Publication Year: 2008
Authors/Editor: Lu, Shao-jie
Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House
The book introduces the etiology and pathogenesis, diagnostic highlights, syndrome differentiation and treatment, selection of acupuncture points and therapeutic methods for 69 kinds of musculoskeletal injuries with commentary, acupuncture points and clinical explanations.
The text records the manipulation and needling technique as well as the course of treatment. The fi nal part describes the therapeutic effi cacy, treatment time for the disease and modifi cations. It not only introduces empirical therapeutic schemes of acupuncture and moxibustion, but also discusses the external application of Chinese medicinals for the diseases that do not respond well to acupuncture therapy. It is a real pragmatic reference book for clinical acupuncturists.
Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Injury