Practice Handbook of Acupuncture

Based on practical experience in acupuncture therapy, this book presents a detailed overview of techniques & the ailments this therapy can be employed to treat. This is the first edition to be made available in English.

Practice Handbook of Acupuncture

Author: Dorothee Bergfeld

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 9780443102653

Page: 409

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Do you know the precise location and actions of BL-17? Do you really know the difference between the finger-cun and body-cun? Did you know that many of the master points are located on the ren mai? You don't have much time to spend for looking for points for particular conditons. Answers to these questions and much more are all waiting for you in this book by Gertrude Kubiena and her team.. They have succeeded in presenting acupuncture and TCM in a concise way, pointing out principles and connections and therefore making clinical application easier. Features Unique presentation of all meridian pathways and points in one illustration Includes specific features and usage for particular conditions of each point All points for a particular disorder accessible in one glance - for easier use in the clinic and time-saving

A Practical Handbook of Acupuncture Points

The handbook examines the location, indication, and needling methods of each point on the 12 primary channels as well as the du and ren vessels, extra points, scalp acupuncture, auricular acupuncture points, face acupuncture points, nose ...

A Practical Handbook of Acupuncture Points

Author: 靳士英

Publisher:

ISBN: 9787117098311

Page: 189

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The handbook examines the location, indication, and needling methods of each point on the 12 primary channels as well as the du and ren vessels, extra points, scalp acupuncture, auricular acupuncture points, face acupuncture points, nose acupuncture points, hand acupuncture points, foot acupuncture points and needling insertion points of wrist and ankle acupuncture. Many illustrations are inserted in the text. The very clear combination of text and illustration for each point gives TCM students and acupuncturists a practical way to locate and use acupuncture points.

Handbook of Acupuncture in the Treatment of Musculoskeletal Conditions

Compact format - easy to use and practical for the clinic A desktop reference book - ideal for the practitioner who already has a basic knowledge of acupuncture 63 common musculoskeletal conditions are included - focuses on what the ...

Handbook of Acupuncture in the Treatment of Musculoskeletal Conditions

Author: Lu Shaojie

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781901149005

Page: 180

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This pioneering and practical handbook presents the author's unique clinical experience in the assessment and acupuncture treatment of 63 musculoskeletal and soft tissue conditions and also provides valuable clinical notes offering an insight into the treatment involved. Compact format - easy to use and practical for the clinic A desktop reference book - ideal for the practitioner who already has a basic knowledge of acupuncture 63 common musculoskeletal conditions are included - focuses on what the practitioner needs to know Each condition is described by an experienced acupuncturist working in China - the first ever examples in the English language Edited by a GP from the UK who uses acupuncture in day-to-day practice - making this book span TCM and the Western Acupuncture practices Includes Western perspective on disease descriptions, needling depth, needling precautions and integration of treatment Easy-to-read format - with tables to facilitate rapid reference Useful diagrams illustrating the location of standard and special acupuncture points

The Handbook of Five Element Practice

This comprehensive handbook will be of immeasurable use to students and practitioners of five element acupuncture, as well as those who are interested in studying acupuncture and want to know more.

The Handbook of Five Element Practice

Author: Nora Franglen

Publisher: Singing Dragon

ISBN: 0857011456

Page: 184

View: 935

A practical companion for students and practitioners of five element acupuncture that helps stimulate thoughts, refresh memories and strengthen the foundation of practice. With detailed outlines of the different components of five element diagnosis and treatment and overviews of the main characteristics of the five elements, this complete manual will support and invigorate practice. Full of examples, it explores the skills and techniques needed to nurture patient-practitioner relationships, assess patients correctly, select appropriate treatments and needle the points effectively. The book also includes a Teach Yourself Manual to further refresh understanding of this ancient form of healing. This comprehensive handbook will be of immeasurable use to students and practitioners of five element acupuncture, as well as those who are interested in studying acupuncture and want to know more.

A Handbook of TCM Patterns Their Treatments

This book is the second, revised edition of a practical handbook of Chinese medical patterns with their disease causes and mechanisms, signs and symptoms, treatment principles, guiding formulas, main modifications, and acupuncture ...

A Handbook of TCM Patterns   Their Treatments

Author: Bob Flaws

Publisher: Blue Poppy Enterprises, Inc.

ISBN: 9780936185705

Page: 197

View: 490

This book is the second, revised edition of a practical handbook of Chinese medical patterns with their disease causes and mechanisms, signs and symptoms, treatment principles, guiding formulas, main modifications, and acupuncture treatments. It is meant for both the student and the clinical practitioner. The authors have included numerous patterns previously not described in the English language literature as well as many complex patterns which are commonly seen in real-life practice in the West. It also includes a symptom-sign index and a formula index for easy reference. All medicinal names in this new edition conform to Bensky et al.'s Chinese Herbal Medicine: Materia Medica 3rd edition, and all Chinese medical terminology corresponds to Wiseman and Feng's A Practical Dictionary of Chinese Medicine. Ingredients in Chinese medicinal formulas begin with their pinyin names and are listed down for easier reference. In addition, this new edition contains a number of case histories for use in problem-based learning (PBL) along with suggested answers, thus making it even more useful in the classroom.

