Patient Management Tools
This Patient Management Tools page is provided by the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists to connect Academy Fellows and the board certified chiropractic orthopedist community with essential site links to enhance the chiropractic orthopedist’s skills sets.
The addition of these web based tools is designed to help transform the chiropractic orthopedic practice and delivery of patient care to state of the art chiropractic health care based on assessment and objective outcomes.
Please check this page often as we will continue to gather additional sites to help guide you in finding useful information concerning patient care.
American College of Radiology
The ACR Appropriateness Criteria® are evidence-based guidelines to assist referring physicians and other providers in making the most appropriate imaging or treatment decision for a specific clinical condition. By employing these guidelines, providers enhance quality of care and contribute to the most efficacious use of radiology.
Learn Sarver Heart Center’s Continuous Chest Compression CPR
Tucson, Arizona’s Sarver Heart Center’s new CPR technique… “Be A Lifesave”. Click on the link below to view.
BioMed Central is an STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher which has pioneered the open access publishing model All original research articles published by BioMed Central are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication. BioMed Central views open access to research as essential in order to ensure the rapid and efficient communication of research findings.
PubMed Central (PMC)
U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
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MedlinePlus directs you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. MedlinePlus also contains extensive information about drugs and supplements, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive tutorials, the latest health news, and surgery videos.
What is Google Scholar?
Google Scholar is a way to search for scholarly literature. You can search many disciplines and sources. Google Scholar helps you find resources for scholarly research.
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FRAX® is a sophisticated risk assessment instrument, developed by the University of Sheffield in association with the World Health Organization. It uses risk factors in addition to DXA measurements for improved fracture risk estimation. It is a useful tool to aid clinical decision making about the use of pharmacologic therapies in patients with low bone mass. The International Osteoporosis Foundation supports the maintenance and development of FRAX®.
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