Point Locations, Functions and Indications
eBook (PDF), 280 Pages
This book is intended as a complete and easy reference for the professional acupuncturist, practitioner, massage therapist, physical therapist and as a reference and study guide for the students of these professions. This is a reference book on traditional acupuncture points, including the extra non-channel points. The precise location, stimulation, point associations, functions and indications are represented for each point. Photographic illustrations of each point along the meridians and the internal pathways of those meridians are also represented. The “Group Point and Reference Section” includes traditional acupuncture point groupings for easy reference and their functions. Also in this section are written and photographic illustrations of proportional body measurements. This book was written for both the professional practitioner and student alike.
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Nov 4, 2009Larry has put together an outstanding reference guide for acupuncturists and acupressurists to verify their point locations and cross reference the points with their functions. Whether you work from an intuitive or palpation base (zone in on the active points and look up what they represent) or an academic perspective (analyze the point functions and put together a point prescription) this is an invaluable tool. Points are listed by anatomical, physical and classical descriptions. Usage is described from the functions of Chinese Medicine as well as western indications. Point illustrations are clean, crisp and easy to use. This book is especially useful for students preparing for State Board or National Exams when you don't want to lug around a half dozen reference texts. I hope it inspires practitioners to expand their grasp of the medicine and aids aspiring practitioners to reach a level of comfortable level of competence from which they may continue to grow.
Oct 15, 2009"Therapeutic Energetics Review" This book is by far the best book I have seen in years in creating and easy to use reference to healing the perosn iwth acupuncture, this book is a must for anyone serious into the healing arts, Charles Lightwalker
Oct 9, 2009Great book! This is an excellent and very comprehensive reference to the acupuncture points. Larry has synthesized information from many sources to include the gems you normally only find by digging through lots of references. Photographic illustrations include all the points, branches, and internal pathways. If you're looking for a quick, comprehensive and convenient reference for the acupuncture points, this is your book!
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- Therapeutic Energetics Publications (Standard Copyright License)
- Second Edition
- Therapeutic Energetics Publications
- September 28, 2011
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