X-Ray: Musculoskeletal Conditions of the Spine and Extremities w/ J. Motley, DC, DACBR (Nov 19, 6 hrs)

Historical presentation, radiographic, and clinical considerations associated with common findings on imaging exams. Includes 6 general CE hours applicable to x-ray permit renewal. 8am-2pm


Jamie P. Motley, MS, DC, DACBR
Jamie Motley, DC, DACBR, Associate Professor of Radiology, Life West


November 19, 2017 - 8:00 am


November 19, 2017 - 2:00 pm


25001 Industrial Blvd, Hayward, CA, 94545   View map


Revisit common diagnoses in musculoskeletal imaging.  The course is aimed at expanding upon topics related to the historical presentation, radiographic, and clinical considerations associated with common findings on imaging examinations.


As a result of participating in this course, learners will be better able to:

  • review basic search pattern for viewing diagnostic imaging examinations;
  • recall primary imaging findings of diagnoses discussed;
  • review imaging findings as they relate to patient clinical presentation;
  • discuss clinical considerations for management for common radiographic findings; and
  • identify diagnoses that necessitate modifications to chiropractic adjustments or represent contraindications to manual therapy.

6 hours unless otherwise indicated

Acupuncture relicensure credits

State CE Available/Approval
California Pending, category 1, provider #716
NOTE: California licensed acupuncturists may not order lab tests or x-rays.

California Radiology Continuing Education

This seminar qualifies for California X-Ray CE, PENDING.

Chiropractic Continuing Education (CE)

State CE Available/Approval #
California 6 hours approved
(Category B general hours)
These hours may also be used to renew your X-ray permit
Colorado No application required*
Connecticut No application required*
Delaware No application required*
District of Columbia No application required**
Georgia No application required*
Idaho No application required*
Illinois No application required*
(60 minute hours)
Indiana No application required*
(60 minute hours)
Iowa No application required*
Maryland No application required*
Michigan No application required*
Montana No application required*
Nebraska No application required*
New Mexico No application required*
Ohio No application required*
Oregon No application required*
Rhode Island No application required*
South Carolina No application required*
(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 any session of this offering will be 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.

DISCLAIMER FOR THE STATE OF MISSOURI: Approval of this course is not acknowledgment or ruling by the Board that the methods taught in this course are recognized and approved by the Board as the appropriate practice of chiropractic as defined in Section 331.010, RSMo.

Hour Topic
1 Revisit topics associated with congenital anomalies and variation of normal in the development of the skeleton.
2 Explore common bone lesions, associated imaging appearance and clinical considerations for care.
3 Focus on conditions affecting the joints to include degenerative and inflammatory conditions of the spine and extremities.
4 Discuss imaging findings associated with the radiographic appearance of vascular and visceral abnormalities.
5 Explore common fracture patterns and presentations.
6 Review the radiographic appearance of orthopedic hardware and surgical artifacts.



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