Tomorrow Evening

Posted on Jun 27, 2018

Join us for tomorrow evening's Sports Medicine Real-Time Live Webinar with Dr. Donald Ozello


06/28/18 7:00-9:00 PM Central Time

Topic: "Sports Medicine 354: Upper Extremity Osteoarthritis"

Credit Hours: 2

Instructor: Donald Ozello, DC


Course Description: Athletes may acquire osteoarthritis at a higher rate than non-athletes. Many senior athletes continue to train and compete even though they may have a degenerative joint condition. This program begins with an in-depth review of anatomy and physiology of the upper extremity joints. The course describes the anatomical and physiological changes of osteoarthritis and the corresponding symptoms. This class details the mechanism of injury and the causation factors of osteoarthritis including overuse and traumatic injury sources. The program progresses to thoroughly review the clinical evaluation of sports injuries to the upper extremities including consultation, examination and imaging. The class describes in-office chiropractic treatment and provides in-depth patient education and rehabilitation exercises. Nutritional and supplementation support of osteoarthritis to enhance and prolong athletic activity is covered.


Course Outline:

Detailed description of the anatomy and physiology of upper extremity joints

Explanation of anatomical and physiological changes, mechanism of injury and symptoms of osteoarthritis

In-office chiropractic diagnostic procedures and treatment approaches

Patient education strategies for management, rehabilitation and continuation of activity

Nutritional and supplementation support of osteoarthritis


Learning Objectives:

Develop an increased understanding of anatomy & physiology of the upper extremity

Expand clinical knowledge to properly diagnose and treat osteoarthritis

Implement tools to better educate patients in prevention and management of osteoarthritis

Master new skills in the management of sports medicine to further assist athletes to continue training and competing

Heighten your ability to use nutrition and supplementation strategies #Chiropractic #Chiropractor #OnlineCE #BoardApproved

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