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Advanced Medicolegal Documentation for the Chiropractor: Subluxations

Dr. Todd Cielo DC, CCEP

Credit Hours: 2



This curriculum will cover subjective findings which correlate with objective documentation from theDoctor’s offices and diagnostic procedures. It will show the physician how to utilize the AMA guidelinesfor evaluation of ligament laxity. It will demonstrate how to utilize AMA guides for concrete clarity ofinjury permanency, DRE differentiators, and subtle differences of the 4th, 5th and 6th editions. It will showthe significance of ligament laxity in coding (M24.28), objective documentation, AMA guides and permanency/impairment in the injury arena. It will demonstrate how to locate, define and quantify subluxations as well as correlate subjectivity vs. objectivity from the consult, diagnostics and symptomatology of the patient.

Approved In The Following States

  • PACE
  • Life
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Florida

PACE Approved States

  • Alaska
  • District of Columbia
  • Idaho
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Wyoming

Life Approved States

  • Delaware
  • Illinois
Chiropractic CEU Documentation PACE and Life Approved