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LÌ GĀN JIÀN YǏNG (立竿見影)

6

Who was Master Tung?

8

Tung’s Acupuncture Principles

11

Mirrors and Images

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Holographic Theory

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Tung’s Acupuncture Techniques

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Zone Distribution

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Top Points

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KNOWING IS NOT AS GOOD AS PUTTING INTO ACTION. ZHĪZHĪ BÙ RUÒ XÍNG ZHĪ.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 不闻不若闻之, 闻之不若见之, 见之不若知之, 知之不若行之; 学至于行之而止矣。 – 孔夫子。 BÙ WÉN BÙ RUÒ WÉN ZHĪ. HAVING SEEN IS NOT AS GOOD AS KNOWING. TRUE LEARNING IS COMPLETE ONLY WHEN ACTION HAS BEEN PUT FORTH”. “NOT HAVING HEARD IS NOT AS GOOD AS HAVING HEARD. HAVING HEARD IS NOT AS GOOD AS HAVING SEEN. WÉN ZHĪ BÙ RUÒ JIÀN ZHĪ. – CONFUCIUS. 5 . – KǑNG FŪ ZǏ. XUÉ ZHÌYÚ XÍNG ZHĪ ÉR ZHǏ YǏ. JIÀN ZHĪ BÙ RUÒ ZHĪZHĪ.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE LÌ GĀN JIÀN YǏNG (立竿見影) is a Chinese expression that is very appropriate for Tung’s Acupuncture. 6 . That’s how acupuncture should work. In other words. It can be translated as “Stand a pole under the Sun and immediately see its shadow”. you should get “immediate results”.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Master Tung 董 7 .

SHĀNDŌNG) Province in Northern China.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Who was Master Tung? Master Tung Ching–Chang (董景昌大師. Tung’s Acupuncture was a secret tradition. Tung’s acupuncture is based 8 . being a complete system that includes its own channels. There are hundreds of Tung’s unique acupuncture points distributed mostly on the extremities of the body. The Tung’s family orthodox acupuncture is based on many generations of Tung’s family teachings. DǑNG JǏNG CHĀNG DÀSHĪ) was born in 1915 in the Shandong (山東. over 50 years ago. Master Tung Ching-Chang broke this tradition and accepted his first disciple outside the family. exclusively passed down within the family. unique points and needling techniques. Tung’s acupuncture is well known for its unique set of points.

Tung. And also. PĪNYĪN) system became popular. before the pinyin (拼 音. many people prefer to use Tung as the name was originally translated and also as Master Tung himself preferred. Tung’s acupuncture is a complete acupuncture tradition that predates the traditional 14 channels system. The reason for this is because Master Tung originally took the Wade-Giles romanization system of his surname “董”. Tung or Dong? Master Tung is sometimes called Master Dong. Though pinyin is the prefered romanization system now. WǓ​ ZÀNG) channels.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE on a five zang (and six fu) channel system. WǓ​ XÍNG) and the five zang (五 脏. Each point has its own pathway which directly connects to the five zang and six fu. 9 . different from the traditional 14 channels of acupuncture. The origin and principle of each of Master Tung’s points follow the law of the five elements (五行五行.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Principles 10 .

If the patient has a defiiciency. tongue etc. In case of an excess. • Distal treatment – the most distal the better. For chronic conditions.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Tung’s Acupuncture Principles • Local areas never needled. • Fewer needles. • Contralateral needling for pain or structural problems. Needles are never inserted at the site of pain or injury. energy will be pushed toward it. 11 . Tung style acupuncture does not need the use of the diagnostic methods (pulse.) or terminology adopted by the TCM acupuncture. energy will be pulled from it. Tung’s acupuncture is very safe since most of its points are located on the body’s extremities. bilateral. • Bilateral needling for treating organ systems.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Mirrors and Images 12 .

there are 12 large joints of the limbs.” “When one understands the principles of the 12 joints. NÈI JĪNG. contralateral insertion of pricking the upper part to cure the lower disease. 13 .” 内經.” “Diverse pricking to the right side or to the left. a sage will never surpass him. in man. there are Yin and Yang. and pricking the left side to cure the right.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE “Man corresponds with nature: In heaven.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Top treats bottom Back treats front Front treats back Bottom treats top 14 .

The left foot/leg treats the right hand/arm.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Right treats left Left treats right The right hand/ arm treats the left foot/leg. 15 . Top treats bottom Bottom treats top The feet treat the head and viceversa. and also treats the right foot/leg and the left hand/arm. and also treats the left hand/arm and the right foot/leg.

SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG).” from holos “whole” + graphos “written”). Korean hand acupuncture (Koryo Sooji Chim) are examples of holographic systems. since they can treat the whole body.18 (駟馬上.17 (駟馬中. SÌ MǍ XIÀ) which can also be used to treat a larger area of the body. two very commonly used points. There are four points on the lateral side of the bone that can treat a large area of the body. Ear and abdominal acupuncture. SÌ MǍ SHÀNG) and 88. An important example of holography in Tung’s acupuncture is the second metacarpal bone. 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Holographic Theory The word “holographic” comes from the Greek “holographos” (literally “written in full. 16 . LÍNG GǓ (靈骨) and DÀ BÁI (大白). such as the set of points 88.19 (駟馬下. are among those. The Holographic Theory in acupuncture states that a small part of the body can treat larger areas of the body. In Tung’s acupuncture there are many other examples.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE FACE UPPER JIĀO MIDDLE JIĀO LOWER JIĀO Second metacarpal bone hologram 17 .

