Color Atlas of Acupuncture: Body Points, Ear Points, Trigger Points

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Thieme, 2001 - Medical - 268 pages
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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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Contents

II
2
III
8
IV
16
V
24
VI
30
VII
34
VIII
40
IX
58
XXXII
145
XXXV
146
XXXVI
148
XXXVII
150
XXXVIII
152
XXXIX
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XL
156
XLI
160

X
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XI
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XII
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XIII
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XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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XX
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XXI
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XXII
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XXIII
126
XXIV
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XXV
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XXVI
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XXVII
134
XXVIII
136
XXIX
138
XXX
140
XXXI
142
XLII
162
XLIII
167
XLIV
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XLV
176
XLVI
182
XLVII
186
XLVIII
194
XLIX
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L
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LI
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LII
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LIII
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LIV
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LV
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LVI
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LVII
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LVIII
232
LIX
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LX
240
LXI
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LXII
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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

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