of selecting diagnostic codes
    • Classify diagnoses in order of severity and hierarchy to match projected treatment plan

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 198
    Routine Visits are Often Far from Routine

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    • Properly document “doctor thinking” daily in routine patient visit documentation
    • Recognize the role of the PART documentation process in Routine Office Visit notes
    • Identify and execute the key components of written assessment in daily documentation
    • Recognize aspects of documentation and coding of Route Office Visits (ROV) whether active treatment, preventative maintenance, or wellness care.
    • Distinguish the unique components of Subjective, Objective, Assessment and Plan

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 199
    Documentation and Risk Management - From Medical Necessity to Clinical Appropriateness

    4.0

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    Hour One: Documentation and Compliance Overview, Rules and Regulations

    • Recognize and avoid or correct behavior that is contrary to the rule of “no opt-out for chiropractors”
    • Apply compliance rules set forth by governmental agencies that apply to providers of service to Federally insured patients
    • Demonstrate day-to-day application of guidance on Federal Program and state requirements for coding, billing, and finances
    • Differentiate between active and maintenance care, according to the official Medicare definitions and other third-party guidelines
    • Interpret the four types of risk the Office of Inspector General (HHS) expects providers to focus on with Policy and Procedure, per the OIG Guidance for Small Practices
    • Recognize the limitations of experimental, investigational, and unproven technologies

     Hour Two: Documentation of Initial Visits-New Patients, New Episodes, and New Conditions

    • Identify and apply concepts that differentiate types of initial visits, from new patients to updated episodes
    • Produce documentation of initial visits that comply with board requirements for chiropractors
    • Summarize documentation requirements as they apply to the new initial Evaluation and Management guidelines set forth January 1, 2021
    • Establish medical necessity for your care and know with surety that initial visit documentation is complete
    • Rank complicating factors and contraindications according to priority and include with initial assessment
    • Populate a required treatment plan for care, whether for short- or longer-term care

     Hour Three: Documentation and Case Management for Routine Visits, Preventive Maintenance, and Wellness Care

    • Differentiate between requirements for medically necessary services vs. maintenance which is self-pay
    • Apply primary subluxation vs secondary compensation logic to mitigate risk for the full-spine adjustment
    • Reproduce the key elements of routine chiropractic visits in documentation as set forth by third-party, State and Federal guidelines
    • Interpret functional data to determine stages and levels of care
    • Demonstrate the ability to implement therapeutic withdrawal and to document its results
    • Recognize maximum therapeutic benefit (MTB) and properly document discharge from active treatment

     Hour Four: The Risks Associated Billing and Financial Compliance Regulations

    • Give examples of billing and financial compliance that cross the line of False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Statute violations
    • Apply billing and financial compliance regulations to the day-to-day operations of the practice, including payment and prepayment plans
    • Execute random auditing of charges and collections to meet OIG compliance guidelines
    • Recognize and apply the rules of offering financial hardship discounts
    • Produce advertising that falls within the guidelines of board and federal rules

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Documentation 200
    ICD 10 Documentation

    4.0

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    Hour 1
    • Label the main driver is for “Medical Necessity”, how and why you must communicate this to 3rd party payers
    • List the foundation of coding and be able to apply pertinent ICD10 coding guidelines
    • Discover how correct coding may dictate our strength to 3rd parties and have national implications for our profession.
    • Discuss critical questions of the benefits and risks of our Chiropractic diagnosis codes in the insurance industry.
    • Identify red flags, complicating factors, and have awareness of Risk management when documenting and coding.
    • Identify how insurance companies rank the importance of various diagnoses and its effect on claims’ coverage and processing
    Hour 2
    • Apply critical ICD10 coding Guidelines, like sequencing, Excludes notes, and combination codes.
    • Recall how ICD10 categorizes common NMS diagnoses seen by the DC
    • Appraise the differences between Medicare’s coding guidelines for DC’s and the ICD10 guidelines.
    • Explain Medicare’s definition of medical necessity and produce correct documentation to support it by reviewing the NCD.
    • Solve the documentation issue that leads to incorrect diagnoses.
    • Analyze and print tables (slides) of coding to help you for clinic ASAP
    • Apply the knowledge gained within a visit to correctly document the encounter’s Assessment and diagnosis.
    •  Apply critical thinking to diagnosing and coming up with an appropriate ICD10 code.
    Hour 3
    • Review numerous printable tables that will expand your ICD10 knowledge base of NMS diagnoses.
    • Identify the differences in diagnosing, documenting, then coding numerous spinal disc disorders, spondylopathies and radiculopathies according to medical necessity and ICD10-CM’s categorization.
    • Using clinical examples, discover and demonstrate the appropriate manner of documenting the evolution of changing diagnoses within a Plan.
    • Recognize, document, diagnose and appropriately pair examples of specific etiologies of NMS inflammation with an ICD10 code.
    Hour 4
    • Record, diagnose and code various possibilities of types of the elusive ICD10-CM’s Facet Syndrome, according to Dr. Shapiro.
    • Document and appropriately code for instabilities VS ligament laxity of spine and extremities.
    • Identify Kyphosis as a complicating factor to healing. Then evaluate and code its types, areas and corresponding ICD10 codes.
    • Design a comprehensive list of diagnoses from an MVA, that may help a PI attorney with their demand letter.

    Grant Shapiro, DC

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    Emergency Procedures 101

    Preparing for Common Medical Emergencies


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    • Know how to prepare for a medical emergency
    • Review four emergency medical conditions: Stroke, Heart Attack, Difficulty Breathing, Diabetic Emergencies
    • Recognize the causes, symptoms and signs for these emergencies
    • Understand how to provide the appropriate emergency treatments

    Brett Kinsler, DC

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    Emergency Procedures 102

    Developing an Emergency Preparedness Manual for Your Office and Review CPR Changes


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    • Gain the knowledge to develop an Emergency Preparedness Manual for your office
    • Define crisis management procedures in advance for fires, child abduction, workplace violence, bomb threats and other situations
    • Explain the importance of an emergency continuity plan
    • Recognize why CPR was changed and compare the new rules
    • Perform more effective CPR even before you refresh your certification

    Brett Kinsler, DC

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    Emergency Procedures 103

    Preparing for Altered Mental Status, Burns and Allergic Reactions


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    • Recognize Altered Mental Status and apply the appropriate emergency response
    • Distinguish types of Burns, their mechanisms of injury and pathophysiology
    • Plan for the treatment of burns and the appropriate emergency response
    • Apply and use the Rule of Nines
    • Recognize Allergic Reactions, discuss their pathophysiology and the proper emergency response

    Brett Kinsler, DC

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    Emergency Procedures 104

    Reacting to Emergencies Outside your Office


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    • Identify the most common emergencies that occur on airline flights
    • Describe what may be expected of you in caring for a patient at high altitude
    • Describe what resources and equipment may be available to you as an in flight medical provider
    • Observe important clinical differences seen on examination of patients on airplanes
    • Demonstrate to patients skills to prevent medical emergencies during air travel

    Brett Kinsler, DC

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    Emergency Procedures CA10

    Preparing for Common Emergencies


    1.0

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    • Know how to prepare for a medical emergency
    • Review four emergency medical conditions: Stroke, Heart Attack, Difficulty Breathing, Diabetic Emergencies
    • Recognize the causes, symptoms and signs for these emergencies
    • Understand how to provide the appropriate emergency treatments

    Brett Kinsler, DC

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    Ethics 101

    Ethical Communications


    2.0

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    • Demonstrate the importance of communicating in an ethical manner and what that entails
    • Develop an understanding of what 'spin' is, why it is unethical and how to monitor and minimize/stop it
    • Evaluate the barriers to effective and ethical communication
    • Develop an understanding of exactly what takes place/needs to take place during the provider/client interaction
    • Discover what it is that patients want from their visits to a provider
    • Appraise how to deal with challenging clients and situations
    • Discover how to become a skilled helper by studying the tools of communication
    • Apply listening skills to the provider's repertoire
    • Demonstrate the importance of the impact of nonverbal communication on the caregiver/client relationship
    • Develop, analyze and apply the verbal and nonverbal skills that will help to gather information and support the patient effectively
    • Write an Ethical Communication Protocol (EPC) for your practice


    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Ethics 102

    The Ethics Of The Doctor/Patient Connection - Getting it Right!


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    • Determine how critical it is for us to take excellent are of ourselves
    • Indicate the ways in which we can stay healthy physically, mentally and emotionally
    • Examine the impact of stress on providers
    • Recognize the issue of burnout
    • Demonstrate the fiduciary duty that providers have

    Angelica Redleaf, DC

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    Ethics 103
    Avoiding Inappropriate Contact with Patients

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    • Differentiate between assault and battery
    • Outline various kinds of legal problems that may result from sexual impropriety claims
    • Identify and describe distinctions between innocent flirtatious behavior and sexual misconduct
    • Evaluate possible defenses to sexual misconduct Disciplinary complaints
    • Discuss the applicability of the transference phenomenon to Doctors of Chiropractic

    Jacob Ladenheim, JD

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    Ethics 104
    Professional Boundaries and Ethics for the Business

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    • Recognize the legal and ethical implications of billing, collections, fees, bartering, and financial gain
    • Navigate the tricky waters of appropriate interaction with vendors/suppliers.
    • Understand the fiduciary relationship that governs patient-doctor interactions.
    • Grade your role as the chiropractor in all professional inter-relationships, including staff, patients, peers.
    • Use self-assessment techniques to stay compliant in all areas of ethics and boundaries.

    Kathy Mills Chang, MCS-P, CCPC

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    Ethics 105
    Ethics of Patient Encouragement - The Placebo Effect

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    • Identify legal prohibitions against promising healthcare cures, guaranteeing treatment results, and deceptive patient communication.
    • Distinguish between appropriate and inappropriate communication relating to patients' healthcare prognoses and progress.
    • Explain scientific literature linking patients' mental states with healthcare outcomes.
    • Demonstrate alignment between compliance with states' current patient communication restrictions and instances of patient encouragement that foster mental states favorable to desired healthcare outcomes.
    • Explain office procedures and staff training which are likely to ensure ongoing ethical patient communication and the documentation thereof.

    Peter Van Tyle, Esq

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    Ethics 106
    Dealing with the Inappropriate Patient Ethically and Effectively

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    • Identify challenging/inappropriate patient requests and behaviors encountered by chiropractors.
    • Explain prevention strategies, office procedures and effective responses to inappropriate patient activity.
    • Describe safety concerns associated with a patient's inappropriate acts and communications, as well as ethical principles related thereto.
    • Illustrate legal and ethical issues arising where the doctor/patient relationship is terminated due to inappropriate patient behavior.
    • Analyze how aberrant patient behavior presents risks to staff, the treating doctor, and to fellow patients, and how proper documentation is important in such instances.

    Peter Van Tyle, Esq

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    Ethics 107
    Ethics and Law

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    Hour 1

    • Define Ethics
    • Review various ethical issues recently reported on
    • Identify ethics as related to the whistleblower
    • Discuss Ethical standards specific to laws in various states

    Hour 2

    • Discuss Ethical standards specific to laws in various states (cont’d)
    • Summarize awareness related to anti-discrimination
    • Classify various aspects of professional boundaries and sexual misconduct

    Mario Fucinari, DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC

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    Ethics for Professionals 101

    Morality and Ethics in Professional Practice


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    • Define morality and ethics and distinguish between the two
    • Describe three moralities that health professionals must integrate into their own moral life
    • Identify some major sources of moral beliefs in Western societies
    • Distinguish between an ethical issue and ethical problem
    • List three ways that ethics is useful in everyday professional practice
    • Describe what material cooperation entails
    • Identify some mechanisms available to protect the personal moral convictions of health professionals


    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    Ethics for Professionals 102

    Ethical Problems, Ethical Distress and Ethical Dilemma's


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    • Identify the goal of professional ethics activity.
    • Describe the basic idea of a caring response and some ways this response in a professional relationship is distinguished from expressions of care in other types of relationships.
    • Identify three component parts of any ethical problem.
    • Describe what an agent is and, more importantly, what it is to be a moral agent.
    • Name the three prototypical ethical problems.
    • Describe the role of emotions in ethical distress.
    • Distinguish between two varieties of ethical distress.
    • Compare the fundamental difference between ethical distress and an ethical dilemma.
    • Define ethical paternalism or parentalism.
    • Describe a type of ethical dilemma that challenges a professionals desire (and duty) to treat everyone fairly and equitably.
    • Identify the fundamental difference between distress or dilemma problems and locus of authority problems.
    • Identify four criteria that will assist you in deciding who should assume authority for a specific ethical decision to achieve a caring response.
    • Become familiar with AOTA and APTA Code of Ethics
    • Become familiar with the Guide to Professional Conduct for PT
    • Indiana PTs - become familiar with the IN PT Rules and Practice Act
    • Texas PTs - become familiar with the TX PT Rules and Practice Act
    • Utah PTs - become familiar with the UT PT Rules and Practice Act


    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    Ethics for Professionals 103

    The Analysis of Ethical Problems in Professional Life


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    • Identify six steps in the analysis of ethical problems encountered in everyday professional life and how each plays a part in arriving at a caring response.
    • Describe the central role of narrative and virtue theories in gathering relevant information for a caring response.
    • List four areas of inquiry that will be useful when gathering relevant information to make sure you have the story straight.
    • Describe the role of conduct-related ethical theories and approaches in arriving at a caring response.
    • Describe why imagination is an essential aspect of seeking out the practical alternatives in an ethically challenging situation.
    • Discuss how courage assists you in a caring response.
    • Identify two benefits of taking time to reflect on and evaluate the action afterward.
    • Become familiar with AOTA and APTA Code of Ethics
    • Become familiar with the Guide to Professional Conduct for PT's


    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    Ethics for Professionals 104

    Ethics of Confidential Information


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    • Define the terms confidential information and confidentiality.
    • Identify the relationship of a patient's legal right to privacy with his reasonable expectations regarding confidential information.
    • Describe how the telling and keeping of secrets is relevant to understanding the importance of confidentiality.
    • Discuss the ethical norms involved in keeping and breaking professional confidences.
    • Name five general legal exceptions to the professional standard of practice that confidences should not be broken.
    • Consider practical options that a professional can take when faced with the possibility of breaking a confidence.
    • Discuss some important aspects of documentation that affect confidentiality.
    • Compare ethical issues of confidentiality traditionally conceived with those that have arisen because of computerized medical records and patient care information systems.
    • Describe the key ethical strengths and challenges of the recent U.S. federal regulations related to privacy considerations (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996).
    • Become familiar with AOTA and APTA Code of Ethics
    • Review and become familiar with the TX PT Rules
    • Read case scenarios illustrating ethical decision making


    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    Ethics for Professionals 105

    Informed Consent


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    • Describe three basic legal concepts that led to the doctrine of informed consent.
    • Describe three approaches to determining the disclosure standard for judging that a patient or client has been informed.
    • Discuss three major aspects of the process of obtaining informed consent.
    • Distinguish "general consent" from "special consent" documents.
    • Differentiate between the never-competent and once-competent patient or client and the challenges posed by each in regard to informed consent.
    • Compare informed consent as it is used in health care practice and in human studies research.
    • Describe some considerations one must always take into account to be sure one is being culturally competent and honoring cultural difference when informed consent is the standard.


    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    Evidence Based Outcomes 211

    Cold and Flu - Vaccinations, Green Tea, Zinc, Probiotics and Neti Pots


    2.0

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    • Evaluate the effectiveness of the influenza vaccine in healthy adults and children 
    • Evaluate the effectiveness of the influenza vaccine in the elderly 
    • Evaluate the importance of influenza vaccination in those with recent cardiac events 
    • Explain the key elements in the "Tamiflu Controversy" 
    • Discuss limitations to the Tamiflu research base 
    • Discuss limitations to using zinc for the common cold 
    • Evaluate strengths of study design for pragmatic trials 
    • Discuss the effectiveness of using probiotics for the common cold 

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Evidence Based Outcomes 213
    Critical Appraisal Bootcamp

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Hypothesize situations where being able to critically evaluate research on your own may be particularly important
    • Recall the original definition of evidence-based medicine
    • Identify point-of-care resources for high quality evidence
    • Categorize the evidence-based resources into point-of-care, summaries, syntheses etc.
    • Define “bias” in the context of research studies
    • Discover risk of bias in randomized controlled trials as it relates to unmasking and blinding
    • Paraphrase the meaning of a “straw man” in the context of study design
    • Discover risk of bias in randomized controlled trials as it relates to industry sponsorship, specifically referencing spin, straw man design, selective outcome reporting
    • Identify the aspects of ‘non-specific effects’
    • Define minimal (clinically) important difference
    •  Explain why minimal important differences may be more relevant than p values
    • Apply research findings to the patient in front of you

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Exploring Subluxation Neurology Part 1
    Bridging the Gap Part 1

    8.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • Explore contemporary healthcare issues from the perspective of Robert Lustig, MA and John Abramson, MD.
    • Integrate the relevance of these issues to the chiropractic profession.
    • Evaluate at the concept of evidence-based “medicine,” especially the “randomized controlled trial,” and describe how it applies to the chiropractic profession.
    • Discriminate recent examples of “randomized controlled trials,” especially as related to pain syndromes and opioid drugs.Discusss the importance of the 2021 Nobel Prize for the chiropractic profession and mechanical-based care.
    • Detail the physiology of the Piezo1 mechanical receptor.
    • Introduce the concepts of mechanical function and mechanical neurology.
    • Integrate the importance of the cerebellum to mechanical integrity and mechanical based care.
    • Explain a randomized clinical trial that supports mechanical-based chiropractic care for visceral physiology.
    • Distinguish the basic physiology of the neurotransmitter norepinephrine.
    • State the basic physiology of the neurotransmitter dopamine.
    • Outline the basic physiology of the neurotransmitter serotonin.
    • Integrate the balance of the neurotransmitters dopamine and serotonin.
    • Recite the relationship between the neurotransmitters dopamine, epinephrine and norepinephrine.
    • Explore the concept of Heart Rate Variability (HRV).
    • Integrate upper cervical chiropractic care, spinal chiropractic care, and HRV.

    Dan Murphy, DC, DABCO

    AudioVisual Course

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    Functional Medicine 205
    From outside-in, and Inside-out; The Environment-Intestine-Lung Axis

    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    • Identify the risks and complications of long-term PPI (Proton Pump Inhibition) exposure, complicating factors increasing our risks and their correction, and “best practices” for prescribing this therapy.
    • Demonstrate a hiatal hernia correction technique with a Chiropractic Adjustment
    • Integrate and apply phytotherapy treatment of different causes of dysmotility (SIBO, SIFO, IBD, IBS, neuropathy) based upon identifying key colonocyte target receptors in both TH1 (autoimmune) VS TH2 (allergic) situations.
    • Identify and summarize Metabolic Inflammation, explain its’ triggers, resultant diseases and prescribe treatment for it.
    • Discuss inflammation in the Intestine-Lung axis, apply dietary and lifestyle preventative and corrective treatment.
    • Develop the use of therapeutic “biotics” for asthma, airway inflammation, and atopic disorders,
    • Associate GI and respiratory biodome imbalances with asthma and allergic disorders, and their relationship to allergic sensitization
    • Critique the interaction of the hygiene hypothesis and our “window of opportunity” to prevent asthma and allergic diseases
    • Apply home and office based environmental therapy to help limit daily allergic exposure, allergy and asthma reactions.

    Grant Shapiro, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Functional Medicine 206
    Disease and the Mind Body Connection

    3.0

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    Hour 1:

    • Discuss PNI and its relationship to musculoskeletal conditions
    • Review the interaction of the Hippocampus-Pituitary-Adrenal axis with PNI and its effect on musculoskeletal conditions Discuss clinical approach to managing these syndromes

    Hour 2:       

    • Explain what factors affect the baby boomer population
    • Establish Patient education and doctor patient relationship
    • Establish protocols to improve treatment outcomes

    Hour 3:

    • Mind over matter- how the brain and neuropathways affect musculoskeletal conditions
    • Describe cellular structure connections
    • Evaluate patients with musculoskeletal conditions and consider the effect of the mind, body, cellular and neurological alterations manifesting of these conditions.

    Michelle Binkowski, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine 207
    Leaky Gut Syndrome

    1.0

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    • Identify the Importance of the Microbiome in Leaky Gut Syndrome
    • Examples of symptoms of Leaky Gut Syndrome
    • Discuss the health conditions caused by Leaky Gut Syndrome
    • Breakdown the causes of Leaky Gut Syndrome
    • Explain Nutritional Therapies used to heal Leaky Gut Syndrome

    Michael Epitropoulos, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine 208
    Glutathione Therapy

    1.0

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    • Explain the importance of Glutathione as a Nutritional Therapy.
    • Demonstrate the Symptoms of Alzheimer’s, Liver dysfunction, Lung conditions and Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat conditions and the benefits of Glutathione therapy in each case.
    • Discuss abstracts that illustrate the benefits of Glutathione therapy in Alzheimer’s, Liver and lung dysfunction and conditions of the Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat.
    • Illustrate the primary benefit of Glutathione therapy for Alzheimer’s and conditions of the liver, lung and ears, eyes, nose, and throat.
    • List the primary precursors for Glutathione in the body.

