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Courses - Spring 2024
Biological Sciences Program Department Site
Open Seats as of
02/26/2024 at 10:30 PM
Special Topics in Biological Sciences at Shady Grove; Physiology of Pain and Evidence-based CAM
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
An exploration of the basic physiology of pain and chronic pain disorders, how these conditions are treated allopathically, and the various philosophies, practitioners, techniques, and evidence of efficacy of complementary and alternative modalities (CAM) therapeutics currently in use in the United States to treat chronic pain disorders. A discussion of the societal impacts of chronic pain will also be explored.

Restrictions: Restricted to Biological Sciences Majors at Shady Grove. Does not count towards Biology major requirements.