Free 1 Hour Online CE Course

Take our online CE courses for a test drive with this free sample course. See how easy and convenient our courses are and earn 1 hour of approved CE credit. If you are also looking for CE that is actually useful for your practice, we are certain you will be pleasantly surprised!

Availability: Until December 31, 2019   Format: Online & Self-paced

CE Credits: Continuing education credit (CE) is administered by Life Chiropractic College West (Life West).

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1 CE Hour available for the following Chiropractic Boards:

USA: Arizona (AZCE 20021), Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Hawaii (HI 19-084), Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (Approved Cat 1), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota (68466), Missouri (2019001267), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada (NV21-069), Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (DCE001806), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (O07-9553), Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and Wyoming.  CANADA: British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, and Prince Edward Island.

Sponsorship

Continuing education credit (CE) is administered by Life Chiropractic College West (Life West).  Chiropractic Online CE program is sponsored by Life Chiropractic College West. 

Format

This is an online self-paced program, giving you the flexibility to complete your CE requirements, at home, at work or anywhere with an Internet connection. You can log in and log out as many times as you wish. You will have unlimited online access to the course during its approval period. Do you have some free time between patient appointments? Why not use this time to progress through this CE course!

Course Description and Content

This course presents a clinical scenario of a patient with disc injury causing cauda equina syndrome.  The course covers key aspects of the patient’s history and examination, clinical reasoning, exclusion of red flags and several examination videos. You will learn how a targeted clinical evaluation methodology with a problem-solving approach can be used to enhance your diagnostic accuracy and efficiency in practice.

Red Flag Recognition and Patient Examination Videos

The course includes a set of questions that you can ask your patients to help identify any red flags that indicate the presence of serious underlying conditions. Relevant clinical examination videos are also included for you to sharpen your clinical skills.

Quiz

This course includes a short online multiple-choice quiz. When you have completed the learning material, you will be able to access the quiz.

Certificate of Completion

When you have completed the course, you will be able to immediately download your Certificate of Completion.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be better able to:

  • Take a focused clinical history for patients presenting with disc injury causing cauda equina syndrome.
  • Perform a targeted physical examination when evaluating patients presenting with low back pain.
  • Recognize “red flags” which may indicate serious pathology.
  • Improve your clinical reasoning and diagnostic accuracy.

Complete the course in 3 easy steps!

1. Enroll in this CE Course.
2. Complete the learning activities at your pace.
3. Complete the multiple-choice quizzes when it suits you and then download your Certificate of Completion. If you have any questions, please contact us.

System and Equipment Requirements

This CE course has been optimized to work on personal computers, tablets and smartphones when using the most recent versions of Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari.

Course Author

Elham Nia, DC, BSc, MSc  –  Dr. Nia is the founder of Chiropractic Online CE. He graduated as a Doctor of Chiropractic from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1982, received a Master of Applied Science (Musculoskeletal Management) and a Graduate Diploma in Education in Australia. Dr. Nia was an undergraduate and postgraduate lecturer at RMIT University (Melbourne, Australia) for 14 years. He has conducted numerous postgraduate continuing education and professional development seminars and workshops on topics including spinal rehabilitation, diagnosis and management of myofascial trigger points, physical examination and therapeutic modalities. His presentations have been attended by a diverse range of healthcare practitioners including chiropractors, osteopaths, physical therapists and general medical practitioners. For the last 10 years, his focus has been on the production of an extensive collection of online continuing professional development for chiropractors in Australia and New Zealand (www.cpdo.com.au). He is now pleased to offer the same high-quality online CE courses to Doctors of Chiropractic in the United States and Canada (www.chiropracticonlinece.com).

Disclaimer

Our CE courses are designed to meet the Chiropractic licensing requirements of your State or Province. However, some States or Provinces do not allow online or distance learning for earning CE credits and some do not allow a course to be taken more than once within the same relicensing period. If you have questions or concerns about this CE course meeting your Board’s approval, we recommend you contact your Board directly to obtain pertinent information.

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