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Traditional Chinese Medicine Cupping Therapy

This new edition continues to offer readers a comprehensive exploration and description of techniques of cupping in the context of Traditional Chinese Medicine theory. Extensively updated throughout, and with a new website containing videos and a downloadable image bank, this volume will be ideal for students and practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and all other complementary health practitioners looking to expand their skill base.

Audience

Students and practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and all other complementary health practitioners looking to expand their skill base.

Paperback, 372 Pages

Published: June 2014

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-7020-4352-9

Contents

  • Chapter 1 Traditional Chinese Medicine Cupping Therapy

    Chapter 2 Cupping’s folk heritage, Bruce Bentley

    Chapter 3.1 Cupping in Buddhist Medicine, Pedro Pavia

    Chapter 3.2 Cupping in Thailand’s Traditional Lanna Medicine, Kei Ngu

    Chapter 4 Benefits of Cupping Therapy

    Chapter 5 Preparing the patient for cupping treatment

    Chapter 6 Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) therapies

    Chapter 7 The Cupping Procedure

    Chapter 8 What to Expect During and After Cupping Therapy

    Chapter 9 Twelve Methods of Cupping Therapy

    Chapter 10 Cupping Therapy on Children and Adults

    Chapter 11 Cosmetic Cupping Therapy

    Chapter 12 Cupping Therapy in the Treatment of Common Disorders

    Chapter 13 Treating Miscellaneous Disorders with Cupping Therapy

    Chapter 14 Sports Injuries

    Chapter 15 Myofascial Trigger Points Cupping Therapy

    Chapter 16 Cupping Therapy Evidence-Based Research Ilkay Chirali,

    Roz Gibbs, Mark Bovey, Hossam Metwally, Hujian Cao and team

    Chapter 17 Part 1 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)/Part 2 Precautions and Contraindications

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