Written by Shudo Denmei.
This book is noted for the clarity and simplicity of its style, and is the most highly regarded introduction to this subject in Japan. The theoretical and historical basis, diagnostic framework and treatment strategies of meridian therapy are discussed in detail. The author provides a step-by-step introduction to pulse and abdominal diagnosis, and explains how to incorporate the concepts and techniques of meridian therapy into other styles of acupuncture.
The text is interwoven with case histories and anecdotes from the author’s lengthy practice.Extensively edited in collaboration with the author to fit the needs of Western acupuncturists, this book is certain to open the door to Japanese classical acupuncture for Western practitioners.