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This course aims to serve as an education platform on Chinese medicine (CM) for the general public. Our primary goal is to empower healthcare choices by promoting awareness and practical application on CM diagnostic and therapeutic approaches, as well as regulation on CM services and herbal products using international examples. In the first part of this course, learners will develop skills in applying basic theory of Chinese medicine (CM) for understanding health and illnesses, and be able to compare and contrast views from Chinese and western medicine perspectives. In the second part, learners will be able to diagnose their own CM body constitution, and to apply appropriate CM self-care practice including food therapy, acupressure, Baduanjin and meditation. Learners will also be able to identify commonly used Chinese herbs, and to describe the core principle of acupuncture. Specific competencies include: 1. State the basic theory of Chinese medicine and compare it with the principle of western medicine. 2. Apply the diagnostic approach of Chinese medicine and describe one’s body constitution. 3. Describe the core principle of Chinese herbs and acupuncture, and to understand their role in promoting health and wellness. 4. Develop self-care plan according to body constitution, using the practice of food therapy, acupressure, and Baduanjin....
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1

Section
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2 heures pour terminer

Session 1: Chinese Medicine: Introduction to Basic Theory

In this session, the learners will develop detailed understanding of the role of Zang-fu in manifesting health and disease in human body. The inter-relationship between various Zang-fu organs will also be introduced....
Reading
9 vidéos (Total 26 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video9 vidéos
The Initiation of Chinese Medicine2 min
The Essential Characteristics of Chinese Medicine1 min
Treatment by Differentiation of Syndromes3 min
The Doctrine of Yin and Yang min
The Theory of Yin-Yang - The Formation of the Theory of Yin and Yang5 min
Application of the Theory of Yin-yang in Chinese Medicine3 min
The Theory of Zang-fu Organs (Part 1)2 min
The Primary Characteristics of the Zang-Fu Theory3 min
Reading1 lecture
Reading list for Session 1 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Session 130 min

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Section
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

Session 2: Zang-Fu Organs Concepts in Chinese Medicine

This part is about the application of Zang-fu Organs concepts in understanding health and disease....
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 18 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video5 vidéos
The Lung2 min
The Spleen4 min
The Liver2 min
The Kidney4 min
Reading1 lecture
Reading list for Session 2 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Session 230 min

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Section
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2 heures pour terminer

Session 3: Relationship between Zang-Fu Organs; An introduction of Qi in Chinese medicine

In this session, the learners will develop further knowledge on how the inter-relationship between various Zang-fu organs contribute to health and diseases in human body. The session ends with an introduction to the concept of Qi in Chinese medicine....
Reading
4 vidéos (Total 17 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video4 vidéos
The Functions of the Six Fu Organs3 min
The Relationship between Zang-Fu Organs4 min
The Theory of Qi4 min
Reading1 lecture
Reading list for Session 3 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Session 330 min

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Section
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Session 4: Blood, Body Fluids and Pathogenesis of disease in Chinese Medicine

The session starts with an introduction to the concept of Blood and Body Fluid in Chinese medicine, followed with an overview of the principles of pathogenesis in Chinese medicine....
Reading
12 vidéos (Total 26 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video12 vidéos
Pathogenic Factors and Pathogenesis in Chinese Medicine1 min
3.1 Six External Pathogens2 min
3.2 Wind1 min
3.3 Cold1 min
3.4 Summer-heat min
3.5 Dampness1 min
3.6 Dryness min
3.7 Fire min
Internal Injury by the Seven Emotions2 min
Diet, Work and Rest2 min
Pathogenesis4 min
Reading1 lecture
Reading list for Session 4 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Session 430 min
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par RRDec 9th 2017

Very interesting material, really enjoyed this course!\n\n**When answering the 'fill the blank questions' make sure you write the answer perfectly including punctuation using american English.

par BUApr 15th 2018

Very informative lectures. Great for a first deeper understanding. I liked the combination of lectures, and parallel reading possibility for better memorization. Thank you

Enseignants

Prof. Vincent CHUNG

Assistant Professor
Hong Kong Institute of Integrative Medicine

Prof. Zhi-xiu LIN

Associate Professor
School of Chinese Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

Prof. Wendy WONG

Assistant Professor
School of Chinese Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Ching LIONG

Professional Consultant
School of Chinese Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

Prof. Justin Che-Yuen WU

Professor
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics

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