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Medical Education

COILS with Downloadable Chapters 

The Clinical Osteopathically Integrated Learning Scenarios (COILS) incorporate the philosophy and OMM/OMT into the training of routine patient care. The COILS are both a case-based textbook and a treatment manual. They provide general medical cases and the recommended OMM/OMT that should be used along with other treatments.

To download individual chapters click the links below:


Part One: Systemic COILS

1.    Patient With a Headache

2.    Patient With Depression 

3.    Patient with Pruritis (coming soon)

Part Two: Musculoskeletal COILS

1.    Patient With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome  

2.    Patient with Degenerative Disc Disease

3.    Patient With Inertial Injury (Whiplash) (coming soon)

4.    Patient With Osteoarthritis (coming soon) 

5.    Patient With Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (coming soon)

6.    Patient With Knee Pain (coming soon)

7.    Patient With Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (coming soon)  

Part Three: Cardiac COILS

1.    Patient With a Myocardial Infarction

2.    Patient With Congestive Heart Failure



Part Four: Pulmonary COILS

1.    Patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

2.    Patient With Pneumonia   

3.    Patient With Sinusitis (coming soon)


Part Five: Gastrointestinal COILS

1.    Patient With Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease 

2.    Patient With Irritable Bowel Syndrome 


Part Six: Surgery COILS

1.    Patient With Ileus Following Abdominal Surgery

2.    Patient With Chest Pain Following Sternotomy


Part Seven: Pediatric COILS

1.    Patient With Pediatric Asthma 

2.    Patient With Pediatric Torticollis (coming soon)