Links and references

Focks, Claudia Atlas of Acupuncture, Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 2008.

Huan, Zhang Yu ABreif History of Qi, Paradigm Publications, Taos, New Mexico, USA, 2001.

Chirali, IIkay Zihni Traditional Chinese Medicine Cupping Therapy, Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 2007.

Landgren, Kajsa Öron Akupunktur, Livoniaprint, 2008.

Maciocia, Giovanni The Foundations of Chinese Medicine, Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 2005.

Mao-Liang, Qiu Chinese Acupunctureand Moxibustion, Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 1993.

Nielsen, Arya., 2012. Gua Sha. A Traditional Technique for Modern Practice, 2nd ed. Elsevier, Edinburgh.

Pöyhönenm, Reijo Akupunktur, KinesiskLäkekonst, Tallinna Raama tutriikikoja OU,Laki 26,Tallinn 12 915, Estland, 2012.

Xinnong, Cheng Chinese Acupunctureand Moxibustion, Foreign Languages Press Beijing, 1999.

Scientific evidence for TCM (TEAM) and acupuncture
World Health Organization, WHOdefines legal status of Traditional Chinese Medicine, TCMand Complimentary medicine.

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Miscellaneous links
Swedish acupuncture association guides through main aspects of TCM, articles on TCM, TCM education in Sweden, and acupuncture clinics location nationwide
30 October to 3 November 1989, WHOin a scientific WHO report: A Proposed Standard International Acupuncture NomenclatureacknowledgedStandardized Scalp Acupuncturelines as an official micro-acupuncture system in the line with ear acupuncture
American Journal of Acupuncture
is a database of references on acupuncture in the English language.
Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine, JTCM
is the English Edition of JTCM (appeared in 1981), being the earliest and the most authoritative TCM magazine with the largest circulation in China. It is an international quarterly devoted to clinical and theoretical research in this branch of medicine
BBC documentary on acupuncture
a page thatis verywell stockedwithinformation and articles onacupuncture andChinese medicine
a video “ Acupuncture for Paralysis” placed on the site of Chinese Academy of Scalp Acupuncture