By: Shi Xue-min
Pages: 1504 pages
Book Type: 2 Volumes, Hardcover
Year Published: 2007
This is the first
English edition of traditional and modern TCM techniques by the legendary
Chinese doctor Shi Xue-min. This TCM master’s life work was compiled in two
comprehensive volumes. This textbook may serve as an academic and practical
reference for the serious student and senior practitioner alike, in both their
clinical and teaching work, as it provides a detailed explanation of point
locations, functions, and indications along with vivid illustrations, it
describes ancient and recently developed needling and moxibustion techniques
along with their clinical applications.
illustrates the "Xing Nao Kai Qiao" needling technique known as "activating the
mind and opening the orifices", a clinically proven effective technique for
apoplexy and paralysis as well as other commonly known diseases.
Professor Shi Xue-min
is a highly honored and qualified clinician, researcher, and an academician,
with a distinguished record of over 40 years in the field. Shi’s remarkable
accomplishments are well-founded in the ancient theories of Chinese medicine.
Noted for his meticulous scholarship as well as his ability to blaze new
professional trails throughout his career, Shi is the recipient of numerous
awards, and has published more than 30 articles and authored 17 books.