DMU Osteopathic Manual Medicine Journal Club

May 12, 2014

Intended Audience

DMU faculty, staff, students, and other interested health care professionals.

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss current peer-reviewed research.
  2. Develop critical thinking skills in regards to research review.
  3. Debate and discuss studies to foster advancement in one's own research.

Journal Article

Effect of osteopathic manipulative treatment on length of stay in a population of preterm infants: a randomized controlled trial
BMC Pediatrics 2013 13(65)


Speaker(s) will disclose to attendees the nature of any financial relationships they have with the commercial firms providing support as well as the commercial manufacturers of products and/or the providers of services discussed in their presentations. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AOA Category 2­B
  • 0.50 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/12/2014 - 12:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
05/12/2014 - 1:00pm CDT
Des Moines University
Des Moines, IA
United States

Continuing Education Credit

AOA: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). Des Moines University is accredited by the AOA and approves this live activity for 0.5 hour of AOA Category 2-B CME credit.

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AOA Category 2­B
  • 0.50 CE Contact Hour(s)


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