Pain, the Opiate Crisis, and the Chiropractic Alternative w/ Dan Murphy, DC (MAUI, Nov 9-10 2019, 12hrs)

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Join the fun in MAUI, HAWAII! It is claimed that the current opiate drug crisis and its consequence are the biggest healthcare disaster in modern history. We will define the opiate crisis and explore alternatives, including chiropractic adjusting. 2 hours ethics & law, 4 hours adjusting, and 6 hours general

Speakers

Dan J. Murphy, DC, DABCO
Dan Murphy, DC, Adjunct Professor, Life Chiropractic College West

Start

November 9, 2019 - 12:00 pm

End

November 10, 2019 - 12:00 pm

Address

Maui, Hawaii   View map

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JOIN US IN MAUI!  Location, Hotel, & Registration info coming soon

Overview

It is claimed that the current opiate drug crisis and its consequence are the biggest healthcare disaster in modern history. This class will define the opiate crisis and explore alternatives, including chiropractic adjusting.

  • 2 hours ethics & law
  • 4 hours adjusting
  • 6 hours general

Objectives

This class is designed to put the current opiate crisis into a historical perspective, quantify its consequences on the American society, and to propose viable alternatives to opiate drugs for pain control. Class attenders will be conversant on the crisis and be able to explain why chiropractic care and its adjuncts are viable alternatives to opiate drugs for pain control.

Schedule

Saturday:  12:00pm – 8:00pm (no meal break)

Sunday:     8:00am – 12:00pm

 

State Credits
Arizona APPROVED AZCE18175
California 12 hours
2 hours Category A Ethics & Law PENDING
4 hours Category A Technique PENDING
6 hours Category B PENDING
Colorado No Application Required*
Connecticut No Application Required*
Delaware No Application Required*
District of Columbia No Application Required*
Hawaii PENDING
Idaho No Application Required*
Illinois No Application Required*
10 hours (60 minute hours)
Indiana No Application Required*
10 hours (60 minute hours)
Iowa No Application Required*
Maryland No Application Required*
Massachusetts No Application Required*
Michigan No Application Required*
Montana No Application Required*
Nebraska No Application Required*
Nevada PENDING
Ohio No Application Required*
Oregon No Application Required*
Rhode Island No Application Required*
South Carolina No Application Required*
10 hours (60 minute hours)
Utah No Application Required*
Vermont No Application Required*
Virginia No Application Required*
Washington No Application Required*
Wyoming No Application Required*

*Some licensing boards do not require an application when a program is sponsored by an institution accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education.  Life Chiropractic College West cannot warrant that every session of this offering will be automatically accepted by these licensing board(s).  Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure.

Hour 1
CA CE: General
Review the history of opium, opiate pharmacology, and opioid synthetics.
Hour 2
CA CE: General
Quantify the current American opioid crisis.
Hour 3
CA CE: General
Review the history of how the modern opiate crisis became established in modern American healthcare.
Hour 4
CA CE: General
Learn the suprasegmental descending pain inhibitory control system for pain management.
Hour 5
CA CE: General
Discuss the concept of motion, and specifically chiropractic manipulative motion as it relates to the clinical management of the soft tissue trauma patient.This section emphasizes the orthopedic component. The discussion covers how the adjustment affects tissue fibrosis, adhesions, and altered instantaneous axis of rotation for subluxated vertebra.
Hour 6
CA CE: General
Discuss the concept of motion, and specifically chiropractic manipulative motion as it relates to the clinical management of the soft tissue trauma patient.This section emphasizes the neurological component. The discussion covers how the adjustment affects the spinal cord, the brain, the muscular system, and the vascular system.
Hour 7
CA CE: Technique
Review the basic neurophysiology of the chiropractic adjustment.
Hour 8
CA CE: Technique
Learn the neurophysiology of the chiropractic adjustment-driven suprasegmental activation of the descending pain inhibitory control system.
Hour 9
CA CE: Technique
Review studies pertaining to the chiropractic management of chronic pain syndromes.
Hour 10
CA CE: Technique
Review the connection between the microbiome, the chiropractic adjustment
Hour 11
CA CE: Ethics & Law (mandatory)
Discuss the concepts of standard of care and causation as related to chiropractic clinical practice.
Hour 12
CA CE: Ethics & Law (mandatory)
Review the State of California publications pertaining to:

  • Medical Negligence/Malpractice
  • Standard of Care for Health Care Professionals
  • Success Not Required
  • Duty to Refer to a Specialist
  • Abandonment of Patient
  • Informed Consent

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Website

lifewest.org

Phone

510.780.4508

Email

conted@lifewest.org

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