ACAM 2010 Spring Heavy Metals Detoxification Workshop

Heavy Metals Detoxification Workshop on DigiVision - $199.00

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16 Lectures, 2 Full Days

Course Learning Objectives

  • Practical strategies for incorporating heavy metal detox into your practice
  • Tools to evaluate heavy metal exposure and toxicity
  • Recommendations on how to diagnose and treat patients with heavy metal toxicity
  • Using diet and nutrition to optimize detoxification pathways
  • Medical and political aspects of heavy metal exposure on health
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of heavy metal toxicity
  • Utilize a symptoms survey to identify patients with toxicity
  • Treatment options including chelation therapy
  • Nutritional and supportive therapies to ease chelation side effects
  • Delineate the absorption, tissue distribution, excretion and ultimate toxicity of arsenic, cadmium, lead and mercury

Lecture List

  1. An Introduction to Heavy Metals for the Practicing Physician - James Biddle, MD
  2. Mercury and the Human Detoxification System: Sources and Symptoms, Function and Dysfunction - Christopher Shade, PhD
  3. Arsenic and Cadmium: Sources, Exposure and Health Effects - Lyn Patrick, ND
  4. Lead Toxicity: Silient Killer in the US - Dorothy Merritt, MD
  5. DMSA and DMPS: Clinical Use in Practice - Jessica Tran, ND
  6. CaEDTA and NaEDTA: When and How to Use in Practice - Jeffery Morrison, MD
  7. Legal Update - Al Augustine, Esq
  8. Discussions and Questions & Answers - James Biddle, MD; Christopher Shade, PhD; Lyn Patrick, ND; Dorothy Merritt, MD; Jessica Tran, ND; Jeffery Morrison, MD; and Al Augustine, Esq
  9. Appropriate Laboratory Testing for Metal Toxicology - David Quig, PhD
  10. The Toxicity of Mercury and its Relationship to Neurological Illness and Oxidative Stress - Boyd Haley, PhD
  11. Clinical Approaches to Detoxification in Children - Kenneth Bock, MD
  12. Discussions and Questions & Answers - David Quig, PhD; Boyd Haley, PhD; and Kenneth Bock, MD
  13. Glutathione in Metals Detoxification - Tim Guilford, MD
  14. Nutrition and Supportive Therapies - Walter Crinnion, ND
  15. D-penicillamine in Toxic Metal Detoxification - Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD
  16. Discussions and Questions & Answers - Tim Guilford, MD; Walter Crinnion, ND; and Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD

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Lecture Series: American College for Advancement in Medicine
Lecture Year: 2010
Lecture Season: Spring
Sku: ACM-101WSS1

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