February 1, 2005

How Chiropractic Will Thrive in the 21st Century

EDITOR'S MEMO

Fractures of the Clavicle

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How Chiropractic Will Thrive in the 21st Century

£ £ ^Hi HAT WHICH IS OUR GREATEST STRENGTH IS ALSO OUR I greatest weakness." That sounds like a profound I quote from some eccentric philosopher. It's not. I just made it up. But, as far as chiropractic is concerned, I'm convinced it's the truth. Ou

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EDITOR'S MEMO

In this issue... I t's our February issue already! January has flown by like a breeze with half of the TAC staff at the an­nual Parker Seminar in Las Vegas in mid-January. It's always exciting to see our readers in person, this year it was especiall

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Fractures of the Clavicle

History The young patient fell on an out­stretched arm while playing football. Discussion The "S" shape and normal overlap with the upper ribcage renders the clavicle a difficult structure to evaluate on straight anteroposterior projections. The mos

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Tips

Q M You have often said that the chiropractic prac-■ tice of 15 or even 10 years ago no longer can exist. Why do you feel this way? A: The rules of the game have changed. It's as though, for over 100 years, we've been playing according to the rules

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Featuring Fabrizio Mancini, D.C. President of Parker College of Chiropractic

Q * Tell us about your plans for * Parker College and Parker Seminars in continuing to "Move the Profession Forward" in 2005. Mancini: Parker College of Chiropractic provides an educational curriculum and environment that creates a strong foun­datio

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Marketing Department

/ n an effort to help you maximize all your services, Dr. Daniel Dahan has identified 7 depart­mental areas in your practice, which need to be addressed. Each of these areas is being dealt with sequentially in The American Chiropractor. By following

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Preventing Cardiovascular Disease "New Tests Prevent Deaths"

The Problem Can new tests regarding Cardiovascular Disease help pre­vent deaths from C VD? It is a fact that 50% of all heart attack victims do not show abnormalities relating to traditional blood markers of CVD. Cho­lesterol markers can be within l

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Post Operative Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)

History and Subjective Complaints: 53- year-old male factory worker/forklift operator complains of bilateral hand numbness, burn­ing, tingling and loss of grip strength in the thumb, index and ring fingers, bilaterally. Noc­turnal aggravation of the

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Study Shows Chiropractic Care is #1 for Chronic Spinal Pain

Reference: Chronic Spinal Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Medication, Acupuncture, and Spinal Manipulation From Spine, July 15, 2003; 28(14): 1490-1502 Lynton G. F. Giles, D.C., Ph.D; Reinliold Muller, From the Abstract Study Design: A r

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The Practice You've Always Wanted

r Take your practice to the next level: 10 EXPERTS Give us their BEST Practice Management Advice for you to USE NOW! Our panel of Experts: Dr. Larry Markson The Masters Circle Dr. Pete Fernandez Fernandez Consulting Dr. Daniel H. Dahan Practice Perf

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