Integrative Women’s Health Program

Delayed Menstruation / Irregular Menstrual Cycles

With: Dr. Daoshing Ni, Yo San University chair of Doctoral program in Women’s Health and Reproductive Medicine
1 ½ NCCAOM PDA Points / 1 ½  CAB Unit
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Complete the Quiz below to receive your CEU/PDA Certificate

Approved for CEU/PDA by:
NCCAOM Details: Core Competencies: AOM/Biomedicine: 1 ½ PDA
California Details: California Category 1: 1 ½ CEU


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Take the NCCAOM Quiz

Welcome to your quiz for the course: NCCAOM Delayed Menstruation / Irregular Menstrual Cycles
You may re-take this quiz as necessary to score a passing grade of 70% or higher.

To download your CEU Certificate: a certificate link will will appear at the end of this quiz (with a passing score).
The certificate link will also appear in an email to you and in your user area after logging in.

Note: the first three questions are part of your NCCAOM Worksheet, and they are not graded.

Your Name (as it will appear on your certificate)
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1. In the pathology of Delayed menstruation, Qi Stasis can result in:
2. In Delayed menstruation the symptoms of Blood Deficiency include:
3. In the pathology of Irregular menstrual cycle the two main considerations are:
4. In defining Delayed menstruation, the cycle is 7 or more days:
5. Among the known causes of Delayed menstruation are:
6. Which of the following are NOT among the Five Syndromes of Delayed menstruation:
7. In the differential diagnosis of Delayed menstruation, the practitioner must rule out:
8. In Delayed menstruation, which of the following IS NOT a manifestation of Kidney deficiency:
9. In defining Irregular menstruation, the cycle is 7 or more days:
10. Which of the following are NOT among the known causes of Irregular menstruation:
11. In the pathology of Irregular menstruation, Emotional Factors can cause:
12. In the treatment of Irregular menstruation, herbs are used to address:
13. True or False: in treating Liver stasis the principle is to Circulate Qi / Pacify Liver / Regulate Menstruation:


Take the CAB Quiz

Welcome to your quiz for the course: CAB: Delayed Menstruation / Irregular Menstrual Cycles
You may re-take this quiz as necessary to score a passing grade of 70% or higher.

To download your CEU Certificate: a certificate link will will appear at the end of this quiz (with a passing score).
The certificate link will also appear in an email to you and in your user area after logging in.

Your Name (as it will appear on your certificate)
Your email (we will send a copy of your certificate here)
Your License #
1. In defining Delayed menstruation, the cycle is 7 or more days:
2. Among the known causes of Delayed menstruation are:
3. Which of the following are NOT among the Five Syndromes of Delayed menstruation:
4. In the differential diagnosis of Delayed menstruation, the practitioner must rule out:
5. In Delayed menstruation, which of the following IS NOT a manifestation of Kidney deficiency:
6. In defining Irregular menstruation, the cycle is 7 or more days:
7. Which of the following are NOT among the known causes of Irregular menstruation:
8. In the pathology of Irregular menstruation, Emotional Factors can cause:
9. In the treatment of Irregular menstruation, herbs are used to address:
10. True or False: in treating Liver stasis the principle is to Circulate Qi / Pacify Liver / Regulate Menstruation:

Course Outline:

Part 1: Delayed Menstruation

  1. Case History #2 Delayed Menstruation
  2. What are the known causes of Delayed Menstruation?
  3. Etiology: Deficiencies
  4. Etiology: Excess
  5. Pathology
  6. Diagnosis and Differentiation
  7. Differentiation in Syndromes
  8. Treatment Principle
  9. Kidney Deficiency
  10. Blood Deficiency
  11. Cold Blood – Deficient Cold
  12. Cold Blood – Excess Cold
  13. Qi Stasis
  14. Herbal Formulations: Delayed Menstruation
  15. Acupuncture Treatments: Delayed Menstruation
  16. Case History Review

Part 2: Irregular Menstrual Cycles

  1. Case History #3 Irregular Menstrual Cycles
  2. What are the known causes of Irregular Menstrual Cycles?
  3. Etiology: Irregular Menstrual Cycle
  4. Pathology: Irregular Menstrual Cycle
  5. Diagnosis
  6. Differentiation of Syndromes
  7. Treatment Principle
  8. Herbal Treatment: Liver Stasis
  9. Herbal Treatment: Kidney Deficiency
  10. Herbal Treatment: Liver Stasis Kidney Deficiency
  11. Herbal Review
  12. Acupuncture Treatments: Irregular Menstrual Cycle
  13. Case History #3 Review