2021-2022 University Catalog 
    Sep 20, 2021  
2021-2022 University Catalog
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AAC 1310 - Acupuncture Meridians III

This course covers the meridian theories and acupuncture points other than those covered in the courses of Acupuncture & Points I and II. The material of this course includes the theories of the Twelve Divergent Meridians, Fifteen Collaterals, Twelve Muscle Regions, and the Twelve Cutaneous Regions. The theory of Mother-Son and Four needle Technique. Therapeutic applications and contraindications of Gua-Sha, Moxibustion, Cupping, and Electro-Acupuncture. Therapeutic application and contraindication of Cutaneous, Intradermal and three edge needles. The special theories and therapeutic functions of Extra Points, Head and Ear Acupuncture, and Gua-Sha, are included as well. There is demonstration and practice of locating the extra points and ear points and measuring the head acupuncture lines at class exercises.
Course Delivery Model(s)
Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 0
Total Hours: 45

Credits: 3
Prerequisites: AMP I, AMP II
Corequisites: None
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