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Academic Year 2017/2018

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and ability to understand the features of unconventional medicine.

Get familiar with specific techniques.

Critically think about the differences between western medicine and the traditional Chinese medicine

Course contents

The visit to conventional and unconventional medicine: the clinical intervew, the medical examination, the hospital admissioni;

communication with the patient. The next appointments.

The manual medicine, advantages and limitations of vertebral manipulations according to Robert Maigne, as part of a global approach to the patient.

Acupuncture, Auricular Therapy, Jarricot Abdominal Reflexes from a Diagnostic and Therapeutic Point of View The integration between pharmacotherapy and unconventional medicine.


Ercolani M., Pasquini L. LA PERCEZIONE DEL DOLORE, iL MULINO, Bologna, 2007

Teaching methods

Front lessons, practical tests and exercises

Assessment methods

oral examination

Teaching tools

Discussion of clinical material

Office hours

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