Acupuncture treatment for intractable diseases in internal medicine
Acupuncture treatment for intractable diseases in internal medicine (Fibromyogia, IBS, Meniere Syndrome，Diabetes, Myocardial infarction, and Allergic Rhinitis )
The primary symptoms of Fibromyalgia include chronical, widespread musculoskeletal pain and stiffness. Patients can also experience other symptoms such as sleep disorder, anxiety and fatigue.
There is no quick remedy to cure Fibromyalgia. However, Traditional Chinese Medicine including Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology has been shown effective in treating with the symptoms of Fibromyalgia based on research and clinical studies.
The main pathogenesis of IBS are liver spleen qi disharmony and impairment of transportation in the bowels. One should carefully find the cause based on different symptoms and treat both root and symptoms of the disease. Therefore, treatment for this disease is to smooth the liver, tonify the spleen and regulate the bowels and qi. Besides internal and external use of herbs, acupuncture and Tui Na are also effective. Dietary considerations along with control and psychological therapies are also important.
Ménière’s syndrome is mainly caused by Wind, Fire, Phlegm and Deficiency, Deficiency in origin and Excess in superficiality. The affected region is the heart orifice, associated with the organs of liver, spleen, and kidney. Chinese herb and Acupuncture has been shown very effective in treating with this disease.
he etiology and pathogenesis of Diabetes are different and the clinical manifestations vary greatly. The main factors of this disease including diet, excise, emotional or sleep changes. Therefore, acupuncture treatment for this disease is not only to control blood sugar levels, also can help peripheral neuropathy
Exploration and Discovery of Acupuncture for Acute Myocardial Infarction
To introduce how to discover the phenomenon and apply it to acupuncture for MI base on animal research; To introduce the theoretical basis of abdominal acupuncture in the treatment of AMI in TCM; To enumerate the clinical cases of abdominal acupuncture in the treatment of cardiac diseases.
Moderate and Severe Persistent Allergic Rhinitis Treated with Acupoint Application Therapy of the Different Intensity: a Randomized Controlled Trial
This clinic study is focused on the application time. Patients with moderate to severe AR were tested for 2 hours and 6 hours respectively. Testing groups include the ginger patch for 2 hours, the honey patch for 2 hours, and the honey patch for 6 hours. The researchers observed the improvement of patients’ symptoms and quality of life with different application time and intensity. Also will introduce animal research for similar model.
Shenzhou student: 15%
External TCM student 5%
(Limited places available for students)
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Dates & Time
10 am – 17 pm (1 hour break)
Geldersekade 67, 1011 EK Amsterdam
Levels of experience
- Acupuncturist, or final year student