The description of each point includes:
· exact location
· depth of needling
· function in TCM
While the terminology of the points follows Chinese standards for acupuncture, the body parts are named following up-to-date anatomical nomenclature.
Auricular acupuncture points are described both after Nogier and TCM, while the description of trigger points also mentions the respective muscle and pain projection zones. All coverage is easy to follow if familiar with medical terminology.
Illustrations include color photographs and clear full-color drawings.