Guidelines on Basic Training and Safety in Acupuncture
WHO/EDM/TRM/99.1
Produced by the WHO Traditional Medicine Unit
Technical Units
ISBN-13    9789241597685 ISBN-10    9241597682
Order Number    19300194
Price    CHF    14.00 / US$    16.80 Developing countries:    CHF    9.80
English     1999        30   pages
Summary
This document comprises guidelines on basic training and safety in acupuncture. The guidelines on basic training cover basic requirements for training non-physician acupuncturists and physicians wishing to use acupuncture in their clinical work and include a core syllabus. These are intended to assist national health authorities in setting standards and establishing official examinations as well as medical schools and institutions wishing to arrange training programmes. The guidelines on safety in acupuncture are intended for hospitals, clinics, and practitioners and provide standards for safety in the clinical practice of acupuncture.