    Michael Epitropoulos, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine 209
    Evaluating and Addressing Common Chronic Patient Conditions - Part One

    3.0

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    • Simplify the progressive cause-effect relationship of disease from biochemical imbalances to physiological disturbances to cellular/organ degeneration to disease manifestation
    • Identify the five primary underlying etiologies of virtually all chronic degenerative disease
    • Analyze the most common antecedents and triggers that predispose your patients to disease
    • Devise an evaluation algorithm that efficiently guides your testing recommendations
    • Discover novel in-office testing procedures that cost-effectively demonstrate patients’ nutrient insufficiencies; unmanaged stress; toxic burden; and sleep “debt”
    • Evaluate Heart Rate Variability test results to easily measure and demonstrate patients’ stress adaptability as well as their response to treatment modalities
    • Discriminate the meaningful information gleaned from Bio-Impedance Analysis (BIA) testing for monitoring your patients’ health restoration progress
    • Interpret evaluation results to efficiently identify which primary factors are contributing to your patients’ health challenges
    • Prioritize treatment plans that address both short-term goals (symptomatic relief) and long-term goals (correction, stabilization and prevention)
    • Distinguish which nutraceuticals best support patient needs based on history, exam, testing and symptomatology
    • Communicate the functional medicine model of health and disease with your patients with greater clarity and ease

    Richard Powers, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine 209 - 212
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Functional Medicine 209 through 212.

    Richard Powers, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine 210
    Evaluating and Addressing Common Chronic Patient Conditions - Part Two

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Design an efficient and cost-effective approach to evaluating your patients’ underlying health challenges
    • Select key questions to ask your patients (consultation, history, questionnaires) to hone-in on their principal underlying imbalances
    • Discover in-office, economical evaluation tools to efficiently reveal key diagnostic clues
    • Create a systematic decision-making process that directs your testing recommendations
    • Devise a practical and effective formula to skillfully evaluate gut health (dysbiosis), adrenal imbalance, blood sugar dysregulation (dysglycemia); oxidative stress; methylation defects; thyroid insufficiency; and sex hormone imbalances
    • Generate a logical treatment sequence to competently treat the fundamental underlying conditions revealed in your evaluation
    • Differentiate which nutraceuticals best support and rebalance underlying physiological imbalances.

    Richard Powers, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine 211
    A Practical Approach to Implementing Clinical Detoxification Programs in Your Practice

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Identify the appropriate candidates (patients) for a detoxification program
    • Effectively communicate the need for detoxification support
    • Ensure a safe and comfortable detoxification experience
    • Establish realistic expectations - for you and your patient
    • Measure the outcome of your patient’s detoxification using novel, in-office, cost-effective evaluation procedures
    • Generate 14 and 21 day detoxification programs
    • Devise detoxification programs for various levels of patient commitment and participation
    • Easily and readily respond to common patient questions and concerns about detoxification
    • Address post-detoxification clinical considerations and directions

    Richard Powers, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine 212
    Supporting Your Patients Before, During, and After a Cancer Diagnosis

    3.0

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    • Identify the most common pre-disposing factors for the initiation of cancer
    • Design a screening protocol to evaluate cancer risk factors
    • Discover specific evaluation procedures that identify biochemical imbalances indicative of cancer risk
    • Interpret specialized laboratory test results that portray a physiological environment conducive to cancer promotion
    • Devise treatment strategies shown to reverse cancer related imbalances
    • Hone diagnostic skills by reviewing and analyzing a series of patient case studies, inclusive of history, exam findings, lab test results
    • Develop safe and effective treatment recommendations for some of the more common chronic degenerative conditions, e.g., thyroid imbalances, chronic fatigue, inflammatory bowel disease

    Richard Powers, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine and Nutrition Virtual Classroom 201 - 210
    10-Course Basic Certificate Program

    21.0

    $795.00 USD

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    • This course contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Functional Medicine and Nutrition Virtual Classroom 201 through 210

    NCCAOM Providers:  By registering for this course, I understand that the information in this course presented by the Provider and/orInstructor(s) is for educational purposes only and should only be applied with appropriateclinical judgment and used by a trained and licensed practitioner. Governmental laws andregulations vary from region to region and the contents of this course vary in permissibleusage. The participant is required to check their local, state, and federal laws and regulationsregarding the practice requirements and scope of practice issues and the use of theinformation of this course including, but not limited to, theory, herbal medicine, andacupuncture. I acknowledge that NCCAOM does not endorse any specific treatment regimensof any kind. Furthermore, if I use any modalities or treatments taught in this course, I agree towaive, release, indemnify, discharge, and covenant not to sue NCCAOM from and against anyliability, claims, demands, or causes of action whatsoever, arising out of any injury, loss, ordamage that a person may sustain related to the use of the information in this course. I understand that this Release is governed by the laws of District of Columbia, U.S.A. and shallsurvive the termination or expiration of this course.

    This package course includes a FREE 1 hour Bonus course:  The GI Microbiome and Autoimmunity: Case Studies

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    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Functional Medicine and Nutrition Virtual Classroom 216
    Nutritional Genomics of Autoimmunity and Chronic Inflammation

    2.0

    $95.00 USD

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    Hour 1:

    • Summarize the differences between genomics, genetics, and epigenetics
    • Illustrate how genomics can affect risk and outcomes in auto-immune and inflammatory conditions
    • Interpret relative function of genes based on presence of relevant SNPs
    • Identify genes and SNPS involved in autoimmune disease and chronic inflammation
    • Assess Dietary, Lifestyle and Herb/Nutrient recommendations based on genomics

     Hour 2:

    • Apply nutritional genomics in autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
    • Outline basic disease pathogenesis in autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
    • Explain which genes and SNPs are relevant depending on the clinical scenario
    • Assess other contributors to chronic inflammation and autoimmune disease

    NCCAOM Providers:  By registering for this course, I understand that the information in this course presented by the Provider and/orInstructor(s) is for educational purposes only and should only be applied with appropriateclinical judgment and used by a trained and licensed practitioner. Governmental laws andregulations vary from region to region and the contents of this course vary in permissibleusage. The participant is required to check their local, state, and federal laws and regulationsregarding the practice requirements and scope of practice issues and the use of theinformation of this course including, but not limited to, theory, herbal medicine, andacupuncture. I acknowledge that NCCAOM does not endorse any specific treatment regimensof any kind. Furthermore, if I use any modalities or treatments taught in this course, I agree towaive, release, indemnify, discharge, and covenant not to sue NCCAOM from and against anyliability, claims, demands, or causes of action whatsoever, arising out of any injury, loss, ordamage that a person may sustain related to the use of the information in this course. I understand that this Release is governed by the laws of District of Columbia, U.S.A. and shallsurvive the termination or expiration of this course.

    Rob Boyd, ND, CNS

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Gastroenterology 201
    Fecal Microbial Transplant Research Review

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Summarize the current state of legal status and research on fecal microbial transplants (FMT)
    • Describe the state of research of FMT for irritable bowel syndrome
    • Describe the state of research of FMT for hepatic encephalopathy
    • Describe the state of research of FMT for antibiotic associated diarrhea/dysbiosis
    • Describe the state of research of FMT for ulcerative colitis
    • Describe the state of research of FMT for Clostridium difficile infection
    • Describe the state of research of FMT for autism



    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Gastroenterology 203
    The Leaky Gut

    1.0

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    • Define leaky gut
    • Recall basic histology/molecular biology involved in leaky gut
    • List conditions associated with leaky gut
    • Compare diagnostic tools in the differential diagnosis of leaky gut
    • Recite how the lactulose mannitol test works
    • List therapeutic interventions for leaky gut

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Gastroenterology 204
    Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

    2.0

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    Hour 1
    • Define Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) 
    • List common causes/ associations/risk factors of SIBO
    • Recall the various estimates of SIBO prevalence
    • Explain why SIBO prevalence estimates vary
    • Describe the trajectory of SIBO research over the past decades
    Hour 2
    • Explain the limitations of using breath tests for the diagnosis of SIBO compared to other alternatives.
    • Describe the specific issues with glucose-based breath tests for SIBO diagnosis.
    • Describe the specific issues with lactulose-based breath tests for SIBO diagnosis.
    • Critique the North American consensus document on breath testing for SIBO

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Gastroenterology 205
    IBS/SIBO Research

    2.0

    $40.00 USD

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    • Implement the 2020 ACG Guidelines as it relates to breath testing for patients with IBS.
    • Implement the 2020 ACG Guidelines as it relates to breath testing for patients taking PPIs.
    • Discriminate between normal and abnormal ppm of H2S on a breath test.
    • Contrast between the microbial diversity of the small intestine in those with and without SIBO.
    • Identify the aberrant organism most associated with SIBO in the REIMAGINE study.
    • Implement the 2020 ACG Guidelines as it relates to testing IBS patients for food sensitivities.
    • Implement the 2020 ACG Guidelines as it relates to the use of low FODMAP diets in IBS patients.
    • Select the Gut Directed Hypnotherapy regimen associated with the largest effect size.
    • Explain the need for GRADE within the context of Guideline development.
    • Critique a guideline using the AGREE-II criteria.
    • Define the concepts of pre- and post-test probability.
    • Calculate a post-test probability.

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Gastroenterology 207
    Proton Pump Inhibitors for Barret's Esophagus

    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Recall the pathophysiology of the progression of Barrett’s esophagus to adenocarcinoma
    • Implement the 2022 ACG guidelines on the use of PPIs for Barrett’s esophagus
    • Evaluate the conclusions from the three competing meta-analyses on PPIs for Barrett’s
    • Apply relative risk reduction calculations to the determination of the benefit of PPIs for Barrett’s

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Gastroenterology 208
    Handheld Device for SIBO

    2.0

    $40.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Distinguish what gases are measured with Aire versus Aire2
    • Judge the diagnostic agreement between Quintron and Aire devices in patients suspected of having SIBO
    • Map the relationship between ‘fermentation scores’ and ppm
    • Illustrate how you could use the Aire device to conduct formal SIBO breath tests

    Hour 2

    • Extrapolate hydrogen levels in the background of high methane
    • Compare and contrast the pros and cons of using the Aire device
    • Implement the clinician dashboard for breath testing
    • Clarify why CO2 levels are not needed for Aire

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 101
    Exercise Effects on Wound Healing, Balance, Depression, and Anxiety in Older Adults

    1.0

    $22.00 USD

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    • 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

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 102
    Mitochondrial Degeneration, Dysfunction and Oxidative Stress

    1.0

    $22.00 USD

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    • 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

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 103
    Breaking down the biomechanical and biochemical aspects of longevity

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • 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

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 104

    Psychology of mind/body as it relates to improvement of patient results


    3.0

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    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

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 105

    Nutrition for the aging population


    3.0

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    • 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

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 106

    Therapeutic clinical solutions to common geriatric conditions


    3.0

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    • 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

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 107

    Clinical Care and Risk of Falls


    1.0

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    • 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

    Downloadable Course in PDF
    Journal Article Review
    Text

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Geriatrics 108
    Older & Bolder: Chiropractic Care for Healthy Aging

    8.0

    $160.00 USD

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    • Summarize the United Nations (UN) Decade of Healthy Aging and its initiatives
    • Describe challenges specific to conducting clinical research on older patients
    • Examine epidemiological trends and opportunities related to an aging population
    • Define agism and elderspeak
    • Explore relevant concepts of, and goals for, healthy aging
    • Outline relevant clinical considerations for aging patients in a chiropractic practice
    • Specify red flags in older patients that would warrant clinical referral
    • Assess general function in elderly patients using simple clinical tests
    • Examine our unique clinical opportunities (and challenges) relating to providing chiropractic care for older patients
    • Recognize the clinical impact of multi-site pain in elderly patients
    • Cite existing data on chiropractic care patterns for older patients
    • Summarize and critique the existing body of research on chiropractic care for spinal conditions in older patients
    • Explore the relationship between hip and spine function in elderly patients
    • Integrate existing literature pertaining to the patient experience and understand what matters to them
    • Summarize best practices for providing chiropractic care for older patients
    • Discuss the rational use of imaging in chiropractic practice
    • Define osteoarthritis and review the societal impact of this condition
    • Identify risk factors for the development of osteoarthritis
    • Outline our current state of knowledge on the pathophysiology and diagnosis of osteoarthritis
    • Appraise the state of the evidence regarding general treatment recommendations for osteoarthritis
    • Explore the scientific literature regarding various treatment modalities for osteoarthritis
    • Recognize the value of exercise for managing osteoarthritis
    • Critique the literature regarding common medical interventions for osteoarthritis
    • Define lumbar spinal stenosis and review the societal impact of this condition
    • Classify pathognomonic signs and symptoms of lumbar spinal stenosis
    • Differentiate lumbar spinal stenosis from other clinical conditions
    • Breakdown the evolving evidence relating to the management of lumbar spinal stenosis
    • Discover the important role chiropractic can play in the treatment of lumbar spinal stenosis
    • Outline our current state of knowledge on the pathophysiology and diagnosis of degenerative cervical (spondylotic) myelopathy
    • Recognize the importance of identifying this pathology in aging patients to facilitate appropriate care

    Shawn Thistle, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Got Documentation 201
    The Problem Oriented Medical Record - Taking a Great History

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Discuss ethical standards of insurance reporting and coding
    • Illustrate how documentation can affect state board complaints
    • Discuss why insurance companies file complaints against chiropractors
    • Discuss why patients file board complaints against chiropractors
    • Define the Problem Oriented Medical Record (POMR)
    • Illustrate taking a thorough history using the OPQRST method
    • Discuss the components of the ortho/neuro exam

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Got Documentation 202
    Medical Necessity - Determining the Justification of Treatment

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Discuss the misrepresentation of certain orthopedic tests
    • Illustrate sensitivity and specificity of orthopedic tests
    • Define the 2021 changes to Evaluation and Management codes
    • Discuss the differences between using time vs. medical decision making for E/M
    • Distinguish between subjective and objective outcome assessments Illustrate methods of proving medical necessity
    • Illustrate the CMS requirements of chiropractic documentation
    • Illustrate condition-specific functional outcome questionnaires
    • Define the A of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Define the R of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Illustrate the different methods of evaluating spinal range of motion
    • Define the T of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Describe the timing of the first re-assessment
    • Demonstrate proper coding for range of motion measurements
    • Describe the P.A.R.T. format of documentation
    • Define the P of P.A.R.T. from Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services
    • Describe the concept of outcome assessments in clinical practice

    Recommend to take course 201 prior to this course.

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Got Documentation 203
    Assessment and Plan - The required elements of an Assessment and justification of therapeutic procedures, including CMT

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Illustrate different outcome assessments for the T of P.A.R.T
    • Demonstrate the POMR and P.A.R.T. formats for the initial patient encounter
    • Integrate the POMR and P.A.R.T. formats for subsequent patient encounters
    • Discuss proper diagnosing in notes and on a claim form
    • Define the short, moderate and long-term diagnoses for Medicare
    • Define proper Assessments
    • Illustrate how to determine an assessment for each condition
    • Illustrate complicating factors that can be documented for each condition

    Recommend to take courses 201 and 202 prior to this course.

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

    No CE Required
    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Got Documentation 204
    Personal Injury - How to properly and ethically manage a traumatically injured patient

    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Illustrate the two types of Plan
    • Discuss common therapeutic modalities
    • Demonstrate proper documentation for time-based codes
    • Illustrate how to document measurable treatment goals
    • Describe the red flags of a record review
    • Demonstrate the determination of causation for a motor vehicle collision
    • Discuss the different mechanisms of injury for motor vehicle collisions
    • Discuss some of the key value drivers of Colossus
    • Discuss the difference between impairment and disability
    • Illustrate the determination of the end of justifiable treatment
    • Define the main components of an impairment evaluation
    • Illustrate Duties Under Duress and Loss of Enjoyment
    • Illustrate the important diagnoses for personal injury cases
    • Define the 5 Colossus prognoses
    • Demonstrate the 5 grades of injury severity for the Croft Guidelines for the Treatment of CAD Injuries

    Recommend to take courses 201, 202 and 203 prior to this course.

    Gregg Friedman, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 201
    HIPAA Compliance & Cybersecurity: How they catch you off guard and what they demand you produce!

    1.0

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    • Prepare to manage and document protocols, for litigation protection, in a crisis, such as Covid.
    • Discover how to avoid a HIPAA investigation and becoming a ‘HIPAA statistic’, often by surprise.
    • Operate an office with protocols to avoid ransom ware and other Cyber-attacks.
    • Complete a HIPAA program to be prepared for document production, demanded by the government, when a complaint (or even a simple inquiry) is made by a patient, peer, or ex-employee.

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 202
    Required HIPAA policies and required OIG self-audits for those who treat Medicare patients

    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Prepare for the required OIG compliance program, required for all who treat one of more Medicare patients per year.
    • Aid in understanding and preparing required written documented policies under the HIPAA law.
    • Identify what thieves do with stolen patient information.
    • Discover what is included in a comprehensive table of contents for a HIPAA compliance program.
    • Describe the type and number of complaints against doctors and their often surprise origins
    • Use of required accounting logs

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 203
    What to do if you are ever notified you are under investigation or audit and the new ONC law requirements

    1.0

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    • Classifying what you say and when, when notified of an investigation or audit, to avoid saying the wrong thing and complicating your case.
    • Examine what every office must do, regarding the ONC law, to deliver patient records electronically if so requested, even if you don’t have computers.
    • Show a step-by-step approach to responding to the government in the event of a breach, investigation, or audit.
    • Solve the puzzle as to avoiding audits and compliance investigations.

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 204
    NO Surprises Law and latest from the Washington DC HIPAA and cybersecurity symposiums

    1.0

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    • Explain tele-health pros and cons.
    • Categorize the risks that lead to being turned in for violations, often not knowing you were doing anything wrong.
    • Point out the most common HIPAA scams that involve impersonating a federal official.
    • Examine the parts of the HIPAA law that enforcers are enforcing and those parts they are not enforcing.

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 205
    No Risk analysis and no ISARs equals maximum HIPAA fines

    1.0

    $20.00 USD

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    • Discover how to conduct the required ISAR (information system activity review) that leads to maximum fines if not completed.
    • Aid you and/or your staff in conducting the required risk analysis that leads to maximum fines, if not completed.
    • Prepare an electronic device maintenance schedule to protect yourself relative to data breaches.
    • Examine how to reduce your exposure to HIPAA fines.

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 206
    Required Data Security and Fee Compliance

    1.0

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    • Discover illegal fee structures and the legal options that do exist.
    • Prepare the four requirements relative to the notice of patient privacy policy.
    • Generate a legally required BAA process for every individual or company with whom you share or provide access to your patient data.
    • Discuss the requirements for data recover and emergency mode operations under HIPAA.

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 207
    Medicare Compliance, ABN Form and Additional HIPAA Policies

    1.0

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    • Prepare a protocol for creating required policies under HIPAA.
    • Assess the risks of seeing Medicare patients with inadequate use of the ABN form.
    • Operate proper procedures to appropriately use the ABN form in a Medicare practice.
    • Summarize the Ohio workers’ compensation requirements that elevate chiropractic and put restrictions upon spinal surgeons.

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Government HIPAA and Cybersecurity Compliance 208
    Required Staff Training, Physical Plant Audit and Disciplinary Policies

    1.0

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    • Generate proper staff training to meet HIPAA requirements.
    • Examine the pitfalls around a physical plant audit and what you must do to avoid them.
    • Completing a required disciplinary policy that will pass an investigation.
    • Classify the little-known training requirements above and beyond the ‘annual HIPAA training’.

    Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    HIPAA 201
    Security Risk Assessment - A Key Component of HIPAA Risk Management

    1.0

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    • Identify ePHI assets within the clinic and assess exposure to threats and vulnerabilities
    • Understand how to create an action plan and implement Security Safeguards
    • Recognize the components of the Risk Assessment that must be considered when developing policies and procedures

    Jill Foote - Healthcare IT Specialist

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    HIPAA 202

    Security Risk Management- A HIPAA Requirement


    1.0

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    • Manage Risk Assignments and assign Target Dates to comply with federal requirements
    • Audit Risk Factors that may be present
    • Manage Security Events that may come up during the course of everyday workflow
    • Set up Workforce Security Standards to be complied with by all team members
    • Ongoingly Monitor Security Safeguards to ensure the integrity of your data and minimize risk

    Jill Foote - Healthcare IT Specialist

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    HIPAA 203

    Getting a Handle on HIPAA Privacy


    1.0

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    • Recognize PHI Identifiers- Know what you are looking for
    • Identify important components of the Notice of Privacy Practices and how it puts the patient in the driver seat
    • Execute, track and audit Business Associate Agreements
    • Apply the rules of Patient Authorizations regarding when TPO applies

    Jill Foote - Healthcare IT Specialist

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    HIPAA 205
    Understanding Your Patient's Rights ? Avoid HIPAA Privacy Violations

    1.0

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    • Summarize some of the key components of HIPAA Privacy Rule.
    • Breakdown what a compliant Notice of Privacy Practice should look like.
    • Summarize HIPAA Use & Disclosure- the often-overlooked portion of Notice of Privacy Practice
    • Demonstrate how to respond to a patient’s request for a copy of their medical record.
    • Determine how to avoid a Right of Access violation.

    Jill Foote - Healthcare IT Specialist

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    HIPAA Training CA62
    2.0

    $24.00 USD

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    • Discuss the History of HIPAA
    • Understanding Terminology of HIPAA i.e.: PHI, IIHI, NPP, TPO, NPI, EIN, EDI, etc.
    • Understand covered entities vs. non-covered entities
    • Understand what HIPAA truly means to a practice and does everyone have to comply
    • Understand what Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), code sets, identifiers, security and privacy
    • Understand the Privacy Rule, Patient Consent Form, Notice of Privacy Practices, Patient Authorization, Business Associate Agreements, Appointments of Privacy Officers and Staff training
    • Understand patient rights as it pertains to access of their medical information, records and your practice etc.
    • Understand and feel confident about HIPAA Guidelines

    Paul Sherman, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    History Taking CA70
    Taking a Proper History

    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    • Interview a patient using the skills of the patient-centered interview
    • Elicit from patients their stories of illness, while pursuing the broader life setting in which symptoms occur
    • Elicit from patients key information in their medical, family, and psychosocial histories
    • Recognize and respond appropriately to a patient’s emotions as they are expressed
    • Support and encourage expression of patients’ emotions
    • Critically assess one’s own performance and use of interviewing skill
    • Develop interpersonal skills enabling the establishment of long-term relationships with patients.

    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    Hydrotherapy and Spa Applications
    1.0

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    • Define hydrotherapy, cryotherapy, spa and thermotherapy
    • List 3 advantages/disadvantages of heat and cold
    • Identify the Hunting Response
    • List the three physical states of water
    • Identify guidelines to ensure safe application of hydrotherapy methods
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    Paul Powers, DC, DABCN

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    Infectious Disease 101
    Evidence Based Decontamination for Manual Providers

    1.0

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    • Define the terminology of decontamination, disinfection and sterilization in a clinical setting.
    • Explain the basis of universal precautions and its implementation
    • Discuss the latest research and evidence for risk of treatment table contamination in chiropractic and manual therapy offices.
    • Learn the recommended evidence based disinfection methods of clinician hands, tables and equipment for manual providers.
    • Identify the Spaulding Classification System for disinfection and sterilization of patient care items and equipment.


    Brett Kinsler, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Infectious Disease 103
    Infectious Disease: Keeping Safe During COVID

    1.0

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    • Describe the symptoms of COVID-19 and differences between it and influenza
    • Explain the chiropractic response to COVID-19
    • Propose workflow changes to staff, space and treatment in response to the current pandemic
    • Demonstrate proper mask use and instruct others in the process of wearing and removing masks
    • Categorize the types of equipment necessary for cleaning and disinfecting your space and equipment and recall methods to do so

    Brett Kinsler, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 201
    Revolutionary Wellness - An Integrative Approach to Health

    8.0

    $160.00 USD

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  • Utilize reproducible, implementable protocols in your practice
  • Apply neurodynamic tests and corrective laser protocols
  • Assess and understand traumatic brain injuries (concussion, neurodegenerative diseases)
  • Summarize strategies to initiate the positive impact of gut health on the musculoskeletal system
  • Elucidate the science of the different types of fasting
  • Discuss the breakthrough technique for non-invasive fat reduction
  • Apply clinical breakthroughs in the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries
  • Appreciate new laser research and its clinical applicability
  • Assess intestinal and blood-brain dysfunctions
  • Perform laser applications

  • Disclosure Statement:  This course is jointly sponsored by Erchonia

    Robert Silverman, DC, DABCN, DCBCN

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 202
    Vitality - Management of Common Clinical Syndromes

    8.0

    $160.00 USD

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    • Integrate infection, evolution, immunity, inflammation, fibrosis, blood flow, mitochondria, ATP, oxidative stress, and DNA.
    • Integrate mechanical integrity in gravity, weight, load, levers, posture, mechanoreception, mechanotransduction, mechanobiology, tensegrity, neurology, blood flow, and DNA.
    • Justify high vegetable, low lectin, low glycemic dietary habits, and their influence on physiology.
    • Summarize problems with refined carbohydrates, monosodium glutamate, aspartame, and chemical toxins.
    • Support high intensity interval training, weight lifting, brain derived neurotrophic factor, human growth hormone, and interleukin-10.
    • Explain the biphasic nature of laser photon therapy, wavelength, frequency, speed of light, fluence, penetration, secondary and primary physiological influences.
    • Develop the relationship between mitochondria, free radicals, ATP, cytochrome c oxidase enzyme, and laser photon therapy
    • Justify why all people need between 5-8 different supplements and explain why.
    • Diagram a protocol for influencing immunology and the brain through the intestinal tract; integrating the vagus nerve and the nucleus tractus solitarius.
    • Integrate a protocol for brain function that discusses trauma, degenerative, and vascular compromise.
    • Demonstrate a protocol for chronic low back pain that integrates the intervertebral disc, posture, mechanics, exercise, and laser therapy.
    • Support a protocol for acute whiplash that includes applying controlled motion and anti-inflammation strategies.
    • Apply a protocol for remodeling scar tissue and the fibrosis of repair.

    Disclosure Statement:  This course is jointly sponsored by Erchonia

    Dan Murphy, DC, DABCO

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 203
    Performance Optimization - Improving Outcomes through Clinical Analysis

    8.0

    $160.00 USD

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    • Review common conditions and how low-level laser affects treatment outcome
    • Describe the Opioid Epidemic
    • Discuss Low Level Laser Therapy FDA Clearances
    • Analyze FDA Study details and research validation
    • Perform myotome Testing - Neck and Shoulder 
    • Utilize 635 nm red correction
    • Perform Myotome Testing - Neck and Shoulder
    • Utilitze 405 nm FDA Clearance correction
    • Utilize 405 nm identifying hidden weaknesses
    • Demonstrate Soft tissue/percussion - Neck and Shoulder
    • Explain laser physics at a cellular level
    • Perform myotome Testing - Low Back 
    • Utilize 635 nm red correction
    • Demonstrate Soft tissue/percussion - Lower back
    • Discuss Low Level Laser Therapy FDA Clearance Plantar Fasciitis
    • Utilize rehabilitation - Slant Board / Calf Master
    • Identify normal vs abnormal length and strengthen the low physical capacity related to foot/knee symptoms of the patient
    • Recite PubMed studies in regard to the health benefits of scoring and improving structure and soft tissue
    • Examine how your physical capacity score predicts Activities of Daily Living and health outcomes
    • Discuss a neuro-mechanical treatment approach
    • Provide nutritional support for your patients

    Disclosure Statement:  This course is jointly sponsored by Erchonia

    Jerome Rerucha DC, CSCS, CHPS

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 205
    Advanced Pediatric Care - Integrative Wellness for Children

    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • Apply Laser Basics with Pediatric Care
    • Update on Skeletal Development
    • Outline the Safety of Laser with Growth Plates
    • Discuss Laser Basics and Brain Development
    • Describe Brain Development
    • Integrate Neurologic rehabilitation with Laser
    • Describe Fetal Development in utero
    • Discuss Infection risk
    • Integrate Laser and bi-stable infection balance
    • Summarize Pediatric Obesity
    • Apply Laser therapy and body re-composition
    • Integrate laser treatments with laboratory assessment in children
    • Integrate laser into clinical pediatric practice

    Marc Funderlich Jr, BPS, DC, CCS

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 207
    Get Back in the Game Body Recalibration through Laser Therapy

    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • Summarize the volume of research that led to the USSR implementing laser by 1974 as standard care
    • Summarize the differences between LEDs and different classes of lasers
    • Discover which wavelength was preferred by the Soviets, and also has 18 of the 21 FDA clearances • Utilize case studies to support that this is not a placebo
    • Summarize the results of the level 1, double blind study that showed a 635 nm class 2 laser was more effective than opioids for chronic low back pain of a minimum duration of 8 years
    • Discover how to easily integrate laser therapy into an existing practice for better patient outcomes
    • contrast the difference in clearances and uses for a class 4 laser vs a class 2 laser for chronic condition for better implementation into treatment protocols
    • illustrate treatment applications and contraindications with videos and pictures
    • identify the injuries that respond to laser therapy and the research that supports them
    • generate a treatment plan with lasers for each condition describedCcontrast the effectiveness of different types of lasers and NSAIDS and Opioids vs laser
    • Illustrate techniques via video/pictures
    • Identify the specific pathways that research has shown that laser can be beneficial for support of these conditions when applied transcranially
    • Classify which conditions are contraindications and which types of lasers are contraindicated transcranially
    • Summarize the findings on the autism study and its submission to the FDA for review
    • Summarize what occurs on a cellular level after a concussion, and what occurs when laser is applied and nutrients are utilizedClassify which injuries and conditions respond well to low level laser
    • Illustrate set up methods and treatment protocols for several conditions
    • Utilize case studies with video/picture demonstrations
    • Summarize the studies that showed improvement from laser therapy in performance metrics like muscle strength, endurance, and recovery
    • Discuss the studies that show a 25 to 35% faster recovery for several sports injuries and auto accident injuries when laser therapy is applied
    • Determine how to use laser therapy with athletes in the office both for injuries and for performance enhancement

    Kirk Gair, DC, IDE

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 209
    Core Strategies for Systemic Inflammation and Chronic Pain

    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    • Identify the common threads of most health challenges that patients are currently presenting with in our offices.
    • Examine the facets and protocols that are most effective for mitochondrial dysfunction, systemic inflammation, and chronic pain syndromes.
    • Apply practical applications of Low Level Laser Therapy or photobiomodulation for the improvement of mitochondrial dysfunction, reducing systemic inflammatory cascades, and improving overall quality of life.
    • Integrate the most researched skill sets and protocols to achieve powerful results.
    • Test inflammatory markers to determine proper treatment protocols and efficacy.
    • Compare the level of weakness for brachial and lumbar plexus before and after treatments.
    • Measure the degree of neuroinflammation and its impact on cerebellar function with the sway test.
    • Assess cognitive decline accurately with Montreal cognitive assessment form and specific lab
    • Application of Low Level Laser Therapy to chronic pain syndromes of the plantar fascia.
    • Solve the issue of chronic pain with FDA approved Low Level Laser Therapy
    • Predict the recovery time for specific conditions for treatment plan accuracy.
    • Utilize and blend these proven methods to take your confidence and clinical outcomes to a higher level.

    Andre J Camelli, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 210
    Personal Injury for Busy Providers

    6.0

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    • Recognize areas of risk and liability within Personal Injury cases
    • Identify common med-legal concerns
    • Recognize various important components associated with the Personal Injury history
    • Improve the accuracy and thoroughness of the initial Personal Injury history
    • Examine and document common Personal Injury traumatic injuries 
    • Create a plan to minimize patient risk and improve provider outcomes
    • Recognize the versatility and benefits of low level laser therapy for musculoskeletal injuries  
    • Develop clinical protocols for low lever laser application and documentation for musculoskeletal injuries  
    • Recognize conditions, injuries and symptoms requiring advanced imaging 
    • Apply diagnostics and humanize trauma cases
    • Discover the importance and relevance of Personal Injury case management 
    • Identify opportunities for improved clinical decision making and case management

    S. Scott Tauber,DC,DABCO,CPC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 211
    Get Back in the Game Body Recalibration through Laser Therapy Part 2

    6.0

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    • Summarize the differences between the effects of 635 nm laser and 405 nm laser
    • Illustrate effective protocols with the laser and exercises to support each condition
    • Discuss case studies to demonstrate potential therapeutic outcomes
    • Summarize the results of the level 1, double blind study that showed the effectiveness of class 2 635 nm for chronic pain and inflammation
    • Discuss how inflammation can lead to many chronic musculoskeletal conditions that affect people in the United States
    • Use lab testing to identify inflammation
    • Illustrate treatment applications and contraindications
    • Identify the conditions that respond to laser therapy for support, the research that supports them, and to identify which conditions are either not supported with laser therapy or are contraindicated
    • Aggregate which class of lasers can be used for support and which are contraindicated
    • Generate a treatment plan with lasers for different musculoskeletal conditions
    • Categorize the negative impacts of scar tissue on range of motion, pain, and function
    • Classify which conditions are contraindications and which types of lasers are contraindicated 
    • Summarize the changes that occur in scar tissue and when movement of tissue or a joint triggers pain for a prolonged period
    • Apply low level laser to musculoskeletal injuries that respond well to low level laser
    • Summarize the studies that have been published on PubMed for these conditions being supported with lasers
    • Set up methods and treatment protocols for several conditions
    • Summarize the studies that showed improvement from laser therapy in performance metrics like muscle strength, endurance, and recovery
    • Comprehend the studies that show a 25 to 35% faster recovery for several sports injuries and auto accident injuries when laser therapy is applied
    • Use laser therapy with athletes in the office both for injuries and for performance enhancement by rehabilitating their balance and coordination with lasers

    Kirk Gair, DC, IDE

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 212
    Create life-changing initiatives with Chiropractic, Lasers, Nutrition and Exercise

    6.0

    $120.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Breakdown the implications of inflammation on epigenetics and relate inflammation to genetic damage and musculoskeletal disease.
    • Develop a plan for clinical anti-inflammatory protocols

    Hour 2

    • Interpret blood chemistry markers related to inflammation, and translate into laymen’s terms for patient understanding.
    • Devise office strategies for obtaining blood chemistry markers, delivering the report of findings to the patient
    • Discuss the physiological mechanisms of the gut-brain axis, distinguish the molecular players in gut-brain axis syndromes, and identify behavioral modifications and nutritional therapies
    • Demonstrate knowledge of calcium ions as an egregious free radicals

    Hour 3

    • Identify blood chemistry markers
    • Differentiate between different classes of lasers, Class I, II, IIIA, IIIB, and IV lasers, and outline the therapeutic effects of each

    Hour 4

    • Explain the difference between nIR and fIR saunas, and identify key physiological mechanisms
    • Discuss Low Level Laser Therapy wavelengths as they pertain to various upregulation of metabolic functions, and integrate into the health of the body.
    • Differentiate between Class 1, Class 2, Class 3R, Class 3B, and Class 4 lasers, and determine proper clinical application of each laser
    • Develop plans to calculate Joules of output for various lasers using physics, and demonstrate fundamental understanding of laser frequency output to address various clinical cases.

    Hour 5

    • Discuss Clinical Cases and outcomes citing specific patient histories and medical studies from the National Institute of Health and PubMed.com; integrate these ideas and extrapolate health plans into current clinical situations.
    • Discuss how low level laser therapy affects the body
    • Discuss supplementation and integrate effective neuroprotective supplementation protocols in a clinical setting based on the work of the world’s best universities’ studies

    Hour 6

    • Outline the basic types of intermittent fasting, relate to patient goals as determined in nutritional consultations, and design intermittent fasting protocols for clinical settings.
    • Summarize the concepts of ketosis, brain energy utilization, and neuroprotection; relate to medium-chain triglyceride consumption.

    Kristin Hieshetter, DC

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 213
    Super Highway to Health - Advanced Protocols for Clinical Success

    8.0

    $160.00 USD

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    • Build the ultimate back: from chronic back pain to high performance
    • Evaluate exercise’s effect on hormones and human performance
    • Create a flowchart explaining laser therapy and its application during the correlated stages of healing
    • Review the newest laser research and its clinical applicability
    • Apply neurodynamic tests and advanced corrective laser protocols
    • Evaluate techniques for non-invasive fat reduction
    • Elucidate the science of different types of fasting
    • Utilize advanced clinical breakthroughs in the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries
    • Implement strategies to initiate the positive impact of gut health on the musculoskeletal system
    • View hands-on reproducible, implementable protocols 
    • Incorporate laser effectively into your practice
    • Assess intestinal and blood-brain barrier dysfunction
    • Integrate leading-edge protocols for SIBO
    • Identify modern lifestyle and environmental triggers that affect the gut brain axis

    Robert Silverman, DC, DABCN, DCBCN

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 214
    The Neuro-Orthopedic Cascade of Trauma and Whiplash

    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss the etiology, pathophysiology, and symptoms of trauma and post-auto whiplash.
    • Translate how low-level laser impacts inflammation and trauma.
    • Explain modern neuron theory and how low-level laser can optimize cellular communication within the PNS/CNS.
    • Conceptualize how to change the brain and body by using low-level laser and sensory inputs to modify central circuitry.

    Hour 2

    • Discuss the interplay between the sympathetic and parasympathetic systems.
    • Explain how changes in autonomic function affect the brain and body following trauma.
    • Share relevant research about the gut/brain connection.
    • Give an overview of the neuroinflammatory cascade of trauma and how low-level laser impacts inflammatory processes.

    Hour 3

    • Discuss the anatomy/physiology of the cerebellum and it’s integration with the cervical spine.
    • Outline how changes in cerebellar function and the cervical spine affect the brain and body following trauma
    • Explain how low-level laser therapy can optimize structural, neurological, and metabolic parameters following trauma.
    • Create a greater understanding for providers to know how to utilize their skillset to treat complex cases.

    Hour 4

    • Discuss the anatomy and physiology of the visual and vestibular systems.
    • Identify how changes in the visual and vestibular system affect the brain and body following trauma.
    • Share mechanisms and treatment applications for utilizing low-level laser therapy.
    • Create awareness around the modern utilization of structural, neurological, and metabolic treatment paradigms for complex cases.

    Erik Reis, DC, DACNB

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 215
    A Comprehensive Analysis of Todays Healthcare Topics

    8.0

    $160.00 USD

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    Hour 1:

    • Integrate the following concepts as it pertains to laser therapy:  wavelength, frequency, speed of light, fluence, penetration, secondary and primary physiological influences
    • Contrast the differences between thermal and non-thermal laser therapy

    Hour 2:

    • Conceptualize the relationship between mitochondria, free radicals, ATP, cytochrome coxidase enzyme, and laser photon therapy
    • Explain the biphasic nature of laser therapy

    Hour 3:

    • Introduce evidence as to the integrative physiology between chiropractic care for musculoskeletal pain syndromes and improved systemic health.
    • Develop a neuroanatomical and neurophysiological model for the influence of spinal mechanical function with visceral neurology.

    Hour 4:

    • Correlate upper cervical spine symmetry and the function of the nucleus tractus solitarius of the vagus nerve.
    • Explore the mechanical, vascular and cerebrospinal fluid dynamics as related to spinal anatomy.

    Hour 5:

    • Show the history and modern-day evidence for the influence of exposure to non-ionizing electromagnetic field waveforms.
    • Detail the two most plausible mechanisms of exposure non-ionizing electromagnetic field waveforms on human biology.

    Hour 6:

    • Explore the various relationships from a functional neurological perspective.
    • Contrast the relationship between various neurochemicals

    Hour 7:

    • Justify why many people need between 5-8 different supplements and explain why.
    • Connect the link between dietary lectins, leak gut, systemic inflammation and autoimmune conditions.

    Hour 8:

    • Explain some of the physiological complications to COVID-19.
    • Review studies that explain the biological plausibility related to COVID-19.

    Dan Murphy, DC, DABCO

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 216
    Joint and Biomechanical Restoration: Stopping the Pain Cycle

    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss the physiology associated with laser therapy
    • Describe the electron transport chain
    • Examine common cervical and plexus pathologies through orthopedic and soft tissue testing
    • Treat the scapular area using non-thermal lasers
    • Outline a description of electron volts

    Hour 2

    • Summarize important factors regarding wavelengths relative to using laser therapy
    • Describe mitochondiral function
    • Recognize damage to mitochondria and appreciate its role in disease
    • Examine patients with potential upper extremity nerve entrapments using orthopedic testing, soft tissue testing 

    Hour 3

    • Discuss neuron receptors
    • Explain pain to patients
    • Identify soft tissue structures
    • Summarize the function of progenitor cells

    Hour 4

    • Perform an evaluation of the shoulder
    • Perform an evaluation of the elbow
    • Perform an evaluation of the wrist and the hand
    • Perform an evaluation of the lower extremities

    Brandon Brock, DC, DACNB

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Laser 217
    Advanced Pain Solutions with Next Gen Laser Therapy

    1.0

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    • Integrate concepts in laser photon therapy: wavelength, frequency, speed of light, fluence, penetration, secondary and primary physiological influences
    • Contrast the differences between thermal and non-thermal laser therapy
    • Develop the relationship between mitochondria, free radicals, ATP, cytochrome c oxidase enzyme, and laser photon therapy
    • Discuss the physiology of applying laser therapy to both the anatomical part of injury/complaint and to the nerve roots that innervate that anatomical part
    • Explain the biphasic nature of laser photon therapy as related to evolutionary biology and current clinical applications

    Dan Murphy, DC, DABCO

    AudioVisual Course

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    Laser 218
    Building a Powerful Modern Practice through Lasers and Compliance

    4.0

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    • Ssummarize the volume of research that led to the USSR implementing laser by 1974 as standard care
    • Discuss the differences between LEDs and different classes of lasers
    • Identify which wavelength was preferred by the Soviets, and also has 18 of the 21 FDA clearances
    • Analyze case studies to identify that the effect is not a placebo
    • Prevent cyber attacks on your data
    • Create protocols to prevent willful neglect fines
    • Develop guidelines for patient rights to access their own information
    • Perform a self audit on your practice
    • Identify the most common HIPAA fines issued to doctors and create procedures to prevent them
    • Realize who gets investigated and how to lower your risk
    • Identify the documentation you will have to provide if investigated
    • Recognize what to do if you are investigated
    • Discuss the the results of the level 1, double blind study that showed a 635 nm class 2 laser was more effective than opioids for chronic low back pain of a minimum duration of 8 years
    • Integrate laser therapy into an existing practice for better patient outcomes
    • Contrast the difference in clearances and uses for a class 4 laser vs a class 2 laser for chronic condition for better implementation into treatment protocols
    • Analyze video’s and pictures in regard to treatment applications and contraindications

    Presented by:  Kirk Gair, DC, IDE & Ty Talcott, DC, CHPSE

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    Laser 219
    Practical Personal Injury

    6.0

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    Hour 1:   

    • Improve specific elements of the four PI office visits.
    • Outline the documentation steps of a causation statement.

