Interesting seminar though not informative from a TCM perspective.

Learn western medical knowledge pertaining to the concepts related to the cyclic changes of ovarian and pituitary hormones and growth factors, and what governs those changes. Acquire knowledge pertaining to the concepts related to how reproductive events are perceived, integrated, and acted upon by the central nervous system:

Outline

  • Nomenclature
  • Lipoproteins and Cholesterol
  • Steroidogenesis
  • The Two-Cell System
  • Blood Transport of Steroids
  • Estrogen, Progesterone, and Androgen Metabolism
  • Excretion of Steroids
  • Cellular Mechanism of Action
  • Mechanism of Action for Steroid Hormones
  • Agonists and Antagonists
  • Mechanism of Action for Tropic Hormones
  • The Follicular Phase
  • Ovulation
  • Luteal Phase
  • The Luteal-Follicular Transition
  • The Normal Menstrual Cycle
  • Hypothalimic-Hypophyseal Portal Circulation
  • The Neurohormone Concept
  • Prolactin Secretion
  • The Hypothalamus and GnRH Secretion
  • Pituitary Gonadotropin Secretion
  • The Intrapituitary Autocrine-Paracrine System
  • The Endogenous Opiates
  • Catecholestrogens
  • Control of GnRH Pulses
  • GnRH Agonists and antagonists
  • Tanacytes
  • The Posterior Pituitary Pathway
  • The Brain and Ovulation
  • The Pineal Gland
  • Gonadotropin Secretion through Fetal Life, Childhood, and Puberty
This Course Includes:
Biomedicine
Pending Approval:
Australia (AACMA)
California
California: 
Category 1
Florida
General CEUs: 
4
NCCAOM Details
Biomedicine: 
4.00
Texas Details
Biomedicine: 
4.00

Course Reviews

Interesting seminar though not informative from a TCM perspective.