Handbook Of Traditional Chinese Medicine In 3 Volumes

The book provides clinical practitioners with a fundamental understanding of the essence of TCM.We highly recommend this book for students interested in TCM, Chinese medicine doctors and other healthcare professionals, biomedical ...

Handbook Of Traditional Chinese Medicine  In 3 Volumes

Author: Xutian Stevenson

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814571342

Page: 1492

View: 108

For over two thousand years, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has made many significant contributions to China's growth and prosperity. This textbook, based on the unique characteristics of TCM, discusses its principle theories and presents a comprehensive daily practice guide for health maintenance and disease treatment. The book provides clinical practitioners with a fundamental understanding of the essence of TCM.We highly recommend this book for students interested in TCM, Chinese medicine doctors and other healthcare professionals, biomedical researchers, and interested individuals. Readers will benefit from the inspirational viewpoints discussed in the book.

The Praeger Handbook of Acupuncture for Pain Management A Guide to How the Magic Needles Work

This unique text examines 30 specific pain management case studies to explain pain treatments from the perspectives of Eastern acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine as well as that of Western medical practice.

The Praeger Handbook of Acupuncture for Pain Management  A Guide to How the  Magic Needles  Work

Author: Jun Xu MD, L.Ac

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 0313397023

Page: 312

View: 241

This unique text examines 30 specific pain management case studies to explain pain treatments from the perspectives of Eastern acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine as well as that of Western medical practice. • Presents information and experience from a unique physician: a licensed, board-certified medical doctor and acupuncturist with extensive training in both the United States and China • Illustrates acupuncture and acupressure points with specific detail useful to both patients and acupuncturists • Provides a dual-purpose self-study book that enables acupuncturists to better diagnose pain and guides patients on performing self acupressure pain treatment

Pocket Handbook of Particularly Effective Acupoints for Common Conditions Illustrated in Color

The study of acupoints plays an essential part in the effective practice of acupuncture. This book provides a practical guide to the key acupuncture points that aid the treatment of many common conditions.

Pocket Handbook of Particularly Effective Acupoints for Common Conditions Illustrated in Color

Author: Guo Changqing Guoyan

Publisher: Singing Dragon

ISBN: 0857010948

Page: 120

View: 788

The study of acupoints plays an essential part in the effective practice of acupuncture. This book provides a practical guide to the key acupuncture points that aid the treatment of many common conditions. It covers the most important acupuncture points located on the fourteen meridians, from the five-shu points to the confluence points of the eight extraordinary vessels. With full color illustrations, it offers practical information on the locations, functions and indications for the points and how they should be needled or otherwise treated. The names of the points are presented in both English and Chinese, providing readers with a comprehensive pocket reference for the treatment of common conditions using acupuncture. Compiled by professors of the School of Acupuncture and Massage of Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, this is an authoritative handbook that will be of interest to acupuncturists as well as teachers, students and practitioners of Chinese medicine.

Acupuncture Handbook

( 1 ) The practice of acupuncture shall be subject to the provisions and
procedures of Article 130 of the Education Law and Title II - A ... ( iii ) submit
satisfactory evidence of having practiced acupuncture for at least ten years ; ( iv )
meet the English ...

Acupuncture Handbook

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The Divergent Channels Jing Bie

An accessible and comprehensive account of the Divergent Channel system, this book will be a valuable addition to the shelves of students and practitioners of acupuncture and Chinese medicine; taiji and qigong practitioners; and anyone with ...

The Divergent Channels   Jing Bie

Author: David Twicken

Publisher: Singing Dragon

ISBN: 0857011502

Page: 256

View: 614

Rooted in the Su Wen and Ling Shu, Dr. Twicken's book integrates Chinese and Taoist medical philosophy, theories, and principles to clearly demonstrate that the Divergent Channels are an essential aspect of the clinical practice of acupuncture. He takes a step-by-step approach to assist practitioners in 'working out' the channels, and shows how this versatile channel system can be used in any acupuncture treatment. Twicken also includes instruction on Five Shen Nei Dan inner meditation to help practitioners gain a more profound emotional and spiritual understanding. With case studies and reference to the classic texts throughout, this book provides a complete resource that will help clinicians understand and use the Divergent Channels in clinical practice. An accessible and comprehensive account of the Divergent Channel system, this book will be a valuable addition to the shelves of students and practitioners of acupuncture and Chinese medicine; taiji and qigong practitioners; and anyone with an interest in Taoist practice.

Clinical Handbook of Yamamoto New Scalp Acupuncture

This handbook is an invaluable resource on the principles and practice of Yamamoto New Scalp Acupuncture (YNSA).