    Hour 2:  

    • Identify med-legal considerations associated with PI documentation.
    • Develop an outline to create a PI final discharge report.

    Hour 3: 

    • Recognize and evaluate several commonly missed traumatic injuries.  
    • Create a to plan improve the capture of acute objective findings.

    Hour 4:  

    • Recognize LLLT versatility and benefits with PI-related conditions.   
    • Develop clinical protocols for LLLT application in PI cases.

     Hour 5:  

    • Identify and avoid inherent risks within PI case management.       
    • Create an algorithm for case management clinical decisions.

    Hour 6:  

    • Discover the importance and relevance of PI co-management.
    • Assess cases for co-management decisions and opportunities.

    S. Scott Tauber,DC,DABCO,CPC

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    LGBTQ 201
    Body Image and Eating Disorders, Sociocultural Factors and Questioning in an Inclusive and Affirmative Environment

    2.0

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    • Describe the concept of intersectionality and how it can affect the lives of young black gay and bisexual men
    • Identify factors contributing to adverse health outcomes in young black gay and bisexual men
    • Summarize special considerations for the care of LGBTQ youth
    • Identify strategies that individual providers can use to provide more patient-centered care for LGBTQ youth
    • Summarize the current knowledge in scope, clinical presentation, screening and management of eating disorders
    • Identify the prevalence of body image dissatisfaction and eating disorders in sexual minority adolescents

    Richard Saporito, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 201

    Lumbar Disc Management I


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    • Recognize lumbar disc signs and symptoms.
    • Differentiate disc prolapse from disc extrusion.
    • Identify anatomical structures related to lumbar disc conditions.
    • Describe neuro-muscular physiology as it relates to disc injuries.
    • Determine appropriate exam procedures for diagnosing disc conditions.
    • Assess static range of motion coupled with cross-plane evaluation.
    • Analyze dynamic joint motion using outcome-based assessment tools.
    • Interpret manual muscle testing using eccentric break testing protocols.
    • Grade muscle tone and discover muscle palpation techniques.
    • Interpret neurological tests to determine levels of disc involvement.
    • Design treatment plans based on exam findings.
    • Apply manual manipulation techniques to address the lumbo-pelvic joint lesions.
    • Demonstrate manual methods to reduce abdominal and pelvic muscular dysfunction.
    • Create new muscle memory patterns to correct chronic conditions.
    • Compare pre- and post- treatment findings to support care plans.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 202

    Lumbar Disc Management II


    3.0

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    • Discuss different types of lumbar stretching and their effects.
    • Define therapeutic stretching goals, protocols and precautions for the lumbar spine.
    • Measure lumbar pain, agility and joint crepitus associated with therapeutic stretching.
    • Apply lumbo-pelvic circumduction training to improve disc related joint mobility.
    • Integrate PreActive therapeutic stretching techniques to reduce lumbo-pelvic muscle tension.
    • Devise strengthening protocols for the lumbo-pelvic region using graduated isometric protocols.
    • Discuss mobility during lumbar traction to reduce disc pressure.
    • Compare static traction versus dynamic traction.
    • Define contra-indications for decompression therapy of the lumbar spine.
    • Apply appropriate lumbar decompression therapy to various patient populations.
    • Demonstrate lumbar mobility training exercises used to enhance decompression effectiveness.
    • Justify reimbursement through accurate documentation of lumbar disc treatment progression.
    • Diagnose lumbar disc conditions with clarity.
    • Select outcome-based assessment tools to monitor patient progress.
    • Illustrate lumbar range of motion and muscle testing deficiencies concisely.
    • Summarize patient status for lumbar mobility, crepitus and pain intensity.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 203

    Concussion Management - Part 1


    2.0

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    • Recognize concussion signs and symptoms.
    • Differentiate concussion grades.
    • Identify anatomical structures related to concussions.
    • Describe pathophysiology as it relates to concussions.
    • Determine appropriate exam procedures for diagnosing concussions.
    • Apply diagnostic skills to on-field and clinic settings.
    • Interpret diagnostic tests to evaluate concussion progress.
    • Design treatment plans based on exam findings.
    • Demonstrate manual manipulation techniques to address concussion symptoms.
    • Compare pre- and post-treatment findings to support care plans.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 203b

    Concussion Management - Part 2


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    • Discuss neurophysiology of musculoskeletal dysfunction.
    • Create new memory patterns to restore neuromascular integration.
    • Demonstrate manual methods to reduce muscular dysfunction.
    • Address cranial nerve lesions with manipulation techniques.
    • Introduce the half-somersault maneuver for vertigo relief.

    • NOTE: Recommend taking Management of Common Conditions 203 prior to taking this course.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 204

    Cervical Disc Management 1


    3.0

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    • Recognize cervical disc signs and symptoms.
    • Differentiate disc prolapse from disc extrusion.
    • Identify anatomical structures related to cervical disc conditions.
    • Describe neuro-muscular physiology as it relates to disc injuries.
    • Determine appropriate exam procedures for diagnosing disc conditions.
    • Assess static range of motion coupled with cross-plane evaluation.
    • Analyze dynamic joint motion using outcome-based assessment tools.
    • Interpret manual muscle testing using eccentric break testing protocols.
    • Develop muscle palpation skills and grade muscle tonicity.
    • Interpret neurological tests to determine levels of disc involvement.
    • Design treatment plans based on exam findings.
    • Apply manual manipulation techniques to address the cervical joint lesions.
    • Demonstrate manual methods to reduce cervical muscular dysfunction.
    • Create new muscle memory patterns to correct chronic conditions.
    • Compare pre- and post-treatment findings to support care plans.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 204 - 209
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Management of Common Conditions 204 through Management of Common Conditions 209

    Course Group includes all Management of Common Conditions Courses numbered 204 thru 209

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    Management of Common Conditions 205

    Cervical Disc Management II


    3.0

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    • Discuss different types of cervical stretching and their effects.
    • Define therapeutic stretching goals, protocols and precautions for the cervical spine.
    • Measure cervical pain, agility and joint crepitus associated with therapeutic stretching.
    • Integrate PreActive therapeutic stretching techniques to reduce cervical muscle tension and improve disc related joint mobility.
    • Devise strengthening protocols for the cervical region using graduated isometric protocols.
    • Discuss cervical mobility during traction to reduce disc pressure.
    • Compare static traction versus dynamic traction of the cervical spine.
    • Define contra-indications for cervical decompression therapy.
    • Apply appropriate cervical decompression therapy to various patient populations.
    • Demonstrate cervical mobility training exercises used to enhance decompression effectiveness.
    • Justify reimbursement through accurate documentation of cervical disc treatment progression.
    • Diagnose cervical disc conditions with clarity.
    • Select outcome-based assessment tools to monitor patient progress for cervical conditions.
    • Illustrate cervical range of motion and muscle testing deficiencies concisely.
    • Summarize patient status for cervical mobility, crepitus and pain intensity.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 206

    Evaluation of the Adolescent Overhead Athlete


    1.0

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    • Summarize the relationship between glenohumeral internal rotation deficit (GIRD), SLAP tears, posterior impingement, scapula dyskinesis and shoulder micro-instability
    • Effectively diagnose SLAP tears, posterior impingement, scapula dyskinesis and shoulder mico-instability using screening and clinical tests.
    • Cite common pitching pathomechanics and describe their association with specific elbow injuries.
    • Paraphrase the peel back model for SLAP tears
    • Relate proper pitching biomechanics with injury prevention strategies for the adolescent overhead athlete

    Robert McCabe, PT, OCS

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    Management of Common Conditions 207

    Joint and Soft Tissue Mobilization Techniques for the Shoulder-Scapula Complex


    1.0

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    • Define and differentiate the anatomical relationship between the rotator cuff muscles and the glenohumeral joint capsule
    • Gain deeper insight into the causes and treatment of scapula dyskinesia
    • Describe and perform contemporary scapula mobilization techniques
    • Apply innovative soft tissue mobilization techniques to patients with shoulder hypomobility
    • Perform soft tissue mobilization techniques for sub deltoid bursitis

    Robert McCabe, PT, OCS

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    Management of Common Conditions 208

    Evaluation and Rehabilitation of Scapula Dyskinesia


    1.0

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    • Classify functional anatomy and biomechanics of the shoulder - scapula complex
    • Apply current strategies for the evaluation of patients with scapular disorders
    • Perform innovative  scapular mobilization techniques for the patient with scapular dyskinesia
    • Differentiate the relationship between scapular dyskinesia, soft tissue/muscle tightness, and shoulder pathology
    • Integrate a systematic scapular muscle training program / protocol for patients with scapular dyskinesia

    Robert McCabe, PT, OCS

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    Management of Common Conditions 209

    Evaluation and Management of the TMJ


    3.0

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    • Discuss the prevalence and etiology of temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD)
    • Define the anatomy of the TMJ and surrounding facial structures.
    • Recognize the three most common causes of temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD) seen within the chiropractic practice.
    • Outline various types of pain referral sources to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ).
    • Evaluate the TMJ using physical examination procedures
    • Compare and contrast TMJ synovitis and capsulitis
    • Distinguish the difference between anterior disc displacements with and without reduction
    • Describe standard imaging processes ordered for specific TMJ conditions
    • Outline various conservative management options for temporomandibular disorders
    • Construct a treatment plan for a typical patient with temporomandibular dysfunction
    • Apply specific myofascial techniques for the muscles of mastication
    • Define the co-management care of a dental professional with patients presenting temporomandibular joint dysfunction

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 210

    Upper Extremity I


    1.0

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    • Discuss the state of the literature on common treatment options for adhesive capsulitis
    • Apply an effective and streamlined exercise program in the management of subacromial impingement
    • Recognize the value of radial nerve mobilization in patients with thumb carpometacarpal osteoarthritis
    • Appraise the potential value of adding low-level laser therapy to other interventions for subacromial impingement
    • Summarize the state of the literature regarding Kinesiotape for preventing sports injuries

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Journal Article Review
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    Management of Common Conditions 211

    Lyme Disease


    1.0

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    • Understand the basics of Lyme disease
    • Review the literature and studies available in summarized format
    • Understand the current complications with testing procedures
    • Recognize cases that may present as chronic neuromusculoskeletal conditions may have an additional differential diagnosis of Lyme disease
    • Apply non-prescription nutritional supplement recommendations to patients with acute or chronic Lyme disease

    Kristen Halland, DC, DABCA

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    Management of Common Conditions 212

    Concussion Rehabilitation


    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Determine appropriate protocols for patient progress.
    • Discuss tools to reduce vertigo symptoms.
    • Incorporate nutritional support for better brain function.
    • Utilize brain therapy programs to improve cognition.
    • Apply traction therapy to reduce intrathecal pressure.
    • Introduce vision evaluation testing tools.

    Hour 2

    • Incorporate gaze stabilization exercises for oculomotor function. Evaluate balance and stability with a variety of tools.
    • Demonstrate balance exercises to improve proprioception.
    • Discuss cardio exercise to stimulate blood flow and neogenesis.
    • Apply cervical strength protocols using graduated isometrics.

    Hour 3

    • Apply jaw exercises to reduce TMJ symptoms.
    • Discuss post-exercise therapy recovery strategies.
    • Demonstrate mobility exercises to improve joint function.
    • Integrate therapeutic stretching protocols to improve agility.
    • Illustrate self release techniques to enhance mobility.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 213

    Conservative Management of Parkinson's Disease


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    • Present literature based dietary recommendations for Parkinson’s disease symptom management
    • Discuss literature based exercise recommendations for Parkinson’s disease symptom management, with an emphasis on aerobic exercise
    • Review the literature regarding acupuncture for Parkinson’s disease symptom management
    • Discuss lifestyle modifications that can be helpful with Parkinson’s disease symptom management

    Ivo Waerlop, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 214

    Shoulder Pain


    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss shoulder anatomy.
    • Differentiate the causes of shoulder pain
    • Assess joint mobility and muscle function.
    • Apply manual manipulation to reduce shoulder dysfunction.
    • Incorporate rehab techniques to restore strength and flexibility.

    Hour 2

    • Discuss scapulo-thoracic anatomy.
    • Define the causes of scapulo-thoracic pain.
    • Assess joint mobility and muscle function.
    • Apply manual manipulation to reduce scapular dysfunction.
    • Introduce rehab techniques to restore strength and mobility.

    Hour 3

    • Discuss gleno-humeral anatomy.
    • Define the causes of gleno-humeral pain.
    • Assess joint mobility and muscle function.
    • Apply manual manipulation to reduce joint dysfunction.
    • Introduce rehab techniques to restore strength and mobility.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 215

    Concussion: Return to Play Guidelines


    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss concussion causes and pathophysiology.
    • Introduce return to play guidelines.
    • Explore other return to lifestyle guidelines.
    • Understand modifying factors for RTP.
    • Examine concussion grading procedures.

    Hour 2

    • Review tools for concussion evaluation.
    • Understand the health concerns of pediatric athletes.
    • Incorporate strategies for pediatric patients.
    • Apply pediatric RTP guidelines for football.

    Hour 3

    • Investigate medico-legal issues of RTP.
    • Explore appropriate documentation standards.
    • Read state concussion law development.
    • Compare professional Position Papers.
    • Discuss the role of Chiropractors.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 216

    Evaluation and Management of Common Upper and Lower Extremity Conditions


    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Describe techniques and principles of examination for peripheral joints
    • Identify important surface anatomy of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand
    • Identify normal range of motion of the joints of the upper extremity
    • Describe how to perform an examination of the upper extremity
    • Recognize common musculoskeletal abnormalities 

    Hour 2

    • Outline special maneuvers for the evaluation of carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Outline special maneuvers for the evaluation of shoulder impingement syndrome
    • Identify important landmarks necessary for the exam of lower extremities
    • Describe the physical examination technique for the lower extremities
    • Interpret normal findings, including range of motion of the hip, knee and ankle
    • Recognize some common abnormal findings through physical examination
    • Describe some special maneuvers for examination of the hip, knee and ankle

    Hour 3

    • Outline special maneuvers for the evaluation of knee instability.
    • Outline special maneuvers for the evaluation of an inversion ankle sprain
    • Distinguish the differences between anterior interosseous membrane syndrome and tibial stress fracture.
    • Design a treatment plan for acute patients with myofascial dysfunction for the upper and lower extremities.

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 217

    Acute Concussion Management


    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Describe pathophysiology as it relates to concussions. 
    • Discuss the diagnosis and prognosis of concussions.
    • Review concussion red flags and dangers of manipulation.
    • Understand the health concerns of pediatric athletes.
    • Explore diagnostic tests to evaluate concussion status.

    Hour 2

    • Demonstrate non-thrust treatment techniques.
    • Introduce the half-somersault maneuver for vertigo relief.
    • Address cranial nerve lesions with manipulation techniques.
    • Explore sleep strategies for concussed patients.
    • Incorporate nutritional support for better brain function.
    • Discuss cardio exercise to stimulate blood flow to the brain.

    Hour 3

    • Apply mobility exercises to improve musculoskeletal function.
    • Integrate PreActive StretchingSM protocols to improve agility.
    • Explain return to lifestyle guidelines.
    • Understand modifying factors for RTP.
    • Compare professional Position Papers.
    • Discuss the role of Chiropractors and concussions.

    Todd Turnbull, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Management of Common Conditions 218
    Cervicogenic and Tension Headache Research

    1.0

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    • Update the findings of the Neck Pain Task Force (NPTF) and examine the effectiveness of interventions for the management of headache in patients with neck pain
    • Assess the effectiveness of conservative interventions for cervicogenic headache
    • Examine the extent to which changes in specific cervical spine impairments contribute to the effectiveness or ineffectiveness of treatment for chronic tension-type headache
    • Evaluate existing evidence regarding the reliability and diagnostic accuracy of physical examination tests used for diagnosing cervicogenic headache (CGH)
    • Outline the clinical relevance of the cervical myodural bridge

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Journal Article Review
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    Management of Common Conditions 219

    Evaluation and Treatment of Adhesive Capsulitis


    1.0

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    • Recall the clinical definition of adhesive capsulitis, based on shoulder range of motion measurements.
    • List 5 risk factors for adhesive capsulitis.
    • Enumerate the 4 pathophysiological stages of adhesive capsulitis.
    • List and define the 3 sub-components of the tissue-response classification system for adhesive capsulitis.
    • Provide 2 clinical findings for each of the 3 sub-components of the tissue-response classification system for adhesive capsulitis.
    • State 3 treatment guidelines for each of the 3 sub-components of the tissue-response classification system for adhesive capsulitis.
    • Summarize the grades of evidence for common physical therapy interventions (i.e. therapeutic exercise, joint mobilizations, modalities and patient education) for adhesive capsulitis

    Robert McCabe, PT, OCS

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    Management of Common Conditions 220

    Pelvic Crossed Syndrome


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    • Discuss the specific pattern of contracted and weak muscles found with Pelvic Crossed Syndrome.
    • Discern the effects on the spine and pelvis from the spastic and weak muscle pattern.
    • Apply modalities and manual methods to treat weak and contracted muscles.
    • Rehabilitate weak and atrophied muscles using stretching and exercise.
    • Determine spinal and pelvic effects of the abnormal muscular patterns found with Pelvic Crossed Syndrome and apply treatment protocol.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 221
    Autonomic Nervous System Response to Injury

    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss a functional overview of the Autonomic nervous System
    • Describe Autonomic Nervous System Dysfunction specifically associated with neuromusculoskeletal injury
    • Identify the role of the Vagus Nerve in Controlling the Inflammatory cascade with neuromusculoskeletal injury

    Hour 2

    • Include physical examination procedures specific to autonomic nervous system and vagus nerve dysfunction
    • Perform neurological exam procedures specific to autonomic nervous system and vagus nerve dysfunction
    • Perform chiropractic exam procedures specific to autonomic nervous system and vagus nerve dysfunction

    Hour 3

    • Describe therapeutic Protocols for musculoskeletal injuries with concomitant signs associated with dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system
    • Discuss structural chiropractic treatment protocols of musculoskeletal injuries with concomitant signs associated with dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system
    • Present phytonutrient protocols for musculoskeletal injuries with concomitant signs associated with dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system

    Evan Mladenoff, DC, DIBAK

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    Management of Common Conditions 223
    Cerebellar Response to Injury

    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Discuss a functional overview of the Cerebellar dysfunction
    • Describe Cerebellar Dysfunction specifically associated with neuromusculoskeletal injury
    • Identify the role of the Cerebellum in balance disorders associated with neuromusculoskeletal injuries

    Hour 2

    • Include physical examination procedures specific to the cerebellar system
    • Perform neurological exam procedures specific to the cerebellar system
    • Perform chiropractic exam procedures specific to the cerebellar system

    Hour 3

    • Describe therapeutic Protocols for musculoskeletal injuries with concomitant signs associated with dysfunction of the cerebellum
    • Discuss structural chiropractic treatment protocols of musculoskeletal injuries with concomitant signs associated with dysfunction of the cerebellum
    • Present phytonutrient protocols for musculoskeletal injuries with concomitant signs associated with dysfunction of the cerebellum

    Evan Mladenoff, DC, DIBAK

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    Management of Common Conditions 224

    Identification and Treatment of Scoliosis


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    • Discuss the histological features of Scoliosis
    • Discern Structural vs. Functional Scoliosis and their primary causes
    • Coordinate treatment protocols to cervical, thoracic and lumbopelvic spine, rib cage and scapula for Scoliosis curvature
    • Utilize modalities and soft tissue treatment methods to address functional changes resulting in a Scoliosis curvature
    • Advise the Scoliosis patient in effective methods of stretching and exercise

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 225

    Shoulder Crossed Syndrome


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    • Discuss the specific pattern of contracted and weak muscles found with Shoulder Crossed Syndrome.
    • Discern the effects on the spine, upper extremity and pelvis from the spastic and weak muscle pattern.
    • Apply modalities and manual methods to treat weak and contracted muscles.
    • Rehabilitate weak and atrophied muscles using stretching and exercise.
    • Determine spinal, extraspinal and pelvic effects of the abnormal muscular patterns found with Shoulder Crossed Syndrome and apply treatment protocol.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 226
    Soft Tissue Treatment Adhesive Capsulitis

    1.0

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    • Discuss the specific pattern of fibrosis development around and within the glenohumeral joint found with Adhesive Capsulitis.
    • Discern the effects of the fibrosis and adhesions on the glenohumeral joint and associated soft tissues.
    • Understand the rules of treatment specific to Adhesive Capsulitis.
    • Apply modalities and manual methods to treat fibrosis and adhesions in the soft tissue structures around and within the glenohumeral joint as well as associated contracted muscle tissue.
    • Rehabilitate weak and atrophied muscles using stretching, exercise and modalities.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 227
    Evaluation and Treatment of Non-Surgical SLAP Lesions

    2.0

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    • Describe the relationship among SLAP tears, posterior shoulder tightness and scapula dyskinesis  
    • Explain how to perform the modified dynamic labral shear test and summarize the clinical usefulness of this test
    • Cite the clinical prediction rule (CPR) for favorable outcome in patients undergoing conservative management for SLAP lesions
    • Paraphrase the efficacy of conservative treatment for patients with SLAP disorders.
    • List one indication for performing an anterior to posterior mobilization of the humerus on the glenoid (posterior shoulder mobilization) 
    • Identify one appropriate intervention (specific manual technique or exercise) for phase I, phase II and phase III   SLAP rehabilitation program.

