3113.0 Current Research in Chiropractic

Monday, November 9, 2009: 10:30 AM
This session will look at the attitudes chiropractic students have toward the use and teaching of physical therapy, at how different strategies can be used for testing, and how baseline levels of pain and other outcome meaures can predict final self-reported pain.
Session Objectives: 1. Define student attitudes toward physical theapy. 2. Discuss smoking cessation programs within chiropractic 3. Examine issues with in chiropractic educational settings 3.

10:30 AM
Effect of Obesity on Treatment Outcomes for Low Back Pain
Stanley Ewald, DC, MPH and Eric L. Hurwitz, DC, PhD
10:45 AM
Chiropractic students' attitudes toward physical therapy
Lynda J. Dimitroff, PhD,BSN,RN,CHES
11:00 AM
Tobacco Cessation Via Doctors of Chiropractic: Preliminary Results
Judith Gordon, PhD, Joe Istvan, PhD and Mitchell Haas, DC
11:15 AM
Random group- versus student choice group-assignment in a collaborative testing environment
Christopher A. Meseke, PhD, Jamie K. Meseke, MSM and Rita Nafziger, MBA

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Chiropractic Health Care

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)