Practice Handbook of Acupuncture,
Edition 1
By Gertrude Kubiena and Boris Sommer

Publication Date: 20 Nov 2009

Do you know the precise location and actions of BL-17? Do you really know the difference between the finger-cun and body-cun? Did you know that many of the master points are located on the ren mai? You don't have much time to spend for looking for points for particular conditons.

Answers to these questions and much more are all waiting for you in this book by Gertrude Kubiena and her team.. They have succeeded in presenting acupuncture and TCM in a concise way, pointing out principles and connections and therefore making clinical application easier.

Key Features


  • Unique presentation of all meridian pathways and points in one illustration
  • Includes specific features and usage for particular conditions of each point
  • All points for a particular disorder accessible in one glance - for easier use in the clinic and time-saving

About the author
By Gertrude Kubiena, ENT Consultant, Vienna, Austria and Boris Sommer, Dermatology Specialist, Frankfurt, Germany
Book details
ISBN: 9780443102653
Page Count: 424
Retail Price : £49.99

Student and practising acupuncturists

This book would be suitable for introductory courses on TCM.

Secondary markets include: Medical acupuncturists and physical therapists (and others such as chiropractors in the USA) who use acupuncture – rather than strictly trained practitioners. Students similarly.