    Robert McCabe, PT, OCS

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Management of Common Conditions 228
    Evaluation and Treatment of Shoulder Instability: Non-Surgical and Surgical Conditions

    2.0

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    • Describe the relationship among shoulder micro-instability, scapula dyskinesis and hyperlaxity  
    • Explain how to perform the surprise test and summarize the clinical usefulness of this test
    • Paraphrase the efficacy of conservative treatment for patients with atraumatic shoulder instability.
    • Contrast the difference between a capsule reconstruction/ shift and a capsular repair.
    • Cite 2 major precautions, and corresponding time frames following an anterior capsule reconstruction or repair (during the first 12 weeks)
    • Identify one appropriate intervention (exercise) for phase I, phase II and phase III   post- rehabilitation program following capsular shift / reconstruction or repair

    Robert McCabe, PT, OCS

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Management of Common Conditions 229
    Neck Pain & Whiplash

    1.0

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    • Compare active cervical range of motion in patients with neck pain to those with whiplash or no neck pain
    • Critically appraise and synthesize recommendations of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for the management of common conditions related to traffic collisions
    • Investigated the possibility of posttraumatic cervical artery dissections (including those involving the vertebral artery) in patients who have sustained a whiplash injury in a motor vehicle collision
    • Update findings from the Neck Pain Task Force regarding the effectiveness of manual therapies, passive physical modalities, and acupuncture for the management of whiplash and neck pain
    • Determine which treatments or combinations of treatments are most effective for the management of neck pain- (NAD) and whiplash-associated disorders (WAD)

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 230
    Soft Tissue Treatment - Iliotibial Band Syndrome at the Hip

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    • Discuss the specific pattern of fibrosis development around and within the iliotibial band found with Iliotibial Band Syndrome at the Hip.
    • Discern the effects of the fibrosis and adhesions on the iliotibial band, associated soft tissues and the functional biomechanics of the region.
    • Understand the rules of treatment specific to Iliotibial Band Syndrome at the Hip.
    • Apply modalities and manual methods to treat fibrosis and adhesions in the soft tissue structures around and within the iliofemoral joint as well as associated contracted muscle tissue.
    • Rehabilitate weak and atrophied muscles using stretching, exercise and modalities.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 231
    Soft Tissue Treatment - Plantar Fasciitis

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    • Discuss the specific pattern of fibrosis development around and within the plantar myofascia of the foot.
    • Discern the effects of the fibrosis and adhesions on the plantar fascia, associated soft tissues and the functional biomechanics of the region.
    • Understand the rules of treatment specific to Plantar Fasciitis of the Foot.
    • Apply modalities and manual methods to treat fibrosis and adhesions in the soft tissue structures around and within the foot and ankle joint as well as associated contracted muscle tissue.
    • Rehabilitate weak and atrophied muscles using stretching, exercise and modalities.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 232
    Clinical Research of the Elbow and Shoulder

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    • Justify examination of the cervico-thoracic spinal regions for dysfunction in lateral epicondylalgia patients
    • Explain and identify posterolateral rotary instability (PLRI) of the elbow
    • Optimize clinical assessment and diagnosis for the long head of biceps complex
    • Explore the potential pathological commonalities amongst adhesive capsulitis, metabolic syndrome and low-grade inflammation
    • Discuss current neuroanatomical and biochemical theories as they pertain to shoulder pain and its clinical management

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 233
    Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

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    • Assess the effectiveness of three nonsurgical interventions on symptoms, physical function, and physical activity in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis.
    • Compare the effectiveness of a structured, comprehensive conservative treatment program with a focus on self-management and improved walking ability (including lumbar manipulation, exercise and education) to a self-directed program in patients with neurogenic claudication due to lumbar spinal stenosis.
    • Summarize the 2013 North American Spine Society (NASS) clinical guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis.
    • Examine the literature pertaining to the diagnostic accuracy of available tests for lumbar spinal stenosis.
    • Analyze the effectiveness of the 6-week Boot Camp Program for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 234
    Fibromyalgia Assessment and Conservative Management

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    • Demonstrate an understanding of the epidemiology of fibromyalgia, its impact on patient health, and the clinical controversy surrounding the syndrome.
    • Evaluate available treatment options and design a treatment plan for the patient with fibromyalgia.
    • Evaluate the available evidence regarding chiropractic manipulation, and complementary and alternative medicine for fibromyalgia.
    • Justify the role of patient self-care in the treatment of fibromyalgia.

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 235
    Viscerosomatic, Somatovisceral and Psychosomatic Reflexes: Diagnosis and Management of Common Patient Scenarios

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    Hour 1

    • Define and apply viscerosomatic reflexes and influences.
    • Define and apply somatoviscera reflexes and influences.
    • Define and apply psychosomatic reflexes and influences.
    • Apply autonomic reflexes to clinical conditions including somatic dysfunction.

    Hour 2

    • Identify the general nature of pain and its mechanisms including the physiology and psychology of pain.
    • Describe the effect of somatic dysfunction on the autonomic nervous system and apply this knowledge to the use of manipulative therapy
    • State the definition, location, and identification of Chapman’s points on the body.
    • Express Chapman’s points in relation to the major organ systems of the body.


    Hour 3

    • Illustrate Chapman’s points of the cardiovascular system.
    • Illustrate Chapman’s points of the respiratory system.
    • Describe management of Chapman’s reflexes in a common clinical scenario.
    • Critically appraise, and utilize relevant scientific literature and information to assess and improve patient care practices; and, contribute to the ongoing scholarly development of the chiropractic profession

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 237
    Evaluation and Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

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    • Enumerate five physical / clinical examination findings associated with lumbar spinal stenosis
    • List 3 essential components of a rehabilitation program for patients with lumbar spinal stenosis
    • Recall four flexion-based exercises that are part of a rehabilitation program for a patient with lumbar spinal stenosis
    • Identify three common soft tissue mobility impairments associated with lumbar spinal stenosis
    • Cite two common joint mobility impairments associated with lumbar spinal stenosis
    • Provide two evidence-based exercises that elicit high EMG activity of the transverse abdominis
    • Enumerate three evidence-based exercises that elicit high EMG levels of the gluteus medius

    Robert McCabe, PT, OCS

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    Management of Common Conditions 239
    Cervical Spinal Stenosis Management

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    • Relate the effects of posture on compression of the cervical cord and nerve roots and use this knowledge to develop decompression exercises for their cervical stenosis patients.
    • Decompress the cervical spine utilizing the Cervico 2000 ambulatory traction device.
    • Implement a strategy of upper extremity peripheral nerve stimulation to relieve symptoms of cervical spinal stenosis.
    • Develop and institute a comprehensive cervical spinal stenosis rehabilitation protocol as a potential alternative to surgery. 

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Management of Common Conditions 240
    Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Neurological Rehabilitation

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    Hour 1
    • Relate the effects of spinal stenosis in the development of intermittent claudication.
    • Utilize a treadmill and a stopwatch, to quantify both the effects of stenosis on functional ability of patients and the effectiveness of treatment of spinal stenosis.
    • Apply TENs over acupuncture points known to increase nerve blood supply and how to reverse the pathophysiology of lumbar spinal stenosis.
    • Utilize dynamic imaging techniques, to gain a full appreciation of the changes in compression of the neural elements in different postures and spinal positions.
    Hour 2
    • Apply an evidence based protocol of spinal decompression utilizing flexion-distraction techniques for spinal stenosis and degenerative spondylolisthesis.
    • Utilize therapeutic ultrasound to reduce congestion and inflammation of the compressed nerve roots in patients suffering from spinal stenosis.
    • Apply the neurophysiology of acupuncture, without needles, to reduce pain and promote proper nerve function in of lumbar spinal stenosis.
    Hour 3
    • Utilize, best evidence, related to the use of lumbosacral support and back braces in their patients suffering from lumbar spinal stenosis.
    • Utilize the  Vertetrac ambulatory decompression belt as the treatment for patients suffering from lumbar spinal stenosis.
    • Implement a dynamic decompression exercise program for patients suffering from lumbar spinal stenosis, based on best evidence.
    • Understand the pathophysiology of lumbar spinal stenosis and implement nutritional strategies that may potentially modify the course of the condition.
    • Utilize trans-spinal direct current stimulation as a form of noninvasive neuromodulation for patients suffering from intermittent claudication and spinal stenosis.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Management of Common Conditions 241
    Migraine Headache

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    • Summarize the available literature and assess the effect of aerobic exercise on the number of headache days, duration and pain intensity in patients with migraine headache.
    • Explore the efficacy of manual acupuncture and quantify the true placebo response in the prophylaxis of episodic migraine without aura.
    • Outline the existing evidence and theories pertaining to the evolutive nature of migraine headaches for most patients.
    • Assess the impact of spinal manipulation on pain and disability associated with migraine headache.
    • Critically review the prevalence and patient-related factors associated with the use of manual therapy for treatment of chronic recurrent headaches.

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 242
    Foot & Ankle

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    • Investigate whether manipulations of the ankle joint complex increase the force production and muscle activation of the hip abductors on the affected limb in individuals with a history of ankle sprain
    • Summarize the latest evidence pertaining to the diagnosis and treatment of insertional Achilles tendinopathy
    • Outline the association between ankle dorsiflexion and dynamic knee valgus
    • Discuss the state of the evidence pertaining to the clinical effects of joint mobilization on grades I and II ankle sprains
    • Describe how manual therapy can help alleviate symptoms of Cuboid Syndrome in spite of the presence of active bony pathology

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 243
    Patellofemoral Pain

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    • Compare the effectiveness of multiple interventions for patellofemoral pain.
    • Assess the literature on the effects of spinal or local joint manipulation or mobilization for patellofemoral pain syndrome.
    • Evaluate the efficacy of knee strengthening with or without hip strengthening for improving strength and decreasing pain in patients with patellofemoral pain.
    • Summarize the factors that contribute to the development of patellofemoral pain.
    • Investigate the influence of exerted state running on lower extremity kinematics during the stance phase in runners with patellofemoral pain.

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 244
    Conservative management of femoro-acetabular impingement

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    • Describe relevant anatomy, and the structural components of femoroacetabular impingement
    • Explain factors associated with development of femoroacetabular impingement
    • Discuss integration of manual therapies along with rehabilitation and lifestyle modification
    • Outline what a successful treatment plan may look like for the non-surgical management of femoroacetabular impingement
    • Analyze what factors my influence and necessitate modifications for treatment plans in individuals with femoroacetbular impingement syndrome

    Nicholas Hedges DC, MS, CCSP

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    Management of Common Conditions 245
    PatelloFemoral Pain Syndrome

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    • Discuss up to date research on the etiology of PatelloFemoral Pain Syndrome
    • Differentiate the diagnosis of patellofemoral pain syndrome from other painful diagnosis of the knee
    • Discuss what interventions are effective in managing patellofemoral pain syndrome
    • Integrate manual techniques with rehabilitative techniques for optimal outcomes in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome
    • Summarize optimal treatment strategies and plans for the treatment of patellofemoral pain syndrome

    Nicholas Hedges DC, MS, CCSP

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    Management of Common Conditions 246
    Making Sense of Hip Pain

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    Hour One:

    • List three non-musculoskeletal diagnoses that can affect the hip with referred pain.
    • Describe two symptoms of axial spondyloarthropathy that may mimic posterior gluteal pain
    • Describe sacral insufficiency.
    • List three risk factors of statin involved muscle pain.

     Hour Two:

    • Describe the key features of soft tissue posterior buttock pain.
    • Describe the key features of peripheral nerve related posterior buttock pain.
    • List three variable in the proposed CPR for lumbar radiculopathy.
    • Describe the referral pattern of thoracolumbar involvement.

     Hour Three:

    • List three symptoms of a labral defect of the hip.
    • List two variables for the CPR of Osteoarthritis of the hip.
    • List four factors documented in the clinical presentation of Gluteal tendinopathy.
    • Describe four aspects of the pathomechanics for gluteal tendinopathy


    Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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    Management of Common Conditions 247
    Soft Tissue Injuries of the Cervical Spine

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    • Explain the biomechanics of the cervical spine
    • Demonstrate examination of the cervical spine
    • Explain the mechanism of acceleration/deceleration impact
    • Describe pathological conditions of the cervical spine
    • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the cervical spine

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 249
    Chiropractic Checkup from the Neck Up

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    • Explore the societal burden of headaches
    • Rank the prevalence of common headache types
    • Give examples of common lifestyle contributors to headache syndromes
    • Recognize the difference between primary and secondary headaches
    • Review clinical characteristics of common headache types
    • Differentiate cervicogenic headache from occipital neuralgia
    • Contrast trigeminal neuralgia and idiopathic facial pain
    • Summarize relevant clinical history questions for headache patients
    • Recognize red flags specific to headache patients
    • Define ‘dizziness’, ‘vertigo’ and other related terms
    • Review common differential diagnoses and assessment strategies for the dizzy or vertiginous patient
    • Utilize a TiTrATE approach to differentially diagnose and/or classify dizzy patients
    • Breakdown our contemporary understanding of cervicogenic dizziness
    • Summarize current diagnostic criteria for cervicogenic dizziness
    • Outline various physical examination procedures for evaluating cervical sensorimotor function
    • Define and outline the defining features of sports-related concussion
    • Outline the ‘neuro-metabolic cascade’ in concussion injuries
    • Summarize known risk factors for concussion
    • Contrast on-field versus in-clinic evaluation of concussion
    • Explore various clinical tools for evaluating concussion (ex. SCAT5, CRT, VOMS)
    • Identify and categorize common concussion symptoms
    • Recognize risk factors for prolonged recovery from concussion
    • Explore short- and long-term consequences of concussion
    • Summarize contemporary concussion management considerations for chiropractors
    • Appraise the reasons for concern relating to neck manipulation and stroke
    • Classify cervical artery strokes
    • Explore the epidemiology of cervical artery strokes
    • Summarize best-evidence relating to the association between spinal manipulation and cervical artery stroke
    • Outline relevant challenges and other factors relating to researching the relationship between neck manipulation and cervical artery stroke
    • Define protopathic bias and how it relates to stroke and neck manipulation
    • Critique potential mechanisms of injury relating to cervical manipulation and the cervical arteries
    • Integrate best practices into your clinical approach for ruling our emergent stroke in neck pain and headache patients
    • Review the HINTS examination as a mechanism to differentially diagnose acute vestibular syndrome
    • Review the evidence on the appropriateness and efficacy of manual therapy for treating headaches
    • Explore the literature pertaining to the complex interplay between cervical spine function and dizziness, persistent post-concussion symptoms, neck pain and headache
    • Critique the literature pertaining to the management of cervicogenic dizziness
    • Summarize existing evidence regarding the chiropractic management of concussion

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 250
    Soft Tissue Injury of the Elbow Wrist and Hand

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    • Explain the biomechanics of the elbow, wrist and hand.
    • Administer thorough examination of the elbow, wrist and hand.
    • Differentially diagnose the pathological conditions of the elbow, wrist and hand.
    • Perform soft tissue treatments for the elbow, wrist and hand.
    • Apply functional relationships of the elbow, wrist and hand to associated regions for thorough evaluation and treatment.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 251
    Thoracic spine and ribs

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    • Explain the biomechanics of the thoracic spine and ribs 
    • Describe the examination of the thoracic spine and ribs 
    • Describe the pathological conditions of the thoracic spine and ribs 
    • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the thoracic spine and ribs 
    • Define functional relationships of the thoracic spine and ribs with associated regions

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 252
    Chiropractic & Healthy Aging

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    • Investigate the association between brain age and chronic low back pain duration and pain severity 
    • Compare Medicare expenditures over time in older adults with chronic low back pain who initially receive opioid analgesic therapy versus spinal manipulation 
    • Recognize the impact of spinal manipulation on escalation of care and risk of adverse drug events among older Medicare patients with chronic low back pain 
    • Summarize existing clinical practice guidelines on fall prevention and management for older adults 
    • Outline the neuroinflammatory contribution to the development of tissue damage and joint-related pain in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 253
    Injuries in rock climbers

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    • Discuss relevant anatomy associated with specific injuries to climbers
    • Summarize common climbing movements and grip types
    • Apply knowledge of relevant anatomy, movement, and grip types in discussing etiology of climbing injuries
    • Differentiate common presentations of injuries in rock climbers
    • Determine which presentations and etiologies require further interventions such as imaging, surgical consult etc..
    • Briefly describe active management strategies and treatment plans for rock climbing injuries

    Nicholas Hedges DC, MS, CCSP

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    Management of Common Conditions 254
    Low Back Pain Treatment Updates

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    • Summarize the recent NASS clinical guideline on the diagnosis and treatment of low back pain 
    • Assess the literature to determine which mode(s) of exercise is/are best for treating chronic low back pain 
    • Discuss the comparative effectiveness of currently available treatments for acute and subacute mechanical non-specific low back pain 
    • Explore how clinicians can optimally facilitate self-management in patients with back pain 
    • Evaluate the effectiveness of Foot Levelers shoe orthotics with and without chiropractic treatment for chronic low back pain as compared with no treatment

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 255
    Hamstrings, Achilles Tendinopathy, Ankle Sprains & Plantar Heel Pain

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    • Explain current best practices for the diagnosis and management of Achilles tendinopathy 
    • Synthesize the evidence from randomized controlled trials to determine the clinical effectiveness of shockwave therapy, either as a monotherapy or part of a multimodal package of care for chronic mid- and insertional-Achilles tendinopathy 
    • Appraise an international, multi-disciplinary consensus statement on return to sport decisions after lateral ankle injuries 
    • Outline best practices in the management of plantar heel pain based on the latest evidence 
    • Establish the effectiveness of the Nordic Hamstring Exercise for preventing hamstring injuries in athletes

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 256

    Soft Tissue Treatment Lumbopelvic Spine


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    • Explain the biomechanics of the lumbopelvic spine
    • Describe the examination of the lumbopelvic spine
    • Explain the mechanism of scoliosis
    • Describe the pathological conditions of the lumbopelvic spine
    • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the lumbopelvic spine  

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 257
    The TMJ

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    • Explain the biomechanics of the TMJ
    • Describe the examination of the TMJ
    • Describe the pathological conditions of the TMJ
    • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the TMJ
    • Define functional relationships of the TMJ with associated regions

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 257 - 259
    6.0

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    Hour 1:  The TMJ
    • Explain the biomechanics of the TMJ
    • Describe the examination of the TMJ
    • Describe the pathological conditions of the TMJ
    • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the TMJ
    • Define functional relationships of the TMJ with associated regions
    Hour 2:  Soft Tissue Injury and Treatment
    • Explain injury and healing of soft tissues
    • Perform somatic technique and strain/counterstrain
    • Utilize friction massage and post isometric relaxation
    • Perform active release and myofascial release
    • Apply trigger point ultrasound, exercise, stretching and manipulation
    Hour 3 - 6:  The TMJ:  Examination and Treatment
    • Distinguish the anatomical structures involved in TMJ dysfunction, including the temporomandibular joint, mandible, and associated muscles and the different types of jaw movements and their biomechanical implications.
    • Interpret the normal biomechanics of the temporomandibular joint during various jaw movements.
    • Identify the key ligaments and soft tissues supporting the temporomandibular joint and the factors that can lead to abnormal biomechanics and dysfunction of the temporomandibular joint.
    • Explain the role of muscle imbalances and joint misalignments in TMJ dysfunction.
    • Differentiate the relationship between the temporomandibular joint and adjacent anatomical structures.
    • Appraise the various assessment tools used in evaluating TMJ dysfunction, such as patient history, physical examination, and imaging studies.
    • Arrange a comprehensive physical examination of the temporomandibular joint, including range of motion assessment, palpation, loading, stressing, and compressing.
    • Demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive evaluation of TMJ dysfunction and posture, including assessing range of motion, muscle strength, joint stability, and postural alignment.
    • Discriminate the indications of differential diagnoses for TMJ dysfunction.
    • Analyze the findings from a TMJ dysfunction and posture assessment to formulate an accurate clinical diagnosis.
    • Develop a holistic approach to managing TMJ dysfunction, considering both conservative and interventional treatment options.
    • Apply specific chiropractic techniques and adjustments aimed at restoring normal joint alignment and function of the temporomandibular joint and about occlusal splints and their use in managing TMJ dysfunction.
    • Propose a role of therapeutic exercises and stretching in improving jaw mobility and strengthening supporting muscles and the importance of patient education and lifestyle modifications in the management of TMJ dysfunction.
    • Develop a treatment plan for patients with TMJ dysfunction and posture issues, incorporating therapeutic exercises, manual therapy techniques, postural re-education, and other appropriate interventions.
    • Evaluate the efficacy of potential benefits and risks associated with various treatment modalities for TMJ dysfunction and posture problems, considering evidence-based practices and patient-specific factors
    • Develop effective communication skills to educate patients about TMJ dysfunction, its causes, and treatment options.
    • Establish efficient and patient-centered procedures for the assessment and management of TMJ dysfunction in a chiropractic practice.
    • Recognize the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration in managing complex cases of TMJ dysfunction specific to the role of dentists in assessing and managing occlusal factors contributing to TMJ dysfunction.
    • Foster collaborative relationships with other healthcare providers involved in the management of TMJ dysfunction to ensure coordinated and comprehensive patient care.
    • Stay updated with current research and advancements in the field of TMJ dysfunction and posture, fostering a commitment to lifelong learning and professional development.

