A Proposed standard international acupuncture nomenclature
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A Proposed standard international acupuncture nomenclature report of a WHO Scientific Group.

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Published by World Health Organization in Geneva .
Written in English


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ContributionsWHO Scientific Group on International Acupuncture Nomenclature.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/09311 (R)
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1626950M
ISBN 109241544171
LC Control Number91174087

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this report records the consensus reached by experts to propose a standardinternational nomenclature for acupuncture to help in the taching, research and clinical practice. AUDIENCE: ACUPUNCTURE PHYSICIANS, MEDICAL SCHOOLS AND INSTITUTIONS SPECIALIZING IN ACUPUNCTURE.   [and] an explanation of factors that have repeatedly hindered past efforts to develop a standard international nomenclature [The] proposed nomenclature is set out in 18 pages of tables and figures. Each of the 14 main meridians used in classical acupuncture is identified by its name in the Chinese phonetic alphabet (Pinyin), its Han character name, a proposed name . Nomenclature proposals to date 5: The importance of a common language: 3. Proposed standard international acupuncture nomenclature: Structure of the proposed nomenclature: The 14 main meridians: The classical acupuncture points: The 8 extra meridians: The 48 extra points: Scalp acupuncture lines: 4. "A WHO Scientific Group on International Acupuncture Nomenclature met in Geneva from 30 October to 3 November "--P. 1. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: WHO Scientific Group on International Acupuncture Nomenclature. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 30 pages: illustrations.

A Proposed Standard International Acupuncture Nomenclature 作者: World Health Organization 出版社: World Health Organization 副标题: Report of a Who Scientific Group 出版年: 页数: 30 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: The proposed standard international nomenclature is based on surface anatomy so as to facilitate localization of the lines, but their relationship to the underlying functional structures has not changed. Fig. 7. Scalp acupuncture lines MS12, MS13 and MS14 superimposed on functional zones of the brain*.   WHO’s initiative began in After a series of preliminary consultations, the Regional Office for the Western Pacific convened a Working Group on the Standardization of Acupuncture Nomenclature in Manila in Thanks to the work of this group, as well as that of experts who met in , and In , A Proposed Standard International Acupuncture Nomenclaturewas published by WHO in Geneva and a revised edition of Standard Acupuncture Nomenclature(Part 1 and 2) was published by the Regional Office for the Western Pacific in Manila.

The Tokyo meeting in approved the standard nomenclature of31 extra points and adopted brief explanations covering classical acupuncture point names, the standard nomenclature of scalp acupuncture and the basic lines for locations of acupuncture points, except the Lateral Cranial Line and Lateral Abdominal Size: 1MB. In 1 99 1, A Proposed Standard International Acupuncture Nomenclature was published by WHO Headquarters and a revised edition of Standard Acupuncture Nomenclature was published by the WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific. The standard nomenclature for acupunture points in this publication was recommended by a WHO Working on the Standardization of Acupuncture Nomenclature in for use. And minor revisions were made by the Scientific Group to Adopt a Standard International Acupuncture Nomenclature in File Size: KB. Towards a standard nomenclature 2: Essential elements of a standard nomenclature 4: Nomenclature proposals to date 5: The importance of a common language: 3. Proposed standard international acupuncture nomenclature: Structure of the proposed nomenclature: The 14 main meridians: The classical acupuncture points: 3.