Clinical Handbook of Yamamoto New Scalp Acupuncture

Author: David Bomzon

Publisher: Singing Dragon

ISBN: 0857013505

Page: 120

View: 886

This handbook is an invaluable resource on the principles and practice of Yamamoto New Scalp Acupuncture (YNSA). This popular form of scalp acupuncture is used to treat a wealth of neurological conditions, and is very effective in stroke patients with pain and restricted mobility, providing relief from the symptoms. David Bomzon is an international expert on YNSA and he includes step-by-step explanations of points, points location, indications for needling, and clinical cases, all supported by line drawings and photographs. Uniquely, this book is written by an acupuncturist for acupuncturists, chiropractors and physical therapists, and the author clearly reconciles the theoretical needling points described by Yamamoto with actual needling points. Basic, sensory, brain, Y (epsilon) and cranial points are all covered, as well as instructions on applying YNSA in the clinic. The handbook also explains the benefits of combining YNSA treatment with Western medicine and physical therapy, making this essential reading for all practitioners looking to expand their knowledge of scalp acupuncture.

Acupuncture for Babies Children and Teenagers

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Starnberg: Füchtenbusch, p.65. 20. Nielsen's book Gua Sha – A Traditional
Technique for Modern Practice (1995; Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone) contains
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Acupuncture for Babies  Children and Teenagers

Author: Rebecca Avern

Publisher: Singing Dragon

ISBN: 0857012754

Page: 760

View: 287

This colour textbook is a comprehensive guide to diagnosis and treatment in paediatric acupuncture. Ill health related to modern lifestyles is discussed, as is the role of family dynamics in childhood disease. Rebecca Avern examines treatment of children from both a TCM and a Five Element perspective. Throughout, she highlights how diagnosis and treatment should be tailored depending on the age of the child. The book includes information on a wide variety of treatment methods, including needling and pediatric tui na. The book covers all the conditions that children commonly present with in modern practice, including food allergies, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, issues relating to Autism Spectrum Disorder, and teenage depression, anxiety and eating disorders.

The Praeger Handbook of Acupuncture for Pain Management

This unique text examines 30 specific pain management case studies to explain pain treatments from the perspectives of Eastern acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine as well as that of Western medical practice. Simultaneous eBook.

The Praeger Handbook of Acupuncture for Pain Management

Author: Jun Xu

Publisher: Praeger Pub Text

ISBN: 9780313397011

Page: 312

View: 201

This unique text examines 30 specific pain management case studies to explain pain treatments from the perspectives of Eastern acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine as well as that of Western medical practice. Simultaneous eBook.

Recent Publications : Explanations Concerning Reinforcing and Reducing by
Acupuncture , Moxibustion and Massage , edited ... Practical Handbook of
Acupuncture Techniques , edited by Liu Wancheng , published by Jiangsu
Science and ...

Author: 严洁

Publisher: Hunan Science & Technology Press

ISBN:

Page: 484

View: 277

本书分上下两篇,主要介绍经络、针灸器具、针灸技法等基础知识和临床运用。

Auriculotherapy Manual

Both new and experienced practitioners of auriculotherapy have found this comprehensive manual to be one of the most clinically useful texts on ear acupuncture.

Auriculotherapy Manual

Author: Terry Oleson

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 359

View: 546

Both new and experienced practitioners of auriculotherapy have found this comprehensive manual to be one of the most clinically useful texts on ear acupuncture. This handbook combines the best work of Chinese and French systems of auriculotherapy. Treatment plans are listed for over 250 medical conditions.

Acupuncture Therapy Current Chinese Practice

Chên Chiu Chih Liao Hsüeh [ Treatment by Acupuncture and Moxibustion ) .
Edited by School of Chinese Traditional Medicine , Shanghai , 1960 .針灸治療學-
上海市中医学院編 Chên Chiu Chih Liao Shou Ts'e [ Handbook of Acupuncture
and ...

Acupuncture Therapy  Current Chinese Practice

Author: Leong T. Tan

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 159

View: 959

The authors have based their work on the standard Chinese texts now used in China which present recent refinements in acupuncture therapy. Opening with a brief review of the history and theory, the book is devoted to a step-by-step description of how acupuncture is applied today. It is amply illustrated with diagrams and tables and includes an index of acupuncture points.

Cosmetic Acupuncture

... author discusses common skin and cosmetic problems and describes the
specific treatments that may be used for each and the rationale behind each
choice of treatment . Key Features • A practical handbook which applies TCM
principles ...

Cosmetic Acupuncture

Author: Radha Thambirajah

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN:

Page: 193

View: 654

A practical handbook for the diagnosis and treatment of cosmetic and skin problems according to Traditional Chinese Medicine. This book presents the TCM theory that provides the rationale behind the choice of treatment and offers step-by-step instruction on how to treat cosmetic and skin problems through the use of acupuncture. The needling techniques for face lifting, cellulites and more are described clearly and the text is supported by illustrations showing the techniques.

The New Chinese Medicine Handbook

This practical guide totraditional Chinese medicine can help you take control of your healing process and maintain or restore wholeness and harmony in all aspects of your life.

The New Chinese Medicine Handbook

Author: Misha Ruth Cohen

Publisher: Fair Winds Press (MA)

ISBN: 1592336930

Page: 368

View: 359

A comprehensive, practical user's guide for Traditional Chinese Medicine.

The Medicine Handbook

levels of competence and skill in the practice of acupuncture and which represent
the substantial equivalent to those standards required for the licensing of
professions in New York State will be accepted ; ( ii ) have graduated from a
school of ...

The Medicine Handbook

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