Access: 30 days 

Cost: $50.00 NZD 

In this unit we cover:
  • Headaches
  • Vascular compromise
  • Assessment of Myelopathy/ Radiculopathy
  • Visceral pain
  • Spinal tumours

Learning Activities:
  • Slide handout
  • Video presentation (40 minutes)

Learning Outcomes:

  • List the mechanical, vascular, medical and neoplastic causes of headaches.
  • Discuss differentiating clinical features and diagnostic tests for different headache causes. 
  • Discuss the accuracy of clinical tests for upper motor neuron conditions. 

Study Time:
Approx. 1 hour

Lesson curriculum

  1. 1
    • Welcome

    • How to use this course

    • Copyright Warning Notice

  2. 2
    • Slide Handout

    • Video Presentation

    • Quiz

  3. 3
    • Before you go...



Dr Jack Miller

Dr. Miller completed his BSc in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto.

He then spent six years in New Zealand where he completed an advanced specialty Diploma of Manipulative Therapy. During this program he was directly mentored by both Robin McKenzie and Brian Mulligan. On returning to Canada he completed a Masters of Clinical Science at Western University and a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of St. Augustine.

Jack has been the senior editor of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s Orthopaedic Journal, an executive member of the Orthopaedic Division of CPA, the President of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physical Therapy and a member of the CPA Specialization accreditation committee.

He currently works as an Advanced Practice Physiotherapist in the Toronto region.