Clinical Application of Commonly Used Acupuncture Points

Clinical Application of Commonly Used Acupuncture Points

Author: Li Shizhen
ISBN: 9781901149067
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Publisher: Donica Publishing
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Pages: 1046
A thorough practical reference text focusing on the combinations and applications of the most commonly used acupuncture points, with an incisive pattern identification-based approach...

Description

A thorough practical reference text focusing on the combinations and applications of the most commonly used acupuncture points, with an incisive pattern identification-based approach. An invaluable source of authoritative information for practicing and trainee acupuncturists alike, this highly practical book synthesizes the clinical experience gained in the treatment of a wide variety of disorders by four generations of one of China’s foremost exponents of traditional acupuncture. Based on a selection of commonly used points, the author presents a unique blend of pattern identification-based point combinations, incisive personal insights, scholarly commentaries, and representative case histories in an accessible and clearly laid-out format.
Main Features
  •  Practical reference text covering a wide range of commonly seen disorders.
  • Detailed and thorough review and discussion of 86 commonly used acupuncture points.
  • Comprehensive point combination templates to expand the acupuncturist’s treatment strategies• Major emphasis on pattern identification-based treatment, allowing the acupuncturist to focus on treating the essentials.
  • Needle manipulation techniques clearly signposted.
  •  More than 230 documented case histories offering additional insight into treatment options.
  •  Analytical commentaries address the relevance of certain classical texts and historical experiences to clinical practice today.
  • More than 140 illustrations depicting channel pathways and point locations.
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