Acupuncture Continuing Education

Safety: Acupuncture & Pneumothorax

4 CEUs

Acupuncture related pneumothorax (collapsed lung) is an avoidable risk. This course provides an overview of lung anatomy and relevant acupuncture points so that a licensed acupuncturist need never cause a pneumothorax. Download the course, complete the online quiz and receive immediate acupuncture license credit.


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Purchase the course and it will be downloaded to your computer in PDF format.  PDFs work on Apple Mac, Windows PC, iPad, iPhone, Android and other platforms. After reviewing the course, take the online quiz and a certificate of completion will be automatically generated for INSTANT credit. You may re-take the quiz as often as is needed and there is no time limit.


Continuing Education Credits
Fulfills the special NCCAOM Safety PDA category requirement, Provider #602.
4 Safety NCCAOM Diplomate PDAs (safety category)
4 California Acupuncture Board CEUs (category 1)
4 Texas CAEs (2 ethics and safety, 2 biomedicine)
4 Florida Board of Acupuncture CEs (2 medical errors, 2 biomedicine)
4 CTCMA British Columbia acupuncture CEs
4 BCNA & CNPBC (British Columbia Naturopathic Assoc.) credits
4 CAAA Alberta CEUs
4 CTCMPAO (Ontario, Canada) continuing education credits
4 OAQ CEUs (Board of Acupuncturists of Quebec)
4 NZASA (2 Ethics, 2 Chinese Medicine) CPDs (New Zealand Acupuncture Standards Authority)
4 Acupuncture NZ (NZRA) New Zealand CEUs
4 NS-CMAAC Nova Scotia acupuncture CEUs
4 CMBA CPDs/CEUs (Chinese Medicine Board of Australia)
4 IVAS CEs (International Veterinary Acupuncture Society)
4 California Board of Registered Nursing contact hours
(Massachusetts: applicable towards the acupuncture & herbs requirements)



Recent Customer Reviews

Julie P. 06/13/2023
Great course
robert n. 12/08/2022
Excellent course and thorough.
Holly C. 09/01/2022
Been in practice over 30 years. Sometimes you get over-confident. Good review.
Simon L. 07/09/2022
I think others should take this course as well.
Jason T. 06/12/2022
A clear, straightforward and well documented review of acupuncture points that pose a significant risk of pneumothorax.
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