This new edition of this highly successful book describes how musculoskeletal pain can be simply and effectively treated by acupuncture. Building on a thorough review of the scientific evidence available, the provides a detailed and practical account of the many different forms of musculoskeletal pain and the specific ways in which acupuncture can be applied effectively to trigger points to alleviate this pain. Case studies are included to aid diagnosis and choice of treatment.
Table of contents:
Part1: Acupuncture - a historical review
Part 2: Principles of trigger point acupuncture
Part 3: The practical application of trigger point acupuncture.