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Veterinary Tech


Veterinary Acupuncture 203
6.0

  • Compare and contrast the study and treatment of gastrointestinal, reproductive, immunological and dermatological disorders from Western medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine perspectives
  • Explain the theory and evidence for the effects of acupuncture on gastrointestinal, reproductive, immunological and dermatological function
  • Identify the pathogenesis of gastrointestinal, reproductive, immunological and dermatological disorders according to the patterns of the Eight Principles, vital substances, Zang-fu organs, pathogenic factors, channels and the four level theory on heat-induced disease
  • Describe the recommended acupuncture treatment for gastrointestinal, reproductive, immunological and dermatological disorders
  • Assess the evidence for the the use of acupuncture in surgical and postoperative analgesia
  • Identify the acupuncture points used to induce analgesia in specific anatomical locations
  • Explain the technique of gold bead implantation
  • Summarize the differences and similarities in applying acupuncture to avian and mammalian patients
  • Outline the use of Traditional Chinese Medicine herbal remedies in treating the avian patient
  • Describe the theory and principles of auricular therapy in animals

Allen Schoen, DVM, MS

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