Post Graduate Continuing Medical (CME) and Chiropractic (CCE) Educational Program

Whiplash Traumatology, Neurophysiology, Pain and Treatment Seminar Series: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Care.

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Accreditation and Endorsements

Our Whiplash Traumatology and Treatment seminar series is the only Whiplash Educational program in the world providing cutting edge research and education approved by both the medical (Allopathic) and chiropractic (Alternative Health) communities. 

 

Truly in a class of our own!  

Setting a Standard of Care for Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Assessment and Treatment of Whiplash for 2021 and beyond!

"The only medically accredited and recognized Whiplash Traumatology and Treatment program in the World!!"
 

Accredited in 29 Countries

Accredited for Medical and Chiropractic continuing education credit.

Accredited for all 3 Physician Types (USA): MD, DC and DO

Advancing Whiplash Education, Treatment and Research Internationally Since 2008

USA and Canada Seminar Dates

Module 1:  March 5, 2022 and September 3, 2022
Module 2:  March 12, 2022 and September 10, 2022
Module 3:  March 19, 2022 and September 17, 2022
Module 4:  March 26, 2022 and September 24, 2022

Seminar Runs from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM EST

Europe Seminar Dates

Module 1:  April 2, 2022 and October 1, 2022
Module 2:  April 9, 2022 and October 8, 2022
Module 3:  April 16, 2022 and October 15, 2022
Module 4:  April 23, 2022 and October 22, 2022

Seminar Runs from 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM UTC

Modules

Module 1: Motor Vehicle Crash Forensics
  • What is Crash Forensics                   

  • Types of Collision Vectors / PDOF

  • Rear Impact                                       

    • Phases of Injury/Sequence of Events

    • General Crash Times – Kinematic response in msec.

    • Reverse S Curve

    • Neurophysiological consequences

    • Example Live Crash Testing

    • Common Injury Patterns Assessment and Diagnosis

    • Acceleration Deceleration Injury Patterns

  • Front Impact                                  

    • Phases of Injury/Sequence of Events

    • Kinematic Response

  • Side Impact    

    • Phases of Injury/Sequence of Events

    • Kinematic Response Near Side Collision

    • Kinematic Response Far Side Collision

  • Special Considerations                                                               

  • Small Overlap Collision

  • Human factors affecting injury outcome

  • Force loads acting on the spine

  • Accident Risk Factors                                                                 

    • Acute Risk Factors

    • Late/Chronic Risk Factors

  • Accident Reconstruction and Injury                                           

    • ACR it’s start in personal injury

    • General objective of ACR

    • ACR and Injury Analysis

    • ACR and court rulings on injury

  • Introduction to Event Data Recorders 

Module 2: Physical Examination

  • Physical Examination

  • History and Intake              

  • Relevant Past Medical History            

  • Physical Examination – Muscle         

  • Physical Examination – Neurological              

  • Trauma Neurology

  • Spinal Cord Hypersensitivity after Trauma

  • Glia Cell Response

  • Brain fMRI studies and pain

  • Receptive Field enlargement

  • Consideration of alterations in Endocrine function                 

  • Hypothalamus controls limbic system and affect on autonomic and endocrine function.

  • Hypothalamus role in regulating neuroendocrine and immune response.

  • Physical Examination – Vestibular                              

  • Physical Examination – Orthopedic       

  • Types of Referred Pain                                                               

  • Neurotome

  • Angiotome

  • Dermatome

  • Myotome

  • Sclerotome

  • Viscerotomes

  • Whiplash Traumatology Associated Common Syndromes/Disorders   

  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  • Headaches

  • Sacroiliac Joint Injury

  • Vestibular Injury

  • Tinnitus

  • Traumatic Stress - Psychological components of Injury and Pain

  • Memory Acquisition and Storage

Module 3: Neurophysiology
Module 4: Treatment and Medicolegal Concepts
  • Neurophysiology

  • Concussion Injury Mechanisms                                                        

  • Coup Counter Coup Injuries

  • Pressure Gradient Injuries

  • Diffuse Axonal Injuries

  • Closed Head Injuries

  • Concussion Sub-Types

  • Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Blood Brain Barrier Disruption

  • White Matter Disruption

  • Grey Matter Disruption

  • Head Injury

  • Post-Concussion Syndrome

  • General Cognitive Processing Ability

  • Reduced Cerebral Metabolism

  • Neuropathy Injury Mechanisms                                                        

  • Human Factors – Steering Wheel

  • Crash Factors – Offset Collision

  • Vehicle Factors – Seatbelt and Airbag

  • Traumatic Stress

  • Pain Pathophysiology                                                                         

  • Pain Terminology

  • Pain Pathophysiology

  • Pain Generators

  • Pain Fiber Evaluation and Testing

  • Pain Neurotransmitters

  • Pain Response

  • Inflammation

  • Muscle Guarding/Splinting

  • Altered Biomechanics

  • Digital Algometry Testing

  • Nerve Adhesion Testing

  • Biomechanics in Pain Assessment

  • Neurophysiological Special Testing                                                

  • Quantitative Electroencephalography (qEEG)

  • Surface Electromyography (sEMG)

  • Electromyography (EMG)

  • Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV)

  • Motor NCV study

  • Sensory NCV study

  • AMA Guidelines 6° Edition Impairment

  • Vestibular Testing            

  • Electronystagmography (ENG)

  • Visual Evoked Potentials (VEP)

  • Somatosensory Evoked Potentials (SEP)

  • Posturography Computerized Testing

  • AMA Guidelines 6° Edition Impairment

  • Physical Medicine Treatment Options and Protocol

  • Postural Analysis

  • Cervical Traction

  • Alpha Stimulation

  • Photobiomodulation

  • Pulsed Radio Frequency

  • Neurofeedback

  • Biofeedback

  • Nutrition

  • Spinal Manipulation

  • Acupuncture/Traditional Chinses Acupuncture

  • C-Fiber / Chronic

  • Auricular Acupuncture

  • fMRI Studies

  • Whiplash Treatment Options

  • Electrical Therapy

  • Laser Therapy

  • Exercise

  • Strengthening

  • Neurokinetic Exercises

  • Muscle Re-Education

  • Vestibular Exercises

  • Nerve Mobilization

  • Massage Therapy

  • Lymph Drainage

  • Trigger Point Therapy

  • Counter Rotation

  • Medical

  • Opioid Usage

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Injections

  • Trigger Point Injections

  • Nerve Blocks

  • Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI)

  • Botox

  • Radiofrequency Neurotomy (RFN)

  • Surgery

  • Complimentary Care Post Rehabilitation

  • Yoga

  • Pilates

  • Consequences of Inadequate or Under Treatment

  • Additional Special Testing          

  • Radiographic Examination

  • Primary Views of Consideration

  • Primary Lines of Measurement

  • Standard of Care – Davis Series

  • Videofluroscopy Examination

  • MRI Examination

  • Diffuse Tensor Imaging (DTI)

  • Magnetic Transfer Imaging (MTI)

  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS)

  • Magnetic Source Imaging (MSI)

  • Functional MRI (fMRI)

  • Contrast-Enhanced MRI

  • PET (Positron Emission Tomography)

  • Radionuclide Bone Scan

  • SPECT (Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography)

  • CT Examination

  • Myelography

  • Discography

  • Bone Scan

  • Thermography

  • Regional Cerebral Blood flow Perfusion Examination

  • POCUS US

  • Angiography and Color-Coded Duplex Sonography (CCDS)

  • Muscular Evaluation

  • Sample Assessment and Report Writing – Med-Legal                   

  • Sample report review

  • Documentation

  • Intake and Examination Forms

  • Outcome Assessments

  • Report Writing for Success

  • Medical Review and Rebuttals

  • Example Rebuttal Reports.

  • What I learned as a Preferred Provider for Allstate.

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