Color Atlas of Acupuncture: Body Points, Ear Points, Trigger Points
This is an easy and quick reference to important aspects of acupuncture. It also helps locate acupuncture points of the body and auricle as well as the trigger points for myotherapy. The description of each point includes: exact location; depth of needling; indication; and function in TCM.
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1.5 Cun lateral According to Nogier Action in TCM acupoint Acupuncture Points antitragus Areas of Pain Back Shu Point Back Transporting Point Bischko Blood bone caudal cephalalgia cervical Chinese concha coracoid process cranial Depth of needling dicularly disorders distal dorsal dry-needling EX-HN EX-LE Examination of Trigger Expels exterior extensor muscle facial finger Front Collecting Point frontal Heat helix Important Acupuncture Points Indication Inferior concha Innervation lies Liver lower edge Lower Sea Point Lung mandibular masseter muscle Master Point Meridian middle Mind Shen nerve Omega Point pain projection palpated pendicularly perpen Point GB Point Location Point Mu Point Point TW proximal Quadriceps Femoris Muscle radial region Removes obstructions scapula slightly spinous process sternocleidomastoid muscle Stomach Superior concha syndrome tendon Therapy of Trigger tion tonification point tonifies tragus trapezius muscle trigeminal trigeminal neuralgia Trigger Points ulnar vastus Vastus Lateralis Muscle ventral vertigo Wind Zone Location
Page 65 - PC-6 point is located 2 inches (5 cm) above the transverse crease of the wrist, between the tendons of the long palmar muscle and the radial flexor muscle of the wrist.
Page 50 - Point of the Large Intestine Location: 1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of vertebra 14.
Page v - Firstly, we would like to thank all those who have been involved in...
Page 47 - Transport point to the liver Shu point of the liver Location: 1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the spinous process ofT9.
Page 48 - Shu Point of the Gall Bladder Location: 1.5 Cun lateral to the lower edge of the spinous process of T10.
Page 247 - Cun above the upper lateral margin of the patella, on the line connecting the anterior superior iliac spine and the lateral cranial pole of the patella.
Page 247 - above the laterosuperior border of the patella, on the line connecting the anterior superior iliac spine and lateral border of the patella.
Page 182 - Superior head: infratemporal surface and infratemporal crest of greater wing of sphenoid bone Inferior head: lateral surface of lateral pterygoid plate...
Page 119 - The auricula is innervated by three nerves: ^ the auricular branch of the vagus nerve, ^ the auriculotemporal nerve of the trigeminal nerve, >• the great auricular nerve of the cervical plexus. The auricular branch of the vagus nerve innervates the concha. The "endodermal organs