Personalized Assessment of Low Back Disorders [7135]
Date: Friday, March 10, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus
Room: Union A

   William Marras, Ph.D., Honda Chair Professor and Director, Spine Research Institute, The Ohio State University

Track: Medical
Secondary Track: Workers' Compensation
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: All Levels


The presenter demonstrates how to use low back motion signatures to track the extent of a low back impairment. You can also use this information to track the effectiveness of various treatment modalities and identify when someone can return to work without an increased risk of a low back disorder recurrance.

Learning Objectives:
Describe how pain assessments differ from functional impairment assessments
Recognize how the progression of a low back impairment can be quantitatively tracked over time
Identify how one can use motion signature information to determine the nature of a low back disorder
Explain how motion signature information can be used to assess return to work

CEU Hours:  
  RN: 0.5
  CME: 0.5
  Chiropractor: 0.5

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