Treatment of Constipation in Cancer Patients
In this course you will dive inside the pathology, the acupuncture strategies and points that can be used with patients undergoing conventional cancer treatments, especially with patients suffering from constipation and digestive problems. In addition to presenting an understanding of TCM, you will gain insight into relative issues in western medicine as well as tips for better management of constipation.
- Understand constipation as a side effect of western medicine cancer treatment.
- Recognize western medicine causes & solutions to constipation in cancer patients.
- Treat constipation with TCM.
This course is certified by NCCAOM for 1 PDA points, and qualifies for credit towards the Shu Lan College online MA/Phd program, approved by Nanjing University.
Whilst we are a pre-approved provider for NZASA, we cannot guarantee that ALL of our content will align with the NZASA CPD categories. It is advisable that you seek guidance from NZASA if you are unsure.
TCM Academy courses are approved by Acupuncture NZ. Acupuncture NZ counts each hour as 1 CPD. For any farther assistance please contact us.
- Lectures 7
- Quizzes 8
- Duration 33 Min
- Skill level 1 PDAs/CEUs
- Language English
- Students 190
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Self
Western Medicine 3
The Allopathic approach towards constipation in cancer patients
Chinese Medicine 10
Chinese Medicine view and treatment of constipation
Constipation in Cancer Patients: Final Exam 1
Test your understanding of the course.