Pericardium Channel Flashcards Preview

Acupuncture > Pericardium Channel > Flashcards

Flashcards in Pericardium Channel Deck (21)
Loading flashcards...
1

What are the Luo-Connecting points?

7,6,40,4,5,7,58,4,6,5,37,5,15,1

2

List the Luo-Connecting points

7,6,40,4,5,7,58,4,6,5,37,5,15,1

3

These numbers describe what?
7,6,40,4,5,7,58,4,6,5,37,5,15,1

Luo-Connecting points

4

List the Xi-Cleft points

6,7,34,8,6,6,63,5,4,7,36,6

5

What are the Xi-Cleft points

6,7,34,8,6,6,63,5,4,7,36,6

6

These number are referring to what?
6,7,34,8,6,6,63,5,4,7,36,6

Xi-Cleft points

7

1. Unbinds the chest, transforms phlegm and descends rebellion
2. Regulates qi and dissipates nodules
3. Benefits the breasts
These are the functions for which point?

Pericardium1 "Tian Chi"

Window of Heaven

8

List the actions for Pericardium1 "Tian Chi"

Window of Heaven

1. Unbinds the chest, transforms phlegm and descends rebellion
2. Regulates qi and dissipates nodules
3. Benefits the breasts

9

What are the functions for Pericardium1 "Tian Chi"

Window of Heaven

1. Unbinds the chest, transforms phlegm and descends rebellion
2. Regulates qi and dissipates nodules
3. Benefits the breasts

10

These are the actions for which point?
1. Clears heat from the qi, nutritive and blood levels
2. Harmonises the Stomach and intestines and stops vomiting
3. Activates the channel and alleviates pain

Pericardium3 "Qu Ze"

He Sea
Water Point

"Notes"
It effectively treats connections of KD Def + HT Fire. Good for a Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan patient

11

What are the actions for Pericardium3 "Qu Ze"

He Sea
Water Point

"Notes"
It effectively treats connections of KD Def + HT Fire. Good for a Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan patient

1. Clears heat from the qi, nutritive and blood levels
2. Harmonises the Stomach and intestines and stops vomiting
3. Activates the channel and alleviates pain

12

List the functions of Pericardium3 "Qu Ze"

He Sea
Water Point

"Notes"
It effectively treats connections of KD Def + HT Fire. Good for a Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan patient

1. Clears heat from the qi, nutritive and blood levels
2. Harmonises the Stomach and intestines and stops vomiting
3. Activates the channel and alleviates pain

13

What point are these actions describing
1. Invigorates blood and dispels stasis
2. Cools blood and stops bleeding
3. Calms the spirit
4. Moderates acute conditions

Pericardium4 "Xi Men"

Xi-Cleft

"Notes"
Best point for acute chest pain caused by heart conditions such as angina pectoris. Like nitroglycerin. This point is not limited to heart or coronary artery problems. It can be applied to any vascular condition presenting as pain due to vessel blockage.

14

List the points for Pericardium4 "Xi Men"

Xi-Cleft

"Notes"
Best point for acute chest pain caused by heart conditions such as angina pectoris. Like nitroglycerin. This point is not limited to heart or coronary artery problems. It can be applied to any vascular condition presenting as pain due to vessel blockage.

1. Invigorates blood and dispels stasis
2. Cools blood and stops bleeding
3. Calms the spirit
4. Moderates acute conditions

15

What are the actions of Pericardium4 "Xi Men"

Xi-Cleft

"Notes"
Best point for acute chest pain caused by heart conditions such as angina pectoris. Like nitroglycerin. This point is not limited to heart or coronary artery problems. It can be applied to any vascular condition presenting as pain due to vessel blockage.

1. Invigorates blood and dispels stasis
2. Cools blood and stops bleeding
3. Calms the spirit
4. Moderates acute conditions

16

These are the functions for which point?
1. Transforms phlegm
2. Settles and calms the spirit
3. Descends rebellious qi and regulates the Stomach
4. Regulates menstruation

Pericardium5 "Jian Shi"

Jing River
Metal Point

"Notes"
If the Heart is too weak to use PC6 we can use PC5 it is considered as the second string to PC6

17

List the actions for Pericardium5 "Jian Shi"

Jing River
Metal Point

"Notes"
If the Heart is too weak to use PC6 we can use PC5 it is considered as the second string to PC6

1. Transforms phlegm
2. Settles and calms the spirit
3. Descends rebellious qi and regulates the Stomach
4. Regulates menstruation

18

What are the functions of Pericardium5 "Jian Shi"

Jing River
Metal Point

"Notes"
If the Heart is too weak to use PC6 we can use PC5 it is considered as the second string to PC6

1. Transforms phlegm
2. Settles and calms the spirit
3. Descends rebellious qi and regulates the Stomach
4. Regulates menstruation

19

These actions are related to which point?
1. Unbinds the chest and regulates qi
2. Regulates the Heart and calms the spirit
3. Harmonises the Stomach and alleviates nausea and vomiting
4. Clears heat
5. Opens the Yin Linking vessel

Pericardium6 "Nei Guan"

Luo-Connecting
Confluent Point of Yin Wei "Linking"

"Notes"
Inner Pass indicates the paths leading inward like esophagus, stomach and trachea. PC6 targets chest, diaphragm, and epigastrium. When used alone it goes to the Upper Jiao and Middle Jiao, but reacher the Lower Jiao when combines with SP4. Simply placing Giner on PC6 can reduce nausea and vomiting

20

Describe the actions for Pericardium6 "Nei Guan"

Luo-Connecting
Confluent Point of Yin Wei "Linking"

"Notes"
Inner Pass indicates the paths leading inward like esophagus, stomach and trachea. PC6 targets chest, diaphragm, and epigastrium. When used alone it goes to the Upper Jiao and Middle Jiao, but reacher the Lower Jiao when combines with SP4. Simply placing Giner on PC6 can reduce nausea and vomiting

1. Unbinds the chest and regulates qi
2. Regulates the Heart and calms the spirit
3. Harmonises the Stomach and alleviates nausea and vomiting
4. Clears heat
5. Opens the Yin Linking vessel

21

What are the functions for Pericardium6 "Nei Guan"

Luo-Connecting
Confluent Point of Yin Wei "Linking"

"Notes"
Inner Pass indicates the paths leading inward like esophagus, stomach and trachea. PC6 targets chest, diaphragm, and epigastrium. When used alone it goes to the Upper Jiao and Middle Jiao, but reacher the Lower Jiao when combines with SP4. Simply placing Giner on PC6 can reduce nausea and vomiting

1. Unbinds the chest and regulates qi
2. Regulates the Heart and calms the spirit
3. Harmonises the Stomach and alleviates nausea and vomiting
4. Clears heat
5. Opens the Yin Linking vessel