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Techniques 18 .

03 (火硬. This way. if the patient has TMJ pain (Temporomandibular Joint). here is an example of “feet treating head” or “bottom treating top”. or do it for him if he is unable to do so. HUǑ YǏNG) can be used. when you needle the point. By the way.. ask the patient to move his jaw. the body will know what you are trying to accomplish and the Qi will be directed to the affected area. So. the point 66. For example.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Tung’s Acupuncture Techniques Qi moving (動氣. 19 . DÒNG​QÌ) technique When inserting a needle to treat an injured area. always ask the patient to move that area.

On the hands and fingers. In fact many of Tung’s unique points are arranged in two or three point sets. the points 22. meaning that these Dao Ma groups are always needled in combination rather than as single points. They are always needled together.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Dao Ma (倒馬. technique uses two or three points combined. to increase needle stimulation. DÀ BÁI) and 22. DÀO MǍ) technique The Dao Ma (倒馬.04 (大白.05 (靈骨. usually no more than two or three cun apart. For example. less than one cun apart. sometimes a few fen apart. DÀO MǍ). translated as ‘inverted horse’. LÍNG GǓ) are a very common Dao Ma combination. The goal is to achieve more effective and immediate results when needling points distal to the area of disease. these points are usually closer. 20 . These points are located relatively close to each other. most commonly arranged in a vertical line or along a channel.

• In diseases of the muscles and tendons. disease (deep/superficial. point 66. HUǑ ZHǓ). These relationships are part of the holographic theory: • In diseases of the bones. they should be left in for at least 30 minutes. treat bones: needle close to a joint or the junction of multiple bones in order to treat joint or bone issues. after the last needle is inserted. each energy cycle takes approximately 28 minutes to complete. HUÁNG​DÌ​NÈI​JĪNG LÍNG SHŪ). 30–45 minutes is an adequate period of time. seasonal (warm/cold. YÍNG QÌ). ZHÈNG JĪN) and 77. young/old). Tissue Type Correspondence There are five types of Tissue Correspondence in the Huang Di Nei Jing.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE How long should the needles stay in? According to the Huang Di Nei Jing Ling Shu (黃帝內經靈樞.04 (火主. It is important to note that the retention of the needles also depend on personal (strong/weak. cycle 50 times through the body during a 1-day period. WÈI QÌ) and Ying Qi (營氣. in general.01 (正筋. the energies Wei Qi (衛氣. Considering that 1 day has 24 hours (1440 minutes). ZHÈNG ZŌNG) are located on the achilles tendon and in imaging and holography 21 . morning/evening) conditions and individual point properties. So. chronic/acute). is needled close to the joint to treat knee pain.02 (正宗. treat muscles and tendons: Points 77. For example.

dermatitis and loss of hair. treating the flesh level can be used to generate metal (related to the lungs) and influence the skin level as well.19 (駟馬下.08 (人宗. They can treat disorders of the Heart.18 (駟馬上. upper back pain etc. 44. treat skin: Here. DÌ ZŌNG) and 44. This can be used to treat neuropathy. such as in the upper thigh. • In diseases of the vessels. 22 . 88. By needling superficially. such as atrophy.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE are therefore used to treat lumbar sprain and neck muscle stiffness.10 (天宗.17 (駟馬中. • In diseases of the skin. TIĀN ZŌNG) – not present in this edition – are located near the radial artery. SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG). it only affects the skin level and not the muscle or flesh levels. SÌ MǍ XIÀ) are located. SÌ MǍ SHÀNG) and 88. treat vessels: Points 44. treat flesh: In this correspondence. you can needle very superficially. atherosclerosis. These points can be used to treat flesh problems in the body. flank pain.09 (地宗. RÉN ZŌNG). • In diseases of the flesh. needle in locations of abundant flesh. and blood circulation issues. In five-element theory. where the points 88.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Zones Distribution 23 .

but ‘one-one’).STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Zones Distribution There is a numbering convention created for nonChinese speakers which helps locating the area in which the point is. zone 2 becomes 22 (two-two). all the way to zone 1010 (tenten). “Tung’s Regular Meridian and Points”. Point HUǑ YǏNGǔ (火主火主) is 66. 24 ZONE 11 Fingers ZONE 22 Dorsum and palm of the hands ZONE 33 Forearms ZONE 44 Upper arms ZONE 55 Plant of the feet ZONE 66 Dorsum of the feet ZONE 77 Legs ZONE 88 Thighs ZONE 99 Ears ZONE 1010 Head .04. the third point on the dorsum of the foot. point DÀ BÁI (大白) is numbered 22. zone 2 is the dorsum and palm of the hands. Traditionally. For example. and so on. The sequence is related to the order in which the points were presented in Tung’s original 1973 book. when the points numbers are setup. the zone number is “doubled”. meaning it is the fourth point on the hand. zone 3 is the forearms. This means that zone 1 becomes 11 (not ‘eleven’.03. Zone 1 is the fingers.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 1010 99 HEAD EARS 44 33 UPPER ARMS FOREARMS 22 HANDS 11 88 FINGERS THIGHS 55 77 PLANTAR FEET LEGS 66 DORSAL FEET 25 .

