ON-DEMAND: Sign up and take the class at anytime. Take the test at any time and receive your certificate via email upon successful completion. CEU valid for CO, IA, & NE. Other states may apply, check with your applicable state board.
NOTE: THIS SAME CLASS (301) IS ALSO BUNDLED INTO THE 5 CEU "CHIROCLASSES ON-DEMAND 301-2-3" ALONG WITH CASES 302 & 303.
Course Title: Cases in neurology: Numbness and weakness in a 50 year old male.
Course Instructor: Joseph S. Ferezy, DC
CE: Two (2) Classroom Hours
Format: Audio/Video Slide Presentation
This class includes a complete discussion of a videotaped patient case. The patient was brought by her treating chiropractor to the neurology diplomate program classroom in Des Moines Iowa in September of 2000. He was a 5o year old male complaining of multiple areas of numbness, paresthesia and dysesthesia in his hands and feet, as well as across his abdomen and on his lateral lower extremity. This class includes a review of the medical records prior to meeting the patient, the complete examination with discussion, and a report and discussion following the examination.
List the differential diagnoses that may accompany various symptoms.
Describe various essential elements of the history taking process.
List differential diagnoses for this and similar cases.
Itemize and describe several tests of lower extremity motor and reflex function.
Recognize a true extensor toe sign from an equivocal or false finding.
Contrast and compare aspects of various disorders causing cervical spine myelopathy.
Use proper language and nomenclature when producing a report for referring physicians.
Recognize aspects of spinal cord disease.