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LMT 151 Study of Acupuncture for Health Care Professionals
Credit Hours:  1
Effective Term: Fall 2016
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 1 Lecture
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Introduction to acupuncture principles and practices that may be part of patient care in a chiropractic medical practice. This course is required in the massage therapy program and is available as part of the Chiropractic Assistant Program for individuals who wish to pursue a career as a Chiropractic Assistant.

Prerequisites: RDG094

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Explain the history, nature and current practice of acupuncture in a chiropractic medical practice.
2. (Analysis Level) Examine the legal and ethical responsibilities of the chiropractic assistant.
3. (Synthesis Level) Summarize diseases, symptoms and conditions that respond well to acupuncture.
4. (Analysis Level) Differentiate various acupuncture procedures.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
This course has been designed to meet the requirements of the State of Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners.

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