YOU ENTER BY YOURSELF.” 26 . XIŪXÍNG ZÀI GÈRÉN .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 师傅领进门,修行在个人。 SHĪFU LǏNG JÌN MÉN . “TEACHERS OPEN THE DOORS.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Top Points 27 .

28 解 JIĚ 55.05 ZHĪ 後枝 HÒU BACK BRANCH 88.03 YǏNG 火硬 HUǑ FIRE HARDNESS 11.15 TIĀN SHÌ 天士 HEAVEN SCHOLAR 88.04 ZHÒNG 二重 ÈR SECOND WEIGHT LÍNG GǓ 靈骨 SPIRIT BONE 77.01 CHÓNG ZǏ 重子 DOUBLE CHILD CHÓNG XIĀN 重仙 DOUBLE IMMORTAL 77.06 HUÁN CHÁO 還巢 RETURN TO NEST 66.06 中白 ZHŌNG BÁI MIDDLE WHITE 77.04 HUǑ CHUÀN 火串 FIRE BUNCH 33.09 SHÙN ÈR 腕順二 WÀN WRIST SMOOTH TWO 33.05 GǓ SÌ 花骨四 HUĀ FLOWER BONE FOUR SĀN CHĀ ÈR 三叉二 THREE OPENINGS TWO A.02 GǓ YĪ 花骨一 HUĀ FLOWER BONE ONE A.06 22.03 通天 TŌNG TIĀN 33.07 XIÀ BÁI 下白 BELOW WHITE TIĀN HUÁNG FÙ 天皇副 HEAVEN EMPEROR 77.04 ZHǓ 火主 HUǑ FIRE GOVERNOR 11.02 55.04 三叉三 SĀN CHĀ SĀN 44.01 33.01 JĪN 正筋 ZHÈNG CORRECT TENDON 77.14 DÌ SHÌ 地士 EARTH SCHOLAR TŌNG SHĀN 通山 PENETRATIING MOUNTAIN 88.22 側三里 77.18 SÌ MǍ SHÀNG 駟馬上 UPPER FOUR HORSES 88.07 22.23 側下三里 CÈ XIÀ SĀN LǏ HUǑ SHĀN 火山 FIRE MOUNTAIN 88.17 MÙ XUÉ 木穴 WOOD POINT 66.05 22.24 FÙ KĒ 婦科 WOMAN SPECIALTY 11.04 JĪN 分金 FĒN DIVIDING METAL 富頂 FÙ DǏNG 44.17 SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG 駟馬中 MIDDLE FOUR HORSES 88.06 DI HUÁNG RÉN HUÁNG THREE EMPERORS CÈ SĀN LǏ 77.21 人皇 HUMAN EMPEROR 22.03 55.08 22.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE Top points 11.13 RÉN SHÌ 人士 HUMAN SCHOLAR TŌNG GUĀN 通關 PENETRATIING GATE 88.19 地皇 EARTH EMPEROR 77.05 ZHÒNG 三重 SĀN THIRD WEIGHT 22.02 33.05 HUǑ LÍNG 火陵 FIRE MOUND 33.02 ZHÒNG 一重 YĪ FIRST WEIGHT DÀ BÁI 大白 GREAT WHITE 77.01 28 SHÙN YĪ 腕順一 WÀN WRIST SMOOTH ONE THREE WEIGHTS WEALTH TOP BELOW FOUR HORSES FOUR HORSES TO UNTIE THREE OPENINGS THREE .19 駟馬下 SÌ MǍ XIÀ THREE SCHOLARS BESIDE THREE MILES BESIDE AND BELOW THREE MILES PENETRATIING HEAVEN 44.18 22.04 GǓ SĀN 花骨三 HUĀ FLOWER BONE THREE SĀN CHĀ YĪ 三叉一 THREE OPENINGS ONE A.27 WǓ HǓ 五虎 FIVE TIGERS 77.02 ZŌNG 正宗 ZHÈNG CORRECT ANCESTOR 22.

05 66.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE A.03 77.23 55.01 88.22 55.21 THREE EMPERORS 11.04 33.07 THREE WEIGHTS 29 .04 77.19 FOUR HORSES 77.13 33.04 22.06 22.14 88.05 44.03 A.09 33.01 33.18 11.19 88.06 88.05 33.06 66.24 22.04 44.02 THREE SCHOLARS 77.17 88.02 A.28 77.06 22.04 22.01 77.27 55.17 88.05 77.01 22.03 33.02 77.07 11.08 22.18 11.15 88.02 44.02 77.04 77.05 22.

to the ulnar side.06 2 1/ 30 HUÁN CHÁO 2 1/ Needle 1–3 fen in depth.06 還巢 ON BOTH IS NEEDLING ANEOUSLY LT U IM S S D HAN ICATED CONTRAIND Indications • Uterine pain.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 11. • Irregular menstruation. • Leukorrhea with reddish discharge. 1 FEN = 0. Location RETURN TO NEST Combine with 11.1 CUN . • Calms the fetus. LOCATED ON THE SAN JIAO CHANNEL 11. • Frequent urination.24 – 婦科 FÙ KĒ on the opposite hand ESPECIALLY EFFECTIVE FOR INFERTILITY Manipulation At the midpoint of the middle phalanx of the ring finger where the skin changes tone from “lighter to darker”.

