Flashcards in Scalp Acupuncture Deck (16):
Location of Motor Area Line?
0.5 cm posterior to Midline
Location of Sensory Area Line?
1.5 cm posterior to Motor Line
Location of Chorea Tremor Control Area Line?
1.5 cm anterior to Motor Line
Location of Blood Vessel Dilation & Constriction Area?
1.5 cm anterior to Chorea Tremor Control Line
Remember "Santa Monica T V!"
[S]ensory [M]otor [T]remor [V]essel
Location of Leg motor and sensory area?
1 cm lateral to midline (bilateral) 3 cm in length
Location of Vision Area?
1 cm lateral to external protuberance parallel to midline, 4 cm in length and extending inferior
Location of Balance Area?
3 cm lateral to external protuberance parallel to midline, 4 cm in length and extending inferior
Indications of Leg Motor & Sensory Area
Paralysis, use w/ reproductive area for prolapse of uterus, nocturnal urination, pain or numbness of lower limbs, or acute low-back sprain
Indications of Vision Area
Indications of Balance Area
Losing balance d/t cerebellar disorders
Indications of Voluntary Movement Area
Apraxia (nerve injury, unable to carry out determined movement despite normal muscle power & coordination), fibromyalgia, facial paralysis
Indications of Speech 2 Area
Indications of Speech 1
Motor aphasia, dribbling saliva, impaired speech
Indications of Speech 2
Nominal aphasia (can't recall words)