Acupuncture in Portugal | Cam-Regulation

Acupuncture in Portugal

News - New regulation found after the CAMbrella deliveries:

05.02.2015 Portugal passed on September 2, 2013 new regulations on Acupuncture. Read more.

Notice! All text below is copied from the CAMbrella report - delivered Dec 31, 2012

From 2002 the Medical Council included acupuncture as a medical competency (233). Since 2003 Acupuncture treatment has been regulated by the Portuguese Law No 45/2003 of 22 August 2003 on the provision of non-conventional therapies (231).


231. Portuguese Law No 45/2003 of 22 august 2003 on the provision of non-conventional therapies: Project of law No 263/IX (for framing the base of the non-conventional medicines) and Project of law No 27/IX (Legal procedures of the non-conventional therapies). Assembleia da República(2003).

233. Almeida J. Email: Some information about CAM and Portugal. Birmingham 2011

CAM Regulation is hosted by NAFKAM

Norway's National Research Center in Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Les mer om NAFKAM

Other websites from NAFKAM: