Orthopedics and Traumatology

ACU322

By applying the principles of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine to the study of orthopedics and sports therapy, this class introduces the topic of Motor Points and use of Acupuncture for injuries to the musculoskeletal system. Students are taught to assess patients using the sports medical model and to treat patients using Motor Point techniques as well as basic TCM Acupuncture treatment protocols for common injuries.

Prerequisites: ACU113/114 and BMS103, valid CTCMA Student Registration    Semester: Fall, Winter    Fee: $15    Credits: 3    Hours: 45