    This course contains the same content as found in the individual courses Management of Common Conditions 257, 258 and 259

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    Management of Common Conditions 260
    Soft Tissue Injury of the Ankle and Foot

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    • Explain the biomechanics of the ankle and foot.
    • Administer thorough examination of the ankle and foot.
    • Differentially diagnose the pathological conditions of the ankle and foot.
    • Perform soft tissue treatments for the ankle and foot.
    • Apply functional relationships of the ankle and foot to associated regions for thorough evaluation and treatment.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 261
    Headaches: Classifications and Conditions

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    • Compare headache criteria and classifications from the World Health Organization, International Headache Society and Cleveland Clinic for chronic, acute and traumatic headaches. 
    • Explain primary and secondary headaches for patient comprehension and communication of their condition with other healthcare practitioners. 
    • Devise appropriate history, examination and treatment protocols for your adult and child headache patient.
    • Utilize Headache categories and criteria to accurately diagnose your patient’s condition for migraines, cluster headaches, tension headaches, medication induced headaches, traumatic headaches and more. 
    • Determine headache sequela that may be emergencies for adult and youth headache sufferers.

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 262
    Soft Tissue Treatment of the Shoulder

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    • Explain the biomechanics of the shoulder
    • Describe the examination of the shoulder
    • Describe the pathological conditions of the shoulder
    • Demonstrate soft tissue treatments for pathological conditions of the shoulder
    • Define functional relationships of the shoulder with associated regions 

    Linda Simon, DC

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    Management of Common Conditions 265
    Association Between Sitting & Low Back Pain

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    • Discuss the immediate effect of different sitting postures during a standardized computer task on perceived pain in healthy participants 
    • Analyze the immediate and short-term effects of three common sitting postures (slouched, upright and supported sitting with a backrest) on pain, lumbar range of motion, proprioception and trunk muscle activity in asymptomatic subjects
    • Summarize the evidence regarding the association between objectively measured sitting time and immediate increases in perceived low back pain 
    • Compare the effectiveness of the Smart Work and Life (SWAL) intervention, with and without a height adjustable desk, on daily sitting time during and outside of work

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Journal Article Review

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    Manipulation 113

    Disc Herniation, Radiculopathy and Chronic Neck Pain


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    • Critique the state of the evidence for manual therapy interventions in the treatment of cervical radiculopathy
    • Compare two common interventions – spinal manipulation and nerve root injection – for patients with MRI-confirmed lumbar disc herniation
    • Critique the state of the evidence for spinal manipulation (specifically) in the treatment of cervical radiculopathy
    • Interpret the results of a cohort study of MRI-confirmed symptomatic cervical disc herniation patients treated with cervical manipulation
    • Compare isolated cervical SMT versus a combination of cervical, cervico-thoracic and thoracic SMT in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Manipulation 114

    Review of Journal Articles Regarding Thorasic Manipulation and Hypertention


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    • Examine the effects of thoracic manipulation and non-thrust mobilization on pain sensitivity and intensity in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain
    • Summarize the state of the literature on the utility of spinal manipulation for managing hypertension
    • Critique a recent study on the importance of cavitation in the autonomic nervous system (ANS) effects of thoracic spinal manipulation
    • Evaluate the scientific literature on the validity and reliability of the common methods used by chiropractors to inform the choice regarding where spinal manipulation is to be applied once it is deemed an appropriate treatment
    • Explore biomechanical and neurophysiologic mechanisms of thoracic manipulation that might result in clinical benefit for patients with rotator cuff tendinopathy

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Manipulation 118
    Maintenance Care, Cervical Hemodynamics & Neurophysiological Effects of the Adjustment

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    • Identify a sub-group of recurrent low back pain patients that might respond most favorably to a maintenance care schedule
    • Summarize existing research literature on chiropractic maintenance care
    • Investigate short-term changes in pain-pressure threshold (PPT) and temporal summation (TS) after lumbar spinal manipulation (SMT) compared to a credible sham intervention
    • Determine whether cervical spinal manipulation leads to meaningful changes in vertebral and cerebral hemodynamics, compared to neutral or end-range neck rotation postures in adults with chronic neck pain
    • Summarize the current state of the literature regarding the neurophysiological effects of high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulative therapy (HVLA-SMT) in asymptomatic and symptomatic humans
    • Critique the existing, sham-controlled literature evaluating the acute changes in autonomic nervous system (ANS) markers and function in patients receiving manipulation to spinal or peripheral joints

    Shawn Thistle, DC

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    Manipulation 119
    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Identify important spinal anatomy with relation to joint pain, degeneration and stabilization.
    • Explain the efficacy of spinal manipulation (SM) for various clinical presentations
    • Discuss current literature reviews regarding safety concerns and controversies with SM.
    • Perform joint manipulative procedures to the spine and pelvis

     Hour 2

    • Discuss common clinical anatomy related to the trunk and torso, with practically to joint manipulation.
    • Examine the thoracic and lumbar spine through important clinical landmarks and topical anatomical structures.
    • Perform alternative manipulative procedures to the spine and pelvis

     Hour 3

    • Discuss common clinical anatomy related to the head, and neck.
    • Examine the cervical spine through important clinical landmarks and topical anatomical structures.
    • Perform joint manipulative procedures for cervical spine.
    • Perform manipulative and mobilization procedures to the temporomandibular joints.

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Manipulation 120
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    • Examine the effect of chiropractic manipulation on reaction and response time in combat-ready special operations forces qualified personnel
    • Assess the influence of chiropractic care on the strength, balance, and/or endurance in active-duty United States military personnel
    • Evaluate the impact of upper- vs lower-extremity chiropractic manipulation on postural sway and dual task performance
    • Provide an update regarding the mechanisms of action for manual therapy, the impact of manual therapy on pain management, health care conditions for which manual therapy may be beneficial and treatment plans

    Dean Smith, DC, PhD

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    Manipulation 121
    Extremity Adjustment - Foot and Ankle

    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Review common foot and ankle anatomy.
    • Evaluate the foot and ankle.
    • Perform physical and neurological examinations and tests related to the foot and ankle.
    • Identify uncomplicated common conditions during the evaluation of the foot and ankle.

     Hour 2

    • Discuss evidence-based literature suggesting the practically of manipulation of the foot and ankle.
    • Perform adjustments of the foot.
    • Perform adjustments of the ankle.
    • Utilize a speeder/toggle board for the foot.

     Hour 3

    • Describe the impact of disturbances on the determinant factors of health in the structures of the foot and ankle
    • Apply corrective and preventative measures to conditions affecting the health of the foot and ankle
    • Utilize evidence-based low technology rehabilitative methods to manage patient care of common foot and ankle conditions.
    • User strategies to address challenges patients have with adhering to rehabilitative programs.

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Manipulation 122
    Upper Extremities Manipulation - Hand, Wrist and Shoulder

    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Review common hand, wrist and shoulder anatomy.
    • Evaluate the hand write and shoulder.
    • Perform physical and neurological examinations and tests related to hand wrist and shoulder.
    • Identify uncomplicated common conditions during the evaluation of the hand wrist and shoulder

    Hour 2

    • Discuss evidence-based literature suggesting the practically of manipulation of the hand, wrist and shoulder.
    • Perform adjustments of the hand.
    • Perform adjustments of the wrist.
    • Perform adjustments of the shoulder

    Hour 3

    • Describe the impact of disturbances on the determinant factors of health in the structures of the hand, wrist and shoulder
    • Apply corrective and preventative measures to conditions affecting the health of the hand, wrist and shoulder
    • Utilize evidence-based low technology rehabilitative methods to manage patient care of common hand, wrist and shoulder
    • User strategies to address challenges patients have with adhering to rehabilitative programs.

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Medical Marijuana 201
    Eligibility and Use

    1.0

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    • List the conditions commonly treated with medical marijuana.
    • List the basic physiological mechanism that result from medical marijuana
    • Explain the different cannabinol receptors known in human tissues
    • Explain the benefits of cannabidiol vs. tetrahydrocannabinols
    • List the specific physiological benefits for conditions commonly treated with medical marijuana
    • Recognize the side effects and potential dangers of medical marijuana

    Emmett Hughes, DC

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    Mgmt of Common Conditions CA80
    4.0

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    • 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
    • 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
    • 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.
    • 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

    Robert Schwer, DC

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    Mobilization 203
    Releasing Subluxations through Comfort and Ease

    2.0

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    Hour 1
    • Discuss the history behind the discovery of and development of releasing somatic dysfunction via positional release techniques via the work of Lawrence Jones, DO, George Goodheart, DC and others
    • Discuss the basic concepts of how the body responds to stress and trauma  according to Irvin Korr and how slackening the dysfunctional muscle and joint tissues works to restore normal function.
    • Apply anatomy and kinesiology as a means of finding and unwinding somatic dysfunction.
    • Include the learned techniques into your practice.
    • Compare and contrast the rapid thrust vs. positional release modes of releasing subluxations or somatic dysfunction. 

    Hour 2
    • Summarize the muscle spindle, specifically, the anatomy and physiology of the spindle subcomponents and how it regulates function of skeletal muscle.
    • Breakdown the neural reflex mechanisms of the muscle spindle and appreciate how these mechanisms operate in both somatic function and dysfunction.
    • Explain the hypothesis of the “facilitated segment” aka somatic dysfunction, explained both in terms of neurology and by analogies so as to be clear to both the doctor and the patient
    • Identify somatic dysfunction via locating tender points and learn the mechanism of slackening in order to relieve the tender point reactivity and restore normal function to the muscle and joint.
    • Identify and correct tender point locations and positional releases.

    Ethan Feldman, DC

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    NeuroFascial Integration 201
    Chronic Stress & Chiropractic: New Approaches for Better Outcomes Module 1

    4.0

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    Hour 1:

    • Describe the tensegrity model as it relates to biomechanics from a cellular to organism level.
    • Define fascia, including anatomical lines and physical properties.
    • Describe the Dural Fascial Kinetic Chain and its relationship to Adverse Mechanical Tension (AMT) on the spine and CNS.
    • Describe the clinical relevance of biotensegrity, and how to apply these updated architectural and biomechanical principles to the delivery of chiropractic adjustments.

     

    Hour 2:

    • Explain the impact of chronic stress
    • Recognize common signs and symptoms of sympatheticotonia during initial patient presentation.
    • Outline the diagnostic process for sympatheticotonia, including both testing and interpretation.
    • Summarize clinical considerations for the patient with sympatheticotonia.

     

    Hour 3:

    • Recognize and describe the common signs and symptoms of imbalance during initial patient presentation.
    • Outline and demonstrate testing procedures for imbalance.
    • Describe clinical interpretation of test results for imbalance.
    • Make referral for imbalance when appropriate.

     

    Hour 4:

    • Describe statistical incidence and association with head and neck trauma
    • Be able to recognize in clinical practice the common signs and symptoms of head and neck trauma
    • Outline the diagnostic process for head and neck trauma, including both testing and interpretation.
    • Summarize clinical considerations for the patient with head and neck trauma

    Satya Sardonicus, DC, CACCP

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    NeuroFascial Integration 202
    Chronic Stress & Chiropractic: New Approaches for Better Outcomes Module 2

    4.0

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    Hour 1:

    • Describe layered components of restrictions including updated osseous, muscular, and fascial relational anatomy.
    • Describe how to palpate muscle tension versus fascial adhesion versus fascial tension lines.
    • Differentiate between osseous restriction, muscular tension, and fascial restriction as they relate to spinal motion restriction.
    • Use palpatory findings to select technique application for adjustments that last longer by addressing mechanical root cause and encourage parasympathetic dominance at rest.

     

    Hour 2:

    • Describe the difference between static misalignments and dynamic spinal restrictions (joints incapable of full range of motion).
    • Differentiate with palpation both static and dynamic spinal restrictions.
    • Describe neurological information gathered from palpation, including dysesthesia, hyperesthesia, reactive erythema, temperature differentials, and other signs.
    • Palpate the patient with chronic pain, trauma history, and/or sympatheticotonia without triggering sympathetic bracing.

     

    Hour 3:

    • Describe the Oxford Grading Scale for manual muscle testing.
    • Describe interpretation of manual muscle testing findings, including differentials for clinical significance of findings other than normal.
    • Demonstrate manual muscle testing of major postural muscles.
    • Apply manual muscle testing as pre- and post-clinical intervention measures during adjustment visits and to track change during review examination.

     

    Hour 4:

    • Describe the relevance of clinical history as it relates to chronic stress and trauma.
    • List specific questions to assess for sympatheticotonia.
    • List specific questions to assess for indications of head and neck trauma
    • Determine appropriate individualized examination procedures based on history answers.

    Satya Sardonicus, DC, CACCP

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    NeuroFascial Integration 203
    Chronic Stress & Chiropractic: New Approaches for Better Outcomes Module 3

    4.0

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    Hour 1:

    • List the relevant indications to assess using cross-crawl patterning.
    • Describe testing procedures to determine specific cross-crawl pattern issues
    • Describe testing procedures to assess for signs of sympatheticotonia.
    • Describe testing procedures to assess for signs of imbalance.

     

    Hour 2:

    • Perform seated functional range of motion testing with segmental and curve analysis.
    • Perform standing functional range of motion testing with segmental and curve analysis.
    • Describe fascial considerations to modify common orthopedic tests (including straight leg raise, supine apparent arm length inequality, bilateral prone knee flexion, and soto hall).
    • List the orthopedic exam procedures specifically relevant to Fascial Kinetic Chain tension.

     

    Hour 3:

    • Describe clinical considerations in terms of safety of providing care (knowing when to adjust and when NOT to adjust).
    • Define what is “primary” (including considerations of “cause” as well as “least stressful point of access” to determine what to adjust or otherwise apply therapeutic input).
    • Recognize patterns of and describe gestalt clinical interpretation for sympatheticotonia.
    • Recognize patterns of and describe gestalt clinical interpretation for adverse mechanical tension in the Fascial Kinetic Chain
    • Describe patterns of peripheral nerve interference found through synthesis of clinical history and exam procedures.

     

    Hour 4:

    • Summarize the concept of an initial Therapeutic Trial of care, including reasoning behind it and how to complete this extension of initial assessment in order to customize patient care.
    • Describe considerations for technique selection (including where to start, how intensely to adjust, and how to adjust).
    • Explain reasoning behind initial frequency of care, and how/when/why to modify this frequency.
    • Describe the considerations for projecting response to care and prognosis.
    • Summarize guidelines for patient home care recommendations, including considerations for movement and rest, ergonomics, nutrition, and referrals when appropriate.

    Satya Sardonicus, DC, CACCP

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    Neurology 116

    Neuropathy - Treatment Applications


    2.0

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    • Contrast historical versus neuroanatomical theories of acupuncture
    • Describe the 4 basic mechanisms of acupuncture analgesia.
    • Identify and utilize the local, segmental and central effects of acupuncture for neuropathy pain control
    • Combine nutraceutical substances that may enhance the effectiveness of acupuncture
    • Prepare a comprehensive acupuncture point prescription for maximum analgesic effects in patients suffering from neuropathy 
    • Contrast real versus placebo acupuncture and discuss the pitfalls in placebo controlled trials
    • Utilized knowledge of the effects of acupuncture on GABA, Glutamate & 5HTP to maximize acupuncture analgesia in neuropathy patients
    • Utilize basic pharmacognosy to support and enhance the neurotransmitter effects of acupuncture
    • Apply sensory stimulation techniques to promote Neurotrophic factors in nerve repair and regeneration
    • Apply the basic science of acupuncture as a bridge to non-invasive neuromodulation in neuropathy patients

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 116 - 124
    12.0

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Neurology 116 through Neurology 124

    Course Group includes all Neurology Courses numbered 116 thru 124

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 117

    Neuropathy Management - Part 1


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    • Relate the effects of voltage gated sodium and calcium channels to the development of neuropathy
    • Draw the pathways specific of TRPs, NaV 1.8 and CaV 3.2 ion channels in the nervous system
    • Understand the application of selective NaV 1.8 and CaV 3.2 channel blockers in patients with neuropathy
    • Discuss basic science research that links ion channels with the signs and symptoms of neuropathy
    • Utilize the neurobiology of the Rubber Hand phenomena to treat patients with peripheral neuropathy.
    • Discuss various ion channels and their roles in neuron hyper-excitability related to neuropathy
    • Utilize natural substances that modulate ions channels related to neuropathy
    • Differentiate the roles of Protein Kinase C and Aldose Reductase  in neuropathy
    • Identify potential signaling pathways that are targets of neuromodulation through natural substances
    • Prepare a comprehensive natural-substance management strategy for patients with neuropathy

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 118

    Pharmacognosy: Signaling Pathways in Neuropathy


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    • Discuss how insulin signaling abnormalities can directly and indirectly contribute to neuropathy
    • Utilize natural substances that modulate insulin signaling pathways
    • Differentiate the roles of Endocannabinoid receptors in pain processing versus recreation “High”
    • Create a strategy to modulation Endocannabinoids receptors with legal natural substances for pain relief
    • Understand the role of Nerve Growth Factors (NGF) in the development of symptoms of neuropathy and also the role of NGF promoting natural substances which may stimulate repair and regeneration.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 119

    Pharmacognosy: Neurotransmitters


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    • Utilize natural substances as neurotransmitter based treatments for neuropathy.
    • Identify GABA modulating substances and their effects on GABA metabolism and GABA receptors
    • Utilize natural substances that modulate Glutamate metabolism and receptors
    • Differentiate the roles of GABA, Glutamate and Glycine receptors in pain processing
    • Create a strategy to modulation neurotransmitter receptors using natural substances for pain relief

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 121

    Neuromodulation: Use of Transcutaneous Vagal Nerve Stimulation


    1.0

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    • Discuss stimulation parameters for using High Voltage Galvanic stimulation for neuromodulation
    • Identify optimal ranges for pulse-width, milli-AMPs, phase and other parameters of electrical stimulation
    • Differentiate and choose optimal types of electrical stimulation (TENS vs. HVG) for clinician applications
    • Draw out the neuro-anatomical pathways of vagal nerve stimulation and use this information to guide appropriate use of vagal nerve stimulation in clinical practice
    • Discuss the investigational nature of tVNS, potential risk-benefits, with patients and construct a treatment plan using tVNS with a properly informed and consenting patient.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 122

    Trans-spinal Direct Current Stimulation (ts-DC)


    1.0

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    • Understand the differences and similarities between TENs, low voltage and high voltage galvanic and be able to use this knowledge to select the most appropriate type to stimulation for use in ts-DC applications
    • Apply precautions, other safety considerations and informed consent when administering high voltage galvanic stimulation for non-invasive spinal cord stimulation.
    • Craft evidence-based treatment strategies using ts-DC stimulation for pain control and modulation of both ascending sensory and descending motor pathways based on recently published literature on central nervous systems effects of direct current stimulation.
    • Be able to select optimal electrode placement for ts-DC based on clinical presentation of the patient
    • Understand the basic technique for non-invasive Stellate Ganglion transcutaneous stimulation and its possible application for sympathetic maintained pain.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 123

    Neuromodulation with Galvanic Vestibular Stimulation (GVS)


    1.0

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    • Discuss the history of GVS and the historic use of GVS as diagnostic procedure.
    • Identify the effects of GVS on the nervous system and use this information to construct an effective clinical protocol for his/her patient
    • Apply GVS as an adjunct procedure to assist in balance rehabilitation.
    • Understand and apply GVS as part of a comprehensive strategy for the treatment of neuropathic pain syndromes.
    • Create a treatment protocol in terms of electrode placement, intensity, duration and precautions for the use of GVS in clinical practice.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 124

    Neuromodulation with tDC


    2.0

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    • Communicate the risks, potential benefits and the investigational nature of tDC with a potential patient for the purpose of securing a written informed consent prior to treatment
    • Understand the similarities and differences between low voltage direct current and high voltage pulsed galvanic and how to apply knowledge of their polarity specific effects in clinical neuromodulation
    • Identify brain targets for neuromodulation and construct a therapeutic electrode montage, treatment protocol in terms of intensity, duration, frequency and dose of tDC 
    • Explain the theory of tDC as it relates to pain modulation based on contemporaneous scientific literature
    • Apply tDC  as an adjunct procedure to assist in intractable pain relief

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 125

    Neuromodulation and Balance


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    • Compared and contrast galvanic vestibular stimulation and Tone Burst Vestibular Stimulation in the treatment of the balance impaired patient.
    • Apply the polarity specific effects of the anode and cathode on the vestibular system for amelioration of common balance impairments.
    • Identify the anatomical location of electrode placement for Galvanic Vestibular Stimulation.
    • Create a treatment strategy using Tone Bursts based on physiological pairing of semicircular canals.
    • Apply Specific Tone Protocols based on Saccule versus Utricle dysfunction in balance impaired patients.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 126

    Neurological Conditions in Chiropractic Practice


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    • Recognize Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in your chiropractic patients
    • Summarize the prevalence in your patient population
    • Identify the type of patient that presents with TBI
    • Explain why a chiropractor needs to differential diagnose TBI patients
    • Compile correlations of TBI inciting factors with your patient presentations
    • Demonstrate the pathology that occurs with TBI
    • Classify the grades of TBI and discriminate what can be treated conservatively
    • Identify the incidence of injuries that commonly cause TBI
    • Evaluate the probability of TBI in your patient
    • Describe the many different types of evaluations, in the field, in the office and upon referral
    • Implement in-office Screening Tools and apply diagnostic criteria
    • Identify the risk of post-concussive syndrome
    • Detect patients with “Brain Cognitive Reserve”
    • Identify Second Impact Syndrome
    • Assess the value of MRI
    • Identify Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
    • Integrate the current concepts of conservative treatment
    • Design Cognitive Rehab
    • Provide appropriate patient advice, treatment or referral options

    David Taylor, DC, DABCN, FIACN

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    Neurology 127

    Trophic Subluxation Theory and How it Affects Your Patient


    1.0

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    • Define the trophic model
    • Describe the pathology of trophic model to your patients
    • Apply the trophic model of subluxation into clinical practice
    • Detect signs & symptoms that correlate with the trophic model
    • Extrapolate the model to patient care, especially maintenance manipulative therapy.

