Micro-Acupuncture in Practice


  • Yajuan Wang, OMD, LAc, Oriental Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Unique and comprehensive, this resource thoroughly discusses the various micro-acupuncture systems with clear and clinically useful information for practice, including styles of practice throughout the world, overviews of each system, and treatment for common disorders. All micro systems are covered, including information on point locations and functions. Treatment protocols are given for more than 50 common diseases and conditions, providing the tools necessary for the most effective treatment of patients. The books readability, evidence-based approach, excellent organization, detailed illustrations, comprehensive coverage of all micro-systems, and practical therapeutic treatment guidelines for commonly seen conditions make it an essential for anyone treating patients with acupuncture.
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Book information

  • Published: March 2008
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-06732-7

Table of Contents

Unit 1: Introduction to Micro-Acupuncture

1. Introduction to Micro-Acupuncture: History and Theory

2. Micro System Techniques

3. Micro-Acupuncture Method of Point Selection and Combination

4. Acupuncture Practice Tips

Unit 2: Systems of Micro-Acupuncture

5. Scalp Acupuncture

6. Face Acupuncture

7. Ear Acupuncture

8. Eye Acupuncture

9. Nose Acupuncture

10. Philtrum Acupuncture

11. Mouth Acupuncture

12. Tongue Acupuncture

13. Neck Acupuncture

14. Back Shu Acupuncture

15. Jia Ji Acupuncture

16. Spinal Acupuncture

17. Chest Acupuncture

18. Abdominal Acupuncture

19. Hand Acupuncture

20. Foot Acupuncture

21. Wrist and Ankle Acupuncture

22. Holographic Acupuncture

Unit 3: Micro-Acupuncture Therapeutics

23. Micro-Acupuncture Therapeutics

Unit 4: Therapeutic Massage

24. Therapeutic Massage