Acupuncture for Dogs and Cats: A Pocket Atlas
Skillfully integrating traditional concepts of Chinese medicine with clinical experience and modern scientific research, Acupuncture for Dogs and Cats brings together all current information in one convenient book. Its atlas-style format, highlighted by hundreds of full-color photographs and supporting text, makes it ideal as a quick, user-friendly reference in the clinic or training program.
The only book to focus solely on acupuncture for small animals, this handy, pocket-size atlas is unique in the field. It offers a wealth of practical knowledge and a pictorial reference for veterinarians, animal acupuncturists, students, and trainees whose goal is to provide the highest level of treatment to the animals in their care.
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1.5 Cun lateral abdominal pain acupuncture points bladder channel bone Bone-Hole bowels calms the spirit carpal caudal edge Central cough cranial cycle damp–heat dampness depth diarrhea disorders dorsal midline Effect Clears heat Effect Eliminates wind Effect Moves qi Effect Supports elbow eyes facial nerve facial nerve paresis foreleg frees the thorax function gallbladder gallbladder channel governing vessel heart hindleg Indications Pain intercostal space Intersection point Jing joint knee large intestine linking vessel Localization 1.5 Cun Localization Lateral Localization Medial lower burner lumbar lung qi Master point mastitis muscle neck needle neuralgia oblique insertion paralysis pathogenic factors perpendicular insertion problems proximal puncture qi and blood qiao rebellious qi Risk of pneumothorax Shao shoulder small intestine spasms spinous process spleen springing vessel swelling tangential insertion teats Technique tendons thoracic vertebra thorax tion transport points triple burner upper urogenital ventral midline veterinary xiphoid process yang wei yin and yang