Advances in musculoskeletal health: A focus on practice, prevention, safety, and cost
Monday, November 4, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This contributed session offers a variety of presentations regarding musculoskeletal health issues related to practice, prevention, safety, and cost. Topics include management costs of neck pain, risk of stroke following chiropractic spinal manipulation, dose-response of spinal manipulation for chronic back pain, association of smoking with back pain, knee osteoarthritis in religious groups, and an overview of benign joint hypermobility syndrome. These presentations may be of interest to those involved in economic analysis of healthcare, risk reduction, primary care, conservative care, integrative, complementary, or alternative care, manual or physical therapy, and those in the ambulatory health care environment who specialize in musculoskeletal health.
Session Objectives: Discuss musculoskeletal health issues related to practice, prevention, safety, and cost.
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Organized by: Chiropractic Health Care
Endorsed by: Aging & Public Health, Medical Care, Oral Health, Public Health Nursing, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)