Course name: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome and Upper Extremity Dysfunctions 2.0 Level 1A CME Webinar

Date: Wednesday June 9, 2021 7:00-8:30PM  EST

Registration Link: ommeducation.com/product/virtual-course

This live webinar is 90 minutes long and is worth a total of two 1A CME credits. You are required to attend this virtual class on June 9th.  If you are unable to attend we will send you a recording of the course, however this will be worth a total of two 1B CME credits, and you will be required to pass a test prior to earning the credit.   


Learning Objectives:

  1. Review differential diagnosis for patient complaining of hand parasthesias.
  2. Review physical exam findings for thoracic outlet syndrome, epicondylitis and carpal tunnel syndrome specifically.
  3. Review OMM techniques to address/treat thoracic outlet syndrome, epicondylitis and carpal tunnel syndrome.
  4. Educate stretches patient should do at home to help heal upper extremity somatic dysfunctions.

Content:

  1. All attendees will read prior to live webinar JAOA article: “Effectiveness of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Pilot Project”. 
  2. Discussion on above article with the group having each attendee comment and give input.
  3. Discuss differential diagnosis for hand parasthesias and physical exam highlights to help isolate primary cause.
  4. Trish Murray, D.O. demonstrates OMM techniques to treat thoracic outlet syndrome, epicondylitis and carpal tunnel syndrome somatic dysfunctions with attendees interacting with questions as well as practicing with someone.
  5. Demonstration and participation in performing stretches for neck, chest, upper back and upper extremity that patients can be taught to do at home.

 

nutes of the webinar.

***Attendees will be given a full body list of skeletal locations and treatment instructions for strain-counterstrain points Dr. Murray has found to be most common and most effective in over 15 years of practicing OMM. 

*** Attendees are required to watch a lecture on Strain-Counterstrain, this will be sent in an email after registering for this webinar.