Record date: August 13th, 2020
Length: 1 hour 4 minutes
Approved for 1 NCCAOM PDA, category PE-CW
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PINS, or Posterior Interosseous Nerve Palsy, is a type of nerve compression. Though this particular condition is not common per se, nerve compression injuries are more common, and the principles derived from this webinar can be used towards the treatments of other conditions. In addition, through the case study presented in this webinar, the clinical thinking that occurs during the treatment of a patient is very important and the viewer can obtain valuable knowledge that applies to the management of patients with nerve compression injuries.
- Review the anatomy involved including the radial nerve, brachial plexus, and interosseous nerve
- Understand what neuropraxia is, the nerve injury mechanisms, and double crush syndrome
- Review the physical exam including sensory, motor, and ortho assessment
- Review treatment selection and use of electro-acupuncture, understand purpose of treatments chosen
- Review and understand the clinical thinking involved based on the case study presented
About Dr. Anthony Lombardi:
Dr. Anthony Lombardi is a 2002 graduate of the New York Chiropractic College and McMaster Contemporary Medical Acupuncture program in Hamilton, Ontario, and has been practicing acupuncture for 19 years. Upon graduation, he founded Hamilton Back Clinic and since then has become a private consultant to athletes in the NFL, CFL, and NHL. Over the past 15 years Anthony has given over 100,000 acupuncture treatments. In addition to practicing, Dr. Lombardi was also an instructor in the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program at McMaster University from 2004 to 2013. He developed his EXSTORE® system, which he currently teaches along with motor points and electro-acupuncture, to physicians and practitioners the world over. He regularly writes and contributes articles on motor points in the Canadian Chiropractic and Chiropractic Economics magazines. Dr. Lombardi’s library continues to grow, with some 60 webinars available covering a variety of MSK and pain conditions, as well as patient practice management topics. He holds live seminars throughout the U.S. and Canada.