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Meridian Masterclass: The Bladder Meridian

Kyte, Rachel (2016) Meridian Masterclass: The Bladder Meridian. Acupuncture in Physiotherapy, 28 (1). ISSN 2058-3281

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This article describes the path and anatomy of the Bladder meridian. It explores points commonly used by Physiotherapists, unravelling the rationale behind their indications from both a Western and traditional Chinese perspective. The concept of back-shu points is analysed and key safety considerations are highlighted. This masterclass draws on current research to highlight parallels between Western medical and traditional Chinese philosophies.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: bladder meridian, traditional Chinese medicine, back-shu
Subjects: R Medicine > RZ Other systems of medicine
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Allied Health and Community
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Depositing User: Rachel Kyte
Date Deposited: 28 Apr 2016 09:07
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:10

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