Topics in Radiology for the Practicing Chiropractor, Part 2
Aaron Welk, DC, DACBR
4 hours of Radiology
This lecture will finish frequently encountered variations in with lower 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. The class then gives a thorough review of Mensuration of of diagnostic imaging of the spine and extremities.
Objectives: This course will focus on spinal and extremity anatomic variants and the clinical significance of such variants, and review standard radiological measurements of spinal and extremity imaging. The imaging presented with this course will cover X-ray, CT, and MRI modalities.
Approved For Continuing Education Credit in Illinois and Missouri. Approval is Applied For in Kansas. 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.