Neurology 214e2
By:, A Division of Surgent Pharmcon LLC

Course Description

Identify the areas of proper placement of the stethoscope bell in order to auscultate various arteries and other vascular structures available in the head and neck. • Perform palpation of the thyroid gland. • Perform an examination of the cranial nerves. • Evaluate the head and neck for signs of nervous system trauma. • Draw out the visual pathways from retina to striate cortex of the occipital lobe. • Associate patterns of visual field losses with various portions of optic pathway disease. • List retinal areas to evaluate and associated parameters during the fundoscopic examination. • Correlate disorders of eye position and movement with peripheral cranial nerve disease, internuclear ophthalmoplegia and gaze palsys. • List current vertebrobasilar risk assessment options as well as the value and limitations of each. • Outline the position of the Association of Chiropractic Colleges ACC in regard to vertebrobasilar ischemia VBI provocative testing in the chiropractic office. • Identify suggested effects of elevated homocystine levels above 7.2 umol/L. • Perform procedures recommended by the author to evaluate candidates for manipulative therapy. • Summarize implications of neurological findings for lesions involving the cranial nerves or their central connections.

Course Details

  • Neurology 214e2
  • By:, A Division of Surgent Pharmcon LLC
  • Instructor:    Format(s)
  • Total CE Hours:    5
  • Course Format:     Online Distance Learning
  • Course Categories:     DC Continuing Education
  • Course Subjects | CE HOURS:
    • Neurology  -5 CE Hours