Approved for two CEU/PDAs for NCCAOM and most states recertification
Note: This is the ONLINE version of this class. You will receive no printed materials, all of your work will be done online.
Course description: This on-line course discusses the nine most dangerous drugs in Western medicine, how they work, why they are dangerous, and the implications for practitioners of Chinese medicine who may have patients taking these drugs.
Goals of this course:
- To introduce students to those few Western drugs that should be red-flags for Chinese herbal medicine practitioner
- To introduce students to the basic pharmacology that explains how these drugs work and why they may be a problem.
- To acquaint students with several basic concepts in pharmacology and how those basics are important in the practice of Chinese herbal medicine.
- To assist students who wish to work in Western medical healthcare settings to communicate intelligently about drugs their patients may be taking.
This class is ONLY available in this online format.