17 MÙ XUÉ WOOD POINT STOPS R IMMEDI UNNING NOSE Indications ATELY FO C • Liver fire effulgence.5–1 fen in depth. from the median line. Reaction area of the liver This is a 2 point unit! Location On the proximal phalanx of the index finger.17 31 . Manipulation Needle 0. • Great point for people who get easily angered and have a short temper. 1/3 1/3 1/3 MEDIAN LINE 11. OMMON COLD R ! • Common cold.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 木穴 11. Divide this line in three parts. the points are located at the distances 1/3 and 2/3. establish a line 4 fen to the ulnar side.

Divide the phalanx in three parts. • Menstrual pain. • Irregular menstruation. the points are located at the distances 1/3 and 2/3. 3 1/ 3 1/ 3 1/ 11. at the “lighter/darker” division line to the ulnar side.06 – 還巢 HUÁN CHÁO on the opposite hand • Uterine pain. • Excessive or scanty menstruation. • Lower abdominal distension.24 婦科 VERY EFFECTIV E POINT FOR FEMALE DIS EASES! FÙ KĒ WOMAN’S SPECIALTY Indications Combine with 11. Both points simultaneously.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 11. Reaction area of the uterus This is a 2 point unit Location On the proximal phalanx of the thumb. Manipulation Needle 2 fen in depth.24 32 .

27 WU HU 1 . Divide the phalanx in six parts. 33 . THIS IS A GREAT HOLOGRAPHIC IMAGE EXAMPLE. • Foot pain. • Hand pain. 2/6. WU HU 1 WU HU 2 WU HU 3 WU HU 4 WU HU 5 WǓ HǓ FIVE TIGERS Reaction area of the spleen This is a 5 point unit Location WU HU 2 SERVES AS A DAO MA POINT FOR WU HU 1 AND WU HU 3! 五虎 Divide in 6 equal parts 11. IS REPRESENTED IN THIS AREA. 4/6 and 5/6.ANKLE AND DORSUM OF FOOT PAIN WU HU 5 . at the “lighter/darker” division line to the radial side. 3/6. NEEDLE ACCORDING TO THE SYMPTOMS. HEADACHE WU HU 3 .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 11.27 Manipulation Needle 2 fen in depth. WHERE THE WHOLE BODY. TENOSYNOVITIS. • Swollen joints and bones.HEEL PAIN ON THE LUNG CHANNEL On the proximal phalanx of the thumb. WU HU 4 . the points are located at the distances 1/6. FROM TOP TO BOTTOM. ARTHRITIS.TOE PAIN AND HEADACHE Indications • Head pain. DO NOT NEEDLE ALL 5 POINTS AT THE SAME TIME.FINGER PAIN.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE

重子

22.01

CHÓNG ZǏ
DOUBLE CHILD

Indications
• Upper back, shoulder and scapular
pain;
FECTIVE
• Common cold. ESPECIALLY EF
FOR PNEUMONIA.

Location

Manipulation

On the palmar surface of the
hand, find the thenar eminence
and measure 1 cun proximal from
the skin fold between the first and
second metacarpals.

22.01

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Combine with
22.02 – 重仙 CHÓNG XIĀN

22.02

Needle 3–5 fen in depth.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE

重仙

22.02

CHÓNG XIĀN
DOUBLE IMMORTAL

Indications

Combine with
22.01 – 重子 CHÓNG ZǏ

• Same as 22.01;
• Fever;
• Heart palpitations;
• Knee pain;
• Plantar fasciitis.

VERY EFFECTIVE
FOR SHOULDER AND
SCAPULAR PAIN!

Location

Manipulation

On the palmar surface of the hand,
on the joint between the first and
second metacarpals.

22.01

Needle 3–5 fen in depth.

22.02

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大白

22.04

DÀ BÁI

GREAT WHITE

Indications
• Sciatic pain;
• Childhood asthma.

THIS COMBINATION
TREATS MANY DISEASES
BY SUPPLEMENTING QI

BLEEDING IS VERY
EFFECTIVE FOR
HIGH FEVER

Combine with
22.05 – 靈骨 LÍNG GǓ
Reaction area
of the lungs

Location
When a loose fist is
made, this point is on
the radial side of the
index finger, in the
depression proximal
to the metacarpophalangeal joint. Insert
the needle just above
the tendon toward the
palm of the hand.
Located at LI3 (三間,
SĀN JIĀN).

Needling is forbiden in
pregnant women.

Manipulation
Needle 5 fen in depth.

22.04

LI4
22.05

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22. • Lower limb and low back pain. • Tinnitus and dizziness.05 37 .04 LI4 22. Combine with 22.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 靈骨 22. • Menstrual pain and irregularity. • Migraine.05 LÍNG GǓ SPIRIT BONE THE TWO POINTS TREAT DISEASES OF ALL THE 5 ZANG IN GENERAL. At the joint of the first and second metacarpals on the dorsal surface of the hand.04 – 大白 DÀ BÁI Reaction area of the lungs Location Needling is forbiden in pregnant women. Slightly proximal to LI4 (合谷. • Intestinal pain. HÉ GǓ). Indications • Sciatic pain. Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth.

