Neurology 240: The Upper Motor Neuron and Clinical Considerations
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Topic: Neurology 240: The Upper Motor Neuron and Clinical Considerations
Credit Hours: 2
Instructor: Michael Hall, DC, FIACN
Course Description: The upper motor neuron often wreaks havoc in the minds of practitioners as it perpetuates an ominous sign of neurologic dysfunction. This presentation will present a neuroanatomic illustration of how the axial and appendicular compartments differ, how posture contributes to the upper and lower motor neuron presentations. And most of all, this presentation will increase clinical proficiency through better understanding of motor function and clinical syndromes.
- Introduction to the upper motor neuron
- Neuroanatomy of the UMN
- Central Integrated State
- Clinical signs of the UMN
- Define spasticity
- Discuss how to grade tone
- Outline separating axial from appendicular
- Illustrate clinical considerations
Dr. Michael W. Hall is a 1990 graduate with honors from Parker College of Chiropractic. He began clinical practice immediately after graduation while also entering post-graduate programs in clinical neurology and orthopedics. He received his diplomate in clinical neurology from the American Board of Chiropractic Neurology in 1993. He was later awarded a fellow in clinical neurology by the International Board of Chiropractic Neurology. For the past three decades Dr. Hall has entertained and educated thousands with enthusiastic passion for chiropractic and clinical neurology. It is his vision that all peoples may experience the healing art of chiropractic. He has published research, served on scientific and advisory panels, and lectured around the world. His program, “Functional Neurology for the Practicing Chiropractor” is renowned throughout the US, Canada, Europe and Australia. He speaks for the International Chiropractic Pediatrics Association as well as many state, national and international associations. You can find out more about Dr. Hall and where he is next by visiting his website – www.BrainDC.org
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