Continuing Education 
 

Somatovisceral Dysfunction and Heart Rate Variability


In this course, Dr. Heidi Haavik will cover the known effects of chiropractic on somatovisceral dysfunction. She will also communicate what we know about heart rate variability and chiropractic.
 

 

   

 
Module 1 Outline
  • Why chiropractic care might influence the somatovisceral system
  • Research regarding chiropractic and changes in the cardiovascular system
  • Research regarding chiropractic and changes in the respiratory system?

     
  • QUIZ

   

   

Module 2 Outline
  • Why chiropractic care might influence the somatovisceral system
  • Research regarding chiropractic and changes in the gastrointestinal system
  • Reserach regarding chiropractic and changes in the genitourinary system

  • QUIZ

   

   

Module 3 Outline
  • HRV- what it is and how it is measured
  • Link between the prefrontal cortex and HRV
  • Chiropractic research on HRV
  • QUIZ

   

   

Module 4 Outline
  • Research regarding the effects of chiropractic care on  HRV
  • QUIZ

   

   

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Heidi Haavik, B.Sc., Ph.D.

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Each module contains a video presentation and a short quiz.  You must view the video prior to taking the quiz. 
 
FOR HELP: If you have technical issues, please contact the Continuing Education Department at 1-800-452-5032 or email at continuinged@palmer.edu. 
 
DISCLAIMER: While Palmer College of Chiropractic endeavors to bring diverse topics and viewpoints for continuing education options for Doctors of Chiropractic, the opinions of presenters do not necessarily represent the views of Palmer College.
 
ATTRIBUTION: This presentation contains royalty free music from https://www.purple-planet.com/using-our-free-music

   

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