Diagrams of Acupuncture Manipulations, chinese/English, 7-5323-5418-0, 7532354180, TCM books, TCM chinese english book, Chinese, medicine, traditional, Chinese medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, tcm, acupuncture, acupuncture needles, points, meridians, points and meridians, extraordinary vessels, vessels, moxibustion, Chinese herbs, herbs, herbal medicine, Chinese herbal medicine, formulas, herb formulas, patent medicine, qigong, chi kung, qi, ki, massage, tuina, Chinese tuina massage, bodywork, tactile therapies, shiatsu, Japanese massage, acupressure, diet, diet therapy, dietotherapy, healing with food, tibetan medicine, eastland press, paradigm publications, blue poppy press, monkey press, journal of chinese medicine, peter deadman, flaws, wolfe, sionneau, bensky, gambleISBN 7-5323-5418-0Hardcover 8x11 inch / 164 PagesAuthor: Liu YanPublished by Shanghai Science & Technology Literature Press Shanghai 2003
Diagrams of Acupuncture Manipulations (Chinese/English)
Diagrams of Acupuncture Manipulations, a first Chinese- English book on the manipulations of needles, is divided into six chapters. Chapter 1, Essentials of Acupuncture, introduces the general knowledge of holding the needle, obtaining acu-esthesia and withdrawing the needle. Chapter 2, Needling Techniques of the Filiform Needle, the core of this book, introduces over 10 kinds of supplementary techniques used before and after needling, over 20 kinds of supplementary needling techniques, 8 kinds of general strengthening and reducing techniques, about 20 kinds of complex needling techniques and other needling techniques. Chapter 3, Needling Techniques in Neijing, mainly introduces Nine Needling Techniques, Twelve Needling Techniques Five Needling Techniques, Three Needling techniques, Qi Directing etc. Chapter 4, Penetrated Needling, introduces about 30 kinds of special penetrated needling techniques. Chapter 5, Artistic Needling, introduces 23 kinds of artistic needling techniques effective in clinical use. Chapter 6. Special Needling Techniques, introduces 11 kinds of special needling techniques.
This book is rich in content, demonstrating the importance and necessity of the needling techniques.