American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Reading Lists

Fundamentals of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Posted by Library Staff on September 7, 2010

These selected information materials cover the basics of Traditional Chinese Medicine(TCM) as described by the American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine(ACAOM) course description. Subjects of this reading list include: Yin-Yang philosophy, the Five Elements, Western medicine disciplines, the Three Treasures, Etiology, Pathogenesis, tongue diagnostics, pulse diagnositics, TCM syndromes, and other TCM information.

Corresponding courses include: OM530, OM531, OM522, OM511L, OM552, and OM523.

NCCAOM: Acupuncture with Point Location

Posted by Library Staff on September 9, 2010

This reading list includes all of the suggested bibliographies that the NCCAOM has provided as a study guide for the "Acupuncture and Point Location" portion of the exam. These information materials are located in the library and are free for patrons to use. Some of the copies at the ACAOM library will be updated with more current editions this semester.

"NCCAOM's item writers and examination development committee members frequently use the following texts as resources; however, the sources used are not limited to the books listed here. The NCCAOM does not endorse any third-party study/preperation guide(s)."

NCCAOM: Biomedicine

Posted by Library Staff on September 9, 2010

This reading list includes all of the suggested bibliographies that the NCCAOM has provided as a study guide for the "Biomedicine" portion of the exam. These information materials are located in the library and are free for patrons to use. Some of the copies at the ACAOM library will be updated with more current editions this semester.

"NCCAOM's item writers and examination development committee members frequently use the following texts as resources; however, the sources used are not limited to the books listed here. The NCCAOM does not endorse any third-party study/preperation guide(s)."

NCCAOM: Chinese Herbology

Posted by Library Staff on September 9, 2010

This reading list includes all of the suggested bibliographies that the NCCAOM has provided as a study guide for the "Chinese Herbology" portion of the exam. These information materials are located in the library and are free for patrons to use. Some of the copies at the ACAOM library will be updated with more current editions this semester.

"NCCAOM's item writers and examination development committee members frequently use the following texts as resources; however, the sources used are not limited to the books listed here. The NCCAOM does not endorse any third-party study/preperation guide(s)."

NCCAOM: Foundations of Oriental Medicine

Posted by Library Staff on September 9, 2010

This reading list includes all of the suggested bibliographies that the NCCAOM has provided as a study guide for the "Foundations of Oriental Medicine" portion of the exam. These information materials are located in the library and are free for patrons to use. Some of the copies at the ACAOM library will be updated with more current editions this semester.

"NCCAOM's item writers and examination development committee members frequently use the following texts as resources; however, the sources used are not limited to the books listed here. The NCCAOM does not endorse any third-party study/preperation guide(s)."