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Ear Acupuncture

A Practical Guide

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.

Audience
Students and practitioners of ear acupuncture (auriculotherapy).
All acupuncture and Oriental medicine students and practitioners
Manual therapists (including physiotherapists, chiropractors)

Hardbound, 224 Pages

Published: May 2008

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-443-06899-7

Contents

  • Chapter 1 The history of ear acupuncture

    Chapter 2 A brief look at Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

    Chapter 3 Differences between ear and body acupuncture

    Chapter 4 Other Microsystems

    Chapter 5 Explanatory models for acupuncture

    Chapter 6 The ear: its parts and acupuncture points

    Chapter 7 The reflex points

    Chapter 8 Functional points

    Chapter 9 Equipment

    Chapter 10 Examination of the ear

    Chapter 11 Method

    Chapter 12 Treatment suggestions

    Chapter 13 NADA: using ear acupuncture to fight addiction

    Bibliography

    Point Index

    Index

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