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December 2016 – Volume 13, Issue 2

Journal of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists December 2016 – Volume 13, Issue 2 Click below for a .pdf version of this issue of the JACO Journal. December 2016 – Volume 13, Issue 2 Original Articles Roecker CB, Warnecke RL : An Evidence-Based Approach to the Orthopedic Physical Exam –…

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Current Events

The Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists announces the on-line Part I examination dates will be May 19, 2017 and July 20, 2017. The Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists Part II examination will be held in late September or Early October 2017. Part I must be completed before the candidate is eligible to…

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Orthopedic Quiz

Orthopedic Quiz by Steven L. Kleinfield D.C., F.A.C.O. In this type of fracture, the skin may be pierced by bone or by a blow that breaks the skin at the time of the fracture. The bone may or may not be visible in the wound: a. Oblique fracture b. Compound…

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Orthopedic Quiz Answers

Orthopedic Quiz Answers 1. b. Compound fracture http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00139 2. d. Comminuted fracture http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00139 3. c. Galeazzi fracture http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00039 4. b. Monteggia fracture http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00039 5. a. Torus fracture http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00039

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Current Concepts Review Injuries to the Ankle Syndesmosis

Current Concepts Review Injuries to the Ankle Syndesmosis Tyler J. Van Heest, BA, and Paul M. Lafferty, MD J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014;96:603-13 d http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.M.00094 Copyright 2014 By The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Incorporated Investigation performed at the University of Minnesota-Regions Hospital, St. Paul, Minnesota JACO Editorial…

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Outcome measures in chronic migraine management: clinical use and potential cost savings: a case study

Outcome measures in chronic migraine management: clinical use and potential cost savings: a case study  Nathan Hinkeldey, D.C.1,2 Kevin Percuoco, D.C.3 Michael Tunning DC, ATC, MS.4 Noelle Johnson, Pharm.D.,BCACP1 Laurie Hinrichs, PA-C5 Central Iowa VA Healthcare System,  Pain Management1 Adjunct Faculty, Palmer College of Chiropractic2 Palmer College of Chiropractic DoD/VA…

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Improvement in functional constipation while under chiropractic care in a pediatric patient with primary vesicoureteral reflux: a case report

Improvement in functional constipation while under chiropractic care in a pediatric patient with primary vesicoureteral reflux: a case report Virginia A. Barber, DC1, Joseph M. Carfora, DC2, Thomas A. Wicks, PhD, DC, FACO1 1 Associate professor, Palmer College 2 Private Practice, Newburgh, NY Published: Journal of the Academy of Chiropractic…

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Physician & Physician Assistant Attitudes and Referral Habits Concerning Chiropractic

Physician & Physician Assistant Attitudes and Referral Habits Concerning Chiropractic Shawn M. Neff, DC, MAS, FACO1, 2, Regina J. Jordan, MSN, RN3 Staff Chiropractor, Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg, WV1 Adjunct Faculty, Palmer College of Chiropractic2 Registered Nurse, Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg, WV3 Published: Journal of the…

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An Evidence-Based Approach to the Orthopedic Physical Exam – Part 1: The Lumbopelvic Spine

An Evidence-Based Approach to the Orthopedic Physical Exam – Part 1: The Lumbopelvic Spine Christopher B. Roecker, DC, MS, DACO, DACBSP1,2 Rebecca Warnecke, BS 3 Assistant Professor, Palmer College of Chiropractic1 Life Science & Foundations Dept., Davenport, IA 2 Student, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA3 Published: Journal of the…

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