[Clinical application of “categorization by analogy” in acupuncture for pain syndromes].
Zhongguo Zhen Jiu. 2018 Mar 12;38(three):305-7
Authors: Chen X
The”categorization by analogy”is among the most primitive considering strategies for historic folks to discover the world, which has exerted far-reaching affect on the origin and improvement of TCM. With examples of Sanjian (LI three) for neck ache, Chize (LU 5) for low again ache and Chengshan (BL 57) for dysmenorrhea, the medical utility of”categorization by analogy”in acupuncture for ache syndromes was mentioned, hoping extra acupuncturists will take note of the guiding position of”categorization by analogy”in acupuncture medical therapy.
PMID: 29701050 [PubMed – in process]