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CERVICOGENIC HEADACHE: Examination and Treatment

Therapy Network Seminars


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy / Athletic Training
Contact Hours:   1.5
Registration Fee:   $42


Objectives
1. Identify underlying pathophysiological and anatomical considerations in those with tension-type and cervicogenic headache 2. Identify current classifications systems for cervicogenic headaches 3. Identify diagnostic clinical assessment techniques to identify cervicogenic headache 4. Identify specific functional based treatment approaches based on the examination findings for those with cervicogenic headache.

Target Audience
PT, DC, ATC, PTA, OT

Confirmation Notes
Email confirmation and link to webinar sent upon receipt of registration

Agenda
Craniovertebral Anatomy -Musculo-ligamentous anatomy -Nerve supply -Basic biomechanics Headache Classification -International Classification of Headache Disorders Criteria -Cervicogenic Headache International Study Group The diagnostic process -Mobility vs. provocations tests -Clinical prediction rules Treatment approaches -Manual Therapy -Muscle energy Techniques -Movement with mobilization Clinical application -Clinical decision making -Big picture considerations

Description
Most people will report a headache at some point in their life. While there are many types of headache conditions, cervicogenic headaches are readily treated in therapy. This course will describe and define cervicogenic headache to include the patho-physiology and related anatomy as well as classification approaches. Also, diagnosis and a broad array of possible treatment interventions will be covered. Upon the conclusion of this webinar the participant will understand classification, appropriate diagnosis and multiple treatment options which will improve patient outcomes.

Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Home-study
Location:   Online Webinar
Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 8:00PM 9:30PM
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