07 – 下白 XIÀ BÁI Reaction area of the kidneys Location When the patient’s hand is folded into a fist. ALSO VERY EFFECTIVE FOR ACUTE LUMBAR SPRAIN AND CHRONIC LOWER BACK PAIN Combine with 22.06 ZHŌNG BÁI MIDDLE WHITE Indications INDICATED IN HYPERTENSION AND FRONTAL HEADACHE • Dizziness. • Swelling and edema of the limbs. 22.07 38 .06 22. • Sciatic pain. Manipulation Needle 3–5 fen in depth. • Vision problems. the point is located on the dorsum of the hand. 5 fen proximal to the web between the fourth and fifth metacarpals.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 中白 22.

06.06 22. 22.07 XIÀ BÁI BELOW WHITE Indications • Same as 22.06.06 – 中白 ZHŌNG BÁI Reaction area of the kidneys and liver Location 1 cun proximal to 22. Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth. VERY GOOD IN STRENGTHENING THE KIDNEYS Combine with 22.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 下白 22.07 39 .

• Back and lower back pain.09 40 Manipulation Needle 2–4 fen in depth. Located at SI3 (後谿.08 WÀN SHÙN YĪ WRIST SMOOTH ONE Indications Reaction area of the kidneys • Tinnitus. Location 2.5 cun distal to the wrist joint on the lateral edge of the hand. .08 22.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 腕順一 22. • Sciatic pain. HÒU XĪ). 22. TREATS THE KIDNEYS FOR MANY KINDS OF DISEASES DUE TO KIDNEY DEFICIENCY.

08 22. 22.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 腕順二 22.09 WÀN SHÙN ÈR WRIST SMOOTH TWO Indications • Same as 22.09 41 .08.08 Reaction area of the kidneys Location 1 cun proximal to 22. CAN BE COMBINED WITH 22.5 cun distal to the wrist joint.08 and 1. Manipulation Needle 2–4 fen in depth. • Nosebleed..

04 HUǑ CHUÀN FIRE BUNCH Indications ON EXCELLENT EFFECT CONSTIPATION Combine with 33.04 42 . • Heart palpitations.05 – 火陵 HUǑ LÍNG • Constipation. Located at SJ6 (支溝. • Forearm and rib pain.05 33.06 33.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火串 33. LOCATED ON THE SAN JIAO CHANNEL Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth. ZHĪ GŌU).06 – 火山 HUǑ SHĀN Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location 3 cun above the middle of the wrist joint on the dorsal surface of the forearm. and 33. 33.

04.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火陵 33.06 33.05 HUǑ LÍNG FIRE MOUND Indications Combine with 33. • Hand spasm.05 33. Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth. 33. and 33.06 – 火山 HUǑ SHĀN Reaction area of the heart Location 2 cun proximal to 33.04 – 火串 HUǑ CHUÀN • Chest pain with feeling of oppression.04 43 .

05 – 火陵 HUǑ LÍNG Reaction area of the heart Location 1. Manipulation Needle 1 cun in depth.04 44 . and 33.05.05.05 33. 33.5 cun proximal to 33.04 – 火串 HUǑ CHUÀN • Same as 33.06 33.06 HUǑ SHĀN FIRE MOUNTAIN Indications Combine with 33.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火山 33.

Combine with 33.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 人士 THREE SCHOLARS 33.13 4 cun 45 . 4 cun proximal to the wrist crease.14 – 地士 DÌ SHÌ and 33. • Pain in the shoulders and upper back.15 33. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHANNEL 33.13 RÉN​SHÌ HUMAN SCHOLAR Indications • Asthma. • Pain in the palm of the hands and fingers.14 33. the point is on the medial side of the radius. Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth. NEEDLE DEEPER (1 CUN) FOR HEART PAIN AND HEART PALPITATIONS.15 – 天士 TIĀN SHÌ Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location With the palm facing up.

15 – 天士 TIĀN SHÌ Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location 3 cun proximal to 33. COLD. 33.14 DÌ SHÌ EARTH SCHOLAR Indications • Asthma.13.13 – 人士 RÉN​SHÌ and 33.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 地士 THREE SCHOLARS 33. • Rhinitis.13 3 cun 46 . WHEN NEEDLED DEEPER. TREATS HEART DISEASES Combine with 33.14 33. • Common Cold. HEADACHE AND KIDNEY DEFICIENCY. • Dyspnea.15 33.5 cun in depth. GOOD FOR TREATING RESPIRATORY DISEASES WHEN NEEDLED SUPERFICIALLY. TREATS ASTHMA. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHANNEL Manipulation Needle 1 – 1. • Headache.

