Acupuncture for Pain Management

  • Yuan-Chi Lin
  • Eric Shen-Zen Hsu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. General Consideration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jen-Hwey Chiu
      Pages 3-11
    3. Francisco Lozano
      Pages 13-43
    4. Annie D. Lee, Eric Shen-Zen Hsu
      Pages 73-85
    5. Shu-Ming Wang
      Pages 87-99
    6. Yue-Pang Mok
      Pages 101-115
    7. Tat Leang Lee, Zhen Zheng
      Pages 117-137
    8. Yung-Fong Sung
      Pages 139-149
  3. Acupuncture Channels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Yuan-Chi Lin, Cynthia Tung
      Pages 153-158
    3. Yuan-Chi Lin, Rosalie F. Tassone
      Pages 159-160
    4. Yuan-Chi Lin, Rosalie F. Tassone
      Pages 161-163
    5. Yuan-Chi Lin, Rosalie F. Tassone
      Pages 165-168
    6. Yuan-Chi Lin, Rosalie F. Tassone
      Pages 169-171
    7. Rosalie F. Tassone, Yuan-Chi Lin
      Pages 173-174
    8. Rosalie F. Tassone, Yuan-Chi Lin
      Pages 175-177
    9. Rosalie F. Tassone, Yuan-Chi Lin
      Pages 179-183
    10. Rosalie F. Tassone, Yuan-Chi Lin
      Pages 185-187

About this book

Introduction

 

Acupuncture for Pain Management is intended as the premier resource for learning the fundamentals of the art of medical acupuncture. Edited by top pain medicine specialists at Harvard and UCLA, and based on their popular annual workshop at the American Society for Anesthesiologists, the book is the perfect synthesis of Western and Chinese medicine. Anesthesiologists, pain medicine specialists, primary care physicians, osteopaths, neurologists, psychiatrists, physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists, and other health professionals looking to add acupuncture to their repertoire will benefit from the concise and practical approach of the book.
 Features:

  • Each individual meridian discussed in detail
  • Acupuncture for 25 clinical conditions, including headache, menstrual pain, low back pain, insomnia, and more
  • Aimed at acupuncturists as well as practitioners who want to add acupuncture to their clinical armamentarium

Keywords

Acupuncture Chinese Medicine Pain Medicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Yuan-Chi Lin
    • 1
  • Eric Shen-Zen Hsu
    • 2
  1. 1.Medical Acupuncture ServiceDepartment of Anaesthesia (Pediatrics) Harvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of AnesthesiologyPain Management Fellowship, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA;Los AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-5275-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-5274-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-5275-1
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