Ear Acupuncture

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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2008 - Medical - 232 pages
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Ear Acupuncture provides an up-to-date practical guide to the principles and practice of Chinese and Western ear acupuncture. Written clearly with a practical and sensible approach, this book is aimed at both the student and also the practitioner. Excellent two-colour illustrations are used throughout to illustrate the text. Additionally, it integrates the Chinese and Western opinions and also includes chapters covering ear acupuncture used in the treatment of addiction and also the Western theories about how acupuncture works.

  • Written with a practical and very sensible approach
  • Clearly presented and easy to read
  • Excellent 2-colour illustrations are used throughout to illustrate the text
  • Includes an appendix of acupuncture points
 

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Contents

CHAPTER 1 The history of ear acupuncture
1
CHAPTER 2 A brief look at traditional Chinese medicine TCM
13
CHAPTER 3 Differences between ear and body acupuncture
21
CHAPTER 4 Other microsystems
27
CHAPTER 5 Explanatory models for acupuncture
37
its parts and acupuncture points
55
CHAPTER 7 Reflex points
69
CHAPTER 8 Functional points
105
CHAPTER 10 Examination of the ear
135
CHAPTER 11 Method
149
CHAPTER 12 Treatment suggestions
169
CHAPTER 13 NADA using ear acupuncture to fight addiction
211
References
221
Bibliography
222
General index
223
Point index
227

CHAPTER 9 Equipment
125

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