TONIFYING LUNGS AND KIDNEYS Combine with 33.5 cun in depth. • Chest pain. • Upper arm pain.15 TIĀN SHÌ HEAVEN SCHOLAR Indications GOOD FOR TREATING RESPIRATORY DISEASES • Asthma.14 33.05.13 – 人士 RÉN​SHÌ and 33. • Common cold. • Rhinitis. 33.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 天士 THREE SCHOLARS 33.14. ALSO COMBINE WITH 22. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHANNEL Manipulation Needle 1 – 1.13 3 cun 47 .15 33. FOR TREATING ASTHMA.14 – 地士 DÌ SHÌ Reaction area of the heart and lungs Location 3 cun proximal to 33.

• Rhinitis and laryngitis. 44. IVE MOST EFFECT IS! FOR LARYNGIT Location 1.01 48 Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.5 cun longitudinally above the elbow joint along the anterior lateral aspect of the ventral surface of the upper arm.01 FĒN JĪN DIVIDING METAL Indications Reaction area of the lungs and heart • Common cold.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 分金 44. LOCATED ON THE LUNG CHA NNEL .

04 49 .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 富頂 44. 44. • High blood pressure. TO TREAT FAT O TREAT AND DEEPER T .05 44. Reaction area of the liver and heart Location 7 cun longitudinally above the elbow joint on the back of the arm along the San Jiao channel. • Dizziness. DIZZINESS HYPERTENSION .05 – 後枝 HÒU ZHĪ • Exhaustion and fatigue.04 FÙ DǏNG WEALTH TOP Indications Combine with 44. FICIALLY NEEDLE SUPER IGUE. • Headache. AND HEADACHE Manipulation Needle 5 fen in depth.

04 – 富頂 FÙ DǏNG Reaction area of the Heart Location 1.04.05 44. ♣• Skin diseases.04 50 .5 cun above 44.04 treats neck aching and pain and facial paralysis.05 HÒU ZHĪ BACK BRANCH REGULATES BLOOD CIRCULATION Indications • Same as 44.04. 44. • Arteriosclerosis. Manipulation Needle 5–7 fen in depth. • Together with 44.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 後枝 44. Combine with 44.

5 cun posterior to the second one. • Photophobia. • Tinnitus. Point 3 is 0. • Toothache. Location On the plantar surface. DISE ASES OF THE EYES.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 花骨一 55.02 51 .02 HUĀ GǓ YĪ FLOWER BONE ONE Indications • Eyelid inflammation. • Nasal pain. • Headache.8 cun posterior to the third one.5 cun posterior to the web margin.5 cun posterior to the first one. 55. Reaction area of the Spleen. between the first and second metatarsal bones. Point 1 is 0. • Deafness. and the fourth point is 0. Point 2 is 0. Lungs and Kidneys This is a 4 point group Manipulation Needle 5 fen – 1 cun in depth. MAINLY USED TO TREAT • Conjunctivitis.

• Leg and foot numbness. 55. between the third and fourth metatarsal bones.05 52 .04 HUĀ GǓ SĀN FLOWER BONE THREE Indications Combine with 55. Reaction area of the Spleen ALSO INDICATED FOR REDDENED EYES Location On the plantar surface.05 – 花骨四 HUĀ GǓ SÌ • Low back pain. • Vertebral pain. • Sciatic pain.04 55.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 花骨三 55. Manipulation Needle 5 fen – 1 cun in depth. 2 cun posterior to the web margin.

04 55.05 53 . • Stomachache.05 Indications HUĀ GǓ SÌ CAN BE USED TO TREAT NUMBNESS OF THE EXTREMITIES • Same as 55. • Lower abdomen pain. between the fourth and fifth metatarsal bones. 55. FLOWER BONE FOUR Combine with 55.04 – 花骨三 HUĀ GǓ SĀN Reaction area of the Lungs Location Manipulation On the plantar surface. 1.5 cun posterior to the web margin. • Bleeding disorders. Needle 5 fen – 1 cun in depth.04.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 花骨四 55.

• Dizziness.03 HUǑ YǏNG FIRE HARDNESS MERGENCY USED FOR E F FAINTING TO TREATMEN Indications Reaction area of the heart and the liver. Location Manipulation Needle 5 fen in depth.5 cun proximal to the margin of the web. On the dorsum of the foot.04 66. • TMJ dysfunction (jaw pain). 0.03 54 . Needling is forbiden in pregnant women.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火硬 66. • Fainting. between the first and second toes. • Heart palpitations (slow palpitations and slow heartbeats). LOCATED ON THE LIVER CHANNEL 66.

• Weak and debilitated nerves.04 66.04 HUǑ ZHǓ FIRE GOVERNOR Indications ALSO GOOD FOR HEADACHE AND DIZZINESS! Needling is forbiden in pregnant women. On the dorsum of the foot.03 55 . in the hollow just distal to the junction of the first and second metatarsal bones. Location Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth. • Heart. • Difficult delivery (labor). LOCATED ON THE LIVER CHANNEL 66.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 火主 66. • Hand and lower leg pain. liver and stomach disease.

3. 77. between Bl60 (昆侖.01 56 .02 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 正筋 77. TAÌ XĪ). torticollis.02 – 正宗 ZHÈNG ZŌNG • Neck pain.5 cun superior from the base of the heel.01 ZHÈNG JĪN CORRECT TENDON Indications Combine with 77. Needle must go all the way through the tendon and touch the bone. • Lower and upper back vertebral pain. ALSO TREATS STOM ACH SPASMS AND LEG CRAM PS. Reaction area of the spine and brain Location Manipulation On the calcaneal tendon (achilles tendon). KŪN LÚN) and Ki3 (太 谿.

