Luo Vessel Acupuncture and Herbal Energetics
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Course No:

CCM 624
  Department: Classical Chinese Medicine
  Units: 2
  Prerequisites: Admissions to the Graduate Program
  Description: This course investigates the roles of the Luo Vessels in the meridian systems of Classical Chinese Medicine, as elucidated by a rigorous study of classical writings. Students will critically evaluate the classical theories of the Luo vessels and energetic functions of transverse and longitudinal branches for the 15 Luo meridians. This course also explores the energetics of herbs that resonate with the Luo vessel and strategies to access and treat the Luo vessels with herbal medicine.