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Flashcards in Heart/Xin/Shou Shaoyin Study Guide Deck (24):
1

Where does the Shen reside?

the Heart (and the Vessels) -- aka Xin and Mai

2

What primary channels does the Heart connect with?

None. The Heart channel only connects with organs.

3

Two actions of Ht 3?

Calm Shen; transform Phlegm; clear Heat

4

Ht 4 (Metal) targets what part of body?

Throat (abscess and pharyngitis)

5

Only Ht point indicated for Uterus?

Ht 5

6

Point category and name for Ht 6?

Xi-Cleft -- Yin Xi

7

2 points for night sweats?

Ht 6 (Xi-Cleft) and Kd 7 (Metal)

8

Two angles for needling the Ht Channel? What do they do?

Perpendicular
Toward Ht 4 (against channel, but in line with Phases -- sedates!)

9

Which palm line is Ht 8 on?

Heart line or "skyline" (in diagram)

10

What point treats acute MI as it occurs?

Ht 9

11

Name: Ht 3

Shao Hai - "Lesser Sea"

12

Name: Ht 4

Ling Dao - "Spirit Path"

13

Name: Ht 6

Yin Xi -- the Xi-Cleft point

14

Name: Ht 7

Shen Men - "Spirit Gate"

15

Category and Phase: Ht 9

Jing-Well - Wood

16

Category and Phase: Ht 8

Ying-Spring - Fire

17

Category and Phase: Ht 7

Shu Stream - Earth
Yuan-Source

18

Category and Phase: Ht 4

Jing-River - Metal

19

Category and Phase: Ht 3

He-Sea - Water

20

Category: Ht 5

Luo-Connecting

21

Heart Mu

Ren 14

22

Back Shu

UB 15

23

Face Heart

below Yintang

24

Ear Heart

center of cavum concha