77.01 57 . 77.01. Combine with 77. Needle must go all the way through the tendon and touch the bone.01.02 77.02 COMBINED ARE ALSO EFFECTIVE FOR BRAIN CONCUSSION.02 ZHÈNG ZŌNG CORRECT ANCESTOR Indications • Same as 77.01 AND 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 正宗 77.01 – 正筋 ZHÈNG JĪN Reaction area of the spine and brain Location Manipulation 2 cun superior to 77.

• Tonsillitis.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 一重 THREE WEIGHTS 77. • Facial hemiparalysis. 77.07 – 三重 SĀN ZHÒNG Reaction area of the heart. Location 3 cun proximal to the lateral malleolus and 1 cun anterior to the fibula. • Meningitis.05 YĪ ZHÒNG FIRST WEIGHT Indications • Hyperthyroidism.05 58 3 cun . • Breast distension and pain. Combine with 77.06 – 二重 ÈR ZHÒNG and 77. lungs and spleen Manipulation Needle 1–2 cun in depth.06 77.07 77. • Liver disease. EEN THE LOCATED BETW HANNEL GALLBLADDER C H AND THE STOMAC CHANNEL. • Migraine.

05 59 . EEN THE LOCATED BETW HANNEL GALLBLADDER C H AND THE STOMAC CHANNEL. Reaction area of the heart. 77.06 ÈR ZHÒNG SECOND WEIGHT Indications Combine with 77.05. Needle 1–2 cun in depth.07 – 三重 SĀN ZHÒNG • Same as 77.05. lungs and spleen Location Manipulation 2 cun proximal to 77.06 77.05 – 一重 YĪ ZHÒNG and 77.07 2 cun 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 二重 THREE WEIGHTS 77.

lungs and spleen Location Manipulation 2 cun proximal to 77.06. 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 三重 THREE WEIGHTS 77.07 77. EEN THE LOCATED BETW HANNEL GALLBLADDER C H AND THE STOMAC CHANNEL.06 – 二重 ÈR ZHÒNG and 77.05 – 一重 YĪ ZHÒNG • Same as 77.05 60 2 cun .05 Reaction area of the heart. Needle 1–2 cun in depth.07 SĀN ZHÒNG THIRD WEIGHT Indications Combine with 77.06 77.

Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth. NOCTU G DIURESIS AN • Astigmatism. NEURASTHE • Hysteria. OOD T REATIN FOR • Dizziness. NIA OMNIA. 1. 77.19 77.18 77.21 61 .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE THREE EMPERORS 腎關 77. below the medial epicondyle of the tibia. • Pain in the nasal bone.5 cun distal to Sp9 (陰陵泉. RIA D AND INS .18 SHÈN GUĀN KIDNEYS BARRIER 天皇副 TIĀN HUÁNG FÙ QUASI HEAVEN EMPEROR Indications ESSENTIAL POINT FOR STRENGTHENING KIDNEY FUNCTION! ALSO G • Vomiting. Combine all THREE EMPERORS Reaction area of the heart and kidneys Manipulation Location 4 cun below the knee joint. • Frozen shoulder. YĪN LÍNG QÚAN).

18 77. Needle 1 – 1. • Menstrual irregularity. • Impotence. • Diabetes Mellitus. • Premature ejaculation.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 地皇 THREE EMPERORS 77.19 LOCATED ON THE L SPLEEN CHANNE Reaction area of the kidneys Manipulation Location 7 cun above the medial malleolus on the medial posterial border of the tibia. LOÙ GǓ). • Incontinence. • Edema and swelling of the limbs. • Kidneys tonification. 77. Located at Sp7 (漏谷.5 cun in depth. 77.21 62 Needling is forbiden in pregnant women. Combine all THREE EMPERORS .19 DI HUÁNG EARTH EMPEROR Indications • Kidney inflammation.

Manipulation Location Needle 1 cun in depth. • Numbness of the hands.21 RÉN HUÁNG HUMAN EMPEROR COMBINING ALL THREE EMPERORS IS MOST EFFECTIVE FOR URINARY DISEASES. • Hematuria. EMPERORS Indications • Impotence. • Low back pain (kidney).19 77. Reaction area of the kidneys Needling is forbiden in pregnant women.18 77.21 63 .STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 人皇 THREE EMPERORS 77. DIGESTIVE AND GYNECOLOGICAL Combine all THREE DISORDERS. • Spermatorrhea. Located at Sp6 (三陰交. 77. 3 cun superior to the medial malleolus. • Inflammation of the kidney. closer to the bone. SĀN YĪN JIĀO). • Diabetes Mellitus.

Located at the GB channel.5 cun lateral. 3 cun 1. Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.22 77.5 cun 77.23 – 側下三里 CÈ XIÀ • Toothache. SĀN LǏ Reaction area of the teeth and lungs Location Manipulation 3 cun inferior from the lateral edge of the lower border of the patella and 1.23 64 . • Headache.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 側三里 77. • Facial paralysis.22 CÈ SĀN LǏ BESIDE THREE MILES Indications Combine with 77.

