By Christina Matern

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This is a welcome pocket reference for veterinarians who've already accomplished acupuncture education, yet aren't but educated within the place or use of all of the issues. -- Lorrie Hale-Mitchell, DVM, collage of Illinois collage of Veterinary Medicine

Skillfully integrating conventional strategies of chinese language drugs with scientific event and sleek medical study, Acupuncture for canine and Cats brings jointly all present details in a single handy booklet. Its atlas-style layout, highlighted via 1000's of full-color images and helping textual content, makes it excellent as a brief, common reference within the hospital or education program.

Special Features:

  • An easy-to-use, double-page unfold designed for quick retrieval of information--on the left, concise textual content describes the consequences, symptoms, localization, method, and intensity of insertion for every acupuncture element; at the correct, top quality images exhibit all recommendations
  • Bones and muscle groups were accurately drawn into every one photo, a worthwhile software for localization of issues
  • A accomplished dialogue of all acupuncture issues in all channels guarantees that you've complete mastery of the sector
  • A entire creation to the rules of conventional chinese language drugs (TCM), channel structures, TCM diagnostics, aspect choice, and aspect different types (such as Ting or Luo issues) offer a powerful origin within the recommendations of veterinary TCM

The basically e-book to concentration completely on acupuncture for small animals, this useful, pocket-size atlas is exclusive within the box. It bargains a wealth of functional wisdom and a pictorial reference for veterinarians, animal acupuncturists, scholars, and trainees whose target is to supply the top point of remedy to the animals of their care.

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Compliment for this publication: this can be a welcome pocket reference for veterinarians who've already accomplished acupuncture education, yet aren't but informed within the position or use of all of the issues. -- Lorrie Hale-Mitchell, DVM, collage of Illinois university of Veterinary MedicineSkillfully integrating conventional techniques of chinese language drugs with scientific event and glossy clinical examine, Acupuncture for canines and Cats brings jointly all present info in a single handy publication.

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3). The notion of restraint should not be understood literally here because the organs and phases regulate each other by providing support, not by suppressing each other. In simpler terms, this means: Water restrains/extinguishes fire. Fire restrains/melts metal. Metal restrains/splits wood. Wood restrains/dams, penetrates earth. Earth restrains/dams water. The ke cycle guarantees that the equilibrium is maintained. An interdependent relationship results between the sheng and the ke cycle: under physiological conditions, this interrelation creates a continuously self-regulating equilibrium.

In my mind, the contents of this book and Dr. Matern's style of veterinary medicine ultimately reflect the author's understanding of the connections between humans and animals and the macrocosm at large. It has been an honor to play a small part in bringing this book to the larger audience it deserves. My only hope is that the clinical advice contained herein will find abundant application, to the benefit of all the cats and dogs out there! Sabine Wilms Table of Contents I Basic Concepts of Acupuncture 1 What Does Acupuncture Have to Offer?

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