    David Taylor, DC, DABCN, FIACN

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    Neurology 128

    The Neurological Evaluation: What You Need to Know (And Why You Need to Know It)


    3.0

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    Hour 1

    • Identify and recite all components of the neurological examination 
    • Outline basic peripheral and central nervous system pathways that are clinically relevant to the bedside (ambulatory) neurological examination.
    • Perform an examination of the cranial nerve and somatic motor system, including aspects of strength, tone and volume.

    Hour 2

    • Perform an examination of the cranial nerve and somatic sensory system, including sensory testing of deep and superficial CNS pathways.
    • Perform an examination of the reflex system, including testing of deep, superficial, visceral and pathological reflexes.

    Hour 3

    • Perform an examination of the movement, balance and coordination systems, including tests of cerebellar function.
    • Demonstrate an examination flow and performing tests taking the patient from sitting to standing, to the supine and prone positions.
    • Summarize implications of neurological findings for lesions in various parts of the central nervous system.
    • Summarize implications of neurological findings for lesions in various parts of the peripheral nervous system.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Neurology 129

    Motor Control in Chiropractic Practice


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    • Identify the domains of and concepts within motor control
    • Outline some research on chiropractic's influence on motor control
    • Discuss principles of motor control and rehabilitation applied to practice

    Dean Smith, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Neurology 133
    Small Fiber and Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy Management - Part 1

    1.0

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    • Relate the effects of chemotherapy to the development of neuropathy.
    • Draw the pathways specific to Lamina I versus Lamina V sensory pathways.
    • Discuss basic science research that links Na, Ca and TRPA1 ion channels with hyper-excitability of sensory neurons.
    • Apply Lo-TENs over acupuncture points known to down regulate TRPA1 and PKC for the treatment of neuropathy.
    • Utilize natural substances that modulate ions channels related to neuropathy.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 134
    Small Fiber and Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy Management - Part 2

    1.0

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    • Obtain the most appropriate diagnostic tests  for their patients suspected of suffering from small fiber neuropathy
    • Implement the use of serum biomarkers for the management of small fiber neuropathy
    • Utilize hair analysis for heavy metals, in cases of chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy
    • Implement a nutritional detox strategy for the elimination of heavy metals in patients suffering from peripheral neuropathy
    • Institute a nutritional strategy to elevate NAD+  or to down regulate NAMPT to protect axons from degeneration in cases of peripheral neuropathy.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 135
    Small Fiber and Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy Management - Part 3

    1.0

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    • Discuss how small fiber nerve dysfunction may contribute  to painful conditions commonly seen in chiropractic practice.
    • Apply the Thermal Grill to evoke Conditioned Pain Modulation and Offset Analgesia to relieve neuropathy pain.
    • Utilize techniques to treat deafferentation pain.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 136
    Small Fiber and Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy Management - Part 4

    1.0

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    • Draw the components of the Central Autonomic Network
    • Relate the effects of brain lateralization and asymmetry to sympathetic-parasympathetic balance and tone.
    • Apply the technique of High Voltage Galvanic stimulation to create a non-invasive Stellate Ganglion Block.
    • Apply Lo-TENs to transcutaneously perform Vagal Nerve Stimulation.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 137
    Small Fiber and Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathy Management - Part 5

    1.0

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    • Formulate a viable alternative treatment for chemotherapy induced neuropathy.
    • Offer guidance to patients on how they may prevent or reduce the severity of chemotherapy induced neuropathy.
    • Utilize various forms of nervous system  stimulation as a substitute for  acupuncture.
    • Apply techniques for determining where nerves are attempting to heal and formulate a treatment strategy designed to accelerate nerve repair.
    • Choose the most beneficial type of stimulation and the optimal locations where stimulation should reduce  symptoms and promote nerve repair in chemotherapy induced neuropathy.

    George Kukurin, DC, DACAN

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    Neurology 138
    The Neurological Physiological Lesion

    2.0

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    • Define physiological lesion & functional lesion
    • Differentiate an anatomical pathology from physiological pathology
    • Recognize the debate on it’s validity
    • Apply the defined lesions to current known brain pathologies
    • Illustrate the physiological lesion in known cord pathologies
    • Demonstrate how the lesions can be measured
    • Examine the applications to manipulative therapy
    • Investigate clinical application
    • Evaluate the validity of the theory to chiropractic applications.

    David Taylor, DC, DABCN, FIACN

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Neurology 201

    Basic Brain Anatomy and Function: The Motor Cortex


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    • Discuss briefly the relevant brain anatomy and functional neurology with focus on the frontal lobe and motor cortex.
    • Describe the anatomy and physiology of the human brain cortex as it relates to the basic tenants of chiropractic and to spinal subluxation.
    • Identify key anatomical components of the frontal lobe and motor cortex.
    • Discuss some of the pioneers in neuroscience underscoring their individual contributions.
    • Draw basic neurological pathways associated with the frontal lobe and motor cortex.
    • Relate function of the frontal lobe and motor cortex to various associated disease conditions.

    • NOTE:  Recommended to take after Neuro 201-intro and prior to Neuro 201a

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

    AudioVisual Course
    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 201-intro

    Anatomy of the Skull and Spine With Dissection of the Cervical Spine


    3.0

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    • Explore current role of the art and science of clinical neurology for the chiropractor
    • Discuss briefly the relevant neurological anatomy and functional neurology
    • Describe in detail the anatomy and function of the components of the human skull with attention to aspects which may be important to the chiropractic physician
    • Explore the current role of clinical neurology for the practicing chiropractor
    • Describe in detail the anatomy and function of the components of the human spine with attention to aspects which may be important to the chiropractic physician

    • NOTE:  Recommended to take as first course in 201 series

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Neurology 201a

    Introduction to Chiropractic Clinical Neurology: Basic Lower Brain, Brainstem and Spinal Cord Anatomy: A Clinical Perspective


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    • Explore current role of the art and science of clinical neurology for the chiropractor
    • Discuss relevant neurological anatomy of the central nervous system, exclusive of the cortex
    • Summarize relevant functional neurology of the central nervous system exclusive of the cortex
    • Illustrate the clinical presentation resulting from disease of the various brain and cord areas
    • Outline various categories for spinal cord lesions
    • Organize findings of central nervous system disease by anatomical location and clinical presentation

    • NOTE:  Recommended to have taken Neuro 201-intro and Neuro 201 prior to taking this class

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 201b-c100

    Complete Neurological Examination - Case 100


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    • Observe a doctor patient encounter where the patient is a paraplegic
    • Explore the relevant issues and action protocols involved in acute spinal cord disease
    • Evaluate relevant clinical findings
    • List the clinical presentations of various complaints and the approach to diagnosis
    • Summarize relevant functional neurology of the spinal cord

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Case Studies
    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 201c

    Syndromes Involving the Spinal Cord


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    • Explore current role of the art and science of clinical neurology for the chiropractor
    • Discuss relevant neurological anatomy of the spinal cord
    • Summarize relevant functional neurology of the spinal cord
    • Illustrate the clinical presentation resulting from disease of the various cord areas
    • Outline various categories for spinal cord lesions
    • Organize findings of spinal cord disease by anatomical location and clinical presentation

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 201d

    Clinical Aspects of Spinal Cord Disease


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    • Discuss relevant neurological anatomy and function of the meninges
    • Discuss relevant neurological anatomy and function of the arterial and venous CNS circulation
    • Discuss relevant neurological anatomy and function of the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) circulation
    • Illustrate the clinical presentation resulting from disease of the various areas
    • Outline various categories for vascular CNS lesions
    • Utilize a Grand Rounds type case presentation

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202-c101

    Complete Neurological Examination - Case 101


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    • Observe a doctor patient encounter where the patient is a young female with a primary complaint of a balance problem
    • Improve the history taking process in an actual clinical setting
    • Develop improved patient examination techniques
    • Evaluate relevant clinical findings
    • List the clinical presentations of various complaints and the approach to diagnosis
    • Organize findings during the examination and explore for relevancy as applied to diagnosis of the presenting complaint

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

    AudioVisual Course
    Case Studies
    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202-c102

    Complete Neurological Examination - Case 102


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    • Observe a doctor patient encounter where the patient is a middle aged female with a primary complaint of upper extremity paralysis.
    • Improve the history taking process in an actual clinical setting
    • Develop improved patient examination techniques
    • Evaluate relevant clinical findings
    • List the clinical presentations of various complaints and the approach to diagnosis
    • Organize findings during the examination and explore for relevancy as applied to diagnosis of the presenting complaint.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

    AudioVisual Course
    Case Studies
    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202-c103

    Complete Neurological Examination - Case 103


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    • Observe a doctor patient encounter where the patient is a young female with a generalized headache without any specific area of pain
    • Improve the history taking process in an actual clinical setting
    • Develop improved patient examination techniques
    • Evaluate relevant clinical findings
    • List the clinical presentations of various complaints and the approach to diagnosis
    • Organize findings during the examination and explore for relevancy as applied to diagnosis of the presenting complaint

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

    AudioVisual Course
    Case Studies
    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202-c104

    Complete Neurological Examination - Case 104


    2.0

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    • Observe a doctor patient encounter where the patient is a young female with a primary complaint of tremor
    • Explore the history taking process in an actual clinical setting
    • Observe patient examination techniques
    • Summarize relevant clinical findings
    • Illustrate the clinical presentations of various complaints and the approach to diagnosis
    • Organize findings during the examination and explore for relevancy as applied to diagnosis of the presenting complaint

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

    AudioVisual Course
    Case Studies
    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202-c105

    Complete Neurological Examination - Case 105


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    • Observe a doctor sort through a difficult history in a patient encounter where the patient is a female with multiple and unusual complaints
    • Explore the history taking process in an actual clinical setting
    • Observe patient examination techniques
    • Summarize relevant clinical findings
    • Illustrate the clinical presentations of various complaints and the approach to diagnosis
    • Organize findings during the examination and explore for relevancy as applied to diagnosis of the presenting complaint

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Case Studies
    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202a

    The Patient Interview


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    • Explore basic principles of the patient interview
    • Discuss briefly the relevance of maintaining good history taking procedures
    • Describe in detail the benefits of history questionnaires
    • Explore different types of patient historians and as strategy for dealing with each type
    • Describe specific area constituting a complete patient interview

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202b

    The Assessment of Mental Status


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    • Explore basic principles of the mental status examination
    • Discuss briefly the relevance of maintaining good history taking procedures
    • Describe in detail the need for a mental status assessment
    • Explore different techniques and a strategy for dealing with mental status problems
    • Demonstrate specific methods of implementing the Mini-Mental State Examination.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Neurology 202c

    Examination of the Head and Neck


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    • Explore basic principles of the physical examination of the face, head and neck
    • Discuss briefly the relevance the physical examination prior to the neurologic examination
    • Describe in detail rational and procedure for observation, auscultation, palpation and percussion
    • Visualize patient problems and deformities that might go un-noticed by a casual observer
    • Demonstrate specific methods of implementing a brief orthopedic examination of the cervical spine.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 202d

    Aspects of Functional Versus Organic Illness


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    • Define specific terminology including organic disease, non-organic disease, functional disease, somatoform disease, malingering and others
    • Discuss the distinction between somatoform disorders (hysteria) and malingering
    • Describe patient presentations and examination techniques which are useful in somatoform disorders of the special senses
    • Elaborate on the somatic manifestations of somatoform disease in motor and sensory presentations
    • Explore caveats of diagnosing somatoform disorders
    • Discuss completely the performance and usefulness of in office "credibility" tests used to unveil non-organic disorders
    • Define and describe aspects of the malingering patient

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Neurology 202e

    The Ophthalmoscopic Examination


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    • Describe the reasons for using an ophthalmoscope in the clinical bedside examination
    • Define and contrast the Pan-Optic ophthalmoscope from the common ophthalmoscopes
    • Discuss common settings and features of the ophthalmoscope
    • Define methods of describing findings in the fundus of the eye\
    • Identify and define common systemic and local pathologic processes that may be encountered in the course of the ophthalmoscopic examination.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Neurology 202f

    Cervical Spinal Manipulative Therapy (CSMT) and Vertebrobasilar Ischemia (VBI)


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    • Outline methods used and estimations as to the incidence of cervical spinal manipulative therapy and subsequent vertebrobasilar ischemia
    • Review and describe cerebrovascular anatomy and hemodynamics
    • Discuss proposed patho-physiological mechanisms believed responsible for subsequent vertebrobasilar ischemia
    • Review and discuss past and present scientific literature to explore the evolution of what we think we know about the process of cervical spinal manipulative therapy and subsequent vertebrobasilar ischemia
    • Explore issues and examination procedures related to patient assessment as well as vertebrobasilar ischemia recognition and proper diagnosis
    • Define and contrast currently suggested procedures  and develop a vertebrobasilar ischemia plan of action
    • Explore various perspectives and reveal bias in both public media and biomedical journals
    • Identify and define new theoretical concepts and prophylactic therapies

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 206a1

    Electrodiagnostic Testing I


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    • Compare and contrast neuronal cells from the neuroglial cells.
    • Identify various types of neurons of the peripheral and central nervous system.
    • Describe the types of neuroglial cells found in the central nervous system and peripheral nervous system.
    • Categorize the types of mammalian nerve fibers by neuron a diameter, conduction velocity and susceptibility to compression.
    • Describe the incidence and prevalence of dizziness as a complaint.
    • Define the term “motor unit” from a clinical perspective.
    • Compare and contrast type one and type two muscle fibers.
    • Identify anatomical components and describe physiological function of the cell membrane.
    • Define the terms summation and generator potentials.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 206a2

    Electrodiagnostic Testing II


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    • Define the terms “electrodiagnosis, nerve conduction study, needle electrode examination, late responses and evoked potentials”.
    • Identify the various components of the action potential recording.
    • Compare and contrast synaptic versus electrical nerve stimulation.
    • Recite the components of the modern electromyographic machine.
    • Describe the different types of electrodes used in an electrodiagnostic examination and include the purpose and benefits/drawbacks to each type.
    • Categorize the types of electrodiagnostic testing.
    • Discuss performance and use of electrodiagnostic testing, including conduction studies and latencies, late responses (including the “H” reflex and “F” wave) and evoked potentials.
    • Properly order and interpret the results of electrodiagnostic testing.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Neurology 206a3

    Electrodiagnostic Testing III


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    • Define the terms “spasm, interexaminar and intraexaminer reliability, global myoelectric activity and muscle fatigue”.
    • Identify the various components of the modern paraspinal electrode EMG machine. recording.
    • Compare and contrast the use of surface electrodes in the traditional electromyographic examination versus the paraspinal surface electrode electromyographic examination.
    • Recite several scientific studies regarding paraspinal surface electrode electromyographic, and strengths and weaknesses of each study.
    • Describe tissue filtering, best ways to overcome it, and explain its significance in obtaining useful data.
    • Recite the names of the paraspinal musculature organized by their depth, action and activation response.
    • Discuss performance and utility of the test for the “flexion relaxation” phenomenon.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 208a

    Demyelinating Disease, Recognition and Chiropractic Management


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    Hour 1

    • Recite general information regarding incidents and prevalence of multiple sclerosis in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada.
    • Describe the pathophysiological process believed to be responsible for the most common types of multiple sclerosis.

    Hour 2

    • Recognize the common signs and symptoms of a patient presenting with demyelinating disease.
    • Recognize typical lesions in the brain and spinal cord associated with multiple sclerosis on MRI studies.
    • Define the McDonald criteria for the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.

    Hour 3

    • Identify various blood tests for diseases that may mimic multiple sclerosis.
    • Compare and contrast the category types of multiple sclerosis.
    • Describe the common medical treatment for multiple sclerosis.

    Hour 4

    • Recite studies associated with complementary and alternative approaches to management of patients with multiple sclerosis.
    • Synthesize a plan for the management of patients with multiple sclerosis.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Neurology 208b

    Recognizing Tumors Involving the CNS


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    Hour 1

    • Recite statistics regarding the percentage of primary versus secondary tumors found in the central nervous system.
    • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a patient with an intracranial or spinal canal tumor.

    Hour 2

    • Describe the pathophysiological process associated with neoplasia.
    • Discuss the most common types of primary intracranial tumors, metastatic neoplasms and other spinal cancers.

    Hour 3

    • Identify advanced imaging studies of various types of nervous system tumors.
    • Describe mechanisms of cerebrospinal fluid flow in their association with symptoms caused by intracranial tumors.

    Hour 4

    • Contrast and compare the signs and symptoms associated with tumors arising in various parts of the spinal cord.
    • Discuss various forms of medical treatment for patients with nervous system tumors.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Neurology 208c

    Congenital Disorders of the Nervous System


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    Hour 1

    • Discuss the etiology of congenital conditions of the brain and spinal cord.
    • Recite statistics regarding incidence and prevalence of neural tube defects.

    Hour 2

    • Describe common forms and categories of neural tube defects.
    • Recognize various forms of neural tube defects at birth, in infant life as well as on advanced imaging studies.

    Hour 3

    • Identify defects of the cranial cervical junction including categorizing Chiari Malformation and discuss clinical significance and management of patients with Chiari Malformation I, II and III.
    • Utilize plain film radiometrics to identify multiple forms of cranial cervical junction deformities.

    Hour 4

    • Discuss various congenital syndromes including Dandy-Walker Syndrome and Mobius Syndrome.
    • Compare and contrast different types of developmental defects such as hydrocephalus, crainiosynostosis, achondroplasia, microcrania, and others.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Neurology 211d1

    Dealing with the Dizzy Patient: Part 1


    4.0

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    • Describe the incidence and prevalence of dizziness as a complaint.
    • Define the term vertigo from a clinical perspective.
    • Identify anatomical components and describe physiological function of the vestibular system.
    • Perform a brief bedside examination for basic evaluation of the dizzy patient.
    • Categorize varieties of conditions causing dizziness and identify which are likely to be amenable to conservative care.
    • Compare and contrast the function of the utricle, saccule and semicircular canals.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Neurology 212f2

    Grand Rounds in Family Practice


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    • Relate relatively common but sometimes challenging patient cases including myocardial infarction, alcoholic hepatitis, A-V malformation and misdiagnosed limb paralysis.
    • Explain diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in myocardial infarction, alcoholic hepatitis, A-V malformation and misdiagnosed limb paralysis.
    • Give examples of diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in myocardial infarction, alcoholic hepatitis, A-V malformation and misdiagnosed limb paralysis.
    • Describe diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in myocardial infarction, alcoholic hepatitis, A-V malformation and misdiagnosed limb paralysis.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Neurology 214e2

    Bedside Neurological Examination Review


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    • Identify the areas of proper placement of the stethoscope bell in order to auscultate various arteries and other vascular structures available in the head and neck.
    • Perform palpation of the thyroid gland.
    • Perform an examination of the cranial nerves.
    • Evaluate the head and neck for signs of nervous system trauma.
    • Draw out the visual pathways from retina to striate cortex of the occipital lobe.
    • Associate patterns of visual field losses with various portions of optic pathway disease.
    • List retinal areas to evaluate and associated parameters during the fundoscopic examination.
    • Correlate disorders of eye position and movement with peripheral cranial nerve disease, internuclear ophthalmoplegia and gaze palsy’s.
    • List current vertebrobasilar risk assessment options as well as the value and limitations of each.
    • Outline the position of the Association of Chiropractic Colleges (ACC) in regard to vertebrobasilar ischemia (VBI) provocative testing in the chiropractic office.
    • Identify suggested effects of elevated homocystine levels above 7.2 umol/L.
    • Perform procedures recommended by the author to evaluate candidates for manipulative therapy.
    • Summarize implications of neurological findings for lesions involving the cranial nerves or their central connections.

    Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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    Diplomate Level;

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    Nutrition 101
    Resistance Exercise and Lipoprotein, and the Effects of Boswelia and Green Tea

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    • Identify the correlation of resistance exercise and lipoprotein Patterns
    • Discuss the effect of boswelia on arthritis
    • Review the effect of green tea on weight loss
    • Establish the relationship of exercise and water replacement
    • Identify the relationship of red wine and the cardiovascular system

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

    AudioVisual Course

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 102

    Blood Lipids, Probiotics and the Effects of Bromelain and Tea Tree Oil


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    • Distinguish how orange juice can improve blood lipid profiles
    • Discuss dietary aspects for the vegetarian athlete
    • Identify the relationship between bromelain and acute inflammation
    • Develop the anti-septic activity of tea tree oil
    • Describe Probiotics

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

    AudioVisual Course

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    Nutrition 103

    Antioxidants, Vitamin E, Silymarin, Magnesium and Whole Grains


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    • Review aspects of antioxidants and free radicals
    • Discuss how silymarin can improve an alcohol-damaged liver
    • Describe the connection/mechanism between atherosclerosis and vitamin E
    • Identify research evidence between whole grains and disease
    • Delineate the relationship of magnesium and hypertension

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 104

    Nutritional Treatment for Cardiovascular Disease


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    • Identify risk factors of cardiovascular disease
    • Construct a list of appropriate food and food groups associated with cardiovascular disease prevention
    • Evaluate various supplements that are beneficial in prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease
    • Differentiate various diets in regard to cardiovascular disease

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 105

    Nutritional Treatment for Hypertension, Peripheral Vascular Disease and Other CV Conditions


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    • Discuss various diet and lifestyle factors involving hypertension
    • Recognize the relationship between various minerals and hypertension
    • Distinguish the nutritional aspects of various related cardiovascular conditions
    • Identify the relationship between various herbs and peripheral vascular diseases

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 106

    Herbal Therapies I


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    • Discuss the basics of herbal medicine
    • Identify the conditions treated with herbs
    • List the effects, indications and dosages for T Bilberry and Black Cohosh

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 107

    Herbal Therapies II


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    • Identify the conditions treated with specific herbs
    • List the effects, indications and dosages for Boswellia, Burdock Root, Bromelain, Calendula, Cascara sagrada, Cayenne, CBD (cannabis), Chamomile, Echinacea

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 108

    Herbal Therapies III


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    • Discuss the mechanism and effects of Feverfew, Garlic, Ginger, Ginkgo Biloba, Ginseng, Goldenseal, Gugulipid, Gymnena Sylvestre, Horse Chestnut, Lemon Balm, Licorice, Milk Thistle, Nettle, Passionflower, Psyllium, Pygeum, Senna, Shiitake, St. Johns Wort, Saw Palmetto, Tea Tree Oil, Tumeric, Valerian Root, and White Willow

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 109

    Nutrition and the Elderly


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    • Identify changes in vitamin needs and status that occurs with aging and in the elderly
    • List changes in mineral needs and status that occurs with aging and in the elderly
    • Demonstrate an understanding of protein, fiber and water needs of the elderly
    • Identify important antioxidants in the elderly and the interactions that exist between them
    • Create a list of nutritional deficiencies and how they can lead to disease and illness in the elderly

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 110

    Female Nutrition - Osteoporosis, Pregnancy and Lactation


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    • Demonstrate an understanding of the role of calcium and other minerals in osteoporosis
    • Design a treatment protocol for the osteoporotic patient
    • Create nutritional guidelines for the pregnant female
    • Identify changes in vitamin and mineral requirements in pregnancy
    • Review the nutritional changes that occur with lactation

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 111

    Childhood Nutrition - Vitamins, Minerals, Fiber, Growth and Obesity


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    • Understand proper growth rates and weight gain in early childhood
    • Identify specific minerals involved in childhood nutrition
    • Explain the stages of obesity development in childhood
    • Review the importance and problems associated with childhood obesity
    • Evaluate the role of fiber in childhood

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 112

    Obesity - Calculations, Body Composition, Diet, and Exercise


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    • Identify the link between obesity and disease
    • Understand body composition and assessment methods
    • Design a practical weight loss diet program
    • Perform obesity related calculations quick and easily in the office
    • Recognize the role of exercise and other lifestyle factors that can influence obesity.

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 113

    Case Studies in Nutritional and Functional Medicine - Chronic GI Disorders and Fatigue


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    • Identify the challenges inherent in the diagnosis and management of patients with complex and chronic multi-factorial problems
    • Associate a multitude of common symptomatic complaints with foundational metabolic disorders such as elevated total toxic load and "leaky gut"
    • Apply a systematic approach to functional laboratory diagnostics and associate the findings with the need for specific therapeutic strategies using nutrients, botanical medicines, and nutraceutical compounds
    • Demonstrate an ability to institute life-style modifications, such as dietary changes, stress management techniques, and exercise in the management of patients with complex chronic illness
    • Measure your ability to assess, diagnose, and treat patients with fatigue-related disorders, vague gastrointestinal complaints, cognitive dysfunction, thyroid-adrenal problems, food intolerance, and more

    David Brady, DC, ND, CCN, DACBN

    Case Studies
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    Nutrition 114

    Case Studies in Nutritional and Functional Medicine - Hypertension and Food Allergy


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    • Identify the challenges inherent in the diagnosis and management of patients with complex and chronic multi-factorial problems
    • Associate findings such systemic skin problems with foundational metabolic disorders
    • Apply a systematic approach to functional laboratory diagnostics and associate the findings with the need for specific therapeutic strategies
    • Discuss the modification of your approach to case management based on outcome-assessment
    • Assess, diagnose, and treat patients with serious food allergy and sensitivity, dermatologic disorders, immune dysfunction, and persistent serious hypertension

    David Brady, DC, ND, CCN, DACBN

    Case Studies
    Text

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    Nutrition 115

    Clinical Detoxification: Part 1


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    • Identify the sources of toxic exposure in modern industrial society, the prevalence of exposure, and the health ramifications of elevated total toxic body burden
    • Associate a multitude of common symptomatic complaints (ie: fatigue, cognitive dysfunction, skin problems, global pain, etc.) with foundational metabolic disorders related to issues such as elevated total toxic load and "leaky gut"
    • Discover the specific biochemical methodology utilized by human metabolism to render toxins harmless and excrete them from the body
    • Explain the inherent complications within the normal detoxification process related to the formation of toxic intermediates and the increase in oxidative stress
    • Explore the effect of elevated oxidative stress on mitochondrial function and cellular energy production

    David Brady, DC, ND, CCN, DACBN

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    Nutrition 116

    Clinical Detoxification: Part 2


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    • Identify various pathologies associated with increased toxicity and total oxidative stress
    • Outline specific strategies of patient assessment to determine toxic load and individual hepatic detoxification capacity
    • Discriminate between the various pathways of hepatic detoxification biochemistry and objectively assess each pathway
    • Explain the use of specific nutrients, nutraceutical compounds, botanical medicines, and foods to lower oxidative stress
    • Explore the benefits and complications of adjunctive therapies in the management of patients with elevated toxic load and poor detoxification capacity

    David Brady, DC, ND, CCN, DACBN

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    Nutrition 117

    Drug, Herb and Nutrient Interactions and Toxicity


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    • Identify common drug and nutrient interactions
    • Identify herbal interactions
    • Identify nutrient and nutrient interactions
    • Recognize different toxicity levels for various nutrients
    • To formulate treatment recommendations based a patient's medication intake.

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 118

    Co Q10: Functions, Use in Performance, Parkinson Disease and Migraines


    1.0

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    • Identify some of the functions of Co Q10
    • Use Co Q10 for as appropriate as a supplement
    • List the issues of performance changes with Co Q10
    • Discuss the reasons for, and application of, Co Q10 for patients with Parkinson Disease and migraines

    Dean Smith, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 119

    Natural Analgesic and Anti-Inflammatory Agents


    2.0

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    • Identify how free radicals are formed and what parts of the body are affected.
    • Determine the relationship between antioxidants and cardiovascular disease and cancer
    • Discuss the role that vitamins, amino acids and herbs have in pain control.
    • Examine inflammation and the pro-inflammatory state.
    • Construct an anti-inflammatory diet
    • Determine which vitamins, minerals and herbs are useful as natural anti-inflammatories.
    • Identify the role of Proteolytic enzymes and inflammation and review sources of fatty acids.

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 120

    Management of Functional GI Disorders


    1.0

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    • Frame the problem and basic epidemiology of chronic G.I. disorders
    • Present evidence of linkage between chronic G.I. disorders with other common medical conditions
    • Discuss the current hypothesis of associations between intestinal hyperpermeability and systemic illnesses
    • Review cutting edge assessment tools and tests for G.I. disorders
    • Outline and suggest rational and efficacious cutting-edge non-drug treatment interventions for functional G.I. disorders.

    David Brady, DC, ND, CCN, DACBN

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    Nutrition 121

    Nutrition and Exercise, Muscle Physiology, Training Methods, Weight Training


    2.0

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    • Understand how muscle contraction occurs
    • Review practical muscle physiology
    • Determine how the body responds to exercise
    • Discuss the role of hormones in regards to muscle
    • Identify the components of proper assessment for physical fitness
    • Review the main components of a weight training exercise program
    • Identify various exercise training methods
    • Discuss the practical aspects of body composition
    • Review basic nutrition and how it relates to sport and exercise
    • Determine the energy needs and energy balance of the athlete

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 122

    Nutritional Support for Alzheimer's Disease


    3.0

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    • Discuss the causes and genetics of Alzheimer's Disease
    • Review the diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease, including symptoms, incidence, course, and risk factors
    • Understand conventional lab tests for Alzheimer's Disease
    • Review the conventional treatment options for Alzheimer's disease, including drug therapies
    • Understand new drug research and innovative drug strategies for Alzheimer's disease
    • Utilize nutritional strategies for Alzheimer's disease, including vitamin, mineral and herbal therapies
    • Discuss and define drug-vitamin-herb interactions for nutritional supplements recommended for Alzheimer's disease

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 123

    Nutritional Support for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)


    3.0

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    • Define the common signs and symptoms leading to the diagnosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    • Utilize conventional and alternative lab test for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    • Learn about the conventional treatment options for ALS, including drug therapies and new drug research
    • Utilize nutritional support strategies for ALS, including diet, and nutritional supplements
    • Coordinate care with the Medical Profession for innovative drug strategies for ALS

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Nutrition 123 - 125
    7.0

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    • NOTE: Approved for 7 hours Category A in Ontario
    • Define the common signs and symptoms leading to the diagnosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    • Utilize conventional and alternative lab test for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    • Learn about the conventional treatment options for ALS, including drug therapies and new drug research
    • Utilize nutritional support strategies for ALS, including diet, and nutritional supplements
    • Coordinate care with the Medical Profession for innovative drug strategies for ALS
    • Review Age-Associated Mental Decline, including its symptoms, causes and innovative drug therapies
    • Discuss and define nutritional support strategies for Age-Associated Mental Decline, including vitamins, hormones and antioxidants
    • Outline innovative drug strategies for cognitive enhancement
    • Apply nutritional support strategies for cognitive enhancement
    • Discuss the interactions between nutritional supplements and diuretics, statins and anticoagulant drugs
    • Discuss the interactions between nutritional supplements and antidepressants, antidiabetic medications, and antibiotics
    • Discuss the interactions between drugs and the B vitamins, fat soluble vitamins
    • Discuss the interactions between drugs and vitamin C, folic acid, PABA, progesterone, tyrosine, phenylalanine, and therapeutic oils

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Nutrition 124
    Nutritional Support for Cognitive Enhancement and Mental Decline

    3.0

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    • Review Age-Associated Mental Decline, including its symptoms, causes and innovative drug therapies
    • Discuss and define nutritional support strategies for Age-Associated Mental Decline, including vitamins, hormones and antioxidants
    • Outline innovative drug strategies for cognitive enhancement
    • Apply nutritional support strategies for cognitive enhancement

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Nutrition 125

    Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions


    1.0

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    • Discuss the interactions between nutritional supplements and diuretics, statins and anticoagulant drugs
    • Discuss the interactions between nutritional supplements and antidepressants, antidiabetic medications, and antibiotics
    • Discuss the interactions between drugs and the B vitamins, fat soluble vitamins
    • Discuss the interactions between drugs and vitamin C, folic acid, PABA, progesterone, tyrosine, phenylalanine, and therapeutic oils

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Nutrition 128

    Nutritional Support for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome


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    • Define the criteria for diagnosing chronic fatigue syndrome
    • Outline the causes of chronic fatigue syndrome
    • Summarize the relationship between chronic fatigue syndrome and the endocrine system
    • Discuss natural therapies that may be helpful for CFS patients
    • Describe the relationship between neurotransmitters and chronic fatigue syndrome

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 129

    Nutritional Support for Obesity and Weight Loss - Part 1


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    • Define obesity, including its symptoms, epidemiology and effects on health and wellness.
    • Review conventional treatments for obesity
    • Discuss popular diets for obesity and weight loss, and the macronutrients: carbohydrates, protein, and fats
    • Review nutritional support strategies for weight loss.

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 130

    Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment and Management: A Functional and Nutritional Perspective


    2.0

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    • Adequately frame the problem and basic epidemiology of cardiovascular disorders (CVD)
    • Present evidence of the relationship between obesity, insulin resistance, inflammation, stress and CVD
    • Summarize the standard medical and laboratory evaluation techniques and why they may only screen for approximately 50% of people at significant risk for CVD
    • Appraise the latest laboratory evaluations, including Lp (a), Apo A1, Apo B, hs-CRP, homocysteine, fibrinogen, AA/EPA, LDL-subclass and others to determine CVD risk
    • Critique the current dietary, lifestyle, nutritional supplement, nutraceutical, and herbal strategies as therapeutic management options to reduce CVD risk and for the treatment of those who already have cardiovascular issues, including: high cholesterol and dyslipidemia, genetic susceptibilities, chronic inflammation, coagulation abnormalities, and insulin resistance-related risk factors

    David Brady, DC, ND, CCN, DACBN

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    Nutrition 131

    Gluten Sensitivity


    3.0

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    • Generate a list of disorders associated with gluten sensitivity
    • Describe to patients where gluten is likely to be found and which foods are generally safe for a gluten sensitive patient
    • Interpret journal articles or general publication articles in the light of the history of gluten sensitivity diagnosis
    • Critique articles and authors who claim that celiac disease is the only proven form of gluten reaction
    • Detect and differentiate chronic gluten reactions in patients from other causes of inflammation and disease

    Dan Schlenger, DC

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    Nutrition 132

    Celiac Disease Mechanisms and Related Topics


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    • Describe the historical context of celiac understanding
    • Document reasons why celiac disease is nearly always misdiagnosed
    • Present valid arguments from cited literature how celiac disease is an autoimmune condition
    • Defend recent scientific advances for the leaky gut syndrome
    • Discuss reasons why celiac disease is a global concern, not just an American issue.

    Dan Schlenger, DC

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    Nutrition 133

    When to Begin a Gluten Free Diet


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    • Defend the implementation of a gluten free diet in celiac and non-celiac gluten sensitive patients based on sound evidence from current literature
    • Document reasons why a first-degree relative of a known celiac should be gluten-free
    • Summarize the current rate of celiac diagnosis in the US
    • Contrast the expected findings of a celiac patient and non-celiac gluten intolerant patient
    • Recognize that neurological signs can result from gluten intolerance

    Dan Schlenger, DC

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    Nutrition 134

    Supplements for Exercise and Sport, Vitamins, Minerals, Fluids, Sport Drinks and Antioxidants - Part 1


    3.0

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    • Identify which supplements are commonly used in exercise and sport
    • Determine the benefits and risks of individual ergogenic aids
    • Discuss the role that individual vitamins have in exercise and sport
    • Examine the role that individual minerals have in exercise and sport
    • Investigate the value of sport drinks
    • Ascertain when fluids are most beneficial in sport
    • Apply how exercise effects the immune system
    • Review the positive and negative effects of exercise
    • Identify the role of antioxidants in sport and exercise

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Nutrition 136

    Nutrition and the Gastrointestinal System, IBS, Constipation, IBD


    3.0

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    • Summarize the bowel protective mechanisms and their role in health and disease
    • Outline a treatment strategy for imbalanced gut flora/leaky gut
    • Identify common food allergies and determine appropriate nutritional therapy
    • Examine the role of fiber in gastrointestinal health
    • Create a treatment plan for common GI complaints of constipation and diarrhea
    • Determine appropriate nutritional treatments for ulcers
    • Theorize how diet can affect Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Understand how to successfully use nutrition to treat a variety of gastrointestinal disorders
    • Comprehend a rationale treatment protocol for Irritable bowel syndrome
    • Determine correct doses of supplements used for various gastrointestinal disorders
    • Ascertain the safety and risks associated with commonly prescribed gastrointestinal supplements

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 137

    Vitamin D


    2.0

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    • Recognize health conditions that will benefit from optimal Vitamin D measurement
    • Assess Vitamin D blood work results
    • Diagnose Vitamin D deficiency
    • Support nutritional supplementation dose recommendations in your office
    • Interpret major research outcomes on several conditions common to a private health practice
    • Analyze further conditions and clinical applications by utilizing resources provided
    • Integrate new information into your patients education

    Kristen Halland, DC, DABCA

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 138

    Nutrition for Exercise and Sport, Carnitine, Glutamine, DHEA, Caffeine and Ribose - Part 2


    3.0

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    • Identify which supplements are commonly used in exercise and sport
    • Ascertain the rationale of using specific individual sport supplements
    • Differentiate between fact and fiction of the supplement in relation to sport and exercise
    • Determine the practical use in sport for individual supplements
    • Determine the benefits of individual ergogenic supplements
    • Examine the risks associated with individual supplements
    • Investigate the value of specific supplements via studies
    • Define contraindications and interactions with the supplement
    • Recommend the correct dose of the supplement for sport and exercise

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 139

    Nutrition for Exercise and Sport, Bioenergetics, Fat/Carb/Protein Metabolism and Meal Timing - Part 3


    3.0

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    • Identify various energy systems of the body and how they relate to exercise and sport
    • Theorize which energy system is used for a specific sport event/activity
    • Summarize the physiology of fat, protein and carbohydrate metabolism and utilization in exercise and sport
    • Understand the relationship between the energy systems and various exercise parameters
    • Create a diet protocol for the athlete prior to their sport or exercise activity
    • Determine and understand the timing of meals in exercise and sport
    • Outline a useful program for a person to maximize carbohydrate stores
    • Theorize how glycemic index can affect exercise and sport activity
    • Ascertain differences between food variables and how they affect exercise and sport performance

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 140

    Nutritional Support for Obesity and Weight Loss - Part 2


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    • Review nutritional supplements useful for weight loss.
    • Discuss the research for conjugated linoleic acid for weight loss.
    • Outline the associations between thyroid function and weight loss.
    • Summarize dietary supplements that increase thermogenesis.

    • NOTE: Recommend but not required to first take Nutritional Support for Obesity and Weight Loss - Part 1, Nutrition 129

    Ron Steriti, ND, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 141

    Nutrition and Fitness Assessment, Body Fat, BMI and Fitness Tests


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    • Differentiate various nutrition assessment techniques.
    • Determine which body fat/composition technique is most appropriate for the individual.
    • Calculate essential measurements for weight loss patients.

    Gary Italia, DC, PhD

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 143

    IBS/SIBO


    2.0

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    • Appraise the reviewed research studies for salient elements of bias.
    • Describe the sensitivity and specificity of common food sensitivity tests.
    • Identify the effect of common natural interventions for IBS.
    • Compare results of the low FODMAP diet to conventional dietary approach for IBS.
    • Differentiate between clinical and statistical significance in natural medicine interventions for IBS
    • Grade the magnitude of effect size for natural medicine interventions.
    • Interpret the effect size of an intervention as it relates to the numbers needed to treat for benefit.
    • Identify the risk of bias level for studies included in a systematic review on yoga for IBS.

    Joshua Goldenberg, ND

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 143 - 149
    12.0

    $240.00 USD

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    • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Nutrition 143 through Nutrition 149

    Course Group includes all Nutrition Courses numbered 143 through 149

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 144

    Clinical Considerations to Measure and Enhance the Aging Process: Telomeres, Inflamm-aging, and Natural Strategies


    1.0

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    • Understand current theories, physiology, and statistics associated with aging
    • Identify predisposing lifestyle factors that can cause poor or early aging
    • Utilize the gold standard biomarker to assess aging (in addition to other related options)
    • Assess which natural anti-aging strategies may be effective for your patients
    • Apply new ideas and strategies in contemporary anti-aging science

    Kristen Halland, DC, DABCA

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 145

    Nutritional Health for Chronic Diseases


    3.0

    $60.00 USD

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    • Discuss the role of diet in causing and preventing various diseases, particularly chronic diseases.
    • Describe methods used to assess nutrition status.
    • Explain how dietary recommendations are formulated.
    • Incorporate nutritional information into clinical practice and advise patients about eating for optimum health as well as using dietary change as a therapeutic intervention
    • Evaluate the benefits and risks of nutritional recommendations for specific health conditions through an analysis of the existing scientific and clinical evidence

    Jennifer Illes, DC

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    Expires: 2025-12-31

    Nutrition 145 - 146
    4.0

    $80.00 USD

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    Hour 1 - 3

    • Discuss the role of diet in causing and preventing various diseases, particularly chronic diseases.
    • Describe methods used to assess nutrition status.
    • Explain how dietary recommendations are formulated.
    • Incorporate nutritional information into clinical practice and advise patients about eating for optimum