What are the indications for the point located in the depression distal and inferior to the base of the first metatarsal bone at the junction of the red and white skin?
Gastric pain, vomiting, diarrhea
One of your patients is outwardly seductive towards you. Which of the following should you not do?
Keep ignoring the behavior
All of the following show continuity of care except?
Keeping the same acupuncture assistant in your office
A prospective new patient calls by phone to make an appointment for headaches. Your receptionist says that he has to wait 1 week before seeing you. The prospective patient says he has a headache now and cannot wait. The receptionist says that he can take an aspirin daily until the appointment. What is the relationship between the caller and the receptionist?
The CPT code for acupuncture with one or more needles and without electrical stimulation for the initial 15 minutes of personal one-on-one contact with the patient is
Failure to adequately document patient care may be interpreted as
You are treating a patient with a history of panic attacks. During the acupuncture treatment he becomes very anxious to the point of panic. He complains that his hands, face, and lips are numb and tingling. What is most likely occurring?
In the 2010 CPR guidelines, the C-A-B system stands for
How does long-term use of beta blockers such as Inderal (proprolol), Lopressor (metoprolol), or Tenormin (atenolol) affect the pulse?
The pulse becomes slow (chi mai)
How does the long-term use of H2-receptor antagonists such as Zantac (ranitidine), Tagamet (cimetidine), Pepcid (famotidine), or Axid (nizatidine) affect the pulse?
The right middle pulse becomes slightly floating (fu mai) and empty (xu mai)
How does long-term use of selective seratonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) such as Prozac (fluexetine), Paxil (paroxetine), or Zoloft (setraline) affect the pulse?
The pulse becomes slippery (hua mai) or wiry (xian mai) on the right middle position
How does long-term use of anti-coagulants such as Coumadin or Heparin affect the pulse?
The pulse becomes overflowing (hong mai) and slightly empty (xu mai) at the middle level
A patient has Radiculopathy at C6. Which symptom differentiates a C6 from a C7?
pain radiating to thumb
A 43 year-old female has Addison's Disease. What are her symptoms?