By Jia Chengwen & Shanxi College Traditional Chinese Medicine
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Acupuncture therapy is one of the mose effective treatments for dysmenorrhea. This DVD carefully presents acupuncture techniques for treating menstrual pain, and introduces as well a variety of supplementary treatments. It includes a detailed analysis of the etiology and pathology of the condition from both a biomedical and Chinese medical perspective, and a useful method of differential diagnosis that helps distinguish dysmenorrhea from other common ailments. Discussions of treatment categories divided according to pattern identification, and presentation of supplementary methods including electro-acupuncture, auricular acupuncture, intradermal needling therapy, wrist-ankle needling, and injection therapy make this a complete presentation.