Migraine Building Blocks: Musculoskeletal and Neurological with Dr. Adam Harcourt On-demand

$1,500.00

This course is part of the 150 hours Mastering Migraine Program.

You will have 1 full year of access for this module.  It will be added to your account upon purchase

This transaction is non-refundable.

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Faculty: Dr. Adam Harcourt

Migraine Building Blocks: Musculoskeletal and Neurological

In order to effectively treat a migraine, you must understand how the musculoskeletal & nervous system play a roll in the migraine condition, and how to solve address those problems.

  • Musculoskeletal components – Learn why manual therapies can be the best, or worst, treatment for migraineurs at different stages.
  • Chiropractic  – If and when joint manipulations would be appropriate.
  • Massage – Why could massage be beneficial to the whole picture of migraine.
  • Acupuncture – How does acupuncture act on the nervous system relating to migraine?
  • Trigger Points – Is there a sensitization effect with migraine?
  • TMS – Where and when could it be beneficial
  • Surgical interventions – What types of surgical techniques are indicated for migraine, and how they can be used to manage patients long term.
  • Migraine Variants – Learn how to properly treat the different types of migraine and what to look for that may have been missed.
    • Vestibular – Commonly misdiagnosed, these patients suffer needlessly for years.
    • Hemiplegic – Learn why clinical neuroscience is THE best treatment for this disorder
    • Sleep related – Does timing of migraine change your treatment paradigm?
    • Ocular – What to look for when treating these often frightening migraines.
  • Neurological treatment modalities
  • Which areas of the neuraxis should be examined closely
  • What therapies/treatments are helpful for patients without overt functional deficits
  • Concussion & Migraine – Learn how they relate and how to treat them together.
  • How long after a concussion do you expect migraine to intensify
  • Can concussion cause migraine by itself?
  • Dizziness & Migraine – Learn why vertigo can actually be a migraine, and how to treat it properly.

Credit Hours: 13 hours of flipped classroom and 25 neurology hours.

This class is the 2nd part in a 4 part series. To learn more about the entire Mastering Migraine Program, please click here.