Acupuncture Orthopedics, Part 1
Jenny L. Crosby Wiemann D.C.
4 hours of Acupuncture
Hour One Tui Na as a component of eastern treatment Sprain/Strain Definition of grades Appropriate coding and treatment under ICD 7th digit A, D, S (initial, subsequent, sequelae) Acute and Chronic – defined Mainstream testing tools – a review of terms Non Surgical Orthopedic Treatments Soft Tissue Treatment with Acupuncture Chronic Pain and the points KI3, KI10 and BL60 – a review Dampness and the points SP6 and SP9 – a review Bi Syndrome – A review of the term, how it is caused and what it can develop into Choosing the Right Points
Hour Two Contralateral Points Paired Extraordinary Meridians Special points and when to use them Paired Extraordinary Meridians and when to use them
Hour Three Sprain Strain – Diagnosis and Treatment TCM Etiology of Sprain/Strain Acupuncture Treatment related to differentiation of patterns
Hour Four Acupuncture Treatment related to local symptoms Classifying Cervical Acceleration Deceleration Injuries Orthopedic Tests for cervical spine Radicular symptoms in cervical sprain/strains Treatment strategies for whiplash Additional acupuncture points for sprain/strain and whiplash Facet joint pain Radicular vs radiculopathy Treatment options for radiculopathy Thoracic Outlet Syndrome and Double Crush Syndrome
Approved For Continuing Education Credit in Illinois, Kansas, and Missouri.
PACE courses are accepted for Continuing Education Credit by The State Boards of Alaska, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and Wyoming. The State Board of Colorado does not pre-approve courses, but this class meets the criteria set forth by their respective boards.