X-Ray: Common Radiographic Diagnoses in the Chiropractic Practice (Motley, July 14)

Hayward, CA US
July 14, 2018


A lively, 6-hour presentation and discussion of lesions commonly encountered in the chiropractic practice.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the seminar, you will gain closer familiarity with images of congenital anomalies, soft tissue abnormalities and lesions affecting articulations.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 CA Chiro Board, Category B
    CA Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Cat B
  • 6.00 X-Ray Hours
    X-Ray CE Hours
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Event starts: 
07/14/2018 - 2:00pm PDT
Event ends: 
07/14/2018 - 8:00pm PDT
Examples of congenital anomalies of the axial and appendicular skeleton. Anomalous development of typical and atypical vertebra will be discussed. Congenital variations in development of bones and articulations of the appendicular skeleton included.
Discussions include acquired bone lesions of surgical and degenerative etiologies. Deformities of bone, post-surgical imaging findings, bone marrow alterations and metabolic osseous changes included in discussion.
Lesions affecting articular surfaces and joint complexes will be reviewed. Topics including inflammatory arthritis, non-inflammatory arthritis, and joint instability will be discussed.
Common fractures and joint dislocations to be discussed. Acute, subacute, and healed radiographic appearances of skeletal injury. Osseous complications like malunion, non-union and infection included.
5Traumatic lesions continued
Radiographic appearances of soft tissue lesions including vascular, visceral, and articular/periarticular soft tissue changes will be discussed. Topics for discussion include atherosclerosis, visceral herniation, disc abnormalities and soft tissue concretions.
Life Chiropractic College West
25001 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
United States
+1 (510) 780-4508

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Dr. Jamie P Motley, MS, DC, DACBR completed her Doctorate of Chiropractic studies in 2009 at Life Chiropractic College West. As a chiropractic student, Motley developed a keen interest in radiology. Shortly following graduation she entered a Diplomat of the American Chiropractic College of Radiology post-doctorate program at New York Chiropractic College in upstate NY. Upon successfully completing the DACBR program, Dr. Motley started a private reading practice interpreting Radiographic, MRI and CT musculoskeletal studies. In 2013, Dr Motley accepted a teaching position here at Life West where she currently teaches and reads imaging studies and inspires students.

See below for a list of credits available for this seminar. 

Life Chiropractic College West is accredited by the CCE and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

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Available Credit Hours

  • 6.00 CA Chiro Board, Category B
    CA Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Cat B
  • 6.00 X-Ray Hours
    X-Ray CE Hours


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