University of Technology Sydney

99656 Disease States for Traditional Chinese Medicine 1

6cp; 5hpw
Requisite(s): 99652 Chinese Herbal Formula 2 AND 99584 Clinical Features of Disease


Disease States for Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)-1 is a clinical subject for students to learn integrative knowledge of Western and Chinese medicine for most common diseases in TCM internal medicine. This subject focuses on knowledge and skills of diagnosis with integration of laboratory and radiological findings where relevant, TCM pattern differentiation, and current therapy in Western and Chinese medicine, including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicines and relevant natural approaches.

In workshop sessions, real clinical cases relevant to the lecture will be provided for student practice, including interview of patients, role-playing in which student plays either practitioner or patient, and study on real cases which are selected from the UTS clinic. Overall, this subject guides students’ study from theoretical knowledge to real clinical practice.

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Spring session, City campus

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