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Evidence-based Complementary Medicines 3 - PHAR7821

Year - 2018

This unit of study will provide a series of online lectures and activities that explore the evidence for the efficacy and safety of complementary medicines commonly used by specific groups including paediatrics, pregnancy and breastfeeding, pre- and post-operative care and oncology. A special focus on drug-herb, drug-nutrient and disease-herb/nutrient interactions will be covered in this unit of study. A combination of lectures, essential reading, professional practice journal entries and online questionnaires will ensure students have an understanding of the topics covered.

12 hours of online lectures, 4 hours of journal entries and 18 hours of essential reading and independent study

Online questionnaires following lectures

Access to The University of Sydney Library database on enrolment




Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Pharmacy
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Joanna Harnett
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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