2021-2022 University Catalog 
    Oct 21, 2021  
2021-2022 University Catalog
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AAC 1510 - Acupuncture Orthopedics

This is a clinical skills course emphasizing neurological and musculoskeletal examination, diagnosis and treatment. Students learn the essentials of neurological and musculoskeletal examinations and the principles of differential diagnosis. Students learn to select examination procedures that correlate with a patient’s history, to perform those procedures, to integrate findings with historical data, and to document relevant clinical findings. Students learn to use acupuncture, heat and cold therapy, therapeutic ultrasound, functional assessments, and Chinese herbal preparations to treat neurological and musculoskeletal injuries and complaints.
Course Delivery Model(s)
Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 0
Total Hours: 45

Credits: 3
Prerequisites: GAPH101, GAPH201, GAPH301
Corequisites: None
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