22 – 側三里 CÈ SĀN LǏ Reaction area of the teeth and lungs Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth. Location 2 cun below 77.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 側下三里 77.22 77.22 AND 77.23 CÈ XIÀ SĀN LǏ BESIDE AND BELOW THREE MILES Indications • Same as 77. 77.22 77.23 COMBINED CAN ALSO TREAT MIGRAINES AND TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA Combine with 77.22.23 65 .

on the midline of the thigh.03 88.03 – 通天 TŌNG​TIĀN Reaction area of the Heart Location Manipulation 5 cun proximal to the superior edge of the patella. • Vertigo.01 .01 TŌNG G ​ UĀN PENETRATIING GATE Indications • Heart diseases and pain. • Pain of the limbs.02 – 通山 TŌNG​SHĀN and 88. Needle 3–5 fen in depth.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 通關 88. • Dizziness. Combine with 88. 88.02 5 cun 66 88. • Gastritis. • Palpitations.

03 – 通天 TŌNG​TIĀN Reaction area of the Heart Location 2 cun proximal to 88.02 88.01 Combine with 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 通山 88.03 2 cun 88.01.01 – 通關 TŌNG ​GUĀN and 88. 88.01 67 .02 TŌNG​SHĀN PENETRATIING MOUNTAIN Indications • Same as 88. Manipulation Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.

STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 通天 88.01 THIS COMBINATION IS VERY GOOD FOR GASTRIC DISEASES. Needle 5 fen to 1 cun in depth.03 TŌNG​TIĀN PENETRATIING HEAVEN Indications • Same as 88.02 – 通山 TŌNG​SHĀN and 88. Combine with 88. 2 cun 88.02 88.03 88.02.01 – 通關 TŌNG ​GUĀN Reaction area of the Heart Location Manipulation 2 cun proximal to 88.01 68 .

19 69 . • Skin disease. • Weakness of the lungs.5 cun in depth toward the bone. • Deafness.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 駟馬中 FOUR HORSES 88.18 88. • Lung disease.17 88. Combine all FOUR HORSES Reaction area of the liver and lungs Manipulation Location Measure 6 cun above the superior border of the patella and 2 cun lateral Needle 2 – 2. 88.17 SÌ MǍ ZHŌNG MIDDLE FOUR HORSES Indications • Upper and low back pain. • Sciatic pain. • Rhinitis. tinnitus and ear inflammation.

17 88. 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 駟馬上 FOUR HORSES 88.17.5 cun in depth toward the bone.18 88. Reaction area of the liver and lungs Location Manipulation 2 cun longitudinally above 88.17. Needle 2 – 2.19 70 .18 SÌ MǍ SHÀNG UPPER FOUR HORSES Indications Combine all FOUR HORSES • Same as 88.

18 AND 88.17.19 ARE IMPORTANT POINTS TO TONIFY AND REGULATE QI.17.19 71 . 88. SÌ MǍ XIÀ BELOW FOUR HORSES 88.17 88.5 cun in depth toward the bone. 88.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 駟馬下 FOUR HORSES 88. Combine all FOUR HORSES Reaction area of the liver and lungs Location Manipulation 2 cun longitudinally below 88.18 88. Needle 2 – 2.19 Indications • Same as 88.17.

VE THE NEEDLE 1 cun proximal and 3 fen lateral REMO Needle 3 – 5 fen in depth . Don't retain the needle for • Pain from injections.28 1 cun 72 . 3 fen 88. Manipulation SOON AS PAIN IS RELIE Location . • Extreme fatigue.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE 解 88. to the superior lateral edge of the patella. • Generalized disturbances in Qi and Blood LE SLOWLY ROTATE NEED AFTER INSERTION. more than 8 minutes. AS VED.28 JIĚ TO UNTIE Indications VERY EFFECTIVE FOR STRAINS AND SPRAINS. Reaction area of the Heart • Generalized pain. and Blood Vessels • Pain from traumatic injuries.

73 . • Common cold. • Acute lumbar sprain.02 – EXTRA A.04 – EXTRA 三叉一 三叉二 三叉三 SĀN CHĀ YĪ SĀN CHĀ ÈR SĀN CHĀ SĀN THREE OPENINGS ONE THREE OPENINGS TWO THREE OPENINGS THREE Indications Indications Indications • Shoulder.STUDY NOTES ON MASTER TUNG'S ACUPUNCTURE A. • Irregular menstruation.03 – EXTRA A.04 Manipulation Needles are inserted in the directions shown. DNEYS REGULATES AND QI. neck and lower back pain.5 cun depth. SPLEEN AND • Fatigue. STRENGTHENS LUNG STRENGTHENS THE HEART. between the metacarpophalangeal joints of the fourth and fifth fingers. • Headache.03 A. 1–1. On the dorsum of the hand. A. • Diseases of the 5 sense organs. On the dorsum of the hand. between the metacarpophalangeal joints of the second and third fingers. STRENGTHENS • Leg pain. • Stomachache. • Knee joint pain. • Sore throat. between the metacarpophalangeal joints of the third and fourth fingers. • Diseases of the 5 sense organs. KI Location Location Location On the dorsum of the hand. • Tinnitus.02 A.

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