Topics in Radiology for the Practicing Chiropractor, Part 1
Aaron Welk, DC, DACBR
4 hours of Radiology
This lecture will highlight frequently encountered variation in spinal and extremity anatomy that can be seen on x-ray or or advanced imaging. We will discuss the clinical implications, or lack thereof, related to these anomalies. We will discuss contraindications to HVLA adjusting associated with certain anomalies and if additional imaging is needed prior to the application of chiropractic adjustments.
Objectives: This course will focus on spinal and extremity anatomic variants and the clinical significance of such variants, with specific attention to the clinical significance of or presentation of anomalies, including dysplasia syndromes. The imaging presented with this course will cover X-ray, CT, and MRI modalities.
Approved For Continuing Education Credit in California, Illinois, Kansas, and Missouri. The State Boards of Colorado, Iowa, and Nebraska to do not preapprove courses, but this class meets the criteria set forth by their respective boards.