Shoulder Region Musculoskeletal Imaging

Tuition: $69
Hours: 3


Course Description

This three-hour distance based course is intended to provide Doctors of Chiropractic with information on musculoskeletal imaging of the shoulder. This course is expected to result in improved confidence in making appropriate imaging selection and film interpretation skills with the overall goal of improving patient outcomes.
This class consists mainly of videos. There are four parts that are 30-45 minutes each. Power point notes are included on each of the parts for further reading.


The content of this course is provided through video recordings and some online reading material in which the learner’s participation (time) is actively tracked and logged. A minimum of three hours is required. There will be at least three questions for every hour of the class. The learner must receive a score of 80% of the total possible points and log at least three hours to receive credit for the course. Learners not achieving the pass rate will be directed to additional study by the instructor and allowed to re-take the examination.

No textbooks required. Computer and Internet service required for completion of this course. Funding sources and potential conflicts of interest statement: No funds were received, underwritten or subsidized by any vendors of any goods including supplies or services for this course.


Plain film radiography with focus on anatomy review, imaging protocol, and
targeted search pattern  (1/2 hour)
Magnetic resonance imaging with focus on anatomy review, imaging
protocol, and targeted search pattern (1 hour)
Presentation of cases to improve method of interpretation with discussion
of management-related issues  (1 1/2 hours)



  • Attain knowledge of the clinical indications for diagnostic imaging of the shoulder region.
  • Discuss imaging protocol of shoulder region with review of anatomy.
  • Improve confidence in recognizing common and not so common shoulder conditions.


To enroll in this course, please click the link below. You will be redirected to our course platform, Instructure, to complete the transaction.




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