Posted on May 20, 2016
We have an amazing webinar on Tuesday evening presented by Dr. Steve Yeomans
Tuesday, May 24th, from 7:00-9:00 PM Central Time Dr. Steve Yeomans will present Whiplash 303
05/24/16 7-9 PM CT...
Topic: Whiplash 303
Credit Hours: 2
Instructor: Steve Yeomans, DC, FACCO
Course Description: Whiplash Associated Disorder is a complex treatment challenge that requires specialized training to successfully manage. This course series is a detailed study that thoroughly examines all phases of management from intake forms through discharge. In this course you will learn factors influencing injury, how to manage the peer review and how to bullet proof your documentation. Additionally, head restraints, phases of rear-end collision, and pain generators will be closely examined. This course will take your management of WAD to a new level!
V Examination Features
A. Examination Forms
B. Assessment / Diagnosis
4. Home instructions
5. Documentation of Services Rendered
D. Special Test Options
E. MRI – The Alar & Transverse Ligament
D. What does the literature support?
E. WAD GRADE 3 (Neuro signs / radiculopathy)
F. Cord compression and manipulation (see Murphy article)
G. Prognosis (QTF 1995/2001 vs. F&C Prognosis Scale)
H. Psychosocial Factors
I. Other Prognostic factors
• Develop examination forms and procedures for WAD
• Implement appropriate imaging criteria
• Integrate effective treatment strategies
• Apply appropriate treatment options
Dr. Steven G. Yeomans began his practice in 1979 by joining his father as a third generation chiropractor in Ripon, WI. He completed a 5-year residency orthopedic program and became board certified in 1985. He accepted his first post-graduate teaching position with the National College of Chiropractic in 1989 and since, has acquired chiropractic post-graduate teaching positions with 7 other Chiropractic colleges. Since 1984, Dr. Yeomans has lectured abroad and throughout the U.S. and Canada on topics including Impairment and disability rating (currently 6th edition), Industrial consulting, carpal tunnel syndrome and cumulative trauma disorders, rehabilitation, whiplash, documentation, physical therapy, outcomes assessment and orthopedics. In the year 2000, the textbook, The Clinical Application of Outcomes Assessment was released by Appleton & Lange. He maintains his private practice in Ripon, WI with a partner and continues to actively write and lecture.